[easingslider id=”45″]

Smog Check for Garden Grove
Auto Research Center Garden Grove – Since 1965

Orange County Star Certified Test Only Smog Check


We smog check ALL vehicles for smog certificate including diesels, hybrids, motorhomes, propane and natural gas.  STAR stations are Smog Check stations that meet higher performance standards established by the Bureau of Automotive Repair.  We have been serving our Garden Grove neighbors since 1965. grosscar-140

Independent Family Business.

For most people a smog check is not fun or convenient. So, we want make the process as easy and enjoyable as possible for you. We genuinely care about your car and your experience, and it shows. Our first-time customers continually become our long term customers time and time again.  We are a Test Only smog Station.  We do not do repairs.  We want your vehicle to PASS.   We smog ALL vehicles including Heavy Duty Trucks, RV’s & Gross Polluters.

We guarantee you a smog certificate or one FREE retestIf yourpassfreetestjpg80 vehicle fails, you can repair it your self or at any other facility.  Other stations require you to let them do the repairs for you to receive the free retest.

All smog checks are NOT equal.  Compare our procedures with others.

NO bait and switch.  Our price is the FINAL price!!!!

Extra Services Auto Research Other Smog Stations
  • Electronic Transmission
NO extra charge EXTRA Charge of $3 to $5
  • OBD II, 1996 & Newer Vehicles
NO extra charge EXTRA Charge of $5 to $10
  • Retest
FREE Only free if they do repairs
  • No DMV Papers