Smog Information

Is My Car Ready for a Smog?

May 30, 2018

Most 1996 and new vehicles have on board computers called an On Board Diagnostics II monitors (OBDII). OBDII contains information which is used to conduct smog tests, and determine smog
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General Motors Drive Cycle For Smog Check

May 30, 2018

In order to get all your OBD2 monitors for your GM (Chevy, Buick, Cadillac, GMC, Pontiac, Oldsmobile) vehicle ready, please perform the following steps: Start the vehicle from a cold
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Toyota Drive Cycle OBDII Readiness Monitors

May 30, 2018

Toyota has various OBD2 readiness monitors for emissions testing, and by conducting a Toyota Drive cycle, you can activate and ready the Toyota ODBII sensors. If your smog technician tells
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Ford Motors Drive Cycle Readiness for Smog Check

May 30, 2018

Ford Escort and Ford Probe 1.8L Engine Prequisites: Cold Start, Fuel level between 15% and 85%. All accessories off Start the vehicle and idle for 5 minutes. While in park
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Chrysler Drive Cycle – ODB2 Readiness Monitors

May 29, 2018

In order to determine if your Jeep, Dodge, or Chrysler vehicle is ready for an emissions test, first check the MIL (check engine light). Turn on the ignition to ON,
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Honda and Acura Drive Cycle

May 29, 2018

The Honda and Acura Drive Cycle is included in recent owners manuals. Additionally, Honda and Acura will indicate, on vehicle startup of the readiness monitors are set. When you turn the
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