Smog Check in Chicago
Make sure your vehicle is functioning safely and optimally with a comprehensive smog test from Grand Auto Center Inc. Our expert technicians are certified and licensed to properly perform smog tests for any type of vehicle. We have the right technology and the expertise to inspect and certify that your vehicle passes all state laws and regulations. Our process is efficient and will have you in and out on the same day.
You can count on our professional service to get you what you need quickly and affordably. Contact (312) 226-1500 for all in the information you need and to schedule an appointment.Book An Appointment
Initial Consultations for Your Smog Test
Before beginning your smog check, our staff will speak with you to address your concerns and let you know how we can help. We will be happy to give you all the information you need, including an obligation-free estimate on our services.
Comprehensive Smog Inspection from Grand Auto Center Inc
When you bring your vehicle to our shop, you can count on receiving a full range of tests to make sure your vehicle is completely safe for you and the environment. Some of the ways we survey your vehicle include:
On-Board Diagnostic Test
During this test, a computer will measure your vehicle computation system to make sure that all of your components are function properly and reporting correct information.
Two Speed Idle Check
This test is performed to measure exhaust emissions from your tailpipe. Your engine will be run at high speeds to monitor the CO2 emissions and compare it with your vehicle’s output at lower speeds. This test is a fast and accurate way of checking your vehicle’s emissions.
Acceleration Simulation Mode
This is a cost-effective method of monitoring your vehicle’s gas emissions, typically reserved for older vehicles. This process involves using a dynamometer and gas-analyzer to simulate your vehicle’s performance and output on the road.
Reliable Results from a Professional Smog Station
After the testing phase, our technicians will provide you with the results that our equipment provided on your vehicle’s emission levels. You will receive something called the Vehicle Inspection Report, which will give you all the important information regarding the safety of your vehicle.
Thorough Emission Testing at Our Smog Center
When testing your vehicle, there are certain emissions that are measured to ensure that you will pass. During our comprehensive testing, our technicians will monitor:
- Carbon Monoxide
- Carbon Dioxide
- Fuel dependent hydrocarbons
- Nitric Oxide
By monitoring these five gases, our staff will be able to give you a detailed report on the safety of your car.
An Affordable Smog Shop
Our smog test professionals are proud to offer low prices for our excellent and reliable service. We provide honest and upfront rates without any hidden fees. Take steps to ensure the safety of your vehicle without putting too much strain on your finances.
Smog Testing for All Vehicles
Our smog check experts can test any type of vehicle, including large trucks, SUVs, motorhomes, vans, and regular cars. You can trust in our service for a fast and dependable smog test for a wide range of automobiles.
What if I Fail My Smog Check?
If by chance, your vehicle fails the smog test, we will then recommend that you service your complications. We can then retest your vehicle once you have restored your car issues to make sure they have been resolved. It is important to note that any vehicle that has failed inspection can be ticketed by law enforcement. We’ll make sure that you have the appropriate resources so that your vehicle is up to code.
The Number One Choice for Your Smog Check
We are the smart choice in Chicago for fast and thorough smog testing. Put your trust in Grand Auto Center Inc for great service and dependable results. Give us a call today to find out more about how we can ensure your safety on the road.