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Tehran Municipality’s Fight Against Clunkers

In the fiscal ending last March almost 1.5 million cars were tested at the auto inspection centers in Tehran and 45% failed the emission tests during the first visit. As per TM rules, car owners must fix the technical and other problems of their vehicles
Tehran Municipality’s Fight Against Clunkers Tehran Municipality’s Fight Against Clunkers

Production of the likes of Paykan and Peugeot RD ended years ago but many of these old cars still ply the capital and spew poison in the air, says the Tehran Vehicle Technical Inspection Bureau.
According to data published in the Persian-language newspaper Shahrvand, in the past fiscal that ended in March 2018, almost 1.5 million cars were tested at the auto inspection centers in Tehran and only 55% were able to pass emission tests during the first visit. 
As per rules, car owners must fix the technical and other problems of their vehicles and come back to the center for a second or third test. 

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