Here’s a news alert. You may already know that the Bureau of Automotive Repair issued a letter on January 7, 2015 , that, beginning March 9, 2015, SMOG check stations must use an OBD inspection system to test the following vehicles:
- 2000 and newer model-year gasoline power vehicles (unless over 14,000 lbs. GVWR or those without OBDII)
- 1998 and newer diesel powered vehicles and
- All hybrid vehicls
Other restrictions and specifications apply (read the official notice, here).
Bureau of Automotive Repair Citations
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