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Main Title EPA evaluation of the Platinum Gasaver device under Section 511 of the Motor vehicle information and cost savings act /
Author Shelton, John C.
CORP Author Environmental Protection Agency, Ann Arbor, MI. Test and Evaluation Branch.
Publisher U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Mobile Source Air Pollution Control, Emission Control Technology Division, Test and Evaluation Branch,
Year Published 1981
Report Number EPA-AA-TEB-511-81-14; PB81-226706
Stock Number PB81-226706
OCLC Number 785225718
Subjects Automobiles--Fuel consumption--Measurement. ; Automobiles--Motors--Exhaust gas. ; Automobiles--Fuel consumption. ; Motor vehicles--Pollution control devices. ; Motor vehicles--Fuel consumption--Measurement.
Additional Subjects Automobiles ; Fuel consumption ; Fuel additives ; Technology assessment ; Evaluation ; Exhaust emissions ; Automotive fuels ; Platinum gasavers ; Retrofit devices
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Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
ELCD  EPA AA-TEB-511-81-14 NVFEL Library/Ann Arbor, MI 04/16/2012
NTIS  PB81-226706 Most EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. Check with individual libraries about paper copy. 06/23/1988
Collation 29 p. : ill. ; 28 cm.
This document announces the conclusions of the EPA evaluation of the 'Platinum Gasaver' device under provisions of Section 511 of the Motor Vehicle Information and Cost Savings Act. On February 1, 1981, the EPA received a request from Pegusus Enterprises for evaluation of a fuel saving device termed 'Platinum Gasaver'. This device is claimed ' improve mileage at least 20% and to cut down on harmful emissions.' This device consists of a Gasaver instrument which is filled with 12 ounces of Gasaver solution. A line from the Gasaver instrument is connected to a vacuum line at the base of the carburetor. The Gasaver solution is bubbled at a slow rate into the engine.
"EPA-AA-TEB-511-81-14." Cover title. "May, 1981" "PB81-226706."