Approval Details

Valid E.O.

Validity

This Executive Order approved the specified parts on on June 28, 2011.
As of Wednesday, September 18th, 2019 this Executive Order has not been overturned or superceeded.

Approved Parts

Part NumberModelsModification
66108 AutoMind2004 to 2011 model year Chrysler/Dodge 3.5L, 3.7L, 3.8L, 4.7L, 5.7L or 6.1L vehicles.The AutoMind Programmer is a hand held programmers designed to reprogram the FLASH memory chip located in the vehicleÔÇÖs ECU module. The stages of enhancement are: transmission only, 87 octane, towing, and performance. The tuners are designed to download OEM calibration updates, non emission related upgrades, and patches or fixes in the firmware. Emission-related data files cannot be modified by the end user. The iQ Programmer Module, is the same as the AutoMind Programmer with the addition of a dash mount display for engine operating parameters. The iQ Programmer Module uses the OBD II port to obtain engine operating parameters for its display. The iQ Programmer may be unplugged from the OBD II port during the Smog Check Inspection program in California.

This Executive Order may be listed as:
  • C.A.R.B.E.O. D-161-88
  • Executive Order 161-88 / D161-88
  • ARB # D-161-88
  • Executive Order No: D-161-88
  • C.A.R.B. No. D-161-88
  • Resolution D-161-88
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-161-88 PDF

D-161-88 Document:



                                            State of California
                                        AIR RESOURCES BOARD

                                       EXECUTIVE ORDER D—161—88

                            _ Relating to Exemptions Under Section 27156
                                          of the California Vehicle Code

                                       Gale Banks Engineering
                           AutoMind Programmer and iQ Programmer Module

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—02—003;

IT IS ORDERED AND RESOLVED: That the installation of the AutoMind Programmer and
iQ Programmer Module, marketed by Gale Banks Engineering of 546 Duggan Avenue,
Azusa, California 91702, has been found not to reduce the effectiveness of the applicable
vehicle pollution control systems and, therefore, is exempt from the prohibitions of Section
27156 of the Vehicle Code for the foIIowmg vehicle applications:

 Part#           Device     Application        -
66108             AutoMind 20é)41f EO 2?111! model year Chrysler/Dodge 3.5L, 3.7L, 3 BL, 4.7L, 57L
                           or        vehicles.
61241    _       iQ:       2004 to 2011 model year Chrysler/Dodge 3.5L., 3.7L, 3.8L., 4. 7L 5.7L
             ,         .   or 61L vehlcles

66120        AutoMind 20g4 Ito 2011 model yearJeep 3.5L, 3.7L, 3. 8L 4 7L 5.7L or 61L
                      vehicles.
61251            iQ        2004 to 2011 model year Jeep 3.5L, 3.7L, 3.8L, 4.7L, 5.7L or 61L
                           vehicles.

66104            AutoMind 1996 to 2011 model year General Motors Trucks with 4.3L. to 8.0L
                          engines, and 2000 to 2006 model year Pontiac GTOs.
61231            iQ        1996 to 2011 model year General Motors Trucks with 4.3L to 8.0L
                           englnes and 2000 to 2006 model year Pontiac GTOs.
66100    — AutoMind 20?]4 ’fo 2011 model year Ford 3.0L, 4. OL 4.2L, 4.6L, 5.AL and 6.8L
                           vehicles.
61221            iQ        2004 to 2011 model year Ford 3.0L, 4.0L, 4.2L, 4.6L, 5.4L and 6.8L. .
                           Vehicles

The AutoMind Programmer is a hand held programmer designed to reprogram the FLASH
memory chip located in the vehicle‘s ECU module. The stages of enhancement are:
transmission only, 87 octane, towing, and performance. The tuners are designed to
download OEM calibration updates, non emission related upgrades, and patches or fixes
in the firmware. Emission—related data files cannot be modified by the end user. The iQ
Programmer Module contains the same calibration and menu selection as the AutoMind
Programmer but has added a dash mount display for engine operating parameters. The
iQ Programmer Module uses the OBD II port to obtain engine operating parameters for its
display. The iQ Programmer may be unplugged from the OBD II port during the
Smog Check Inspection program in California.


                                               2.
This Executive Order is valid provided the installation instructions for the AutoMind
Programmer and iQ Programmer Module 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 AutoMind Programmeéer and iQ
Programmer Module, as exempt by the Air Resources Board, which adversely affect the
performance of the vehicle‘s pollution control system shall invalidate this Executive Order.

Marketing of the AutoMind Programmer and iQ Programmer Module using any
identification other than that shown in this Executive Order or marketing of the AutoMind
Programmer and iQ Programmer Module 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 shall not apply to any AutoMind Programmer and iQ Programmer
Module advertised, offered for sale, sold with, or installed on a new motor vehicle prior to
or concurrent with transfer to an uftimate purchaser.

This Executive Order does not constitute any opinion as to the effect the use of the
AutoMind Programmer and iQ Programmer Module may have on any warranty either
expressed or implied by the vehicle manufacturer.

This Executive Order is granted based on emissions test data on various cars and trucks
prviously submitted by the device manufacturer which showed no adverse effect on
emissions.

The Air Resources Board reserves the right in the future to review this Executive Order
and the exemption provided herein to assure that the exempted add—on or modified part
continues to meet the standards and procedures of Title 13, California Code of
Regulations, Section 2222, et seq.

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 AUTOMIND PROGRAMMER AND IQ PROGRAMMER MODULE.

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.                                                   j

Violation of any of the above conditions shall be grounds for revocation of this.order. The
order may be revoked only after a 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 is made after the
hearing that grounds for revocation exist.

Executed at El Monte, California, this   25          day of June 2011.




                                Mobile Source Operations Division |


GALE BANKS ENGINEERING — AUTOMIND / IQ PROGRAMMER MODULE — D—161—88



Document Created: 2011-07-01 16:13:51
Document Modified: 2011-07-01 16:13:51

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