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Valid E.O.

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This Executive Order approved the specified parts on on December 9, 2013.
As of Saturday, August 24th, 2019 this Executive Order has not been overturned or superceeded.

Approved Parts

Part NumberModelsModification
LA 70942009-2014 Ford 4.6, 5.4, and 6.8 liter Econoline full-size vans, originally equipped with a 35-gallon mid-ship steel fuel tank or a 33-gallon midship plastic fuel tankThe system allows replacement of the stock fuel tank with Vantage Mobility International's 31 galllon fuel tank, installed in the rear of the vehicle.

This Executive Order may be listed as:
  • C.A.R.B.E.O. D-417-44
  • Executive Order 417-44 / D417-44
  • ARB # D-417-44
  • Executive Order No: D-417-44
  • C.A.R.B. No. D-417-44
  • Resolution D-417-44
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Download: Executive Order D-417-44 PDF

D-417-44 Document:



                                     State of California
                                AIR RESOURCES BOARD

                             EXECUTIVE ORDER D—417—44

                               Relating to Exemptions under
                            Section 27156 of the Vehicle Code

                              Vantage Mobility international
                             Replacement Fuel Tank System —

Pursuant to the authority vested in the Air Resources Board (ARB) by Section 27156 of
the Vehlcle Code (VC); and

Pursuantto the authority vestedin the undersigned by Sectlons 39515 and 39516 of the
Health and Safety Code and Executive Order G—02—003;

IT IS ORDERED AND RESOLVED: That the installation of the Replacement Fuel Tank
System, manufactured by Vantage Mobility International of 5202 South 28‘ Place,
Phoenix, Arizona 85040, has been found not to reduce the effectiveness of the
appllcable vehicle pollution control system, and therefore, the Replacement Fuel.Tank
System is exempt from the prohibitions in VC Section 27156 for installation on the
following vehicles:

   Replacement Tank           Vehicle Application     _
   LA 7094                    2009—2014 model—year Ford.4.6, 5.4, and 6.8 liter
   31—gallon          '       Econoline full—size vans, originally equipped with a
                              35—gallon mid—ship steel fuel tank or a 33—gaillon mid—ship
                              plastic fuel tank                   .

This Executive Order is based on engineering evaluation and previous testing Vantage
Mobility International conducted with similar Replacement Fuel Tank Systems.

Exemption of the Replacement Fuel Tank System shall not be construed as an.
exemption to sell, offer for sale, or advertise any component of the system as mdlwdual |
dewces

This Executive Order shall not apply to any device 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 installation instructions for the Replacement
Fuel Tank System do not recommend tuning the vehicle to specn´Čécatlons different from
those of the vehicle manufacturer.

Changes made to the designor operating conditions of the Replacement Fuel Tank
System, as exempt by ARB, which adversely affect the performance of the vehicle‘s
pollution control system shall invalidate this Executive Order.


                                               «2.

 Marketing of the Replacement Fuel Tank System using an identification other than that
 shown in this Executive Order or for an application other than those listed in this
 Executive Order shall be prohibited unless prior approval is obtained from ARB.

 In addition to the foregoing, ARB 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 any opinion as to the effect the use of the
 Replacement Fuel Tank System may have on any warranty either expressed or implied
 by the vehicle manufacturer.

 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.                                                            +

  THIS EXECUTIVE ORDER DOES NOT CONSTITUTE A CERTIFICATION,
  ACCREDITATION, APPROVAL, OR ANY OTHER TYPE OF ENDORSEMENT BY ARB
  OF CLAIMS OF THE APPLICANT CONCERNING ANTI—POLLUTION BENEFITS OR
— ANY ALLEGED BENEFITS OF VANTAGE MOBILITY INTERNATIONALS
  REPLACEMENT FUEL TANK SYSTEM.             |

 Violation of any of the above conditions shall be grounds for revocation of this Executive
 Order. The Executive Order may be revoked only after a ten—day written notice of
 intention to revoke the Executive Order, in which period the holder of the Executive
—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 Executive
 Order may not be revoked until a determination is made after a hearing that grounds for
 revocation exist.

 Executed at El Monte, California, this      ?Vf’ day of December 2013.


                                          3 DL 1
                                           fik White, Chief
                                          Mobile Source Operations Division




                         VANTAGE MOBILITY INTERNATIONAL
                     REPLACEMENT FUEL TANK SYSTEM — D—417—44



Document Created: 2013-12-12 10:58:46
Document Modified: 2013-12-12 10:58:46

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