Approval Details

Valid E.O.

Validity

This Executive Order approved the specified parts on on August 22, 2008.
As of Friday, December 14th, 2018 this Executive Order has not been overturned or superceeded.

Approved Parts

ModelsModificationRemarks
1999-2008 F250 & F350 short box trucksThe tank must be installed with an add-on canister.stock tank 29-31 gal; TFI tank 46-48 gal

This Executive Order may be listed as:
  • C.A.R.B.E.O. D-288-73
  • Executive Order 288-73 / D288-73
  • ARB # D-288-73
  • Executive Order No: D-288-73
  • C.A.R.B. No. D-288-73
  • Resolution D-288-73
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Download: Executive Order D-288-73 PDF

D-288-73 Document:



                                    State of California
                                AIR RESOURCES BOARD

                              EXECUTIVE ORDER D—288—73

                               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 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—02—003;

 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 system, and therefore, the Replacement Fuel Storage Systems are exempt from the
 prohibitions in Section 27156 of the California Vehicle Code for installation on the following
 Ford Motor Company vehicles:

    Model—Year      Vehicle Model _                       Stock Tank      TFI Tank

     1999—2008      F250 & F350 short box trucks          29—31 gallons   46—48 gallons
     1999—2008      F250 & F350 long box trucks           38 gallons      57—59 gallons
     1999—2008      F350, F450 & F550 cab chassis         19 gallons      30—34 gallons
     1999—2008      F350, F450 & F550 cab chassis         40 gallons       50 gallons
     1997—2008 .    E150, E250 & E350 vans                35 gallons       46 gallons

_— The Replacement Fuel Storage Systems include a higher capacity fuel tank, an add—on
   emission canister, and low permeation fuel and vapor hoses.

 This Executive Order is based on testing and engineering evaluation of the impact on
 vehicle emissions and On—Board Diagnostic II System.

 Exemption of the Replacement Fuel Storage Systems shall not be construed as an
 exemption to sell, offer for sale, or advertise any component of the Replacement Fuel
 Storage 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 vehicles to specifications different
 from those of the vehicle manufacturer.

 Changes made to the design or operating conditions of the Replacement Fuel Storage
 Systems, as exempt by the Air Resources Board, which adversely affect the


                                            2.
performance of the vehicle‘s pollution control system 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 from the Air
Resources Board.

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 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 THE
AIR RESOURCES BOARD 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 the hearing that grounds
for revocation exist.

Executed at El Monte, California, this     __22%   day of August 2008.




                                       Annette
                                        Hebert %f
                                         Mobile Source Operations Division




  TRANSFER FLOW, INC. — REPLACEMENT FUEL STORAGE SYSTEMS — D—288—73



Document Created: 2008-09-09 13:59:17
Document Modified: 2008-09-09 13:59:17

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