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2464 Sepulveda Boulevard, Torrance

A Smog Check for One Vehicle Star Certified ​at BM PLUS Automotive 59% Off

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Specializing in German imports, and BMW in particular, technicians ensure all cars meet all smog regulations.

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Tamesha
4 ratings3 reviews
January 23, 2021
Very nice, speedy service and made me feel welcomed and comfortable. Thank you Joseph!
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Omar
1 ratings1 reviews
July 17, 2020
Very courteous and professional, took care of my smog check in about 15 minutes with my appointment and I was out. Highly recommend!
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Erica
2 ratings1 reviews
July 16, 2020
The mechanic was very kind and performed the inspection quickly. We had made an appointment and there was no delay. Price was good. I would return without any qualms.
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Megan
3 ratings3 reviews
November 9, 2020
Amazing, reasonably-priced and very quick service... Joseph (owner) is extremely polite and professional... I’ve gone to his shop a few times for smog checks and it’s a smooth and pleasant experience every time... I’ll definitely be sending business your way Joseph! Thank you!
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Rosario
1 ratings1 reviews
October 25, 2019
Very good service!
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Megan
3 ratings3 reviews
March 11, 2019
Great service, excellent customer service, quick and easy/in and out, good pricing!! Will gladly return.
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ming
2 ratings1 reviews
December 13, 2018
Joseph is very helpful and patient.
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MamaTOP REVIEWER
7 ratings6 reviews
November 2, 2018
He’s very nice and polite. Fast and great work! I’m very pleased
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About This Deal

  • A Smog Check for One Vehicle Star Certified

Catalytic Converters: Keeping Combustion Clean

Cleaner cars make for cleaner air. Learn how catalytic converters help with Groupon’s guide.

A car’s engine is a dirty place, and it produces even dirtier exhaust. Vapors exit the combustion chamber carrying a nasty trio of smog promoters: nitrogen oxides, hydrocarbons, and carbon monoxide. As these pollutants barrel through the exhaust manifold (the set of tubes that feeds exhaust from each cylinder into the exhaust pipe), there’s only one thing standing between them and the innocent air outside: the three-way catalytic converter.

Situated just before the muffler, the converter is home to honeycombed ceramic cores coated with some combination of platinum, rhodium, and palladium—three rare metals that interact with the main components of the pollutants. When exhaust enters, the metals trigger chemical reactions that heat the gasses and rearrange their molecules. Under their influence, nitrogen oxides splinter into pure oxygen and nitrogen, while hydrocarbons and carbon monoxide are oxidized into less-harmful carbon dioxide and simple water. Since their introduction during the 1975 model year, these unseen cleaners have made air more breathable and much tastier: the EPA estimates that cars built today are 98% cleaner than their counterparts from the 1960s.

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Promotional value expires 120 days after purchase. Amount paid never expires. May be repurchased every 90 days. Limit 1 per person, may buy 1 additional as gift. Limit 1 per visit. Valid only for option purchased. All goods or services must be used by the same person. Extra $11.25 fee for California state certification and electronic transmission fee upon a passed test. All vehicles must be 2000 or newer. Appointment required. Additional $10 fee for oversize vehicles. Not valid for RVs or box vans. This is a STAR location. Not valid with any other offers or promotions. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

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