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I was online earlier and found some people using seafoam to clean the engine and stuff. I was wondering if anyone here could help me out.

I already cleaned my thottle body, but I'd like a good clean of everything.

So how do you guys use sea foam? Some people mentioned pouring in a half bottle when changing your oil. This makes for the biggest and best clean using sea foam.

But what about the vacuum line method? And where are these lines...
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I like to split a can in thirds. 1 third in the gas tank 1/3 into the vac line of your break booster and 1/3 in w/ your engine oil just remember that you will need to change the oil no later than 300 miles after I believe look up on the seafoam site I remember them having good info there
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Yes yes, but could any one answer this question, where is the vacuum line that I should pour sea foam into. And does it go to all 8 cylinders?

And could I run seafoam in my current synthetic oil that I am running just by adding it in the engine? I would do this about 300 miles before I change my oil...

And I will put a 1/3 in the tank, and some in the vacuum line.
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The vacum line is the large one going to your brake booster
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While we are in the question of this, can I pour it in the oil? Like directly where I pour in my oil but just pour in the seafoam.
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check out you tube there are videoe showing how to do it.seafoam is divided into 3 even parts,1 third goes into gas tank, one third goes into oil, one third goes into brake booster vacuum line.this cleans out all engine.from 3 different points.check out the vids on utube it will help u.
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Well I gave it a try and I guess I will report back.

I poured half in my tank, and used up enough to kill the engine, but I didn't use it fast enough. It pretty much got burned up right as it went in. Because after I started the engine no smoke...

However, after adding it to the gas tank my Gas millage went up .6

And I plan on adding some to the oil in my truck right before I change my oil.

Won't be for another 2500 miles though.
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