Approval Details

Valid E.O.

Validity

This Executive Order approved the specified parts on on October 9, 2012.
As of Monday, August 19th, 2019 this Executive Order has not been overturned or superceeded.

Approved Parts

Part NumberModelsModification
E90405A2011-2013 Toyota 3.5 liter SiennaThe assembly allows relocation of the stock fuel tank to the rear of the vehicle and includes relocation of the rear under floor catalytic converter using a replacement exhaust pipe.

This Executive Order may be listed as:
  • C.A.R.B.E.O. D-449-37
  • Executive Order 449-37 / D449-37
  • ARB # D-449-37
  • Executive Order No: D-449-37
  • C.A.R.B. No. D-449-37
  • Resolution D-449-37
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Download: Executive Order D-449-37 PDF

D-449-37 Document:



                                        State of California     |
                                   AIR RESOURCES BOARD

                                 EXECUTIVE ORDER D—449—37

                                  Relating to Exemptions under
                               Section 27156 of the Vehicle Code

                                     The Braun Corporation
                                       Fuel TankAssembly

  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 Sections 39515and 39516 of the
  _Health and Safety Code and Exeeutive Order G—02—003;

  IT IS ORDERED AND RESOLVED: That the installation of Fuel Tank Assembly,
  E90405A, manufactured by The Braun Corporation of 631 West 11"" Street, Winamac,
  Indiana 46996, has been found not to reduce the effectiveness of the applicable vehicle
  pollution control system, and therefore, the Fuel Tank Assembly is exempt from the
  prohibitions in Section 27156 of the Vehicle Code for installation on 2011 through 2013
— model—year Toyota Motor Corporation 3.5 liter Slenna minivan.           ,

 The assembly allows relocation of the stock fuel tank to the rear of the vehicle and —
 includes relocation of the rear undeffloor catalytic converter using a replacement
 exhaust pipe.

— This Executive Ofder is based on testing and engineering evaluation for impact on
  emissions.

 Exemption of the Fuel Tank Assembly shall not be construed as an exemption to sell, offer
 for sale, or advertise any component of the assembly as individual devices.               |

 ‘This Executive Order shallnot apply to any device advertised, offered for sale, sold
 with, or installed on a motor vehicle prior to or concurrent with transfer to an ultlmate
 purchaser                             —

  This Executive Order is valid provided thet installation instructions for the Fuel Tank
  Assembly do not recommend tuning the vehicle to specifications different from those of
_ the vehicle manufacturer                .

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

   Marketing of the Fuel Tank Assembly 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 the Air Resources Board. |


                                                 —2.

In addition to the foregoing, the Air Resources Board reserves the right in the future to
review this Executive Order andthe 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 Fuel!
Tank Assembly 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 THE
AIR RESOURCES BOARD OF CLAIMS OF THE APPLICANT CONCERNING
ANTI—POLLUTION BENEFITS OR ANY ALLEGED BENEFITS OF THE BRAUN
CORPORATION‘S FUEL TANK ASSEMBLY. >

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 ofthe 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       é         day of October 2012.




                                                    ert, Chief
                                         Mobile Source Operations Division




         THE BRAUN CORPORATION — FUEL.TANK ASSEMBLY — D—449—37



Document Created: 2012-11-02 13:04:07
Document Modified: 2012-11-02 13:04:07

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