You're in the right place if you need an emission test in Ottawa. At your local Mr. Lube, you'll find automotive specialists who understand that a little maintenance goes a long way — and that the customer experience is just as important as prompt, dependable auto care. As a result, you can visit at any time with no appointment, let us know about your emission test needs and relax with complimentary coffee and newspapers as we get the required work done.
In Ontario, a Drive Clean emissions test is a mandatory part of renewing licence plates and registration for certain vehicles. Tests must take place at an accredited facility — and be carried out by a certified inspector — with a written test report provided afterwards. Fortunately, your nearby Mr. Lube in Ottawa provides Drive Clean emission testing with no appointment needed. If you drive a light-duty vehicle from 1998 or later, you will need to have an Onboard Diagnostic System (OBD) test; older light-duty vehicles, on the other hand — and certain heavy-duty gasoline vehicles — are put through a tailpipe test. Whichever kind of test you need, certified technicians will begin the process with a pre-test check, looking for:
And that's not all: you can be sure that your warranty is safe with Mr. Lube's warranty-approved service*. We follow manufacturer-recommended service intervals and product specifications to the letter, doing exactly what needs to be done and doing it right. We also have exclusive use of the Electronic Owner's Manual (EOM), which contains the latest information about every make and model on the road — and allows us to track your personalized service interval needs and eliminate any unexpected maintenance surprises. It's another reason why we're a dependable dealer alternative when it comes to emission tests in Ottawa. So find out how we make total car care a total breeze: contact your local store today.