Approval Details

Valid E.O.

Validity

This Executive Order approved the specified parts on on August 10, 1993.
As of Sunday, July 21st, 2019 this Executive Order has not been overturned or superceeded.

Approved Parts

Models
1989-1993 model-year motorhomes with GVW = or > 14,000 lbs powered by Ford 7.5 L EFI gasoline engine on a Ford or Oshkosh chassis

This Executive Order may be listed as:
  • C.A.R.B.E.O. D-161-38
  • Executive Order 161-38 / D161-38
  • ARB # D-161-38
  • Executive Order No: D-161-38
  • C.A.R.B. No. D-161-38
  • Resolution D-161-38
For Free CARB Executive Order Status verification, email an image of the device Executive Order label as well as the Year/Make/Model and Test Group # of the vehicle to [email protected]

Download: Executive Order D-161-38 PDF

D-161-38 Document:



                                                         (Page 1 of 2)

                               State of California
                               AIR RESOURCES BOARD


                             EXECUTIVE ORDER D—161—38
                  Relating to Exemptions Under Section 27156
                               of the Vehicle Code

             .             GALE BANKS ENGINEERING
     POWER PACK SYSTEM FOR 7.5 LITER FORD OR OSHKOSH CHASSIS MOTORHOMES



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 IS ORDERED AND RESOLVED:  That the installation of the Power Pack System
comprised of #14 gage steel exhaust manifolds, pre—cat piping, single—inlet
muffler, and air inductor, manufactured by Gale Banks Engineering of 546
Duggan Avenue, Azusa, California 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 1989—1993 model year motorhomes with a gross
vehicle weight (GVW) of 14,000 lbs. or greater powered by a Ford 7.5
liter (460 CID}   EFI gasoline engine and utilizing the Ford or Oshkosh
chassis.

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 construed as an exemption to sell, offer for sale,   or advertise any
component of the product as an individual device.

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 RXECUTIVE ORDER DOES NOT CONSTITUTE A CERTIFICATION, ACCREDITATION,
APPROVAL, OR ANY OTHER TYPE OF ENDORSEMENT BY THE AIR RESOURCES BOARD OF ANY
CLAIMS OF THE APPLICANT CONCERNING ANTI—POLLUTION BENEFITS OR ANY ALLEGED
BENEFITS OF GALE BANKS ENGINEERING‘S POWER PACK SYSTEM.


 GALE BANKS ENGINEERING                                    EXECUTIVE ORDER D—161—38
 POWER PACK SYSTEM                                                  (Page 2 of 2).


 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 D—161—27,    dated April 28,    1992,   is superseded and of no
 further force and effect.
           .                               [aai
 Executed at El Monte, California, this [0     day of August,        1993.

                                      Aocmn
                                          &   Summerfle
                                       Assxsta          sion Chief
                                       Mobile       Tce Division



Document Created: 2005-09-01 12:45:33
Document Modified: 2005-09-01 12:45:33

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