Approval Details

Valid E.O.

Validity

This Executive Order approved the specified parts on on May 21, 1992.
As of Wednesday, December 19th, 2018 this Executive Order has not been overturned or superceeded.

Approved Parts

Models
1962-1986 carbureted "small block" Chevy vehicles with 283, 302, 305, 307, 327, 350, or 400 CID engines

This Executive Order may be listed as:
  • C.A.R.B.E.O. D-256
  • Executive Order 256 / D256
  • ARB # D-256
  • Executive Order No: D-256
  • C.A.R.B. No. D-256
  • Resolution D-256
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Download: Executive Order D-256 PDF

D-256 Document:



                                                          (Page 1 of 2)

                            State of California
                            AIR RESOURCES BOARD

                           EXECUTIVE ORDER D—256
                 Relating to Exemptions Under Section 27156
                            of the Vehicle Code

                        WEIAND AUTOMOTIVE INDUSTRIES
                        "INTAKE MANIFOLD MODEL 8000"

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;

I7T IS ORDERED AND RESOLVED: That the intake manifold model 8000
manufactured by Weiand Automotive Industries of 2316 San Fernando Road, Los
Angeles, California 90065, has been found not to reduce the effectiveness of
required motor vehicle pollution control devices and, therefore, is exempt
from the prohibitions in Vehicle Code Sections 27156 and 38391 when
installed on 1962—1986 model—year carbureted "smalil block" Chevrolet
vehicles powered by 283, 302, 305, 307, 327, 350, and 400 CID engines.

This exemption shall not apply to any device, apparatus, or mechanism
advertised, offered for sale or sold with, or installed on, a motor vehicle
prior to or concurrent with transfer to an ultimate purchaser.

This Executive Order is valid provided that instalilation instructions for
the intake manifold model 8000 will not recommend tuning the vehicle to
specifications different from those submitted by the system manufacturer.

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

Marketing of the intake manifold using identification other than that shown
in this Executive Order or marketing of the intake manifold for an
application other than those listed in the exemption application, and on
this Executive Order, shall be prohibited unless prior approval is obtained
from the Air Resources Board. Exemption of the intake manifold shall not be
construed as exemption to sell, offer for sale, or advertise any component
of the intake manifold as an individual device.

This Executive Order does not constitute any opinion as to the effect the
use of the intake manifold 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 CONCERNING ANTI—POLLUTION BENEFITS OR ANY ALLEGED
BENEFITS OF WEIAND AUTOMOTIVE INDUSTRIES‘ INTAKE MANIFOLD MODEL 8000 SHOWN
ABOVE .


WEIAND AUTOMOTIVE INDUSTRIES                       EXECUTIYE ORDER D—256
"INTAKE MANIFOLD MODEL 8000"                       (Page 2 of 2)



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 apparent violation of the conditions of this Executive Order will be
submitted to the Attorney General of California for such action as he deems
advisable.

Executed at E1 Monte, California, this Cfiéfi_ day of May, 1992.

                                 L
                                —R.B. Summerfield ;
                                  Assfétant Division Chief
                                  Mobile Source Division



Document Created: 2005-09-01 12:41:52
Document Modified: 2005-09-01 12:41:52

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