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Old 07-17-2009, 06:45 AM   #1
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Forced Induction and Inspection

I've been thinking about getting the turbo setup from FWerks. My only problem is getting the car to pass via the computer. In the emissions county I'm in, they could care less about the visual inspection. All they tell me is that it needs to pass via the computer. I was thinking about getting a header with an updated tune, and many people have said that would pass the computer portion of the inspection. Is it safe to say that the turbo would also pass, as long as there weren't any codes showing up due to the tune. Thanks in advance!





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NC you have to pass a OBDII test meaning no CEL or codes can show , you tuner should be able to make this happen even with a turbo

You also have to be able to pass a visual inspection in NC if you have to do the same in Tx then this will be harder to do

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When i Lived in Tx i had friends that did the inspections and i would give them $10 and they would give me an inspection sticker
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I'm sure I won't have a problem if the tune from the turbo can delete any codes.
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;2844176]I'm sure I won't have a problem if the tune from the turbo can delete any codes.
It does.
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As long as you don't have a CEL then you should be good, unless you fail the sniffer test. Visual inspection is lights, wipers, brakes, tires. They shouldn't even pop the hood unless they're aligning your lights.

Did you know in the state of Texas you HAVE to have wipers, but not a windshield....lol.
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