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Old 04-09-2019, 12:03 PM
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I need some advice.
I've been told by a mechanic mob, that my old motor will run better if I do a de carbonize.
They hook it up to a machine and I guess it blows hell out of the motor,
Any one done this and how did it go ?
My motor runs ok and has done near to 470K
Not sure I want to do it if it's running good.

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Old 07-09-2019, 12:34 AM
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You might consider fuel injector cleaner for the fuel system and a manual clean of the intake manifold.


It's not a race car, running the engine at peak RPM to "decarbonise" it will possibly kill it. I bet they ask you to sign a waiver before doing it, so that if the engine blows up, they can hand it back and go "well it was almost gone anyway".


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"If it ain't broke, don't fix it."

Best bit of advice ever

Use that time to go fishing or motorbike riding or somethin instead :)
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