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Old 06-28-2006, 07:47 PM   #1
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wtf is this thing and does it work?

i stumbled accross this little dohiky on ebay claiming to do all sorts joy to you fuel consumption and performance is there any truth to it?
I have my suspitions its a load of bs??
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Old 06-28-2006, 07:55 PM   #2
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That's bullshit. Notice how it's all pictures and they keep repeating the same thing...I wouldn't pay $50 for it, especially since they don't explain how it works...I find it hard to believe that's got a market value of $600,000 too
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Old 06-28-2006, 09:08 PM   #3
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I'm with Chris, most of the time such items aren't all they're cracked up to be....but I am a skeptic....
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Old 06-28-2006, 09:41 PM   #4
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Also, the advertisement uses a lot of technical terms but at the same time has several grammatical errors. Just seems too much like a scam.
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a wannabe, probably a bloke in his garage trying to sell hot stuff
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Old 07-01-2006, 12:40 AM   #6
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It's not true. Carbon deposits build up anyway because of combustions and the fuel to air ratio is what causes emissions and if you just clean your valves you will get cleaner burns and better performance. what is says is that it will make the fuel go faster through the reaction to make a cleaner burn but faster won't do anything if the air ratio is lower anyway. It speeds up the reaction so it may make your engine spin faster so it would seem to improve performance. It wouldn't effect emissions though and I'm pretty sure you would have to replace your catalytic converter or clean your valves the same amount and well, I haven't had to replace any catalytic converter ever so it is not worth it. I took chemistry and I like cars so I asked lots of questions about the chemistry behind cars.
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Old 07-01-2006, 04:03 AM   #7
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exactly how does this gadget "speed up the reactions"?
that is what it said on the e-bay site. there are magnets and somehow it pulls the fuel through faster. that is just what it claims, it doesn't make sense to me though
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