What is the Cost of a Smog Check in California?

Answer California law requires that all vehicles (with few exceptions) be inspected and repaired to comply with auto emissions standards to register or renew registration. Residents of certain specified c... Read More »

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What is the difference between a smog check&a smog test?

In California, the difference between a Smog Test and a Smog Check is where the inspection may occur. Drivers receiving Department of Motor Vehicle (DMV) paperwork should pay particular attention t... Read More »

How much does a smog check cost?

The cost of a smog check is not regulated, so it is best to always shop around. Check online to find the best deals ($25 to $40 is a pretty standard range - see References 2 and 3 for prices in yo... Read More »

How much does a smog check in san diego cost?

Because smog check prices are not set by any government agency, they can vary from station to station. The lowest price can be found by calling or visiting smog check locations near you. Generally,... Read More »

What year was the california smog exemption?

The California smog exemption that is currently in effect for non-diesel vehicles became effective on April 1, 2005. Another smog exemption applying to diesel cars and trucks became effective on Ja... Read More »