Catalytic Converter Theft

The Nonprofit

A nonprofit that provides transportation services for those with special needs.

The Situation

Thieves broke in and stole 18 catalytic converters off of their fleet vehicles in a single night. 

The Resolution

There is a nationwide backorder on OEM catalytic converters. NIA learned that the aftermarket converters do not seem to work – creating an error code and needing replacement shortly after they are installed. NIA is still awaiting 11 OEM catalytic converters for this member. 

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