Approval Details

Valid E.O.

Validity

This Executive Order approved the specified parts on on October 6, 1992.
As of Monday, December 17th, 2018 this Executive Order has not been overturned or superceeded.

Approved Parts

Part NumberModelsModification
6.2G1982-1993 Chevrolet/GMC heavy-duty vehicles powered by a 6.2L diesel engineReplace air cleaner assembly. New 3 inch exhaust pipe

This Executive Order may be listed as:
  • C.A.R.B.E.O. D-161-31
  • Executive Order 161-31 / D161-31
  • ARB # D-161-31
  • Executive Order No: D-161-31
  • C.A.R.B. No. D-161-31
  • Resolution D-161-31
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Download: Executive Order D-161-31 PDF

D-161-31 Document:



                                                                 {Page 1 of 2)

                                    State of California
                                    AIR RESOURCES   BOARD


                                  EXECUTIVE ORDER D—=1l61—31
                        Relating to Exemptions Under Section 27156
                                   of the Vehicle Code

                                   GALE BANKS ENGINEERING
                                  TURBOCHARGER SYSTEM 6.2G



 Pursuant to the authority vested in the Air Resources Board by Section 27156
 of the Vehicle Code;       and

 Pursuant to the authority vested in the undersigned by Section 39515 and
 39516 of the Health and Safety Code and Executive Order G—45—5;

IT,, L5 ORDERED AND RESOLVED: That the installation of the Turbocharger
"Syetem 6.2G, manufactured by Gale Banks Engineering of 546 Duggan Avenue,
 Azusa,   CA   91702,    has been found not to reduce the effectiveness of required
 motor vehicle pollution control devices, and therefore is exempt from the
 prohibitions of Section 27156 of the Vehicle Code for installation on 1982—
 1993 model year Chevrolet/GMC 6.2L heavy—duty diesel vehicles.

 Modifications to the OEM emission related parts due to the installation of
 the turbocharger system include replacement of the air cleaner assembly and
 a 3" diameter exhaust pipe.

 This exemption shall not apply to any device, apparatus, or mechanism
 advertised,    offered for sale or sold with,       or installed on,   a motor vehicle
 prior to or concurrent with transfer to an ultimate purchaser.

 This Executive Order is valid provided that installation instructions for
 this device will not recommend tuning the vehicle to specifications
 different from those submitted by the device manufacturer.

. Changes made to the design or operating conditions of the device, as
  exempted by the Air Resources Board, that adversely affect the performance
  of a vehicle‘s pollution control system shall invalidate this Executive
  Order.

  Marketing of this device using an identification other than that shown in
  this Executive Order or marketing of this device for an application other
  than those listed in this Executive Order shall be prohibited unless prior
  approval is obtained from the Air Resources Board.  Exemption of a kit shall
. not Be.consigrued as*n exemption to sell, offer for sale, or advertise any
  component of the product as an individual device.


GALE BANKS ENGINEERING                                    EXECUTIVE ORDER D—161—31
TURBOCHARGER SYSTEM 6.2G                                  (Page 2 of 2)



This Executive Order does not constitute any opinion as to the effect that
the use of this device may have on any warranty either expressed or implied
by the vehicle manufacturer.

THIS EXECUTIVE ORDER DOES NOT CONSTITUTE A CERTIFICATION, ACCREDITATION,
APPROVAL, OR ANY OTHER TYPE OF ENDORSEMENT BY THE AIR EESOURCES BOARD OF ANY
CLAIMS OF THE APPLICANT CONCERNING ANTI—POLLUTION BENEFITS OR ANY ALLEGED
BENEFITS OF THE TURBOCHARGER SYSTEM 6.2G.

No claim of any kind, such as "Approved by the Air Resources Board" may be
made with respect to the action taken herein in any advertising or other
oral or written communications.

Section 17500 of the Business and Professions Code makes untrue or
misleading advertising unlawful, and Section 17534 makes violation
punishable as a misdemeanor.

Section 43644 of the Health and Safety Code provides as follows:

     "43644,  (a)  No person shall install, sell offer for sale, or
     advertise or except in an application to the state board for
     certification of a device, represent, any device as a motor vehicle
     pollution control device for use on any used motor vehicle unless that
     device has been certified by the state board.  No person shall sell,
     offer for sale, advertise, or represent any motor vehicle pollution
     control device as a certified device which,         in fact,   is not a certified
     device.   Any violation of this subdivision is a misdemeanor."

Any apparent violation of the conditions of this Executive Order will be
submitted to the Attorney General of California for such action as he deems
advisable.

Executive Order number D—161—26 is superseded and no longer of any force or
effect.

Executed at El Monte,   California,   this     é;   day of October,   1992.




                                       R.B.(   Summerfierd
                                      . Assistant Division Chief
                                       Mobile Source Division



Document Created: 2005-09-01 12:41:08
Document Modified: 2005-09-01 12:41:08

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