Welcome to Texas Vehicle Replacement Program!

We hope the dfwaircheckfunds DriveACleanMachineTX.org website clearly answers your questions regarding the Air Check Texas program and what requirements must be met in order to receive your voucher from the State of Texas. As with many State or Government programs there are finite details that must be followed. It is our goal to educate and assist you through that process and provide clear answers to any questions that may arise.From a participating Dealer:

 

You may Qualify for up to $3,500
Towards Replacing your vehicle
Call us - 877-887-9009
 

Your Vehicle must meet these Conditions:

  • Is 10 years old or older and gasoline powered.
  • Registered in a participating county area for at least 12 months preceding application.
  • Passed a DPS motor-vehicle safety inspection or safety and emissions inspection within 15 months of application.
  • OR

  • Failed an emissions test, and
  • Registered in a participating county area for at least 12 months preceding application

 

If you meet the above requirements, the following vehicle-replacement assistance may be provided:

  • $3,000 for a car, current model year or up to three model years old
  • $3,000 for a truck, current model year or up to two model years old
  • $3,500 for hybrid vehicle, current or previous model year

AIRCHECKTEXAS DRIVE A CLEAN MACHINE PROGRAM
REPLACEMENT VEHICLE REQUIREMENTS

PLEASE READ CAREFULLY

 

Replacement vehicle requirements change on September 1, 2015. This affects the model year, vehicle type, sales price, and mileage of the replacement vehicle being purchased using a voucher. All replacement vehicles must meet the following requirements.

 

 

Program Requirement
Vehicle Purchase Date
on or
After September 1, 20151
Replacement Vehicle
Voucher Amount &
Model Years2
$3,000
Cars, SUVs & Minivans
Model Years:
2013, 2014, 2015 & 2016

Trucks Model Years:
2014, 2015 & 2016
(no 2013s)


$3,500
Tier 2 Bin 3 or Cleaner Vehicles (Hybrid, Electric,
Natural Gas Vehicles)
Model Years:
2013, 2014, 2015 & 2016
 
Replacement Vehicle
Emissions Standards2
Tier 2 Bin 5 or Cleaner
Vehicles
Replacement Vehicle
Maximum Sales Price
(After rebates, dealer incentives/discounts, etc.)
$35,000
Tier 2 Bin 4 & Bin 5 Vehicles
(Vehicles Eligible for $3,000 Voucher)

$45,000
Tier 2 Bin 3 or Cleaner Vehicles
(Vehicles Eligible for
$3,500 Voucher)
Replacement Vehicle
Mileage Limitation
70,000 Miles or Less
Replacement Vehicle
Gross Vehicle Weight
10,000 Pounds or Less; Intended for Everyday Use3
 
  1. The 82nd Texas Legislature passed House Bill 3272 making program modifications effective.
  2. Visit www.nctcog.org/airchecktexas for a list of eligible replacement vehicles by model year. Available model years will be changed every year on September 1.
  3. Buses, campers, recreational vehicles, and motorcycles are not considered vehicles for everyday use for purposes of the program.

 

OR

Has it recently failed inspection for emissions?   YES
And been registered in a qualifying county 12 months preceding application   YES

 

IF YOU ANSWERED YES TO THE QUESTIONS ABOVE AND YOUR "NET" TAKE HOME PAY DOES NOT EXCEED THE CHART BELOW YOU MAY QUALIFY FOR A VOUCHER FROM THE AIR CHECK TEXAS PROGRAM.

Current Income Guidelines for Assistance

Assistance(These income amounts change annually)

 
 
Number of people
in household
Annual household income* requirements (at or below)
1 $35,310
2 $47,790
3 $60,270
4 $72,750
5 $85,230
6 $97,710
7 $110,190
8 $122,670
Over 8 Add $12,480 for each
additional person
 
 

* As determined by using the Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) on the most recent Federal Income Tax form. For other forms of income documentation, only the same qualified deductions that are used to determine AGI may be used to determine financial eligibility.

Note: The replacement vehicle value may effect eligibility requirements and/or benefits for financial assistance programs,such as Temporary Assistance for Needy Families. Please contact your case worker if you have any questions.

 

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North Texas Qualifying Counties:

 

Collin, Dallas, Denton, Ellis, Johnson, Kaufman, Parker, Rockwall, Tarrant

 

 

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North Texas Qualifying Counties

Collin, Dallas, Denton, Ellis, Johnson Kaufman Parker, Rockwall, Tarrant

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