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Old 10-11-2010, 02:55 PM
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Question Seafoam...

Please remember everybody has there own opinion...I am a firm believer of the stuff. That being said...Where is a good vaccume line or inlet source on the 5.7? All of the other vehicles I have done this to always had an inlet on or real close to the TB. I looked through service manual and did a search for a vaccume line, but came up empty handed. If you are a seafoam user...where do you do it on the engine. A picture would be awsome. Thanks!
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use the EVAP purge valve vacuum hose on the driver side behind the throttle body, be carefull i've seen some manifolds blow up with that stuff, i use it but i dump it all in the tank
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I did it on the vacume line off the brake booster and it REAAALLLYYYY works, put it this way...couldn't brake stand before...noooowwww I can't keep the tires planted, just my opinion but it's never run better, started to do it every 6 months and it really helps. Least in my opnion
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I also have heard the line to the brake booster works well

i have NOT tried it myself
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Cool. Thanks for the location information. Gonna go give it a go here in a bit.
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Is sea foam like a fuel injector cleaner?
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Is sea foam like a fuel injector cleaner?
Yes, and it will also clean out carbon deposits from the engine. I was a little disappointed with the outcome of todays treatment. I am, but I'm not. I like to see the "smoke show" after its been applied. I normally let my vehicles sit for about 15-30 minutes, then crank it on and let it idle for about 5 minutes, sit at 1500-2000 in 2 minute intervals for about 5 minutes. Then I hit the freeway to burn out the rest of it. I had a little cloud of the smoke at initial startup but that was it. So I guess its a good thing...tells me that the truck has been maintained. It did have a little bit more get up and go on the freeway. Either way I like to use it every 3-5000 miles or so. I used it ALLLLLLL the time on my intrepid. Actually showed I was getting 32 MPGs on the freeway. After I added the exhaust and intake I was getting really close to the 29 MPG mark, so I did show a gain. I hope to see some sort of gain on the truck. 1-2 extra MPG's would be awsome.
If you have more questions about Seafoam, check out the website or ask me...I had a HUGE thread on seafom on dodgeintrepid.net and tried to carry it over to LHForums.net as well. I guess I was more or less the un-official spokesperson for the stuff...LOL.
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video from SEAFOAM, covers all their products, i'm going to purchase the Seafoam bug be gone
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GREAT VIDEO!!! I have never seen it before. Answers 100% of all questions. I need to try the Trans-Tune and the bug b gone. I would NEVER add it to the oil however...something about adding a foriegn liquid to oil...leading to sludge issues. I wont lie...I am scared to add it to the oil. I will however add a full bottle to the gas tank and run 1/2 bottle in a vacumme line. Guess I'll try the other products as well. Thanks for posting the video!
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Thanks guys, i'll check it out!
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