Originally Posted by TiStick
I hope it works out for you. Sniffer might be OK, but a sharp eyed tech might get you on the visual.
Got any relatives who live in the boonies? No smog check.....
You won't have to smog the car until about 2018. CA no longer does sniffers, even if you did, a little ethanol will help you pass it. As long as you're not throwing any CELs, you should be fine. Most techs don't hassle you.