Emission repair Phoenix trusts…
When your car needs an emissions repair performed, bringing it to Chelsee’s AC & Brake Emporeum will ensure that it is repaired professionally. Our technicians know the ins and outs of all major models’ emissions systems, and we are also familiar with foreign cars, antiques, and classics.
We can repair the emissions system of any vehicle on the road!
Each of our mechanics has a high level of experience in the field of emissions repair and testing, and they use their knowledge to resolve issues in a timely manner. It’s inconvenient to have your car in the shop for days on end, so we do everything we can to get you in and out fast, even when complex repairs are needed.
We’ll stand behind our work with a quality guarantee so that you can have confidence leaving your car with us, whether it’s for a few hours or just for a day or two!
Chelsee’s AC & Brake Emporeum can perform the testing needed to determine if your vehicle emissions are within the accepted range or if you need our emissions repair services. An experienced team performs all emissions testing to get your vehicle up to standard. Then, once the work is done, we’ll do post-testing to make sure the repairs have done the job.
Sometimes, the only way to get directly to the cause is a hybrid approach – part diagnostics and part old-fashioned inspection. It takes a little more time to do things right, but that’s what makes us different!
From start to finish, Chelsee’s AC & Brake Emporeum has your emissions repairs and service needs covered!
Phoenix AZ Emissions Repair Services
Arizona state laws, as well as the federal government, have put emissions standards into place, but many drivers are taking emissions very seriously, even if they aren’t required to – yet. Besides the fact that it is mandated by law, there are a lot of good reasons to have keep your vehicle emissions in check:
- Better fuel economy
- Longer time between oil changes
- Increased performance
- Less impact on the environment
Chelsee’s AC & Brake Emporeum can guarantee that you enjoy all of these benefits when you choose us as your Phoenix emissions specialists!
It’s a good idea to stay ahead of the curve on issues that affect the environment, because the government is only apt to get stricter about these things rather than more lenient.
Before making the repairs you need, we do complete emissions testing, as well as checking connected systems like the fuel injection system and all connected sensors.
There are various emissions testing procedures. Depending on the year model of your vehicle, Chelsee’s AC & Brake Emporeum will use the one that is most effective for determining emissions issues. For vehicles built after 1996 can usually be tested with on-board diagnostics, but older vehicles – those with a model year between 1981 and 1995 – usually have to have more complex, hands-on testing done.
Either way, our staff is fully trained in the necessary testing methods for your vehicle!
Some of the individual parts we test include the catalytic converter, oxygen sensors, ERG valve, and the air injection pump. Only when we know each individual part is working correctly can we determine the cause of lowered emissions. The problem could be within the emissions system, or it could be in a related system.
Testing is two-fold. Once we have done the testing phase, we can tell if your emissions system is working properly. Then, if we find that it isn’t, we’ll get to work to determine which part is causing the problem. Some of the common causes for failed emissions testing include the following:
- Damaged catalytic converter – The catalytic converter can get damaged or clogged by high-performance fuel additives or due to regular use over tens of thousands of miles. Repairing it or replacing it can solve your emissions issues.
- Loose or leaking gas cap – An easy problem to remedy, a leaking gas cap can be taken care of by most drivers. A gas cap that seals properly is inexpensive and fixes the problem immediately!
- Evaporative emission control system defect – Many hoses and vents make up this complex system, so it’s important to check them all. Some auto repair garages won’t take the time to find the issue when it relates to the EVAP system because it can be tedious, recommending expensive and needless repairs instead.
- Clogged air filter – In many cases, the air filter could be too dirty and give you a false reading from your emissions test. Chelsee’s AC & Brake Emporeum will check and replace the air filter if needed before testing to ensure accurate results.
- Worn-out spark plugs – Spark plugs should be replaced every 30,000 miles or so. If not, they can lead to increased emissions and pollution from your vehicle, not to mention decreased performance.
- Too rich air-fuel mixture – In some cases, the oxygen sensor may be to blame, but injectors can be the problem here, too.
These things, as well as countless other emissions system issues, are readily repairable by car care experts like Chelsee’s AC & Brake Emporeum. We have most of the parts on hand that we need to make these and other common repairs, so you’ll never have to wait more than a day or two to get the necessary repairs.
If one of these things is the reason for lowered emissions, the good news is that they are pretty easy fixes! Drivers who know their way around an engine may choose to do some of these repairs themselves, but we’re more than happy to make basic and complicated repairs for Phoenix drivers who don’t have the knowledge, tools, or time to do emissions repair work themselves.
We know what most car owners think… emissions repairs just sounds expensive. However, depending on what’s causing the problem, your repair could cost less than $200 including parts and labor, or it could be well over $1,000 if major component, such as the catalytic converter, needs replacing.
Before you stress out completely over the numbers, call or come by and let Chelsee’s AC & Brake Emporeum give you an accurate estimate for your repairs. You may find out that your worrying has been for nothing! Our estimates are done honestly and to the best of our knowledge so that you can be prepared for the fees associated with your emissions repair.
Chelsee’s AC & Brake Emporeum also offers financing options if you need them! Over 90% of drivers who apply for our in-house financing are approved. Approved drivers will have the ability to space out payments and plan for expensive repairs.
Emission Repair Phoenix AZ Can Really Trust!
We know that emissions repairs are a matter of trust between the driver and the repair facility. After all, you, the driver, can’t hear or see an emissions deficiency, so you have to rely on experts with professional testing equipment to tell you if things are looking good or if repairs are in your future.
Therefore, it’s important to have a trusting relationship with your Phoenix emissions repair shop!
Chelsee’s AC & Brake Emporeum works hard every day to be a company that is worthy of Phoenix driver’s business. Here are a few of the ways we instill trust with our customers:
Chelsee’s AC & Brake Emporeum is a Recognized Repair Facility by the Arizona Department of Environmental Quality.
While garages can’t be officially endorsed by the ADEQ, they can be recognized for excellent service. Our commitment to upholding superior repair qualifications and maintaining the appropriate training to repair Arizona emissions to the ADEQ’s standards has led to our distinction as a ‘Recognized Repair Facility.’ We have extensive service experience in emissions repairs and have earned the ADEQ’s stamp of approval, which means that your car, truck, or SUV will be safe in our skilled hands.
To ensure that our customers feel safe using our services, we’re always available and happy to answer questions they may have before, during, or after emissions testing.
We treat people with a high level of respect and will go the extra mile to make sure that individual needs are met. This includes questions concerning the type of vehicle you drive, its age, and penalties for not having a sticker in the windshield that says you’re good to go where emissions are concerned! We can go over the state laws and standards for your vehicle’s emissions so that you know what’s expected of you now and what will need to be done in the future to keep you compliant. Chelsee’s AC & Brake Emporeum always has time for our customers!
Since you’re coming to a highly rated emission repair shop Phoenix drivers already trust, you will quickly recognize that we pay utmost attention to all of the small details.
It’s the little things that add up to great customer care, and in every single service, big or small, we are precise and thorough every step of the way. All of Chelsee’s AC & Brake Emporeum team members take pride in our excellent customer service because we realize that customers want to feel important. You won’t feel as valued as you do at Chelsee’s AC & Brake Emporeum anywhere else… that’s a promise!
Coming to Chelsee’s AC & Brake Emporeum for emissions testing and repair is a smart choice because we truly care about building a relationship with each customer, and we’ll go to great lengths to make sure it’s a strong one!
What Sets Chelsee’s AC & Brake Emporeum Apart
We want to make it hassle-free to have an emissions repair performed in Phoenix, AZ, by charging reasonable rates and having flexible appointment scheduling. Each job is given our full attention, and we’ll get it done as soon as possible.
At Chelsee’s AC & Brake Emporeum, we want to build lasting relationships with our customers!
There may not be a sign that your emissions are suffering. Some drivers monitor their vehicle’s performance closely, but the majority does not. You might notice smoke coming from the tailpipe or a strong fuel odor, but if these things don’t happen, there’s virtually no way to tell that you need emissions repair.
Of course, it’s easy to tell if you have an emissions problem when the oil light or the check engine light is illuminated. That’s a clear sign you need to bring your vehicle in for testing and repairs. But if your car or truck hasn’t given you a sign yet, your best bet is to stick to a regular emissions testing schedule.
We want Phoenix drivers to know that maintenance is the best emissions care we can possible recommend, so don’t hesitate to have your vehicle checked out periodically and have the emissions-related systems maintained as needed. If you’re hoping to avoid major repair costs, proper maintenance and regular service is our best advice!
Chelsee’s AC & Brake Emporeum can help you set up a testing schedule that makes it convenient for you to keep up with yearly services so that you never miss one! We can arrange for testing to be done during other services such as oil changes and tire rotations. This makes it easy and hassle free for you to keep your vehicle emissions in check.
Don’t let a failing emissions system damage the environment or cause you to get a hefty fine when the solution is so easy… Chelsee’s AC & Brake Emporeum can make the repairs you need quickly and affordably!
Give us a call today for the highest quality emission repair Phoenix relies on. Chelsee looks forward to hearing from you! Click (602) 242-1253