A rattling sound from underneath your car. These are market indicators once we receive your serial number we will be able to give you a more accurate quote.
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How to tell if a catalytic converter is worth money. Let s say that platinum is worth 100 per ounce in today s market you find a car that has a catalytic converter and you somehow know the amount of platinum recovered from it. Look up the car recycling center s website online to see their pricing and other important information. How much your catalytic converters are worth depends on a few factors.
The value of catalytic converters per piece comes from many buyers doing large assays of the same type of cats knowing what the recovery of precious metals will be from the inside and then being able to use a formula based on the spot market pricing on the platinum palladium and rhodium markets to create a price. Call specialty metals smelters and refiners at 800 426 2344 to discuss the converters that you have on hand. We ll help you understand the converters that you have and explain their potential value.
If the pieces of ceramic inside your catalytic converter break up into smaller pieces you may be able to hear them rattling around inside it when the engine is starting running or when your car hits a bump or a pothole. In fact most websites will give you a quote as well. How do you know how much you ll get paid for your catalytic converter.
Ship your catalytic converters and get paid. Recyclables allow even the smallest business to make money selling old parts especially the catalytic converter. A main character in reducing emissions and pollutants produced by the combustion engine a catalytic converter is.
How to sell catalytic converter. The market prices at the time of settlement for the platinum and the other precious metals that can be reclaimed from your catalytic converters. We have always bought scrap catalytic converters but we are now giving our customers more information about read more.
Check the current scrap catalytic converter prices from rockaway recycling. On average there are between 3 7 grams of platinum group metals in a standard catalytic converter but the amount varies based on manufacturer and model. How much platinum group metal is in a catalytic converter.
Assuming none of the inside honeycomb was missing or damaged and assuming that the recovery goes perfectly well maybe you will able get 0 5 ounces of platinum out of it which multiply by 100 per ounce would equal 50. Unlocking the dollars from the precious metals that catalytic converters contain. A great plan for making money is to sell salvaged and recyclable materials for cash.