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Date: Wed, 08 Sep 2004 18:42:15 GMT
From: "Al" <alistairdorenospamo.com>
Subject: Re: ZX1 in a 9000 turbo


Yup, I'm a bit of a sceptic too, although I did have a good experience with it in my company vauxhall corsa. (note the ownership issue there!) I asked the question to see if anyone had any experience of it in a saab. That apart, the nospam website forums have some interesting correspondence, (just google zx1+saab) Seems opinion there is spit between wonder potion and snake oil... Cheers Al "James Sweet" <jamessweetnospamail.com> wrote in message news:QLt%c.9064$x12.3764nospamdc05... > > "Al" <alistairdorenospamo.com> wrote in message > news:gSp%c.168651$b76.4958nospamnews.blueyonder.co.uk... >> Anyone else used this oil additive which promises enhanced performance, > and >> most importantly increased fuel consumption? >> >> I used some 8 years ago in a Vauxhall Corsa Turbo Diesel and it worked a >> treat! (MPG up 10%) Is it likely to cause me problems in my 8 yr old >> 9000 >> 2.3 full pressure turbo? >> >> Cheers >> Al >> >> > > I'm always highly skeptical of oil additives other than those that come > with > the oil. Personally I wouldn't use them, you'd likely see the same gains > by > going to a quality synthetic oil without the possible risk of messing > something up. If it was an old beater I was driving into the ground I > might > consider an additive to stop the smoke, etc to make it last a few months > longer but that's not a situation I'm likely to get in. > >

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