REMOVAL & INSTALLATION
- Remove the converter lower shield.
- Disconnect converter from front pipe or manifold.
- Disconnect converter from center pipe or tail pipe assembly.
- Remove catalytic converter.
- To install, reverse the removal procedures. Torque the converter nuts and bolts to 21 ft. lbs. (29 Nm) on the 3S-FE, 3S-GTE and 5S-FE engines, and to 32 ft. lbs. (43 Nm) for the other engines. Always use new clamps and exhaust seals, start the engine and check for leaks.