Why cranking noise from the catalsyt pot after starting engine


Asked by May 31, 2014 at 04:09 PM about the 1998 Honda CR-V

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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Could be dumping a little fuel that doe,s not burn in engine,it will give you a rattle sound as gas goes threw cat.If sound is staying there after engine is warm,check cat. converter.

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Is it glowing red? If so may be stopped up.

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never had this problem,good to know in case I ever hear a crackling,

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