Approval Details

Valid E.O.

Validity

This Executive Order approved the specified parts on on September 16, 1974.
As of Wednesday, December 12th, 2018 this Executive Order has not been overturned or superceeded.

Approved Parts

Models
1974 and older model-year vehicles

This Executive Order may be listed as:
  • C.A.R.B.E.O. D-35-3-A
  • Executive Order 35-3-A / D35-3-A
  • ARB # D-35-3-A
  • Executive Order No: D-35-3-A
  • C.A.R.B. No. D-35-3-A
  • Resolution D-35-3-A
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Download: Executive Order D-35-3-A PDF

D-35-3-A Document:



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                        tate of California
                       AIR RESOURCES BOARD


                      EXECUTIVE ORDER D—35—3—A
              Relating to Exemptions under Section 27156
                          of the Vehicle Code


                     KAR AUTOMOTIVE PRODUCTS, INC.
                   "CAS BOOSTER—CALIFORNIA DESIGN®"


Pursuant to the authority vested in the Air Resources Board by Section
27156 of the Vehicie Code; and

Pursuant to the authority vested in the undersigned by Section 39023 of
the Health and Safety Code;

IT IS ORDERED AND RESOLYED: That the installation of the "Gas Booster—
California Design" device manufactured by the Hydro—Catalyst Corporation,
840 U.S. Route 34, Old Bridge, New Jersey 08857 and marketed by Kar
Automotive Manufacturing Co., of Tappahonnock Bivd., Tappahonnock, Va.
22568, has been found to not reduce the effectiveness of required motor
vehicle pollution control devices and, therefore, is exempt from the
prohibitions of Section 27156 of the Vehicle Code for 1974 and clder
model—year vehicles.

The device consists of two formed screens made of fine mesh wire cloth
mounted under the carburetor barreis. The upstream screen is plated
with cadmium and the downstream screen with nickel.

The "Gas booster—California Design" device is identical in construction
and operation to the hydro—Catalyst Corporation‘s "Precombustion Catalyst—
California Design" device.   Reference Executive Order D—35.

This Executive Order is valid provided that installation instructions
for this device will not recommend tuning the vehicle to specifications
different than those listed by the vehicle manufacturer.
Changes made to the design or operating conditions of the device as
criginally submitted to the Air Resources Board for evaluation that
adversely affect the performance of the vehicle‘s poliution control
devices shall invalidate this Executive Order.

Harketing of this device using an identification other than that shown
in this Executive Order or marketing of this device for an application
cther 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 sffect
that the use of this device may have on any warranty either expressed or
implied by the vehicle manufacturer.


"GAS BOOSTER—CALIFORNIA DESIGN®                         EXECUTIVE ORDER D—35—3—A




THIS EXECUTIVE ORDER DOES NOT CONSTITUTE A CERTIFICATION, ACCREDITATICN,
APPROVAL, OR ANY OTKER TYPE OF EXDORSEMENT EY THE AIR RESOURCES BOARD OF
ANY CLAIMS OF THE APPLICANT CONCERNING AXTI—POLLUTION GENEFITS OR ANY
ALLEGED BEXNEFITS OF THE "GAS BOOSTER—CALIFORNMIA DESIGN" DEVICE.

Ho claim of any kind, such as "Approved by Air Resources Board" may be made
with respect to the action taken herein in any advertising or other oral
or written communication.

Section 17500 of the Business and Professions Code makes unlawful, untrue
or misleading advertising, and Section 17534 makes violation punishable as
a misdemeanor.

Sections 39130 and 39184 of the Health and Safety Code provide as follows:

     "39130. Ho person shall install, sell, offer for sale, or advertise,
     or, except in an application to the board for certification of a
     éevice, represent, any device as a motor vehicle pollution control
     gevice unless that device has been certified by the board. fo
     person shall sell, offer for sale, advertise, or represent any motor
     vehicle pollution control device as a certified device which, in
     fact, is not a certified device.    Any violation of this section is
     a misdemeanor."            —
     "39164. (a) No person shall install, sell, offer for sale, or adver—
     tise, or, except in an application to the board for accreditation of a
     device, represent, any device as a motor vehicle poliution control
     device for use on any used motor vehicle unless that device has been
     accredited by the board. fo person shall sell, offer for sale, adver—
     tise, or represent any motor vehicle pollution control device as an
     accredited device which, in fact, is not an accredited device. Any
     violation of this subdivision is a misdemeanor."

On the basis of its evaluation of the "Gas Booster—California Design"
device, the Air Resources Board has determined that the "Gas Booster—
California Design" device does not have a beneficial effect on gasoline
mileage or exhaust emissions.

Agy apparent viclation of the conditions of this Executive Order will be sub—
mib§eu'§o the Attorney General of California for such action as he deems
advisable.                    ‘
Executive Order D—35—3, dated August 1, 1974, ts superceded and of no
further force and effect.


Executed at Sacramento, California, this      (Cy   day of September, 1974. )



                                    WILLIAM SIMMONS
                                    Executive Officer



Document Created: 2005-09-01 12:14:38
Document Modified: 2005-09-01 12:14:38

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