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I've never had the need to use Seafoam or Lucas stuff.......

why would you need that stuff??

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I've used Sea Foam in tank full of gas to remove carbon buildup in the cylinders. I use a bore scope and noticed that there was carbon buildup last year. Started putting Sea Foam 1 oz/gal and after a year the carbon is built up less. Wish I could figure out how to take a photo through the bore scope. It's working and I'm pleased.
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I would not use either one or any other additive for that matter!
I Agree the only thing that needs to be in your oil is oil. And the only thing that needs to be in the gas is GAs !
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I use a can of SeaFoam in the truck every 6 months, but have never used in in the bike.
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I don't use additives for gas or oil in any of my engines.... a little mist of plain, clean water into the carb throat will clean all the carbon and shine it up inside like brand new.

I figure if the engine manufacturers thought all that stuff was a good idea, they would tell you to use it....... I don't know of any......

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Ive never used the pour style , I use the spray can penetrate....excellent stuff
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I used it in my snowblower when I got it had not been run in a few years. Filled the tank with it and by the time the tank was empty the blower ran like new..
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i wouldnt recomend using water thru the carb thats insane ! but man ive seen ur photos of your speedo at what 110 ? ballsey for sure.And im sure i cant find where the manufacturers endorsed the water thu the carbs? ( ive also heard that u can bend a connecting rod if you get too much water in the cylinder?)i live up here in nd and my boat motor sets maybe 6 months out in the yard and my sleds sit around just about as much.this new gas starts going bad after about a month ive heard.i have had my bike stored at the harley shop in the winter(heated) and i know they put in a fuel stabilizer of some type. ive used stabil or sea foam and like them both, water not so much.i have no experience with lucas products so cant comment on them.
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I've never actually tried it but I ve read a bunch of guys on this forum swear by a slight mist in the carb throat to clean carbon out. the h20 boils, steams and disipates, within a stoke or two of the piston, and cleans 'er right up shiny as new....thats what Ive read...
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I actually used the stuff for the first time on a goldwing I'm bringing back from the dead and was very pleased with the results.One word of caution, if you are going to shove it down the throat Warn your neighbors I was looking at a firetruck
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