The job of an auto technician in California is by no means straightforward and easy. To begin with, the actual work is hot and dirty, to say the least. You get covered in oil and dirt when dealing with the customers’ vehicles.
Many residents of Los Angeles who need a SMOG check will go online and look for a SMOG shop “near me”. There is nothing wrong with that, because getting your car smogged is nothing short of a pain, so the nearest SMOG shop will do.
Official “accusations” by the Bureau of Automotive Repair are a matter of public record. You can search for them. However, if you should happen to be the target of an accusation, you still have rights. But you should bear one thing in mind, and that is that trying to handle an accusation by the Bureau […]
Disputes are never fun. This is especially true when you are a SMOG station owner or technician and you receive a notification from the Bureau of Automotive Repair. Unfortunately, this is a David and Goliath situation.
As a smog technician or smog repair shop your STAR Program rating is your bread and butter. People from Los Angeles to San Francisco, San Diego to Eureka here in California, have to get their cars smogged, but if you are threatened with a Bureau of Automotive Repair invalidation, your business probably won’t survive. For […]