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                                                         INSPECTION FEE:

                                  THE INSPECTION FEE FOR ALL TYPES OF VEHICLES IS
                                $7.00 CASH . SORRY, NO CREDIT CARDS OR CHECKS

 
                    SAFETY FIRST !!!!  NOT JUST FOR YOURSELF, BUT FOR EVERYONE,!


                     PINE TREE INSPECTIONS    606 PINE TREE RD.  LONGVIEW, TX.

                Located 2 blocks north of Loop 281 - across from the Dollar General Store

                                 903-295-1088     Hours: TUES.-FRI.-        8AM-5:00PM 
TIP: Don't wait until the last minute to have your vehicle inspected .With the uncertainy of the State computers having a connection, We recommend that you come anytime within the previous 90 days of the Registrations expiration date. You may register anytime after the inspection has passed in the 90 day timeframe. 

                                              CLOSED ON All Saturdays AND Mondays

                We inspect, Passenger Vehicles, Motorcycles, MotorHomes,Travel Trailers,
                and ALL Trailers  over 4500 lb. GVW

    FYI:  WE DO NOT PERFORM DOT COMMERCIAL VEHICLE INSPECTIONS

* ALL TEXAS VEHICLE INSPECTION STATIONS ARE CONTROLLED BY THE TEXAS REGULATORY SYSTEM (Texas Department of Public Safety)
AND ARE REQUIRED TO ABIDE BY THE RULES AND
REGULATIONS SET FORTH IN THE TEXAS DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY MANUAL . FOR PROBLEMS OR COMPLAINTS PLEASE CALL 903-758-1790  PRESS 3 
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Welcome to Pine Tree Inspections,


If you have just moved to Texas or you have lived in the area for years, Pine Tree Inspections would like to help you with the process of getting your vehicle inspected and registered with the State of Texas. The following is a list of steps required to accomplish both. We have also provided you a printable list for your Texas Vehicle Inspection. If you have any questions about your auto inspection, please feel free to call us at 903-295-1088.

Getting Your State Inspection:

Click on the One Sticker Program for the latest change in the Inspection Process.

Pine Tree Inspections wants to help you pass your State of Texas Vehicle Safety Inspection. In order to make your Vehicle Safety Inspection experience as convenient as possible, we have provided you with the following information and tools. While the inspection checklist provided below does not guarantee that your vehicle will pass inspection, reading them carefully will prepare you for the inspection process and could increase your chances of passing your Vehicle Safety Inspection.

What to bring to your Texas Vehicle Safety Inspection.  Proof of liability insurance: 
 
 For Trailers, show proof of insurance on the vehicle which is pulling the trailer.Payment: Pine Tree Inspection accepts cash only. Texas state law requires that payment is made whether your vehicle passes or fails, however the reinspection is done free of charge, if the repairs are done within 15 days.  Remember, the first step for an out of state vehicle is the vehicle inspection. Note: There are four Auto Registration locations in Gregg County. Seek the one that is most convenient to you. Ask us for directions when you visit.

NOTICE: During the HOT summer months, PLEASE lower a window and help the Inspector in the 100 + Degree days.

What To Expect When We Inspect:

Your vehicle inspection couldn’t be more convenient. Here’s what to expect.

The state inspector will perform a brake test. All passengers will be asked to exit your car, truck, or van so that the test can be performed.Motorcycles are brake tested by the owner and observed by the inspector.
Total vehicle inspection time is typically 9 minutes or less.

Common Reason for Inspection Failure:

Many inspection failures can be avoided. Please see the following list of items that typically cause a vehicle to fail when not in place or in the proper condition. Windshield Wipers, Brakes,Bulbs, including turn signals, stop lights, headlights,Parking brake and tires.

Partial List of Inspected Items:

Here is a partial list of the items covered in your auto inspection:Horn, Windshield wipers, Mirror, Steering, Seat belts, Brake system (parking – beginning with 1960 models) Tires, Wheel assembly, Exhaust system, Exhaust emission system (beginning with 1968 models) Beam indicator (beginning with 1948 models) Tail lamps (2); (1) if 1959 model or earlier, Stop lamps (2); (1) if 1959 model or earlier, License plate lamp (1), Rear red reflectors (2), Turn signal lamps (beginning with 1960 models) , Head lamps (2)Motor, serial, or vehicle identification number All models- inspect for window tinting or coating, Gas caps on vehicles 2-24 model years old.One unique aspect about Pine Tree Inspections: Our only service is performing Texas State Vehicle Inspections. No waiting for other services, as we are not an oil change or auto repair facility.For all your inspection needs, come see us. We inspect passenger vehicles, travel trailers, trailers with a gross vehicle weight over 4500 lbs., motorcycles and motor homes.

 In brief, you should know the following about us: Our company was established in 1994 and has been responsible for providing vehicle inspections for our friends and neighbors. Our specialty is performing prompt Vehicle Inspections. Our regular customers particularly value the down home aspect of dealing with a locally owned business.Ken is a USMC Veteran and supports all Military and their  immediate and extended families,.

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