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81-981 Halekii St, Keauhou, HI 96750

State Inspections

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It’s the law in the State of Hawaii: every vehicle must undergo an annual safety inspection for the safety of its drivers and those they share the road with. We do inspections for all private and non-PUC commercial. AutoTech is an authorized auto inspection and repair shop, providing complete state auto safety inspections for all private and commercial vehicles. We’ll evaluate your vehicle right here in our shop in Kealakekua, HI while you wait, and get you back on the road as quickly as possible.

What’s covered

When you bring your vehicle in for an auto safety inspection at AutoTech, our ASE-certified mechanics will perform a comprehensive safety check, including:

  • Steering
  • Suspension
  • Wheels, Tires, & Rims
  • Wheel Alignment
  • Fuel & Intake System
  • Horn
  • Door Latches
  • Bumpers
  • Fenders
  • Service & Parking Brakes
  • Window Tint
  • Windshield & Wipers
  • Seats & Belts
  • Exhaust System
  • Lamps & Mirrors
  • Body & Floor Plan
  • Speedometer & Odometer

The inspection process

AutoTech endeavors to make your state auto safety inspection as simple and straightforward as possible! We recommend you make an appointment in advance, and bring:

  • Your original insurance cards (we can’t accept copies)
  • A valid vehicle registration

If your vehicle passes the state vehicle inspection, we’ll affix the issued sticker to your car, and deliver the proof of inspection and approval immediately. If your vehicle doesn’t pass, we’ll inform you what needs to be done to bring it into compliance with state safety codes.


To avoid tickets or penalties, your safety inspection sticker must be visible at all times, whether driving or parked. For more information about the auto safety check process and requirements, please visit Hawaii County’s official website. Call AutoTech today to schedule your state safety check, or any other vehicle maintenance or repairs your vehicle needs. We look forward to serving you