Approval Details

Valid E.O.

Validity

This Executive Order approved the specified parts on on December 15, 1993.
As of Monday, October 14th, 2019 this Executive Order has not been overturned or superceeded.

Approved Parts

Models
1993 and older model-year vehicles powered by gasoline or diesel engines

This Executive Order may be listed as:
  • C.A.R.B.E.O. D-339
  • Executive Order 339 / D339
  • ARB # D-339
  • Executive Order No: D-339
  • C.A.R.B. No. D-339
  • Resolution D-339
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Download: Executive Order D-339 PDF

D-339 Document:



                                                          (Page 1 of 3)

                              State of California
                              AIR RESOURCES BOARD

                           EXECUTIVE ORDER D~339
                 Relating to Exemptions Under Section 27156
                            of the Vehicle Code.

                       AMERICAN TECHNOLOGIES GROUP, INC.
                        CLEAN AIR PAC/THE FORCE/CAR CURE

WHEREAS, Vehicle Code Section 27156 and Title 13 California Code of
Regulations (hereafter "CCR") Section 2222(e), authorize the California Air
Regsources Board (ARB) and its Executive Officer to exempt add—on and
modified parts from the prohibitions of Vehicle Code Section 27156.

WHEREAS, American Tedfinologies Group, Inc.   has applied to the ARB for
exemption from the prohibitions of Vehicle COde "Section 27156 for the
Clean Air Pac/The Force/Car Cure.                     .

WHEREAS, pursuant to the authority vested in the Executive Officer by Health
and Safety Code Section 39515 and in the Chief, Mobile Source Division by
Health and Safety Code Section 39516 and Executive Order G—45—5,     the Air
Resources Board finds:

     1.   The Clean Air Pac/The Force/Car Cure is an add—on device that is
          placed in the air filter in a motor vehicle.

     2.   The air filter is part of the required motor vehicle pollution
          control system.             |

     3.   The Clean Air Pac/The Force/Car Cure is intended for use with a
          required pollution control system.

     4.   The Clean Air Pac/The Force/Car Cure by being placed in the air
          filter alters the original design of a motor vehicle pollution
          control system.

     5.   The Clean Air Pac/The Force/Car Cure is a device subject to the
     '    prohibitions of Vehicle Code Section 27156 and an add—on part as
          defined by 13 CCR Section 1900(b)(1).

     6.   The Clean Air Pac/The Force/Car Cure does not reduce the
          effectiveness of any required motor vehicle pollution control
          device.

     7.   The ARB,   in the exercise of technical judgement, is aware of no
          basis on which the Clean Air Pac/The Force/Car Cure will provide
          either a decrease in emission or an increase in fuel economy.

     8.   It has not been determined what effect use of the Clean Air Pac/
          The Force/Car Cure may have on any warranty, either expressed or
          implied, by the manufacturer of a motor vehicle on which the
          device is placed.                         >

     9.   The Clean Air Pac/The Force/Car Cure is not a certified motor
          vehicle pollution control device purluant to Health and Safety
          Code Section 43644.


AMERICAN TECHNOLOGIES GROUP, INC.                 BXECUTIVE ORDER D-339
CLEAN AIR PAC/THE FORCE/CAR CURE                  (Page 2 of 3)




     10.   The ARB by granting an exemption to American Technologies Group,
           Inc. for the Clean Air Pac/The Force/Car Cure does not recommend
           or endorse in any way the Clean Air Pac, The Force and Car Cure
           for emissions reduction, fuel economy, or any other purpose.

IT IS HEREBY RESOLVED that the Clean Air Pac/The Force/Car Cure is exempt
from the prohibitions of Vehicle Code Section 27156 for installation on 1993
and older model—year gasoline and diesel powered vehicles subject to the
following conditions:

     1.    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 transgsfer to an
           ultimate purchaser.

     2.    No changes are permitted to the device as described in the
           application for exemption. Any changes to the device, applicable
           model year, or other factors addressed in this order must be
           evaluated and approved by the ARB prior to marketing in
           California.

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

     4.    Any oral or written references to this Executive Order or its
           content by the American Technologies Group, Inc. its principals,
           agents, employees, distributors, dealers, or other representatives
           must include the disclaimer that the Executive Order or the
           exemption it provides is not an endorsement or approval of any
           fuel economy or emissions reduction claims for the Clean Air Pac/
           The Force/Car Cure and is only a finding that the device is exempt
           from the prohibitions of Vehicle Code Section 27156.

     5.    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 after hearlng
that grounds for revocation exist.


AMERICAN TECHNOLOGIES GROUP,   INC.                      EXECUTIVE ORDER D—339
Clean Air Pac/The Force/Car Cure          .              (Page 3 of 3)



         .              L                           e
Executed at El Monte, California, this        AS—       day of December, 1993.




                                      R. B‘fSummerfiel
                                      Assistant Division Chief
                                      Mobile Source Division



Document Created: 2005-09-01 12:40:41
Document Modified: 2005-09-01 12:40:41

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