Missed out on "Cash for Clunkers?"  Great news Texas drivers, if your car is over 10 years old or has failed an emissions test, you may be eligible for the AirCheckTexas program and receive up to $3,500 for your vehicle!

The AirCheckTexas Program, also known as Drive a Clean Machine, is a Texas Commission of Environmental Quality program established to remove older, more polluting vehicles from Texas roadways.

Residents of these participating counties may be eligible: Brazoria, Galveston, Ft. Bend, Harris and Montgomery.  Recipients must meet income requirements and vehicles must meet certain conditions.  Visit the TCEQ's website for all requirements on the program and to apply for a voucher:Drive a Clean Machine program.

We are happy to answer any questions you may have, so please contact us with any concerns!  If you would like to contact us regarding the Drive a Clean Machine program to help you determine if your vehicle is eligible, just fill out our contact form and we'll be in touch.
Your vehicle may be eligible if:
  • registered in your participating county for the 12 consecutive months preceding your application, and
  • passed a Texas motor-vehicle safety and emissions inspection within 15 months of your application and driven under it's own power to the dealership
  • failed an emissions test
  • vehicle is at least 10 years old and gasoline powered
  • driven under it's own power
  • registered in your participating county for the 12 consecutive months preceding the application, and
  • passed a DPS motor vehicle safety inspection or emissions inspection within 15 months of the application

Vehicles eligible for purchase include:
*model year changes as of September 1, 2010
  • 2011-2008 cars, SUVs, and vans
  • 2011-2009 trucks, and
  • 2011-2010 hybrid vehicles

    *vehicle cannot exceed $25,000 before tax, title and license
    and must be Federal Tier 2 Bin 5 or cleaner vehicle (see list)


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