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This Executive Order approved the specified parts on on April 14, 2016.
As of Wednesday, December 19th, 2018 this Executive Order has not been overturned or superceeded.

Approved Parts

Part NumberModelsModification
080-01-150452004-2016 Toyota 2.7, 3.3, and 3.5 liter Sienna minivanThe stock fuel tank is replaced with a 20-gallon midship steel tank. The system includes relocation of the rear underfloor catalytic converter.

This Executive Order may be listed as:
  • C.A.R.B.E.O. D-288-159
  • Executive Order 288-159 / D288-159
  • ARB # D-288-159
  • Executive Order No: D-288-159
  • C.A.R.B. No. D-288-159
  • Resolution D-288-159
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Download: Executive Order D-288-159 PDF

D-288-159 Document:



                                      State of California
                                   AIR RESOURCES BOARD

                               EXECUTIVE ORDER D—288—159

                                 Relating to Exemptions under
                              Section 27156 of the Vehicle Code

                                      Transfer Flow, Inc.
                             Replacement Fuel Storage Systems

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

Pursuant to the authority vested in the undersigned by Sections 39515 and 39516 of the
Health and Safety Code and Executive Order G—14—012;

IT IS ORDERED AND RESOLVED: That installation of the Replacement Fuel Storage
Systems, manufactured by Transfer Flow, Inc. of 1444 Fortress Street, Chico, California
95973, has been found not to reduce the effectiveness of the applicable vehicle
pollution control systems, and therefore, the Replacement Fuel Storage Systems are
exempt from the prohibitions in VC Section 27156 for installation on the following
vehicles converted by ElDorado National:

System                                    Vehicle
080—01—15045                               2004—2016 Toyota 2.7, 3.3, and 3.5 liter
[20—gallon midship replacement tank]       Sienna minivan

080—01—15126                               2010—2016 Toyota 3.5 liter Sienna minivan
[aft—axle stock tank relocation]

Both systems include relocation of the rear underfloor catalytic converter.

This Executive Order is based on engineering evaluation and previous emission testing
conducted by Transfer Flow, Inc. with the Replacement Fuel Storage Systems.

Exemption of the Replacement Fuel Storage Systems shall not be construed as an
exemption to sell, offer for sale, or advertise any components of the systems as individual
devices.

This Executive Order shall not apply to any device advertised, offered for sale, 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 installation instructions for the Replacement
Fuel Storage Systems do not recommend tuning the vehicle to specifications different
from those of the vehicle manufacturer.


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Changes made to the design or operating conditions of the Replacement Fuel Storage
Systems, as exempt by ARB, which adversely affect the performance of the vehicle‘s
pollution control systems shall invalidate this Executive Order.

Marketing of the Replacement Fuel Storage Systems using an identification other than
that shown in this Executive Order or for an application other than those listed in this
Executive Order shall be prohibited unless prior approval is obtained ARB.

In addition to the foregoing, ARB 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 any opinion as to the effect the use of the
Replacement Fuel Storage Systems may have on any warranty either expressed or
implied by the vehicle manufacturer.

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.

THIS EXECUTIVE ORDER DOES NOT CONSTITUTE A CERTIFICATION,
ACCREDITATION, APPROVAL, OR ANY OTHER TYPE OF ENDORSEMENT BY ARB
OF CLAIMS OF THE APPLICANT CONCERNING ANTI—POLLUTION BENEFITS OR
ANY ALLEGED BENEFITS OF TRANSFER FLOW, INC.‘S REPLACEMENT FUEL
STORAGE SYSTEMS.

Violation of any of the above conditions shall be grounds for revocation of this Executive
Order. The Executive Order may be revoked only after a ten—day written notice of
intention to revoke the Executive Order, in which period the holder of the Executive
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 Executive
Order may not be revoked until a determination is made after a hearing that grounds for
revocation exist.

Executed at El Monte, California, this      _/ 2   day of April 2016.



                    Annette Hebert, Chief
                    Emissions Compliance, Automotive Regulations and Science Division




TRANSFER FLOW, INC. — REPLACEMENT FUEL STORAGE SYSTEMS — D—288—159



Document Created: 2018-10-03 08:07:26
Document Modified: 2018-10-03 08:07:26

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