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Valid E.O.

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This Executive Order approved the specified parts on on November 21, 2014.
As of Wednesday, October 23rd, 2019 this Executive Order has not been overturned or superceeded.

Approved Parts

ModelsModification
2011-2015 3.5 liter Toyota SiennaThe Fuel Tank System allows relocation of the stock fuel tank and the rear underfloor catalytic converter.

This Executive Order may be listed as:
  • C.A.R.B.E.O. D-694-1
  • Executive Order 694-1 / D694-1
  • ARB # D-694-1
  • Executive Order No: D-694-1
  • C.A.R.B. No. D-694-1
  • Resolution D-694-1
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Download: Executive Order D-694-1 PDF

D-694-1 Document:



                                   State of California
                               AIR RESOURCES BOARD

                              EXECUTIVE ORDER D-694-1

                             Relating to Exemptions under
                           Section 27156 of the Vehicle Code

                                  Freedom Motors, Inc.
                            A Division of Savaria Corporation
                                    Fuel Tank System

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

Pursuant to the authority vested in the undersigned by Sections 39515 and 39516 of the
Health and Safety Code and Executive Order G-14-012;

IT IS ORDERED AND RESOLVED: That installation of the Fuel Tank System,
manufactured by Freedom Motors, Inc. of 2 Walker Drive, Brampton, Ontario
Canada L6T 5E1, has been found not to reduce the effectiveness of the applicable
vehicle pollution control system, and therefore, the Fuel Tank System is exempt from
the prohibitions in VC Section 27156 for use on 2011 through 2015 model-year 3.5 liter
Toyota Sienna.

The Fuel Tank System allows relocation of the stock fuel tank and the rear underflodr
catalytic converter.

This Executive Order is based on engineering evaluation and On-Board Diagnostic II
System test conducted by Freedom Motors, Inc. with the Fuel Tank System.

Exemption of the Fuel Tank System shall not be construed as an exemption to sell, offer
for sale, or advertise any components of the system as individual devices.

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 Fuel Tank
System 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 System, as
exempt by ARB, which adversely affect the performance of the vehicle's pollution
control system shall invalidate this Executive Order.


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Marketing of the 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 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 THE
AIR RESOURCES BOARD OF CLAIMS OF THE APPLICANT CONCERNING
ANTI—POLLUTION BENEFITS OR ANY ALLEGED BENEFITS OF FREEDOM
MOTORS, INC.‘S 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      ‘   27 day of November 2014.


           Mfl%      Annette Hebert, Chief
                     missions Compliance, Automotive Regulations and Science Division




       FREEDOM MOTORS, INC. — A DIVISION OF SAVARIA CORPORATION
                     FUEL TANK SYSTEM — D—694—1



Document Created: 2014-12-31 10:21:33
Document Modified: 2014-12-31 10:21:33

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