How to Quick Clean Catalytic Converter with AUTOOL Kit

This instruction will show you guide on how to clean catalytic converter without removing it by AUTOOL kit.

 

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Procedures:

Removing Oxygen Sensor

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Disconnecting wire harness and any wire clip

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Spray WD-40 a few times and leave it for a few minutes to penetrate

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After 4 minutes, use 22 mm wrench for undoing the oxygen sensor and be careful with the wire not get twisted.

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For the cleaning agent, we use a bottle of water the rest with carpet cleaner (you can use other cleaners like seafoam or specific catalytic converter cleaner)

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After putting the whole bottle into the canister , it will be filled till here, then close the cap

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Connecting the sharp air, set pressure on 60psi, when we open the lower valve it will spray like this

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Put the tip in oxygen sensor hole and open the lover valve spray the whole cleaner onto the catalytic converter

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When the cleaner is finished, closing the lower valve and putting the oxygen sensor back.

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Spraying some cleaner to clean oxygen sensor. The oxygen sensors won’t get dirty unless you have some serious problem like a bad fuel injector or a bad spark plug

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Start the engine. It should push all the dirt out of the tailpipe.

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Clean is finish.

 

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