Approval Details

Valid E.O.

Validity

This Executive Order approved the specified parts on on February 28, 1975.
As of Thursday, August 22nd, 2019 this Executive Order has not been overturned or superceeded.

Approved Parts

Models
1966-1970 with engine 50 to 140 CID, EXCEPT: VW and those vehicles equipped with capacitive discharge ignition systems

This Executive Order may be listed as:
  • C.A.R.B.E.O. D-1-2
  • Executive Order 1-2 / D1-2
  • ARB # D-1-2
  • Executive Order No: D-1-2
  • C.A.R.B. No. D-1-2
  • Resolution D-1-2
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D-1-2 Document:



                                         State o f Cal i fo r n i a
                                         A I R RESOURCES BOARD

                                    EXECUTIVE ORDER D-1-2
                       Relating t o Exemptions under Section 27156
                                    o f t h e Vehicle Code

                                         CONTIGNITRON COMPANY
                                             "MODEL 4-8"


Pursuant t o t h e a u t h o r i t y vested i n t h e A i r Resources Board by Section 27156 o f
the Vehicle Code; and

Pursuant t o t h e a u t h o r i t y vested i n the undersigned by Section 39023 o f the
Heal t h and Safety Code ;
I T I S ORDERED AND RESOLVED: That the i n s t a l l a t i o n o f a "Model 4-8" e l e c t r o n i c
i g n i t i o n system manufactured by Contignitron Company has been found by the
Board t o n o t reduce t h e effectiveness o f required motor v e h i c l e p o l l u t i o n
c o n t r o l devices on 1966 through 1970 model year vehicles w i t h engine displacement
of 50 through 140 cubic inches, except Volkswagens and those vehicles equipped
w i t h c a p a c i t i v e discharge i g n i t i o n systems, Therefore, vehf c l e s so equipped
are exempt from t h e p r o h i b i t i o n s o f Section 271 56 o f t h e Vehicle Code.
The "Model 4-8" e l e c t r o n i c i g n i t i o n system consists o f a t r a n s i s t o r i z e d
power switching c i r c u i t , e l e c t r o n i c t i m e r c i r c u i t , and c i r c u i t s t o c o n t r o l
spark t i m i n g as a f u n c t i o n o f engine speed.
This Executive Order i s v a l i d provided t h a t i n s t a l l a t i o n i n s t r u c t i o n s f o r t h i s
device w i l l n o t recommend t u n i n g t h e v e h i c l e t o s p e c i f i c a t i o n s d i f f e r e n t than
those l i s t e d by t h e v e h i c l e manufacturer.

Changes made t o t h e design o r operating conditions o f the device, as o r i g i n a l l y
submitted t o t h e A i r Resources Board f o r evaluation, t h a t adversely a f f e c t t h e
v e h i c l e ' s p o l l u t i o n c o n t r o l devices s h a l l i n v a l i d a t e t h i s Executive Order.
Marketing o f t h i s device using an i d e n t i f i c a t i o n o t h e r than t h a t shown
i n t h i s Executive Order o r marketing o f t h i s device f o r an a p p l i c a t i o n
other than those l i s t e d i n t h i s Executive Order s h a l l be p r o h i b i t e d unless
p r i o r approval i s obtained from t h e A i r Resources Board.

This Executive Order does n o t c o n s t i t u t e any opinion as t o t h e e f f e c t t h a t
the use o f t h i s device may have on any warranty e i t h e r expressed o r i m p l i e d
by the v e h i c l e manufacturer.
THIS EXECUTIVE ORDER DOES NOT CONSTITUTE A CERTIFICATIOV, ACCREDITATION, OR
APPROVAL BY THE A I R RESOURCES BOARD ON ANY CLAIMS OF THE APPLICANT CONCERrIING
ANTI-POLLUTION BENEFITS, OR ANY OTHER TYPE OF ENDORSEMENT BY THE A I R RESOURCES
BOARD OF ALLEGED BENEFITS OF THE "MODEL 4-8" DEVICE.

No c l a i m o f any kind, such as "Approved by A i r Resources Board" may be made
w i t h respect t o t h e a c t i o n taken h e r e i n i n any a d v e r t i s i n g o r o t h e r o r a l o r
w r i t t e n comnuni cation.


Sectf on 17500 o f t h e Business and Professions Code makes unlawful, untrue
o r misleading advertising, and Section 17534 makes v i o l a t i o n punishable as
a misdemeanor.

Sections 39130 and 39184 o f t h e Health and Safety Code provide as f o l l o w s :
      "39130. No person s h a l l i n s t a l l , s e l l , o f f e r f o r sale, o r advertise,
      or, except i n an a p p l i c a t i o n t o t h e board f o r c e r t i f i c a t i o n o f a
      device, represent, any device as a motor v e h i c l e p o l l u t i o n c o n t r o l
      device unless t h a t device has been c e r t i f i e d by t h e board. No
      person s h a l l s e l l , o f f e r f o r sale, advertise, o r represent any motor
      vehicle p o l l u t i o n c o n t r o l device as a c e r t i f i e d device which, i n
      fact,. i s n o t a c e r t i f i e d device. Any v i o l a t i o n o f t h i s s e c t i o n i s a
      misdemeanor. "
      "39184. (a) No person s h a l l i n s t a l l , s e l l , o f f e r f o r sale, o r adver-
      t i s e , or, except i n an a p p l i c a t i o n t o t h e board f o r a c c r e d i t a t i o n o f a
      device, represent, any device as a motor v e h i c l e p o l l u t i o n c o n t r o l
      device f o r use on any used motor v e h i c l e unless t h a t device has been
      accredited by t h e board. No person s h a l l s e l l , o f f e r f o r sale, adver-
      t i s e , o r represent any motor v e h i c l e p o l l u t i o n c o n t r o l device as an
      accredited device which, i n fact, i s n o t an accredited device. Any
      v i o l a t i o n o f t h i s subdivision i s a misdemeanor."
      "39184. ( b ) Subdivision ( a ) s h a l l n o t preclude any person from i n s t a l -
      l i n g , s e l l i n g , o f f e r i n g f o r sale, o r a d v e r t i s i n g a device as a motor
      v e h i c l e p o l l u t i o n c o n t r o l device f o r use on a p a r t i c u l a r c l a s s i f i c a t i o n
      o f used motor vehicles i f t h e board has found t h a t t h e i n s t a l l a t i o n
      o f t h e device on t h a t p a r t i c u l a r c l a s s i f i c a t i o n o f used motor v e h i c l e
      r e s u l t s i n such vehicles meeting t h e s t a t e exhaust emissions standards. "
Any apparent v i o l a t i o n o f t h e conditions o f t h i s Executive Order w i l l be sub-
m i t t e d t o the Attorney General o f C a l i f o r n i a f o r such a c t i o n as he deems
advisable.
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Executed a t Sacramento, C a l i f o r n i a , t h i s



                                                          Executive O f f i c e r



Document Created: 2007-06-04 13:49:28
Document Modified: 2007-06-04 13:49:28

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