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Old 12-05-2020, 08:08 AM   #1
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Stolen Catalytic Converter

Well, here's a good one. About 3 weeks ago the catalytic converter on our motorhome was stolen. The exhaust line was sawed off to get the converter. Must have used a portable power saw. This happened in a fenced and gated storage lot. Sheriff's Dept. said this is a growing problem throughout Florida. The metals in the converter are worth money and prompting the robberies. $1,600 later the rig is ready and we are now in another lot with cameras, better lighting and barbed wire fencing. Still no guarantee, but a bit safer. Can''t say any rig is entirely secure. Just an information post.
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Its been a hot topic recently with a couple active threads.

https://www.irv2.com/forums/f101/sto...er-514547.html

https://www.irv2.com/forums/f258/cat...es-515774.html
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Old 12-05-2020, 09:24 AM   #3
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Happens a lot here in So Cal.
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Sorry to hear that but thats why we pay for insurance.
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Sorry to hear that but thats why we pay for insurance.
We should not have to pay insurance to support crooks. These thieves are becoming more common.

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