Date: Tue, 27 Jan 2004 11:15:22 -0000
From: MeatballTurbo <>
Subject: Re: Carb/Fuel Injector Cleaner?

In article <bv5d8n$o2p79$>, says... > _Al_ wrote: > > you can use some stuff called `sea foam` from Napa, or....depending upon how > > brave you can do water injection. water injection, you just simply > > let the engine suck about 2 cups of water through a vaccum line, don't let > > it stall, feed it slowly, keep rpm's up..... once it's all through let it > > idle for a few seconds then shut it off, let it sit for about 45 minutes, > > then fire it up....then just to be safe you might want to do a oil change > > (250k....might have a little blowby at the rings) > > You do what now?? > > What purpose does the water serve? > > when it boils off, into steam, and is under compression, it softens and loosens any carbon deposits. Pretty much like the side effect benefit of running water injection under boost. That is designed to stop knock, but does have the side effect of helping to clean the engine. -- The poster formerly known as Skodapilot.

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