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This Executive Order approved the specified parts on on December 23, 2002.
As of Thursday, December 13th, 2018 this Executive Order has not been overturned or superceeded.

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This Executive Order may be listed as:
  • C.A.R.B.E.O. D-40-37
  • Executive Order 40-37 / D40-37
  • ARB # D-40-37
  • Executive Order No: D-40-37
  • C.A.R.B. No. D-40-37
  • Resolution D-40-37
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D-40-37 Document:



                                          State of California
                                     AIR RESOURCES BOARD

                                   EXECUTIVE ORDER D—40—37

                            Relating to Exemptions Under Section 27156
                                         of the Vehicle Code

                                  Autotronic Controls Corporation
                                             Ignition Coils



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 Ignition Coils manufactured and
marketed by Autotronic Controls Corporation, 1490 Henry Brennan Drive, El Paso, Texas 79936 have
been found not to reduce the effectiveness of the applicable vehicle pollution control system and,
therefore, are exempt from the prohibitions of Section 27156 of the Vehicle Code for the following
vehicle applications:

 Part No.                     Device                            Application

,8200, 8202, 8203, 82023      Blaster 2 Coil                    2003 and older vehicles
 8205                          Blaster 2F Coil                  2003 and older Ford vehicles
 8206                          Extra Duty Coil                  2003 and older vehicles
 8207, 82073                   Blaster SS Coil                  2003 and older vehicles
 8222                          High Vibration Coil              2003 and older vehicles
 8223                          Blaster 3 Coil                   2003 and older vehicles
 8224                          GM 2—Tower Coil Pack              1999 and older GM V8 vehicles
 8225                          MSD GM HEL Coil                   2003 and older vehicles
 8226                          Blaster GM Coil                   2003 and older vehicles
 8227                          Blaster TFI Coil                  2003 and older GM and Ford vehicles
  8228                         Dodge 2—Pin Connector Coil        2003 and older vehicles
  8229,8239                    Mitsubishi 4—Tower Coil           1993—1998 Mitsubishi vehicles
  8231                         GM Single Connector Coil          1996—1999 GM V8 vehicles
  8241                          Ford Coil Pack, 4 Tower          1995—1998 Ford V8 vehicles
  8252                          Blaster HVC Coil                 2003 and older vehicles

 This exemption is issued based on an engineering evaluation that the Ignition Coils meet the
 Compliance criteria for ignition system components as specified under the "Procedures for Exemption of
 Add—On and Modified Parts" and therefore, will not increase emissions nor affect the vehicles OBD II
 system.


                                                   2.


This Executive Order shall not apply to any Autotronic Controls Corporation‘s Ignition Coils
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 the installation instructions f-or the Ignition Coils will not
recommend tuning the vehicles to specifications different from those of the vehicle‘s manufacturer.

Changes made to the design or operating conditions of the Ignition Coils, as exempt by the Air
Resources Board, which adversely affect the performance of the vehicle‘s pollution control system
shall invalidate this Executive Order.

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

This Executive Order does not constitute any opinion as to the effect the use of the Ignition Coils
may have on any warranty either expressed or implied by the vehicle‘s manufacturer.

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 AUTOTRONIC‘S IGNITION COILS.

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 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     __z,342 day of December 2002.




                                      AIIen
                                         W  Lyons,
                                      Moblle Source Operations Division




               AUTOTRONIC CONTROLS CORPORATION—IGNITION COILS— D—40—37



Document Created: 2016-11-29 15:30:32
Document Modified: 2016-11-29 15:30:32

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