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mv6845
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mv6845 Dec 23, 1:49am - #72322 
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What type of engine additive?

What type of engine additive are you guys/gals using out there? Mobil 1, Redline?
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spaztikid Dec 23, 1:53am - #72323 
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none...i dont put anything in my engine other than oil.
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XxMerlinxX Dec 23, 3:40am - #72324 
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Originally Posted by spaztikid
none...i dont put anything in my engine other than oil.


And gasoline I would hope. grin

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Steven Dec 23, 3:52am - #72325 
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You mean oil or fuel additives? Lately I've just been using fuel injector cleaner but there are some oil additives I think I missed.

Originally Posted by mv6845
What type of engine additive are you guys/gals using out there? Mobil 1, Redline?
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Speed4TheNeed Dec 23, 4:56am - #72326 

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i just use supreme unleaded every time i put gas in. and about once a week take my car out on the highway and gun the engine to over 100 mph (lol not necessarily recommending this..but it does clean it out)
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Steven Dec 23, 5:27am - #72327 
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what exactly are you cleaning out by going 100+ mph? cool

Originally Posted by sPeEd4tHeNeEd
i just use supreme unleaded every time i put gas in. and about once a week take my car out on the highway and gun the engine to over 100 mph (lol not necessarily recommending this..but it does clean it out)
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XxMerlinxX Dec 23, 5:58am - #72328 
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Originally Posted by Steven
what exactly are you cleaning out by going 100+ mph? cool


His interior. He'll let the windows down and all the trash and stuff'll fly out. grin

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DiabloGTS Dec 23, 6:01am - #72329 

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Originally Posted by Steven
what exactly are you cleaning out by going 100+ mph? cool

Originally Posted by sPeEd4tHeNeEd
i just use supreme unleaded every time i put gas in. and about once a week take my car out on the highway and gun the engine to over 100 mph (lol not necessarily recommending this..but it does clean it out)


running the car at that speed for an extended period of time burns off carbon deposits grin

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Speed4TheNeed Dec 23, 8:29am - #72330 

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Originally Posted by DiabloGTS
Originally Posted by Steven
what exactly are you cleaning out by going 100+ mph? cool

Originally Posted by sPeEd4tHeNeEd
i just use supreme unleaded every time i put gas in. and about once a week take my car out on the highway and gun the engine to over 100 mph (lol not necessarily recommending this..but it does clean it out)


running the car at that speed for an extended period of time burns off carbon deposits grin


thak you diablo...and yes, it cleans out carbon deposits. no sure what toyota dealers charge for cleaning out carbon...but for fords its $60 plus tax...i'm sure toyotas are more or less the same. me..i'd rather just gun it thumbsup
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