California Air Resources Board regulations will render thousands of trucks non-compliant within the state in 2014. To see what your choices are, click on your engine’s model year.

Pre 1994

1994-1995

1996-1999

2000-2004

2005-2006

2007-2009

2010


Your vehicle must be updated to a 2010 or newer engine by 2015.

Your vehicle must be updated to a 2010 or newer engine by 2016.

By January 1, 2014, you'll need to choose one of the following options:

Buy DPF Retro Fit

Buy 2007 engine

Buy 2010 Engine

Your vehicle must be updated to a 2010 or newer engine by 2020. Retrofit costs are estimated at $15,000 to $20,000.

Your vehicle must be updated to a 2010 or newer engine by 2023. Prices have spiked for trucks with 2007 engines, particularly on the West Coast. When looking at a 2007 model truck, be certain the engine year is also 2007.

No changes are needed. Costs for low-mileage trucks with 2010 engines can range from $70,000 to as much as $100,000. When looking at a 2010 model truck, be certain the engine year is also 2010.

By January 1, 2014, you'll need to choose one of the following options:

Buy DPF Retro Fit

Buy 2007 engine

Buy 2010 Engine

Your vehicle must be updated to a 2010 or newer engine by 2021. Retrofit costs are estimated at $15,000 to $20,000.

Your vehicle must be updated to a 2010 or newer engine by 2023. Prices have spiked for trucks with 2007 engines, particularly on the West Coast. When looking at a 2007 model truck, be certain the engine year is also 2007.

No changes are needed. Costs for low-mileage trucks with 2010 engines can range from $70,000 to as much as $100,000. When looking at a 2010 model truck, be certain the engine year is also 2010.

By January 1, 2014, you'll need to choose one of the following options:

Buy DPF Retro Fit

Buy 2007 engine

Buy 2010 Engine

Your vehicle must be updated to a 2010 or newer engine by 2022. Retrofit costs are estimated at $15,000 to $20,000.

Your vehicle must be updated to a 2010 or newer engine by 2023. Prices have spiked for trucks with 2007 engines, particularly on the West Coast. When looking at a 2007 model truck, be certain the engine year is also 2007.

No changes are needed. Costs for low-mileage trucks with 2010 engines can range from $70,000 to as much as $100,000. When looking at a 2010 model truck, be certain the engine year is also 2010.

Your vehicle must be updated to a 2010 or newer engine by 2023.

No changes are needed.

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Other CARB rules:

PORTS. Trucks entering California ports must be powered by 2007 or later model year engines by Dec. 31, 2013. More detail.

TRAILERS AND TIRES. Aerodynamic requirements for 53-ft. trailers and tire rolling-resistance requirements for trucks and trailers phase in through 2020. More detail.

REEFERS. Regulations require meeting newer ultra-low emissions standards seven years after reefer model year through 2019. More detail.

APUs. On trucks with 2007 and later model year engines, APUs must be outfitted with a DPF. More detail.