Approval Details

Valid E.O.

Validity

This Executive Order approved the specified parts on on March 7, 1994.
As of Tuesday, December 11th, 2018 this Executive Order has not been overturned or superceeded.

Approved Parts

Part NumberModels
3333EC-76864K1986-89 Acura Integra 1.6L

This Executive Order may be listed as:
  • C.A.R.B.E.O. D-186-13
  • Executive Order 186-13 / D186-13
  • ARB # D-186-13
  • Executive Order No: D-186-13
  • C.A.R.B. No. D-186-13
  • Resolution D-186-13
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Download: Executive Order D-186-13 PDF

D-186-13 Document:



                                          (Page 1 of 3)

                               State of California
                               AIR RESOURCES BOARD

                          EXECUTIVE ORDER D—186—13
                 Relating to Exemptions Under Section 27156
                            of the Vehicle Code

                               HKS USA, INC.
                        POWER FLOW AIR FILTER SYSTEM

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 Sections 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 Flow Air
Filter System (Air Filter System), manufactured by HKS USA, Inc. of 20312
Gramercy Place, Torrance,    California 90501 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 the following vehicle applications:

Model Year      Make           Model.         Engine Disp.        Part No.
1986—89         Acura          Integra            1. 6L        3333EC—76864K
1990—93         Acura          Integra            1.8L         3333EC—76965N
1991—93         Dodge          Stealth R/T        3.0L         3333BC—47674P
                               Twin Turbo
1989—94         Bagle          Talon              2.0L         3333EC—47373N
   "            Plymouth       Laser                 ®           ®       ®
   ®            Mitsubishi     Eclipse               ®           ®       ®
1993~94         Ford           Probe GT           2.5L         3333BC—525258
1990—93         Honda          Accord             2.2L         3333EC—36963N
1988—92         Honda          CRX/Civic          1.66         3333EC—36564M
1985—87         Honda          CRX/Civic Si       1.51L       3333EC—76864K
1992—94         Honda          Civic Si          .1.6L        3333BC—36366R
1986—88         Mazda          RX7                1.3L        3333EC—5§$182K
1989—91         Mazda          RX7                1.3L        3333EC—58182N
1988—89         Mazda          323 CT & GTX       1. 6L       3333EC—58686M
1990—93 —       Mazda          MX—5 Miata         1. 6L.      3333EC—59087P
1991—94         Mazda          MX3                1.8L        3333EC—58188Q
1993—94        Mazda           MX—6               2.5L        3333RC—525258
1991—94        Mercury         Capri              1. 6L       3333EC—58886P
1991—93        Mitsubishi      3000GT             3, OL       3333EC—47674P
1991—92        Mitsubishi      Galant VR—4        2. 0L       3333EC—47573P >
1989—93        Nissan          2408X              2.4L        3333RC—24552N
1990—94        Nissan          3008X              3.0L        3333EC—24751P
1990—94        Nissan          3002% Twin Turbo 3.0L          3333BC—24751P
1991—94        Nissan          Sentra SE—R/     2.0L          3333EC—21320Q
                               Nx—2000
1982—86        Toyota          Supra              2.8L        3333BC—11024Fr


HKS USA,   INC.      .                  EXECUTIVE ORDER D—186—13
                                        (Page 2 of 3)

Model Year        Make         Model1        Engine Disp.           Part No.

1986—92           Toyota       Supra             3.0L            3333EC—11025L
1987—92           Toyota       Supra Turbo       3.0L            3333EC—11026L
1988—89           Toyota       MR—2              1. 6L           3333EC—11333M
1991—94           Toyota       MR—2              2.2L            3333EC—11327P
1991—94           Toyota       MR—2 Turbo        2. 0L           3333EC—11328Pp

This Executive Order is valid provided that the installation instructions
for the Air Filter System will not recommend tuning the vehicle to
specifications different from those submitted by HKS USA, Inc.

Changes made to the design or operating conditions of the Air Filter System,
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 Air Filter System using any identification other than that
shown in this Executive Order or marketing of the Air Filter System for an
application other than those listed in this Executive Order shall be
prokibited unless prior approval is obtained from the Air Resources Board.
Exemption of the Air Filter System shall not be construed as exemption to
sell, offer for sale, or advertise any component of the kit as an individual
device.

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

This Executive Order is granted based on an evaluation if emissions tests
were conducted in accordance with Cold—Start CVS—75 Federal Test Procedure.
However, the Air Resources Board finds that reasonable grounds exist to
believe that use of the Air Filter System may adversely affect emissions of
motor vehicles when operating under conditions outside the parameters of the
previously prescribed test procedures.  Accordingly, the Air Resources Board
reserves the right to conduct additional emission tests,      in the future,   as
such tests are developed, that will more adequately      measure emissions from
all cycle phases.  If such test results demonstrate      that the Air Filter
System adversely affects emissions during off—cycle      conditions (defined as
those conditions which are beyond the parameters of      the Cold—Start CVS—75
Federal Test Procedure),   this Executive Order shall be effectively rescinded
as of the date the test results are validated.  Further, if such test
results or other evidence provides the Air Resources Board with reason to
suspect that the Air Filter System will affect the durability of the
emission control system, HKS USA, Inc. shall be required to submit
durability data to show that the durability of the vehicle emission control
system is not, in fact, affected and/or that the add—on or modified part
demonstrates adequate durability.


HKS USA,   INC.                        EXECUTIVE ORDER D~186—13
                                       (Page 3 of 3)

In addition to the foregoing, 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
CLAIMS OF THE APPLICANT CONCERNING ANTI—POLLUTION BENEFITS OR ANY ALLEGED
BENEFITS OF HKS USA AIR FILTER SYSTEM.

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
cral 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.        yfi/{’

Executed at El Monte,   California, this              f March,   1994.




                                               . Summerfield
                                           Assistant Division Chief
                                           Mobile Source Division



Document Created: 2005-09-01 12:44:03
Document Modified: 2005-09-01 12:44:03

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