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    I have bought some seafoam to add to my fuel tank and have heard people use it in there oil for 15 mins before changing it. My question is, is it worth putting it in the oil before a change and are there any dangers that anyone knows of?

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    Old stories about putting oil cleaner in sometimes suggest that it can move thick oil into other parts of the engine, oil wells and such.

    Whether these are true/likely is a different story but I have used them several times and been happy with the results, let the engine run a few minutes to let it chug round with warm oil, remove sump (leave filter on) let oil drain.

    Put some clean oil through, run the engine a few minutes (to get the remainder of the oil oil and chemicals diluted) and drain again and fill back up.

    It's up to you how far you want to take it, think just throwing it in and draining would probably be sufficient!
     
     

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    could you tell me wheere u bought the seafoam from, finding it difficult... thanks
     
     

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    Redex is the same thing and can be used for the upper intake.


    Changing the oil more than regularly stated is always a much better solution for your engine.
     
     

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    Quote Originally Posted by troublests View Post
    could you tell me wheere u bought the seafoam from, finding it difficult... thanks
    there's someone selling seafoam on ebay uk,
     
     

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