Approval Details

Valid E.O.

Validity

This Executive Order approved the specified parts on on October 18, 2011.
As of Wednesday, August 21st, 2019 this Executive Order has not been overturned or superceeded.

Approved Parts

ModelsRemarks
2004 to 2012 model year Chrysler/Dodge/Jeep 3.5L, 3.7L, 3.8L, 4.7L, 5.7L or 6.1L vehicles, 1996 to 2012 model year General Motors Trucks with 4.3L to 8.0L engines, and 2000 to 2006 model year Pontiac GTOs, 2004 to 2012 model year Ford 3.0L, 4.0L, 4.2L, 4.6L, 5.4L and 6.8L vehicles, and 2011 and 2012 model year Ford vehicles with a 6.2L engineThe Flashpaq and Cortex Tuners are hand held programmers designed to reprogram the FLASH memory chip located in the vehicleÔÇÖs ECU module. The stages of enhancement are: transmission only, 87 octane, towing, and performance. The tuners are designed to download OEM calibration updates, non emission related upgrades, and patches or fixes in the firmware. Emission-related data files cannot be modified by the end user.

This Executive Order may be listed as:
  • C.A.R.B.E.O. D-330-11
  • Executive Order 330-11 / D330-11
  • ARB # D-330-11
  • Executive Order No: D-330-11
  • C.A.R.B. No. D-330-11
  • Resolution D-330-11
For Free CARB Executive Order Status verification, email an image of the device Executive Order label as well as the Year/Make/Model and Test Group # of the vehicle to [email protected]

Download: Executive Order D-330-11 PDF

D-330-11 Document:



                                            State of California
                                         AIR RESOURCES BOARD

                                    EXECUTIVE ORDER D—330—11

                              Relating to Exemp´Čüons Under Section 27156
                                         of the California Vehicle Code

                                           Superchips, Inc.
                                      Flashpaq and Cortex Tuners

 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—02—003;

 IT IS ORDERED AND RESOLVED: That the installation of the Flashpaq and Cortex Tuners,
 manufactured and marketed by Superchips, Inc., 1790 East Airport Blvd.; Sanford, Florida
 32773, has been found not to reduce the effectiveness of the applicable vehicle poIIutlon
 control systems and, therefore, is exempt from the prohiibitions of Section 27156 of the
 Vehicle Code for the following vehlcle applications:

 Part #       Device       Application
 3950         Cortex       2004 to 2012 model year Chrysler/Dodge/Jeep 3.5L, 3.7L, 3.8L, 4.7L,
          ‘            _   5.7Lor 61L vehicles.

 2950         Cortex       1996 to 2012 model year General Motors Trucks with 4.3L to 8.0L
                           engines, and 2000 to 2006 model year Pontiac GTOs.
 1950         Cortex       2004 to 2012 model year Ford 3.0L, 4.0L, 4.2L, 4.6L, 5.4L, 6.2L and
                           6 SL vehicles.

 3865         Flashpaq 2004 to 2012 model year Chrysler/Dodge/Jeep 3.5L, 3.7L, 3.8L, 4.7L,
                       5.7L or 6.1L vehicles.   —
 2865         | Flashpaq 1996 to 2012 model year General Motors Trucks with 4.3L to 8.0L
                         engines, and 2000 to 2006 model year Pontiac GTOs.
 1865         Flashpaqg 2004 to 2012 model yearFord 3.0L, 4.OL 4.2L, 4.6L, 5.4L 6.2L and
                   .    6.8L vehicles.
 The Flashpaq and Cortex Tuners are hand held programmers designed to reprogram the
 FLASH memory chip located in the vehicle‘s ECU module. The stages of enhancement are:
 transmission only, 87 octane, towing, and performance The tuners are designed to
 download OEM calibration updates .non emission related upgrades, and patches or fixes i|n
 the firmware. Emission—related data files cannot be modified by the end user.

 This Executive Order is valid provided that the installation instructions for the Flashpaq and
 Cortex Tuners will not recommend tuning the vehicle to specifications different from those:
 submitted by the device manufacturer.

 Changes made to the design or operating conditions of the Flashpaq and Cortex Tuners, as
 exempt by the Air Resources Board, which adversely affect the performance of the vehicle‘s °
 pollution control system shall invalidate this Executive Order,
 This Executive Order shall not apply to any Flashpac and Cortex Tuners advertised,
 offered for sale, sold with, or installed on a new motor vehicle prior to or concurrent with
 transfer to an ultimate purchaser.


Marketing of the Flashpaqg and Cortex Tuners using any identification other than that
shown in this Executive Order or marketing of the Flashpaq and Cortex Tuners for an
application other than those listed in this Executive Order shall be prohibited unless prior
approval is obtained from the Air Resources Board.

This Executive Order does not constitute any opinion as to the effect the use of the
Flashpaqg and Cortex Tuners may have on any warranty either expressed or implied by
the vehicle manufacturer.

This Executive Order is granted based on previously submitted emissions and OBD II
test data that was generated in support of prior Executive Orders. The test vehicles
were a 2007 model year 4.6L Ford Mustang, certified to the Low Emission Vehicle II
Ultra Low Emission Vehicle (LEV II ULEV) emission standards, with a measured 20
horsepower gain, a 2007 model year 5.4L Ford Shelby GT 500 Mustang, certified to
LEV II LEV emission standards, with a measured 55 horsepower gain, a 2007 model
year 5.7L Chrysler 300, certified to LEV II ULEV emission standards, with a measured 20
horsepower gain, a 2009 model year 5.3L Chevrolet Suburban, certified to LEV II ULEV
emission standards, with a measured 10 horsepower gain, and a 2006 model year 6.0L
Pontiac GTO, certified to LEV I ULEV emission standards, with a measured 12
horsepower gain .

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 ANY CLAIMS OF THE APPLICANT CONCERNING
ANTI—POLLUTION BENEFITS OR ANY ALLEGED BENEFITS OF THE FLASHPAQ
AND CORTEX TUNERS.

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.

Violation of any of the above conditions shall be grounds for revocation of this order. The
order may be revoked only after a 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.

Executed at El Monte, California, this    ___/ 8     day of October 2011.




                                 CAnnette Hebert, Chief
                                   Mobile Source Operations Division


              SUPERCHIPS, INC. — FLASHPAC/CORTEX TUNERS — D—330—11



Document Created: 2011-11-28 16:02:09
Document Modified: 2011-11-28 16:02:09

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