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Join Date: Feb 2008
Location: Covina, Ca.
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Pulled over by BAR today, more then just visual inspections
Tried to do a search for BAR (Bureau Auto Repair) but BAR was too short.
Driving down the road today and came across a check point with a couple officers and some BAR technicians who were spot checking Diesel cars/trucks.
Looked under the hood, looked under the truck (CAT and DPF visual). Connected to the OBDII port. Stuck a probe in the exhaust. Finished with a test on soot levels which involved some sort of white material which was drawn over the exhaust tip. Had me rev it a few times then they removed the piece and measured the amount of discoloration due to soot, I'm guessing.
Guess I was ok, but other then the actual smog checks which they are to begin mailing in January with registration renewals, if this is what we will be facing, were ****ed.
'08 F250 6.4L Lariat 4x4 CC/SRW fully loaded, special ordered
6" Fabtech 2.25 dual shock lift w/18" AR wheels, 35" Toyo AT's
Avic-Z2 Nav/Stereo w/iPod, Bluetooth, XM NavTraffic
(2) Rear headrest mnt DVD entertainment systems
Banks CAI, Dual Exhaust, Six-Gun, Speed Brake & iQ (test vehicle)
Bushwacker Fender Flares
Ravelco Anti Theft Device
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Last edited by smotrs; 05-26-2009 at 04:24 PM.