Approval Details

Valid E.O.

Validity

This Executive Order approved the specified parts on on December 18, 1995.
As of Saturday, August 24th, 2019 this Executive Order has not been overturned or superceeded.

Approved Parts

Part NumberModels
31821,31822 31823GM V8 engines equipped with either a throttle body fuel injection system or a conventional carburetor, and flat tappet lifters : application 1992 and older vehicles w/ 305 to 350 CID small block.

This Executive Order may be listed as:
  • C.A.R.B.E.O. D-161-43
  • Executive Order 161-43 / D161-43
  • ARB # D-161-43
  • Executive Order No: D-161-43
  • C.A.R.B. No. D-161-43
  • Resolution D-161-43
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Download: Executive Order D-161-43 PDF

D-161-43 Document:



                                                               (Page 1 of 2)
                               State of California
                               AIR RESOURCES BOARD


                           EXECUTIVE ORDER D—161—43
                  Relating to Exemptions Under Section 27156
                             of the Vehicle Code


                               GALE BANKS ENGINEERING
                                     CAMSHAFTS


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
Section 39516 of the Health and Safety Code and Executive Order G—45—9;

 IT IS ORDERED AND RESOLVED:     That the installation of the camshafts
manufactured ‘by Crane Cams of 530 Fentress Boulevard, Daytona Beach, Florida
 32414 and marketed by Gale Banks Engincering of 546 Duggan Avenue, Azusa,
 California 91702 has been found not to reduce the effectiveness of the
 applicable vehicle pollution control system and, therefore, is exempt from
.the prohibitions of Section 27156 of the Vehicle Code for installiation on
 those vehicles that are originally equipped with a General Motors V8 engine
 that is equipped with either a throttle body fuel injection system or a
 conventional carburetor, and flat tappet lifters.

Part No.               Engine Size                   Application

31821, 31822, &        305 to 350 CID                1992 and older
31823                  small block

31861, 31862,          396 to 454 CID                1993 and older
31863, & 31864         big block

This Executive Order is valid provided that the installation of the
camshafts will not recommend tuning the vehicle to specifications different
from those of the vehicle manufacturer.

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

Marketing of the camshafts using any identification other than that shown in
this Executive Order or marketing of the camshafts for an application other
than those listed in this Executive Order shall be prohibited unless prior
approval is obtained from the Air Resources Board.

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


Gale Banks Engineering                              EXECUTIVE ORDER D—161— 43
Camshafts                                           (Page 2 of 2)




THIS EXECUTIVE 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 CAMSHAFTS.

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 communication.

Violation of any of the above conditions shall be grounds for revocation of
this order. The order may be revoked only after ten day written notice of
intention to revoke the order, in which period the holder of the order may
request in writing a hearing to contest the proposed revocation.    If a
hearing is requested, it shall be held within ten days of receipt of the
request and the order may not be revoked until a determination after hearing
that grounds for revocation exist.

Executed at E1 Monte, California, this     [g‘géfiay of December 1995.


                                     Jb bLoalls {+
                                     ‘~_§> B. Summerfield
                                         ssistant Division Chief
                                        Mobitle Source Division



Document Created: 2005-09-01 12:45:53
Document Modified: 2005-09-01 12:45:53

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