A 16-page California Air Resources Board (CARB) summary of in-use vehicle emissions-compliance testing recently obtained by WEVTU lists 434 1980 through 1996 year/make/engine families tested in 1985 through 1998. Of the 19 Toyotas listed, all passed except one, a 1984 ETY2.4TZEBBO indicated as “marginal fail - no recall.” For comparison, 14 Hondas and 15 Mazdas all passed tailpipe tests but one had an evaporative defect (yet the vehicle was at 25% of the standard). Of the 380 others, 72 ...

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