Intoxilyzer 8000

Florida Operational Procedures – Intoxilyzer 8000

1.   All results are reported to three decimal places in g/210L.  The instrument must display READY MODE prior to beginning the breath test.  Push the START TEST button to begin the breath test:
  • Enter Breath Test Operator last name, first name and middle initial at USER prompts.
  • DATE/TIME.  Verify the displayed date and time.  Change if necessary.  Press ENTER.
  • LAST AGENCY INSPECTION DATE.  Verify the agency inspection date displayed.  Press ENTER.
  • CYLINDER LOT#.  Verify the dry gas standard cylinder lot number.  Change if necessary.  Press ENTER.
  • EXPIRATION DATE.  Verify the dry gas standard cylinder expiration date.  Change if necessary.  Press ENTER.
  • OBSERVATION PERIOD BEGAN.  Enter the time the observation period began (at least 20 minutes)
  • SWIPE DL OR PRESS ENTER.  Either swipe the subject’s driver license or identification card or press ENTER.  Enter applicable information as prompted.
·        DIAGNOSTICS CHECK.  The result must be OK.
·        AIR BLANK.  The result must be 0.000.
·        CONTROL TEST.  The result must be between 0.075 and 0.085, inclusive. 
·        AIR BLANK.  The result must be 0.000.
·        PROVIDE SAMPLE NOW.  Have the subject provide a breath sample into the instrument.
·        AIR BLANK.  The result must be 0.000.
·        PLEASE WAIT.  The instrument will countdown the time remaining for the wait period. 
·        AIR BLANK.  The result must be 0.000.
·        PROVIDE SAMPLE NOW.  Have the subject provide a breath sample into the instrument.
·        AIR BLANK.   The result must be 0.000.
Note:    If there is no 0.020 g/210L agreement between first and second breath samples, the instrument will automatically request a third breath sample as follows:
·        PLEASE WAIT.  The instrument will countdown the time remaining for the wait period. 
·        AIR BLANK.  The result must be 0.000.
·        PROVIDE SAMPLE NOW.  Have the subject provide a breath sample into the instrument.
·        AIR BLANK.  The result must be 0.000.
·        CONTROL TEST.  The result must be between 0.075 and 0.085, inclusive.
·        AIR BLANK.  The result must be 0.000.
·        DIAGNOSTICS CHECK.  The result must be OK.
2.   If an external printer is used, FDLE/ATP Form 38 – Breath Alcohol Test Affidavit – Intoxilyzer 8000 will be automatically printed containing all the results.  If no external printer is used, a printout slip containing all the results will be automatically printed. 

3.       Complete FDLE/ATP Form 38 – Breath Alcohol Test Affidavit – Intoxilyzer 8000.