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seafoam treatment

hi folks, seafoam treatment: what is it good for?? do you pour it into the oil or gas??
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Old 02-25-2012, 02:25 AM
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Re: seafoam treatment

cleans out carbon deposits and other gunk in the engine. i put a bottle in the gas, a half bottle in the oil and the other half in the vacuum line
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Re: seafoam treatment

how often are you doing this??
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how often are you doing this??
I did it oce at 90k miles. I planned on doing it again at 120k
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Re: seafoam treatment

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cleans out carbon deposits and other gunk in the engine. i put a bottle in the gas, a half bottle in the oil and the other half in the vacuum line
How soon after do you change the oil? And I assume your not draining any oil out correct?
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How soon after do you change the oil? And I assume your not draining any oil out correct?
if I'm not mistaken instructions said to change the oil between 30-300 miles after the treatment
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Yep, i do it about 100-200 miles before an oil change
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Re: seafoam treatment

do you guys actually notice a difference after you have done the treatment?
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Just did it today for the 2nd time and I love this shiz. I used a full can in the gas tank and about half a can in the vacuum line. Instantly gave me about 1 mpg back. Woot go sea foam!!!
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how often are you doing this??
Once or twice per year depending on how much you drive.
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Re: seafoam treatment

I do mine every two months or so(in the engine- vac line). If your engine isnt really gunked up you can leave it in the oil. I do it in my xj,it helps keep the lifters quieter. But if its cruddy you have to change it so anything broken loose can be removed before it can clog something.
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I don't know if I'll be comfortable with leaving it in the oil like that
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