Re: [DML] Re: overnight running in garage
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Re: [DML] Re: overnight running in garage

David Teitelbaum wrote:

>And how does the catalytic convertor eliminate CO? Co is created by
>burning hydrocarbons. As long as the motor is running you are creating
>CO and in an enclosed space you are also using up all of the oxygen!
>David Teitelbaum
>vin 10757

I'm not really up on my catalyst chemistry, but oxidation of carbon 
monoxide to carbon one of the primary functions of a 
three-way catalytic converter. CO2 is not poisonous, but a lack of 
oxygen wouldn't be good, you're absolutely right. However if there was 
enough getting into the garage to keep the engine running....



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