Approval Details

Valid E.O.

Validity

This Executive Order approved the specified parts on on June 20, 1995.
As of Friday, December 14th, 2018 this Executive Order has not been overturned or superceeded.

Approved Parts

Part NumberModels
46100A/ 481001955-1980 GM vehicles equipped with Chevrolet 8-cylinder engines.

This Executive Order may be listed as:
  • C.A.R.B.E.O. D-170-4
  • Executive Order 170-4 / D170-4
  • ARB # D-170-4
  • Executive Order No: D-170-4
  • C.A.R.B. No. D-170-4
  • Resolution D-170-4
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-170-4 PDF

D-170-4 Document:



                                                       (Page 1 of 3)


                               State of California
                               AIR RESOURCES BOARD

                             EXECUTIVE ORDER D—170—4
                   Relating to Exemptions Under Section 27156
                              of the Vehicle Code

                                MR. GASKET COMPANY
                  ACCEL 46 SERIES BREAKERLESS DISTRIBUTOR
             PART NOS. 46100A, 46101A, 46102A, 46103A, 46107A,
         46200A, 4G201A, 46202A, 46204A, 46300A, 46301A, AND 46302A

                                       AND

                     ACCEL 48 SERIES BREAKERLESS DISTRIBUTOR
                   PART NOS. 48100, 48102, 48103, 48107, 48200
                      48201, 48202, 48204, 48300, AND 48301

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

Pursuant to the authority vested in the undersigned by Sections 39515 and
39516 of the Health and Safety Code and Executive Order G—45—9;

IT IS ORDERED AND RESOLVED:     That the installation of the Accel 46 and 48
Series Breakerless Distributor {mechanical advance only), manufactured by
Mr. Gasket Company of 8700 Brookpark Road, Cleveland, Ohio 44129, has been
found not to reduce the effectiveness of the required vehicle pollution
control system, and therefore, the Accel 46 and 48 Series Breakerless
Distributor is exempt from the prohibitions of Section 27156 of the Veh1c]e
Code for the following vehicle applications:

          Part No.         Vehicles

          46100A .         1955—1980 General Motors vehicles equipped with
          48100            Chevrolet 8—cylinder engines.

          46101A           1966—1979 AMC vehicles equipped with 290, 304, 360,
                           and 401 CID engines.         —

         46102A            1960—1980 General Motors vehicles equipped with
         48102             Pontiac 326, 350, 389, 400, 421, and 455 CID
                           engines.

         46103A            1965—1980 General Motors vehicles equipped with
         48103             Oldsmobile 330, 350, 400, 403, 425, and 455 CID
                           engines.

         46107A—           1965—1980 General Motors vehicles equipped with
         48107             "tall deck" 366, 427, and 454 CID engines.

         46200A            1958—1970 Ford Motor Company vehicles equipped with
         48200             352, 390, 406, 427, and 428 CID engines.


MR. GASKET COMPANY _                                EXECUTIVE 0§DER D—170—4
ACCEL 46 AND 48 SERIES                              (Page 2 of 3)
BREAKERLESS. DESTRIBUTOR                                          >


          Part No.          Vehicles

          46201A            1962—1981 Ford Motor Company vehicles equipped with
          48201            — 221, 260, 289, and 302 CID engines {except those
                            with electronic engine control).

          46202A            1968—1981 Ford Motor Company vehicles equipped with
          48202             351C, 400, 429, and 460 CID engines (except those
                   204      with electronic engine control).

          46204A     _      1969—1981 Ford Motor Company vehicles equipped with
          48204             the 351W CID engine (except those with electronic
                            engine control).              ©

          46300A            1959—1978 Chrysler QbïĴporation vehicles equipped
          48300             with 413, 426, and 440 CID engines {except those
                            with electronic spark timing).

          46301A            1965—1987 Chrysler Corporation vehicles equipped
          48301             with 273, 318, 340, and 360 CID engines {except
                            those with electronic spark timing).

          46302A            1958—1978 Chrysler Corporation vehicles equipped
                            with 361, 383, and 400 CID engines (except those
                            with electronic spark timing).

This exemption shall not apply to any device, apparatus, or mechanism
advertised, offered for sale or sold with, or installed on, a motor vehxc]e
prior to or concurrent with transfer to an ultimate purchaser.
This Executive Order is valid provided that installation instructions for
the 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 exempt
by the ARB, which adversely affect the performance of a vehicle‘s pollution
control system shall invalidate this Executive Order.

Marketing of the device using an identification other than that shown in
this Executive Order or marketing of the device for an application other
than those listed in this Executive Order shall be prohibited unless prior
approval is obtained from the ARB.     Exemption of a kit shall not be
construed as an exemption to sell, offer for sale, or advertise any
component of a kit as an individual device.
This Executive Order does noi constitute any opinion as to the effect the
use of the 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 RESOURCES BOARD OF ANY
CLAIMS _OF THE APPLICANT CONCERNTNG ANTI—POLLUTION BENEFITS— OR ANY ALLEGED
BENEFITS OF MR. GASKET COMPANY‘S ACCEL 46 AND 48 SERIES BREAKERLESS


MR. GASKET COMPANY                                   EXECUTIVE ORDER D—170—4
ACCEL 46 AND 48 SERIES                               (Page 3 of 3)
BREAKERLESS DISTRIBUTOR                                     —


DISTRIBUTOR (MECHANICAL ADVANCE ONLY}, PART NOS. 46100A, 46101A, 46102A,
46103A, 46107A, 46200A, 46201A, 46202A, 46204A, 46300A, 46301A, 46307A,
48100, 48102, 48103, 48107, 48200, 48201, 48202, 48204, 48300, AND 48301.

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.
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 apparént 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 No. D—221—13, previously issued to Automotive Controls
Corporation on August 7, 1992, is superseded and is of no further force and
effect. Mr. Gasket Company and Automotive Controls Corporation are wholly—
owned subsidiaries of Echlin, Inc.             /{

Executed at El Monte, California, this         day   gf June 1995.




                                            . Summerfiel
                                           istant Divisigh Chief
                                         Mobile Source Diviston



Document Created: 2005-09-01 12:42:04
Document Modified: 2005-09-01 12:42:04

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