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Most People Don’t Know It’s Actually Illegal To Warm Up Your Car In Massachusetts

Things change over time. When I was younger, I can remember my parents starting the car to let it “warm up” in cold weather. And that car could sit out there and run for 20 or 30 minutes! Back then, we had to let it warm up or the car was likely to stall out.

At this download link, you can see this Massachusetts law, and find out other states where idling in any weather, is illegal.

Did you know about this law and that you actually don’t need to warm up your car if it was built after the 1980s?

Robin Jarvis
Robin Jarvis is a staff writer for OnlyInYourState.com. She's traveled to five of the seven continents and currently lives 35-feet in the air in a treehouse in the Southeastern U.S. When she's not writing, she's dreaming of her next trip.