CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — So what can you do to protect yourself against the theft of your catalytic converter?
Here are some tips that will reduce your chance of having it stolen.
Always park in a well-lit area close to building entrances.
Have a mechanic weld the converter to the frame of your vehicle.
And if you park in a garage, make sure the garage door is locked.
Install a vehicle alarm that's motion activated.
And engrave your vehicle identification number, or VIN, on your catalytic converter.
These tips should help lessen your chances your converter will be swiped.