Approval Details

Valid E.O.


This Executive Order approved the specified parts on on September 21, 2017.
As of Friday, October 18th, 2019 this Executive Order has not been overturned or superceeded.

Approved Parts

Part NumberModelsModification

This Executive Order may be listed as:
  • C.A.R.B.E.O. D-742-2
  • Executive Order 742-2 / D742-2
  • ARB # D-742-2
  • Executive Order No: D-742-2
  • C.A.R.B. No. D-742-2
  • Resolution D-742-2
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Download: Executive Order D-742-2 PDF

D-742-2 Document:

                                   State of California
                               AIR RESOURCES BOARD

                              EXECUTIVE ORDER D—742—2

                              Relating to Exemptions under
                      Section 27156 of the California Vehicle Code

                                       Hondata, Inc.

Pursuant to the authority vested in the California Air Resources Board by Section 27156
of the Vehicle Code; 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 the installation of the FlashPro, manufactured
and marketed by Hondata, Inc. (Hondata) 2840 Columbia Street, Torrance, California
90503, has been found not to reduce the effectiveness of the applicable vehicle pollution
control systems and, therefore, is exempt from the prohibitions of. Section 27156 of the
Vehicle Code for the following vehicle applications:

  Model                     Model Years         Engine

  Honda Civic               2016 to 2017         1. 5L.

  Honda CR—V                   2017               1.5L

  Honda CRZ                 2010 to 2015         1.5L

  Honda Civic Si            2006 to 2011         2.0L (manual trans only)
                            2012 to 2014         2. A4L (manual trans only)

   Honda Civic              2006 to 2014         1.8L

   Honda $2000              2006 to 2009         2.2L (manual trans only)

   Honda Fit                2007 to 2015          1.5L.

  Accord                    2008 to 2015          2 AL

  Accord                    2008 to 2015          3.8L

  Acura TSX                 2004 to 2014          2 AL

  Acura ILX                 2013 to 2015          2 AL

  Acura TL                  2007 to 2008          2 AL

   Acura RDX                2007 to 2012          2.3L

The FlashPro, is a new electronic control unit calibration, designed to improve the feel
of the vehicle by making modifications to the vehicle‘s rev limiter, throttle response,
speed limiter, camshaft timing, and ignition timing. New calibration is installed using a
laptop, there are no user adjustments to emissions related data files. No other
changes are required for proper installation. Boost on turbo models is increased by
roughly 6 psi.


This Executive Order is valid provided that the installation instructions for the
FlashPro will not recommend tuning the vehicle to specifications different from those
submitted by the vehicle manufacturer.

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

Marketing of the FlashPro using any identification other than that shown in this
Executive Order or marketing of the FlashPro, for an application other than those listed
in this Executive Order shall be prohibited unless prior approval is obtained from the
California Air Resources Board.

This Executive Order shall not apply to any FlashPro advertised, offered for sale, sold
with, or installed on a new motor vehicle prior to or concurrent with transfer to an
ultimate purchaser.

This Executive Order does not constitute any opinion as to the effect the use of the
FlashPro may have on any warranty either expressed or implied by the vehicle

This Executive Order is granted based on previously submitted emissions test data
generated on a 2017 model—year 1.5L Honda Civic (test group HHHXVO1.5562),
certified to the Low Emission Vehicle 3 Super Ultra Low Emission Vehicle 30 (LEV 3
SULEV 30) emission standards and new particulate matter (PM) emissions data on a
2017 model year 1.5L Honda CR—V, both with the FlashPro calibration installed.
Testing consisted of a Cold—Start CVS—75 Federal Test Procedure (FTP) test cycle and
the Supplemental Federal Test Procedure (SFTP USO6/SC03 (AC2 test + 20%)) test

Honda Civic

Useful Life FTP       NMOG+NOx            cCO         HCHO
Emission Level
(w/ df applied,
2 test avg)              0.020           0.3          0.000

     Standards           0.030            1.0         0.004

Useful Life SFTP            NMOG+NOx            Cco
Emission Level
(Composite w/ df)                0.015          0.3

     Standards                   0.050 (BIN) 4.2
Boost pressure gain was measured at 4.6 psi.
Honda CR—V                       PM
Device w/df                      0.000
Standard (useful life)           0.003
Boost pressure gain was measured at 7 psi.

                          HONDATA— FLASHPRO — D—742—2


No claim of any kind, such as "Approved by the California Air Resources Board," may
be made with respect to the action taken herein in any advertising or other oral or
written communication.

In addition to the foregoing, the California Air Resources Board 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 California Code of Regulations, Title 13, Section 2222, et seq.


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.                             %_7

Executed at El Monte, California, this   &]       day of September 2017.

           mnnette Hebert, Chief
                Emissions Compliance, Automotive Regulations and Science Division

                         HONDATA— FLASHPRO — D—742—2

Document Created: 2017-10-18 16:46:46
Document Modified: 2017-10-18 16:46:46

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