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How to put an alarm on the catalytic converter?

How to put an alarm on the catalytic converter?

We can provide you with information on installing an alarm on a catalytic converter.

One of the most effective ways to protect your car from catalytic converter theft is to install an alarm. There are several types of alarms available that you can choose from based on your budget and vehicle type. Generally, the alarms range from $29.99 to $179.99.

The installation process is relatively easy, and many customers install the alarm themselves or have a local mechanic do it. Installation time only takes about 5 minutes and the following steps outline the process:

Step 1: Open up the product box and remove the alarm. Pull the plastic tab out from the bottom of the alarm to activate the batteries inside (3 AAA).

Step 2: Inside the included plastic bag you will find two stainless steel straps and one heat guard pad. Place the guard on the back of the alarm.

Step 3: Locate the exhaust pipe on your vehicle. Depending on your vehicle some parts of your exhaust pipe might be easier to access than others.

Step 4: Run both stainless steel straps through each end of the alarm. You will see openings on the backside of the alarm at the top and bottom.

Step 5: Find a suitable section of the exhaust pipe to attach the alarm to and fasten both straps around the exhaust pipe or tailpipe.

Step 6: Lastly, turn on your alarm using the remote control. Once it's in "guard mode" open and close your vehicle door. You should hear two warning beeps. This means your alarm was set up properly.

By installing an alarm on your catalytic converter, you can rest assured that your vehicle is protected from theft.

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