Tag: Smog Check Defeat Devices

As technology advances, the world seems to get smaller, especially when it comes to the shipping of goods. In California we have access to goods from around the world. Want to order a Celtic-style door made in Scotland for your house? Photo credit: woodleywonderworks via Foter.com / CC BY It can be purchased and shipped [...]
Let’s get straight to the point, looking under the hood of a Bureau of Automotive Repair Undercover Vehicle is like an Adventure in Wonderland experience. Expert SMOG technicians may see the landscape as familiar, but nothing is as it seems. The OBDII systems testing appears to be working like it should, but it’s really not. [...]
Santa Monica, California - May 31, 2018. Automotive Defense Specialists, a law firm working in cases and actions defending against California's Bureau of Automotive Repair, is announcing an open letter by attorney William Ferreira on the issue of so-called "SMOG check defeat devices." The Bureau of Automotive Repair announced, on April 4, 2018, a "sting [...]
Editor's Note: this is blog post about an open letter from lead attorney William Ferreira to the Bureau of Automotive Repair on the issue of SMOG check simulators, accusations, and Interim Suspension Orders. If you are a station owner and/or technician affected by Bureau of Automotive Repair actions, please reach out to our office for [...]