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The Applus Inspection & Maintenance Solution

Out of the Box: The Applus Inspection and Maintenance Solution

Implementing a new vehicle emissions inspection program means dealing with everything from deciding on the right Vehicle Inspection Database (VID) to making sure your State Implementation Plan (SIP) includes provisions for generating the right air quality models to document attainment down the road.

The Applus Inspection & Maintenance Solution is the “out-of the box package” that takes the guesswork out of first-time emissions inspection program implementation. Our turnkey solutions take care of everything—from SIP attainment plan guidance, to VID and testing equipment implementation—thereby providing jurisdictions with a packaged solution for administering a successful contractor-managed program with minimal customized requirements.

Heavy Duty SAE J1667 Diesel Smoke Meter 

The heavy-duty diesel smoke meter is used in the stack of the vehicle being tested. This meter meets or exceeds the SAE J1667 specifications used in the U.S. and Canada for testing heavy duty vehicles and is approved in many states and provinces. The meter comes standard with the latest in Windows® software for testing and diagnostics. The meter operates from 12 volts DC or from an internal, included battery, and is light and easy to operate. The meter design is durable and made of lightweight, high strength steel. The meter includes a telescopic pole for effortless installation of the smoke head in the vehicle’s exhaust stack.