Approval Details

Valid E.O.

Validity

This Executive Order approved the specified parts on on October 31, 2000.
As of Wednesday, June 19th, 2019 this Executive Order has not been overturned or superceeded.

Approved Parts

ModelsModification
2001 and older vehiclesThe Tornado Air Management System is a one piece metal device that is placed either in the intake air ducting or inside the air cleaner. The manufacturer claims the device is designed to cause the air entering the engine to become turbulent

This Executive Order may be listed as:
  • C.A.R.B.E.O. D-267-5
  • Executive Order 267-5 / D267-5
  • ARB # D-267-5
  • Executive Order No: D-267-5
  • C.A.R.B. No. D-267-5
  • Resolution D-267-5
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Download: Executive Order D-267-5 PDF

D-267-5 Document:



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                                   State of California
                               AIR RESOURCES BOARD


                             EXECUTIVE ORDER D—267—5
                      Relating to Exemptions Under Section 27156
                                   of the Vehicle Code


                                 CYCLONE USA, INC.
                            Tornado Air Management 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 Section 39515 and Section 39516 of
the Health and Safety Code and Executive Order G—45—9;

IT 1S ORDERED AND RESOLVED: That the installation of the Tormado Air Management
System manufactured and marketed by Cyclone USA, Inc. of 13360—H Firestone Bivd., Santa
Fe Springs, California 90670 has been found not to reduce the effectiveness of required motor
vehicle pollution control devices and, therefore, is exempt from the prohibitions of Section
27156 of the California Vehicle Code for all 2001 model—year and older vehicles.

The Tornado Air Management System is a one—piece metal device that is placed either in the
intake air ducting or inside the air cleaner. The device is designed to cause the air entering the
engine to become turbulent.

This Executive Order shall not apply to any Cyclone USA, Inc. Tornado Air Management
System advertised, offered for sale, sold with, or installed on a new motor vehicle prior to or
concurrent with transfer to an ultimate purchaser.

This Executive Order is valid provided that the installation instructions for the Tornado Air
Management System will not recommend tuning the veh!cle to specifications different from
those of the vehicle manufacturer:

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

Marketing of this device using any identification other than that shown in this Executive Order
or marketing of this device for an application other than those listed in this Executive Order
shall be prohibited unless prior approval is obtained from the ARB.

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

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CYCLONE USA, INC.                         ‘                    ._   EXECUTIVE ORDER D—267—5
Tornado Air Management System                                       (Page 2 of 2)



This exemption is issued based on an engineering evaluation on the impact of the Tornado Air
Management System on emissions as well as an examination of the On Board Diagnostic II
(OBD 11) system which showed that the installation of the Tornado Air Management System will
not affect emissions or the vehicle‘s ability to perform OBD I! monitoring.

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 CYCLONE USA, INC—‘S
TORNADO AIR MANAGEMENT SYSTEM.

No claims 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.

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 is made after the hearing that grounds
for revocation exist.

Executive Order D—267—4, dated February 1999 is superseded and of no further force and
effect.   '


Executed at El Monte, California, this    .5/   day of,   ober 2000.


                                         /AP
                                     / V/ —             [
                                     R. B. Summerfield, Chief
                                         Mobile Source Operations Division



Document Created: 2005-09-01 12:40:14
Document Modified: 2005-09-01 12:40:14

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