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post #16 of 26 Old 08-10-2013, 06:06 PM
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post #17 of 26 Old 08-10-2013, 08:14 PM
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I would say you should always change your oil after doing this. On my 2008 GTI we put it through the vacuum lines, we always change the oil immediately afterwards. Everything I have seen with my GTI everyone changes the oil after doing this.
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post #18 of 26 Old 08-10-2013, 08:33 PM
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How often do you do this seafoam stuff? Every year, every 10,000 miles? Every oil change?

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post #19 of 26 Old 08-10-2013, 09:57 PM
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What are ya'll talking about!?

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post #20 of 26 Old 08-11-2013, 06:51 AM Thread Starter
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This is my first time sea foaming since I bought the car (117,000 miles).

Edit: We are talking about seafoam, it's a product made from 100% petroleum and cleans most of the engine's internals from carbon build up.
This guy has a nice video on how to use it:
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post #21 of 26 Old 08-11-2013, 07:07 AM
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I've never done it, but always been told to change the oil and spark plugs afterward.
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post #22 of 26 Old 08-11-2013, 01:42 PM
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Always change the plugs after using seafoam in the engine.
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post #23 of 26 Old 08-11-2013, 05:15 PM Thread Starter
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So what are the best spark plugs to use in a jeep?
I usually let the dealership change them at service appointments.
And I am starting to notice a huge difference with acceleration since I seafoamed my engine.
Hit 100mph on the interstate (no I don't cruise that fast XD) no problem. Didn't even have to turn overdrive off to get there.
It seems to be hitting higher rpms faster.
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post #24 of 26 Old 08-11-2013, 09:18 PM
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^^^ Start another thread.
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post #25 of 26 Old 08-19-2013, 07:36 PM Thread Starter
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Here's just a follow up:
I changed the spark plugs with ngk's ($13.50 a plug, ouch!) and it has never started nor ran as good before. I feel a slight acceleration gain and no more starting issues.
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post #26 of 26 Old 08-24-2013, 10:09 AM
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Awesome, thinking its time to do this now with my jk, over 100k on it now.

Just did oil change but before i do next one ill seafoam! thanks
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