|SK Smog And Auto Repair||Business Hours|
|Mon- Fri. 8-6 p.m|
|Saturdays 8-5: p.m
|5105 Madison Avenue|
|Sacramento, Ca. 95841|
questions about the Smog Check Program
my vehicle required to get a Smog Check?
vehicle needs a Smog Check if it is more than six model years old and the
model year is 1976 or newer. (This does not yet include
Diesel vehicles 14,000lbs and under will be required to have a biennial smog
inspection starting January 1st, 2010 after the initial purchase of the
new vehicle. No six year exemption will apply.
is a STAR Station?
stations are Smog Check stations that meet higher performance standards
established by the Bureau of Automotive Repair. Some STAR stations
are licensed to perform only tests (Test Only station), while others are
licensed to perform both tests and repairs (Test and Repair station).
station is required to post a sign on the services it performs.
State law requires that a percentage of vehicles have their Smog Check
Inspection performed at a STAR station.
often does my vehicle have to be tested?
vehicle must be tested every other year. A Smog Check is also
required if you sell your vehicle and it is more than four model years
can I help my vehicle pass a Smog Check?
proper and regular vehicle maintenance according to your owner’s manual,
and not tampering with the emissions control equipment are keys to passing
the Smog Check. More Smog Check Tips
happens if my vehicle fails a Smog Check?
order to complete your registration, you will need to obtain the repairs
necessary for it to pass its Smog Check retest. Before beginning
repairs, find out if you are eligible for the Consumer
Assistance Program (CAP).
is CAP and how do I qualify?
Consumer Assistance Program (CAP) provides financial assistance to repair
or retire a vehicle that fails a Smog Check.
may also qualify if your income is within certain levels, regardless of
where you got your Smog Check. If you qualify based on income, a $20
co-pay is all that you need.
If you feel your vehicle is not worth repairing, the State may buy the
vehicle from you and have it scrapped at a local dismantler.
download the CAP application click
questions about the application call
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Elk Grove, Downtown Sacramento, North Highlands, Arden, East Sacramento,
Fair Oaks, Woodland, South Sacramento, Carmichael and surrounding areas!
Programa de Asistencia al Consumidor (CAP)
SK Smog And Auto Repair
5105 Madison Avenue
Sacramento, Ca. 95841