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Diesel Particulate Filters (DPF) Guide

  Disclaimer: This guide is not a substitute for the detailed instructions/warranty limitations supplied by the manufacturer.  Most truck service centers can also service your DPF. Virginia Green Operator DPF Guide   Don’t Let Your Filter Get Out Of Kilter! Your truck is retrofitted with a Diesel Particulate Filter (DPF). The emissions performance of this …

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Engine Family Plate Location Guide

Download PDF Guide: Download PDF Family Plate Location Guide The EPA engine family name is a 12 character number/letter designation included on the engine nameplate for all heavy duty truck engines sold in the United States. In general, the nameplate is permanently affixed to the engine. The exact location and appearance of the nameplate varies by …

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Frequently Asked Questions

Virginia Green Operator FAQs Lease-to-Own Funding Lease-to-own funding arrangements are not eligible for program funding.  The replacement truck must be purchased in whole or through a traditional funding loan.  Staff will confirm funding plans with accepted applicants.   Engine model year of replacement truck: The program now requires the purchase of a truck with an …

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Retrofit Installations

Western Branch Diesel Truck Enterprises, Inc. – Chesapeake This list of vendors is provided for your convenience only.  The Port of Virginia  has not evaluated any vendor in connection with the Green Operator program, does not recommend or endorse any vendor, and does not vouch for the accuracy of the information provided in this list.

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Scrappage Guide

IMPORTANT: Do not scrap your truck until instructed to do so.   Proof that the truck to be replaced is ‘operable’, and thus deemed eligible to be replaced, is required at the beginning of the application process.  Once a truck is deemed eligible to be replaced, a Rebate Certificate will be issued allowing the applicant to …

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Truck Vendors

Find a truck vendor near you!  Vendors are published by geography on this Green Operator Map of Virginia.  Most finance companies also have a great grasp on truck vendors and can help you find a new truck when the time is right! This list of vendors is provided for your convenience only.  The Port of Virginia has …

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Truck Video/Photo Guide and Video/Photo Example

Video and Photo Process (PDF) With video capabilities on smart phones, tablets and other devices, we feel this will not place an unnecessary burden on the applicants and will further strengthen equipment verification. If this does present a challenge, please contact the program administration staff to discuss options, which may include scheduling a site visit that …

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