Friday, 29 July 2022 13:31

Amid 'Rampant' Catalytic Converter Thefts in Chicago, Parts Shortage Also Frustrates Victims

Written by Tara Molina, CBS 2

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Chicago has seen a string of catalytic converter thefts. They've been stolen at all hours of the night around the city and replacing them is becoming more and more difficult.

Drivers and auto shops are struggling to make repairs. CBS 2's Tara Molina spoke to a woman who's had to go weeks without her car and she's not alone.


With parts hard to come by, those dealing with the growing theft are up against waits for the part and an appointment with a body shop that can help are also overwhelmed.


To read more, see CBS 2.