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Monthly Archives: May 2023

Essential Tips to Ensure a Successful Smog Test

Essential Tips to Ensure a Successful Smog Test

Getting a smog check can sometimes feel like a nerve-wracking experience. As a responsible driver in New York, you want to make sure your vehicle meets the required emissions standards and passes the test with flying colors. To help you breeze through your smog check, we've compiled a list of essential tips and tricks that will lead you to successful results. Maintain Regular Vehicle Maintenance: Regular maintenance is crucial in keeping your vehicle's emissions system in good shape. Please do not forget to follow the recommended maintenance schedule outlined in your vehicle's owner's manual.  Drive Your Vehicle Before the Test: We recommend warming your vehicle up and taking your car for a drive at least 20 minutes before taking it for the smog check. This ensures accurate results when the techs test to see if the catalytic converter works effectively. And it'll ... read more

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