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Old 02-25-2012, 02:52 PM
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I would assume it is good, meaning you don't have much gunk build up in your engine, but I could be wrong. On a side note, is there such a thing as too much Seafoaming? I was thinking that since I don't know my truck's past history I would Seafoam every oil change for about 4 oil changes then go to every other oil change.
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I don't think it can do any harm, but I certainly wouldn't waste the money. Do it once every 50k miles or so and that's more than enough. If there wasn't much smoke it means the engine is clean.
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does seafoam not also come in a pressurized can with a hose that can be sprayed right into the intake before the throttle body?

Delco used to also make a product called Cleens...it also had a pressurized can with a hose that you just sprayed into the throttle body while the engine was running..shut er down let her soak in and then run (just like the seafoam).
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I honestly need to read up more on the Seafoam, because it sounds like it would be dangerous on the engine to me. - though I'm sure it's not because it's been around forever.

How exactly does it work? (I'm going to google is as well)
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I seafoamed my old car before, and never had issue with the engine or anything after that. If no smoke comes out your engine is clean so that is good! How I did it with my old car was I would pour the seafoam in a solo cup, take line off and just keep it just touching the port so I could start engine, then put hose in solo cup for it to suck it up and let the engine run till it dies. Then I have it sit for a little then connect hose and start it up and go for a drive.

Is that a wrong way to do it? Also is it better to do after oil change or before? I did before on my car.
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That sounds like the way to do it to me. I fed my 2006 4.7 about half a bottle through the vac line and it didn't hurt it. I couldn't tell any positive difference either but I like to think it was cleaner on the inside, lol. I don't think it matters about the oil change as long as you are only running it through the induction system or adding it to the gas tank and not putting it in your engine oil. Some have done it and it may be fine but I personally don't recommend adding Seafoam or anything else to your oil.
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