VVR Program

Slogan: Save up to $550 on emission-related repairs

Voluntary Vehicle Repair Program

Provides owners of eligible vehicles with financial assistance toward the cost of repairs after a failed emissions test. Receive up to:

  • $550 for gasoline vehicles
  • $1000 for heavy duty diesel vehicles

Customer vehicles must meet program requirements and customers must co-pay the first $150 toward repairs. 

Did your vehicle fail an emissions test? Visit the Testing Station Office today to see if you qualify and apply for the program. 

As of July 2019, ADEQ has helped more than 2,000 vehicles. Saving vehicle owners more than $775,000 in repairs!

How Does The Program Work? 

Step 1: Speak with an Emissions Testing Station manager after an emissions test failure to verify eligibility requirements and apply for the program

Step 2: Choose an ADEQ Approved Repair Facility, if approved for the program| View Facility List >

Step 3: Vehicle owner pays $150 co-pay and the program pays the repair facility up to:

  • $5501 for repair of gasoline vehicles.
  • $10001 for repair of heavy duty diesel vehicle.

Step 4: Vehicle repaired and re-tested2

Does My Vehicle Qualify?

You may qualify if your vehicle:

  • Has been registered in Maricopa County or Pima County for the last 12 months and has not been unregistered for more than 60 days.
  • Was manufactured in or before 2007 (12 years or older).
  • Failed an emissions test less than 60 days prior to your vehicle registration expiring.
  • Is not a motor home, motorcycle, salvage vehicle or a fleet vehicle.
  • Emission control system has not been tampered with, removed or disabled, in whole or in part.
  • Owner has not received previous program assistance within the last 12 months.

Who Does the Repair?

To help get you back on the road faster, ADEQ screens auto repair facilities to ensure you are taking your vehicle to a facility that has a 90 percent or better success rate for vehicles to pass an emissions re-test | View Facility List >