New York State Vehicle Inspections at Carbone Honda Yorkville

We make your safety our business. Buy from Carbone Honda Yorkville and never pay for a state inspection again!

  • Inspection sticker and annual cost is covered for the life of the vehicle with purchase of a new or used car from Carbone Honda Yorkville
  • Consumer is responsible for all vehicle repairs following inspection

Learn more about NY State Inspections here.

Here in the greater Utica, NY area, it's hard to overstate just how important it is to have a reliable means of transportation. However, having a dependable car at your disposal also means assuming the cost of maintenance, fuel, insurance, and even New York state vehicle inspections. And while those first three are expected costs of vehicle ownership, the latter can be a real financial burden for many drivers from Rome, Syracuse to Oneida, NY and all points in between. Fortunately, when you shop with us here at Carbone Honda Yorkville, we've got you covered when it comes to your New York state vehicle inspections.

What are New York state vehicle inspections?

New York state vehicle inspections are tests of both vehicle safety and vehicle emissions that must be renewed every 12 months.

New York state safety inspections are designed to ensure that your vehicle is in safe operating condition. It covers features like…

  • Seat Belts
  • Brakes
  • Steering
  • Front End Assembly
  • Suspension
  • Chassis
  • Frame and Wheel Fasteners
  • Tires
  • Lights
  • Windshield and Exterior Glass
  • Horn
  • Mirrors
  • Fuel Leaks

Emissions inspections are designed to ensure your vehicle complies with New York state emissions regulations. Usually carried out at the same time as safety inspections, these inspections test systems in your vehicle like…

  • Catalytic converter
  • Exhaust gas recirculation valve
  • Positive crankcase ventilation system
  • Air injection system
  • Evaporative emissions control
  • Fuel inlet restrictor
  • Thermostatic air cleaner

Why do I need to have my car inspected?

Well, aside from the peace of mind you get from knowing you're driving a safe vehicle that's operating within state emissions specifications, there are a number of important reasons to ensure your vehicle is inspected regularly.

  • Without up-to-date emissions and safety inspection, you cannot renew your vehicle's registration.
  • If your vehicle has an expired inspection sticker, you can be fined up to 100 dollars, with an additional mandatory state surcharge of up to 88 dollars.
  • Vehicles with no inspection sticker or an expired inspection sticker can receive parking tickets.

How can Carbone Honda Yorkville help?

There are plenty of outstanding reasons to look for your next car at our Yorkville, NY Honda dealership. With our competitive offers on car financing near Utica, NY and compelling special financing offers on many new Honda models, there are any number of ways to get the most out of your car shopping experience here at Carbone Honda Yorkville.  Feel free to swing by our showroom at your earliest convenience to see what we can do for you today!