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Old 12-07-2010, 12:05 PM
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I did seafoam yesterday and it worked great, so after driving around I decided to clean the TB and CAI tube and this is what I seen.

I seafoamed first then cleaned the TB

There was wet oil that you can see? Or sea foam doing its job?





Looking inside after the TB was removed


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Old 12-07-2010, 12:18 PM
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That's pretty much normal. Clean the throttle body as well as you can and reinstall it. the addition of a catch can will eliminate much of this buildup.
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Old 12-07-2010, 12:58 PM
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Thanks RamTech, I cleaned it all before reinstalling and she runs a lot better now.
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