Skip navigation
Massachusetts Vehicle Inspection Logo

cleaner air safer roads

» Find an inspection station
» What if my vehicle doesn't pass?
» Find an emissions repair shop
» Top 10 hotline questions
» Inspection and repair industry

Vehicle Maintenance Tip

Check for and replace any leaking, brittle, spongy or cracked hoses. Make sure the radiator hose clamps are tight to prevent leaks at the connections.
More Vehicle Maintenance Tips




About the Program: Regulations

Massachusetts Vehicle Check is a joint program of the Massachusetts Department of Transportation Registry of Motor Vehicles Division (MassDOT) and Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection (MassDEP). The authority for this program comes from MassDOT and MassDEP regulations.

Click here for a copy of MassDOT’s Vehicle Safety Inspection Regulations
Click here for a copy of MassDEP’s Vehicle Emissions Inspection Regulations

Back to top