Only Smog is Star Certified in Fontana, Inland Empire and all of California
How will the STAR Program impact consumers in Fontana and the Inland Empire region?
DMV has started mailing registration renewal notices to consumers with vehicle registration due in January 2013, some will required to have the vehicle inspected in at a STAR certified stations. Some of these consumers can choose to get smog check to Gold shield and Test-Only stations until December 31, 2012 before the new STAR program begins.
When does the STAR Program begin?
STAR Program will begin January 01, 2013
What if a consumers in Fontana and the Inland Empire region receives a DMV registration renewal notice without a reference to a STAR-certified station?
Consumers that receive a DMV notice but are not directed a STAR-certified station can go to any Test-Only or Test and Repair station whether or not it is a STAR-certified station.
How do consumers in the Fontana and Inland Empire region find a STAR-certified station?
Contact BAR toll free at (800) 952-5210 BAR agent’s are able to speak with consumers over 170 languages though AT&T Language line services. You may also go to www.smogcheck.ca.gov, on the left side click “Quick Hits” then choose “Find Station”, you will find our shop in the Fontana and Inland Empire region of California.
Only Smog is Star Certified in Fontana and Inland Empire smog check
How to identify a STAR-certified station?
A station must have all the requirements such as signage, license posting, record keeping, invoicing, required tools and equipment, and manual keeping.
What if consumer needs financial assistance to pass Smog Check?
Consumer Assistance Program is being offered by Bureau of Automotive Repair who will be qualified for financial assistance for smog check repairs and also for retirement of the vehicle.