Approval Details

Valid E.O.


This Executive Order approved the specified parts on on February 26, 2010.
As of Tuesday, June 25th, 2024 this Executive Order has not been overturned or superceeded.

Approved Parts

2006 to 2008 model year BMW M3 vehicles equipped with a 4.0L engine and 2006 to 2008 model year BMW M5 and M6 vehicles equipped with a 5.0L engine.The M-Car Stoker Engine is an engine upgrade package designed to increase the displacement of the stock engine. The M-Car Stoker Engine includes the following new engine components: Crankshaft, connecting rods, pistons, piston rings, and an ECU program. M5 and M6 models also get a larger diameter air flow meter. All other components of the engine are stock. The new ECU program is uploaded through the OBD II port. There are no user adjustments. Maximum rear wheel horsepower gain is 50 for M5 and M6 and 40 for M3.

This Executive Order may be listed as:
  • C.A.R.B.E.O. D-176-36
  • Executive Order 176-36 / D176-36
  • ARB # D-176-36
  • Executive Order No: D-176-36
  • C.A.R.B. No. D-176-36
  • Resolution D-176-36
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