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post #1 of 5 (permalink) Old 01-18-2011, 05:35 AM Thread Starter
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Bad Diesel

Today i was driving back from Austin Tx. and i needed some diesel i filled up in San Marcos. After that i took off, i noticed truck was running real poor made it home checked what was going on and had some water down diesel. Whats the best way to clean this out of my fuel system. thanks
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post #2 of 5 (permalink) Old 01-21-2011, 11:22 PM
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Re: Bad Diesel

seafoam or power service will help.

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post #3 of 5 (permalink) Old 02-16-2011, 05:34 PM
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Re: Bad Diesel

Seafoam is mostly alcohol, not good for injectors... Easiest way is to just
run it, you could add some lubricant made to run in diesel engines.

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Re: Bad Diesel

so water is better for injectors than fuel additive?


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Re: Bad Diesel

i know a ton of folks that have used it in moderation without harm. there are several topics on here as well about it.

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