Approval Details

Valid E.O.

Validity

This Executive Order approved the specified parts on on December 23, 2002.
As of Tuesday, December 11th, 2018 this Executive Order has not been overturned or superceeded.

Approved Parts

Part NumberModelsRemarks
8474, MSD Dist. Kit w/83601995 and older GM V8Excluding OBD II vehicles

This Executive Order may be listed as:
  • C.A.R.B.E.O. D-40-38
  • Executive Order 40-38 / D40-38
  • ARB # D-40-38
  • Executive Order No: D-40-38
  • C.A.R.B. No. D-40-38
  • Resolution D-40-38
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-40-38 PDF

D-40-38 Document:



                                           State of California
                                      AIR RESOURCES BOARD
                                    EXECUTIVE ORDER D—40—38
                           Relating to Exemptions Under Section 27156
                                        of the Vehicle Code

                                    Autotronic Controls Corporation
                                              Distributors


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 Sectlon 39516 of the
Health and Safety Code and Executive Order G—45—9;

IT IS ORDERED AND RESOLVED: That the installation of the Distributors 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                     Remarks

8360          Chevy Drop—In Dist. ~ 1993 and older GM V8              Vehicles not equipped with an
                                                                      oxygen sensor
8361         Chevy MSD Dist.          1993 and older GM V8            Vehicles not equipped with an
                                                                      oxygen sensor
8365          MSD GM HEI Dist.        1993 and older GM V8            Vehicles not equipped with an
                                                                      oxygen sensor
8386, 8387    Pro—Billet Chrysier     1993 and older Chrysler         Vehicles not equipped with an
8388, 8389                            V8                              oxygen sensor
8391

8474          MSD Dist. Kit w/8360 1995 and older GM V8               Excluding OBD II vehicles

8515          Chevrolet Distributor 1983 and older GM inline          6 cyl. engines

8516         AMC Distributor          1993 and older AMC              Vehicles not equipped with an
                                      inline 6 cyl. engines           oxygen sensors
8519         AMC Distributor          1990 and older AMC V8           Vehicles not equipped with an
                                                                      oxygen sensor

8523          Pro—Billet AMC          1993 and older AMC V8           Vehicles not equipped with an
                                                                      oxygen sensor
8528          Pro—Billet Pontiac      1993 and older Pontiac V8       Vehicles not equipped with an
                                                                      oxygen sensor

8529          Pro—Billet Oldsmobile \1/9893 and older Oldsmobile      Vehicles not equipped with an
                                                                      oxygen sensor


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8552              Pro—Billet Buick        1993 and older QéeésmBile     Vehicles not equipped with an
          >                               V8                            oxygen sensor

8543              Chrysler Distributor    1975 and older Chrysler
                                          vehicles with a 331/354 cid
                                          engine
8544              Chrysler Distributor    1975 and older Chrysler
                                          vehicles with a 392 cid
                                          engine
8572              Tach Drive Dist.        1986 and older GM V8          Vehicles not equipped with an
              .                                                         oxygen sensor
8595              Pro—Billet Ford FE.    ~1986 and older Ford V8        Vehicles not equipped with an
                                                                        oxygen sensor
Marketing of the Distributors using any identification other than that shown in this Executive Order
or marketing of the Distributors 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 Distributors 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 Distributors
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 DISTRIBUTORS.

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         __2.3*2 day of December 2002.




                                          Allen Lyons, Chief, Chief
                                          Mobile Source Operations Division




              AUTOTRONIC CONTROLS CORPORATION—DISTRIBUTORS— D—40—38



Document Created: 2005-09-01 12:45:36
Document Modified: 2005-09-01 12:45:36

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