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STP Injector cleaner

Discussion in 'Performance and Tuning' started by 06BLUEDBLSPORT, Apr 27, 2009.

  1. Apr 27, 2009 at 8:06 PM
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    06BLUEDBLSPORT

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    Has anyone put in STP fuel injector cleaner into their trucks? They had a two for one deal at autozone so i bought them and poured in a bottle of that stuff with a full tank and i was wondering if anyone has used this stuff
     
  2. Apr 27, 2009 at 8:07 PM
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    chris4x4

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    Dont use addatives in your truck.
     
  3. Apr 27, 2009 at 8:08 PM
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    DanGer

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    i use seafoam if i want the plecebo of cleaning the injectors
     
  4. Apr 27, 2009 at 8:08 PM
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    Too late, it couldnt be that bad, whats gonna happen??
     
  5. Apr 27, 2009 at 8:15 PM
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    chris4x4

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    Just run a quality gasoline in your tank. Gasoline has plenty of addative in it, and some (Cheveron, Mobil, etc) more than others. All are required to have a minimum amount of cleaning addative, and other things.

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2jbcCr2ll3c
     
  6. Apr 27, 2009 at 8:20 PM
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    What about bp? I try to use shell but forget to go there and instead head to bp. But i figured hey after all these years of using 87 octane gas, it could help. I plan on putting it in my brothers tacoma and my brothers 4Runner
     
  7. Apr 27, 2009 at 8:24 PM
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    All gasoline has to have a Federally mandated minimum addative amount. Adding more to it, just makes the engine have to burn more shit.
    Kinda like a bowel of Froot loops. They already have sugar...Are you gonna add more?
     
  8. Apr 27, 2009 at 8:26 PM
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    i run a bottle of techron every oil change...........and i do the occasional seafoaming..................dgerm....no placebo affect there man.................and everything is good. most of those "fuel injectors" are pure bullshit of ya ask me.
     
  9. Apr 27, 2009 at 8:29 PM
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    Eh i thought i would give it a try, Will did you ever sea foam your 06?
     
  10. Apr 27, 2009 at 8:30 PM
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    yep.....seafoamed it at about 20k miles......smoked and did its normal thing.
     
  11. Apr 27, 2009 at 8:57 PM
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    How did you do it on the 06, i'd like to do that but no one has a vid on how to do it on youtube.
     
  12. Apr 27, 2009 at 9:00 PM
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    seafoaming is good. other stuff no. octane booster especially. Some even ruin your o2 and catalytic converters
     
  13. Apr 27, 2009 at 9:01 PM
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    Holey shit thats a sig line!! ^^^^^^^^^^^^^^
     
  14. Apr 27, 2009 at 9:03 PM
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    sorry just trying to promote my business and friends business a little :[ i havent gotten around to making them smaller.
     
  15. Apr 27, 2009 at 9:14 PM
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    i did it like i normally do....thru the brake booster line. also cleaned my tb with seafoam deep creep.
     
  16. Apr 27, 2009 at 9:21 PM
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    All of it thru the brake booster? I thought you pour some in the gas, some in the oil, and some in the brake booster
     
  17. Apr 27, 2009 at 9:40 PM
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    i dont add any at all to the oil. no need when you are running synhetic....not to mention....the motor is way to new,as far as im concerned, to use it in the motor. i usually run half a can thru the brake booster....half in the gas tank.
     
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