INSPECTION/MAINTENANCE (I/M) PROGRAM AS A VIABLE COST-EFFECTIVE EMISSIONS REDUCTION OPTION

This paper summarizes the actions and results pursuant to the development of a motor vehicle inspection/maintenance program. The general methodology used in collection data, determining criteria, screening program options, and evaluating alternative configurations are presented. General results for various criteria such as: emissions reduction, repair costs, fuel savings, and capital/operating costs are included based on the study findings from a number of states. The basic state administrative option was used as a basis for presenting the data.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • From the SAE Meeting June 11-15, 1979.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Society of Automotive Engineers

    400 Commonwealth Drive
    Warrendale, PA  USA  15096
  • Authors:
    • Gunderson, J A
    • Vodonick, E J
    • Pan, G
    • Clark, D
  • Publication Date: 1979-6

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  • Accession Number: 00303434
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Engineering Index
  • Report/Paper Numbers: SAE 790649
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jan 30 1980 12:00AM