Inspections and Emissions

Some states require regular safety inspections and/or emissions inspections on cars and trucks. At Advantage Automotive, we are well-equipped and trained to perform these inspections. Our technicians can also perform multi-point inspections on your vehicles as needed.


These are some of the inspection services we offer.


Emissions and Smog Testing

At Advantage Automotive, we help our Temecula customers’ cars run as cleanly and efficiently as they possibly can. We provide a range of emissions testing services to ensure that your car is running and driving its best, as well as complying with all local smog regulations. Should a problem arise with any of your vehicle’s emission systems, we provide the parts and expertise to get you back on the road. Advantage Automotive can replace mufflers/catalytic converters, refill diesel exhaust fluid, and make sure the full range of filters in your vehicle’s exhaust system are working perfectly.


CA State Certified Emissions Repair Facility

A state certified emissions repair facility is a privately owned motor vehicle repair facility, licensed to repair emission-related failures. The repair facility must employ a CERT (Certified Emissions Repair Technician) who has passed a state-required training program. Advantage Automotive is a CA state certified emissions repair facility. Contact us at 951-693-0030 or visit us today for emission-related repairs and services.


CA State Certified Emissions Test Facility

Did you know that the Motor Vehicle Commission requires you to take your motor vehicle for an emissions inspection every year? This kind of testing is administered through a network of privately owned (but certified) auto repair shops. The auto repair shops carry their official Test Center number. Advantage Automotive is a CA state certified emissions test facility. At our auto repair shop, we can perform emissions testing on all eligible vehicles regardless of fuel type or model year. Visit our shop or call us at 951-693-0030 to make an appointment.


CA State Inspection Station

CA state inspection stations are privately owned, but government certified, inspection stations throughout CA. Advantage Automotive is a CA state inspection station. For your state inspection needs visit or call our auto shop at 951-693-0030.