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  1. Alternative Fuels Diesel Additives Lubricants
    I have a couple of buddies running this 4+ Premium diesel conditioner in their trucks and they seem to really like it. my only concern is that I thought I read on here that anything with alcohol is not recommended. It has Ethylhexl Alcohol so I am a little concerned about buying it. Here is a...
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    What is a good diesel additive. And what are the advantages of using it?
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    I found a few bottles laying around my dads shop yesterda and was wondering if anyone has used or knows what this stuff is... Its called STP diesel sulfer substitute, is 20 ounces, in a black bottle. I'm wondering what it does because I know STP makes some additives but havent heard of this one...
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    My '02 duramax has 2 distinct pauses between 40 50 mph only when I really step on it when merging or passing. It doesn't do anything when simply gradually accelerating on the highway and I don't have the problem at any other speed range. I've got 142k miles and I'll be at 7 years in September...
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    As a newbe to the Duramax. What fuel additive is best for the LMM. In the past with other diesels I have owned I always used Powerservice However with the "new" ULSD it did not work with my last 6.0 powerstroke. SO what is the best for keeping the fuel system clean and the truck running the best?
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    There was an article in Diesel Power a while back about useing used and filtered ATF aia fuel mixed with diesel. Is anyone doing this with their Duramax?
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    Has anyone heard of or used a fuel treatment by Syntek Global, Engine Boost 2.0. What kind of results? I have been told 10-20% improvment in milage and reduced emissions. Want to know more.
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    Hey i was doing some research on getting a VW TDI an came across this info not sure if it applies to our engines i dont know enough about cetane and how it does its job but figure ill pass it on ***Cetane levels by fuel company. To ensure accuracy if you have a level to add to the list...
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    I purchased my first diesel last week (2001 GMC Sierra 2500 HD... Duramax, of course). I've been reading around the Web looking around for additives and accessories that might help improve mpg (maybe even reduce emissions?) and I ran across a product called Ferox: Ferox High Performance Fuel...
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    Anyone running this in your truck or any other motor vehicle? They pulled Shelby somehow and he says he puts it in every vehicle he owns and builds. Does this stuff work? I am never swayed by advertising but it just got my attention since Shelby is on board. Mainly because who he is and...
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    What does this additive really do for the LMM and ULSD? Should we be running something like this? Thanks for the advice.
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    Can you run additives like Lucas or anything like that? In my manual it says DO NOT RUN TRANSFLUID or any other additives in fuel thanks for your help
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    im hearing i could fix my fuel pressure regualtor if i add more lubericant to my fuel and it will loosen up something in the regulator. guys are saying to use ATF or 2 stroke oil, but i dont feel comfortable putting that in my fuel. so do they make a fuel lubericant additive??
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    This is my first LMM diesel. Do they recommend using additives for the non winter months?? If so, what do you recommend? TIA! Jacob from Wisconsin
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    Have any of you heard of howes diesel additive. I cant find standyne here and the guy at napa said it was good stuff.
  16. Alternative Fuels Diesel Additives Lubricants
    THE RESULTS: These results are listed in the order of performance in the HFRR test. The baseline fuel used in every test started at an HFRR score of 636. The score shown is the tested HFRR score of the baseline fuel/additive blend. Also included is the wear scar improvement provided by the...
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    THIS HAS PROBLY BEEN POSTED BEFORE BUT I WANT TO POST FOR PEOPLE WHO HAVE NOT READ IT. I WILL POST THE RESULTS IN A SEPARATE POST DUE TO LENGTH In this study we will test multiple diesel fuel additives designed to replace lost lubricity. The primary component of this study is a side-by-side...
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    Hi has anyone head or used Conklin?? fuel addative. the Deisel plus. or the 4 power Woundering if there oil is any good?
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    anybody know what the best additive they have found for the lb7?
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    i live in california. have an 05 duramx, is there any additives that i should be using in the fuel for the lower sulfer content ? thanks in advance.
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