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Importing Vehicles and Engines into the U.S.

1995 and Prior Model Years

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LIST OF CANADIAN VEHICLES CONSIDERED BY EPA TO CONFORM WITH U.S. EMISSIONS REQUIREMENTS

NOTES

All 1988-1995 Canadian automobiles (gasoline or diesel fueled), light-duty trucks (gasoline or diesel fueled) and heavy-duty gasoline fueled engines are considered by EPA to conform with U.S. emission requirements.

This list incorporates the above as a class and specifies all other Canadian vehicles and engines that are considered by EPA to conform with U.S. emission requirements. Unless otherwise specified, this list includes only vehicles and engines using gasoline or diesel fuel.

EPA will update this list as necessary to add new models as they are being introduced into commerce and to reflect changes as reported by the manufacturers.

I. 1996 VEHICLES AND ENGINES

See 1996 Canadian Vehicle List


II. 1988-1995 VEHICLES AND ENGINES

Note: for 1988 and later motorcycles and diesel-fueled heavy duty engines, see sections III and IV, respectively.

AUTOMOBILES

All 1988-1995 automobiles (gasoline or diesel)

LIGHT-DUTY TRUCKS (truck having GVWR <= 8500 lbs, or curb weight <= 6000 lbs)

All 1988-1995 light-duty trucks (gasoline or diesel)

HEAVY-DUTY ENGINES

All gasoline-fueled 1988-1995 heavy-duty engines


III. 1987 and Earlier LIGHT-DUTY VEHICLES and LIGHT-DUTY TRUCKS
      All Model Year MOTORCYCLES

BMW

Only the 1993 model year K1100 LT and 1993 K1 1100 RS model motorcycles

All 1994 motorcycle models

CHRYSLER, JEEP AND AMC

All 1968 through 1974 light-duty cars.

All 1970 through 1978 trucks having a GVWR of more than 6000 pounds.

FORD AND MERCURY

All 1968 through 1974 cars.

All 1970 through 1978 trucks having a GVWR of more than 6000 pounds.

Certain 1986 model year (10th digit of VIN = G) cars:

All Escort, Lynx, EXP, Continental, Mark VII and Town Car.

All Tempo/Topaz except those with R in the 8th VIN position.

All Mustang, Cabri, LTD, Marquis, Thunderbird, Cougar except those with 3 in the 8th VIN position.

Only Crown Victoria/Grand Marquis with M in 8th VIN position.

All 1986 model (10th digit of VIN = G) light-duty trucks with 4th digit of the VIN - A, B, C, D, E, F, or G (indicating GVWR less than 8500 lbs.) except for E-series (vans) and F-series (pickups) with Y in the 8th VIN position, that use leaded fuel.

Certain 1987 model year (10th digit of VIN = H) cars:

All Escort, Lynx, EXP, Mustang, Merkur XR4TI, Thunderbird, Cougar, Town Car, Continental Mark VI and Mark VIl LSC

All Tempo/Topaz except those with 6th and 7th VIN digits = 18, 21, 71, or 74, or R in the 8th VIN position

All Crown Victoria, Grand Marquis, Country Squire, Colony Park except those with G in the 8th VIN position

Only Taurus/Sable with D in the 8th VIN position.

Certain 1987 model year (10th digit of VIN = H) light duty trucks under 8500 lbs. GVW

All Aerostar, Bronco II All Club Wagon, E-series (vans), F-series (pickups), Bronco except those with Z in the 4th VIN position

All Ranger except those with E in the 8th VIN position

GENERAL MOTORS

All 1968 through 1974 cars.

All 1970 through 1978 trucks having a GVWR of more than 6000 pounds.

All 1968 through 1984 Chevrolet Corvettes.

All 1986 model year (10th digit of VIN = G) cars and light-duty trucks built with the RPO designation NA5 on the Service Parts Identification label found in one of these locations:

- Under the rear deck lid (trunk lid)

- Under the rear load flow (trunk floor under carpeting)

- In the glove compartment

- In station wagons, on the back of the rear seat, on a wheel well under carpeting, or under the carpet on the floor.

All 1987 model year (10th digit of VIN = H) cars and light-duty trucks built with the RPO designation NA5 on the Service Parts Identification label except for light-duty trucks with C or J in the 8th VIN position (excludes 6.2L diesel)

HARLEY DAVIDSON

All 1978 - 1994 model year motorcycles

MASERATI

All 1980-1987 models (1991 was the last year vehicles are imported into U.S. or Canada)

MERCEDES BENZ

All 1986 through 1987 model year cars

NISSAN

All 1987 models except Micra

SUBARU

Subaru 1600

All 1977-80 front wheel drive (FWD)/4 wheel drive (4WD)

Subaru 1800

All 1980 FWD and 1981-1984 FWD/4WD carbureted 1.8L

All 1983-84 4WD MPI-TC (Turbo) 1.8L

Brat

All 1977-87 4WD carbureted 1.8L

All 1983-84 4WD M-TC (Turbo) 1.8L

XT

All 1985-1986 FWD MPI 1.8L

All 1987 FWD/F4WD MPI 1.8L

All 1985-87 FWD/F4WD MPI-TC (Turbo) 1.8L

Subaru Hatchback

All 1985-1987 FWD/4WD carbureted 1.8L

All 1985-87 FWD carbureted 1.6L

Justy

All 1987 FWD carbureted (50-state) 1.2L

L-Series

All 1985 FWD/4WD, 1986 (M5) FWD, and 1986-1987 4WD carbureted 1.8L

All 1985-1987 FWD, 1986 (CAL AT) FWD 1.8L

All 1985 4WD, 1986-1987 FWD/F4WD MPI-TC (Turbo) 1.8L

VOLVO

1985 model year (10th digit of VIN = F) 240 Series with the following VIN designation.

YV1AX474XF1000000, YV1AX474XF2000000, YV1AX474XF3000000, YV1AX475XF1000000,

YV1AX475XF2000000, YV1AX475XF3000000, YV1AX884XF1000000, YV1AX884XF2000000,

YV1AX884XF3000000, YV1AX885XF1000000, YV1AX885XF2000000, YV1AX885XF3000000,

YV1DX884XF1000000, YV1DX884XF2000000

1985 model year 740 Series with the following VIN designation.

YV1AX884XF1000000, YV1AX884XF2000000, YV1AX884XF3000000

YV1AX885XF1000000, YV1AX885XF2000000, YV1AX885XF3000000

YV1DX884XF1000000, YV1DX884XF2000000, YV1DX764XF1000000

YV1DX874XF1000000, YV1DX874XF2000000, YV1DX694XF1000000

1985 model year 760 Series with the following VIN designation.

YV1DX874XF1000000, YV1DX874XF2000000, YV1DX764XF1000000 YV1DX694XF1000000

All 1987 model year (10th digit of VIN = H) 240, 740, and 760 series vehicles, with A, F or G in the 4th VIN position


IV. HEAVY DUTY ENGINES (GASOLINE) 1987 and Earlier
      HEAVY DUTY ENGINES (DIESEL) All Model Years

All 1970 through 1979 Caterpillar, Cummins, and Detroit Diesel engines used in trucks having a GVWR of more than 6000 pounds.

All 1968 through 1978 International Harvester passenger cars and trucks. 1979 Scout model, if equipped with a diesel engine.

All 1970 through 1979 Kenworth trucks, except 1979 trucks using the Detroit Diesel 12V71 model engine.

All Mack trucks manufactured from 1970 through 1994. Mack trucks sold in Canada carry an emission control label stating that the engine complies with U.S. emission standards.

All Peterbuilt trucks manufactured from 1970 through 1979.

All 1970 through 1979 White, White Western Star, and Autocar trucks.

Only 1988 through 1994 Detroit Diesel engines carrying an emission control label stating that the engine complies with U.S. emission standards.

All 1988-1994 Caterpillar engine models.

HINO

Vehicle MY Vehicle Model Engine Model Engine MY
1988 SG23
SG231
H06C-TH
H06C-TH
1988
1989 FF19
SG19
SG23
SG231
H06C-TJ
H06C-TJ
H06C-TJ
H06C-TH
1989
1990-91 FB14
GC17
FD17
FE17
FE19
FF19
SG23
SG231
W04C-TD
H07C-F
H07C-F
H07C-F
H06C-TJ
H06C-TJ
H06C-TH
H06C-TH
1990
1992 FBI5 W04C-TH 1991
1993 & 1994 FBI5
FD5H
FE5H
FE4H
FF4H
SG1H
(tractor) SG1 HD
W04C-TH
H06C-TP
H06C-TP
H06C-TN
H06C-TN
H06C-TM
H06C-TM
1992 & 1993

WHITE GMC VOLVO ENGINES

All 1988 TD71F, TD102F, TD122F Volvo models

All 1989 TD61G, TD61F, TD71F, TD102F, TD122F Volvo models

All 1990 TD61F, TD71F, TD122F Volvo models

All 1991 TD73F, TD123E Volvo models

All 1992 TD73E, TD123E Volvo models

All 1993 TD73E Volvo models

WHITE GMC VOLVO TRUCKS

All 1988-1993 vehicles having first 3 characters VIN: 4V1, 4V2, 4V4, 4V5

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