1996 Lincoln Town Car Q&A

1996 Lincoln Town Car Question: what causes the cadalystic converter to go

what would make you have to replace the catalystic converter -
Answer 1
The regular lifetime of a catalytic converter is about 100,000 miles and it will be greatly effected by the fuel quality, engine performance ( poorly maintained engine put more stress on the converter), oil quality and also the mechanical condition of the engine. Zee -
Answer 2
To suppliment Zee's thought -- A huge killer of converters is when your engine is wasting fuel and dumping it out the exhaust. Fuel raises already very high temperatures to a new level, and the abnormal heat causes damage. -