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Catalytic Converter

S&B Mufflers And Brakes

Specializes in replacement of catalytic converters. We are locally owned and operate in Hayes, Va. We specialize in the repair of mufflers, exhaust systems, and catalytic converters. These components are crucial to your vehicle's performance. Although noise reduction is a major goal in maintaining and repairing exhaust systems, optimal fuel efficiency is also realized. it also is important in reducing harmful emissions. A properly functioning exhaust system not only sounds better, it also increases gas mileage and is better for the environment. Our highly trained exhaust technicians have many years of experience with the ability to install universal or direct fit catalytic converters. We carry on hand in stock a large coverage of catalytic converters
for domestic and foreign cars and trucks. 

We offer you a FREE EXHAUST INSPECTION and provide you with a no obligation estimate to repair your vehicle. So for your muffler, catalytic converter and/or exhaust system repairs…Visit S&B Mufflers And Brakes
because we are.Your Complete Exhaust Solution....Guaranteed!

What Is A Catalytic Converter ?

One of the most important components of your exhaust system is the catalytic converter. We’ve all heard of it, many of us have had to replace one, but many people have no idea what it does. Put simply, the catalytic converter, commonly called a cat, converts some of the more dangerous substances in your engine exhaust into safer emissions.

The process uses a catalyst to initiate a chemical reaction in the combustion emissions. Most models used today are called three way converters, because they convert the three most abundant pollutants into less toxic substances. Carbon Monoxide and excess Hydrocarbons are oxidised to create carbon dioxide and water, and nitrogen oxides undergo a reduction reaction to produce nitrogen.