Converter — this reliable and simple device which does not need service. In order that term of its service was maximum, it is necessary to observe the following requirements.
Do not use etilirovanny gasoline in the car equipped with catalytic converter as lead will cover precious metals in a catalyst lattice, reducing their efficiency and as a result will put out of action the catalyst.
Always contain ignition and food systems in good repair.
Do not maintain the car with faulty system of ignition before malfunction elimination.
If at operation of the engine the control lamp of engine management lights up, it is necessary to address as soon as possible on service station. If the control system of the engine is damaged, except increase in fuel consumption and deterioration of dynamic characteristics of the engine catalytic converter can fail.
Do not start up the engine by means of towage.
Do not switch off ignition at high frequency of rotation of the engine.
Do not use an additive to fuel and engine oil as they can contain the substances, capable to injure catalytic converter.
Do not use the car if from an exhaust pipe the smoke of dark blue color is allocated.
After an engine stop release system the long time continues to radiate heat therefore it is necessary to avoid a car parking on a grass and dry leaves.
Remember that converter is fragile, therefore avoid blows at removal it or other elements of system of release.