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Old 08-19-2009, 12:17 PM   #1
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Question Smog?

i kno its probably a dumb question, but how do u deal with smog. or will it pass smog with the turbo
oh yea the question is for ppl in california, cuz cali is gay and has smog check


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as long as u have a legal cat ur good.
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Wtf??? There is no way you can have whatever mods you want as long as you have an OEM cat. CA is *the* strictest state. I see the only noticeable mod you have is a header. Easily covered with a heat shield. Or, better yet, you installed it after you got inspected. This guy is asking to go turbo.

To the OP, there is no way in hell you can *legally* turbo your car in CA. You have to "know someone" at a smog check. My advice...move to OR where they just have an OBDII scan, hah.
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Keep all stock parts.

Install for inspection, Install STOCK TUNE.

After Inspection RE-Install Turbo, ReFlash TUNE.

CHECK TUNE......



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haha how long will that all take to do?
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I could do it in half a day.


Ill say a weekend till you get use to your setup and find out the fastest and better ways to take things apart and in the right order.
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