Pep Boys Settlement, Jan 2005
$100,000 in Fines Paid by Pep Boys
During December 2005, the ARB settled a case with the Pep Boys (Manny, Moe and Jack) involving the sale and offer for sale of gas powered scooters and generators that were not certified for sale in California. This settlement is part of an investigation that included the manufacturers, distributors and other retailers of these products. In addition to improving their product distribution process, the Pep Boys settlement included a payment of $100,000 to the Air Pollution Control Fund.