(512) 447-7801 |Monday - Friday 7am-6pm | 3916 Woodbury Dr Austin, TX 78704

Texas Safety Inspection Austin

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Newman’s Automotive is an Official Vehicle Inspection Stations licensed by DPS.

Your safety in Texas is a top priority at Newman’s Automotive.  All vehicles registered in Texas are required to pass an annual inspection to ensure compliance with safety standards. Newman’s provides the state required safety inspections and emissions to make sure your vehicle complies with federally mandated clean air requirements.

With the new Texas Two-Step Program, you will need to have your vehicle inspected prior to obtaining the proper vehicle registration renewal.  Newman’s Automotive is an approved facility in the Texas program and can diagnose and fix all problems on-site.

What Gets Checked During an Inspection?

  1. Horn
  2. Windshield Wipers
  3. Mirror
  4. Steering
  5. Seat Belts
  6. Brakes (system) (Parking – beginning with 1960 models)
  7. Tires
  8. Wheel Assembly
  9. Exhaust System
  10. Exhaust Emission System (beginning with 1968 models)
  11. Beam Indicator (beginning with 1948 models)
  12. Tail Lamps (2); (1) if 1959 model or earlier
  13. Stop Lamps (3) 1986 and newer; (2) if 1960-1985; (1) if 1959 model or earlier
  14. License Plate Lamp (1)
  15. Rear Red Reflectors (2)
  16. Turn Signal Lamps (beginning with 1960 models)
  17. Head Lamps (2)
  18. Motor, Serial, or Vehicle Identification Number
  19. Gas caps on vehicles 2-24 model years old
  20. Window Tint


1yr               Annual safety inspection certificate

TSI/OBD      Annual emission inspection certificate

TL               Trailer certificate

MC             Motorcycle certificate

Texas Department of Public Safety Shop Locator

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At Newman’s Automotive your complete automotive care center in Austin, TX we are an Official Vehicle Inspection Stations licensed by DPS. Give us a call at (512) 447-7801 and let us can diagnose any issues that are discovered. We serve Austin and the surrounding areas.


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3916 Woodbury Dr Austin, TX 78704

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