These vehicles receive a *seven year exemption (from model year) and are categorized in two groups (1982 and newer / 1981 and older) for emission-testing purposes.
* Exemption period will transfer to a new owner only until the sixth year (from model year).
Vehicles in this category require enhanced emissions testing every two years at Air Care Colorado stations once the exemption period expires.
For locations and hours, please call 303-456-7090 or visit Air Care.
These vehicles require testing every year at either an Air Care Colorado or independent testing station.
For locations, call 303-456-7090 or visit Air Care Colorado.
Newly purchased vehicles require a new emission test unless more than 12 months remains on the vehicle’s seven year exemption period.