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Old 04-01-2013, 06:11 PM   #18
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That is some scary looking stuff!!

Thank-you for the great "how to..."!

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Old 04-01-2013, 06:21 PM   #19
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That is some scary looking stuff!!

Thank-you for the great "how to..."!



Writing this drove me ...didn't want to miss nothing and give option of ease. A video will be done soon to accompany this, that's why I reserved to first post.
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Old 04-01-2013, 06:57 PM   #20
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Good write-up, but I thought you were supposed to pass it through the throttle body with the engine on and idling at ~1500 RPM?
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Old 04-01-2013, 07:08 PM   #21
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Good write-up, but I thought you were supposed to pass it through the throttle body with the engine on and idling at ~1500 RPM?
You can put it in anywhere you like as long as it passes over the intake valves.
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Old 04-01-2013, 07:13 PM   #22
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Good write-up, but I thought you were supposed to pass it through the throttle body with the engine on and idling at ~1500 RPM?
It's not necessary to have the engine idling to do this some just do as this is the only way that they know how to. It can also be done with the engine on. I've done it both ways. You actually get better distribution with the engine off as the as pressure won't just suck it up through the first 2 or 4 inlets.

"C586" is right on also. You can even spray it in through the PCV elbow if you like also. The orignal Seafoam guidelines have been around for awhile. And don't think they have been revised to reflect these new engines as their are so many now. Basically if you can find the booster hose or any vacuum inlet your golden.
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Old 04-01-2013, 07:21 PM   #23
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FANTASTIC write-up. Thanks for putting this together.
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Old 04-01-2013, 09:00 PM   #24
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Thank you sir...I'll be using this towards the end of the month!
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Old 04-02-2013, 09:16 AM   #25
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Everyone is welcome'd I do what I can. Video will be done soon for better clarification on things. Just have the find a good camera person thats not my son lmao!
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Old 04-02-2013, 12:16 PM   #26
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Can't wait to see the video. This is somehting I am considering to do.

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Old 04-02-2013, 01:40 PM   #27
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Thanks forr the great explaination & pics. I would also like to see a video. It is still some scarry stuff for the uninitiated like me. I am not sure I will ever have the............Bal_..............uh............... ......intestinal fortitude, to do this myself.
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Old 04-02-2013, 01:41 PM   #28
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Good DIY Can't_C_Me!

Damn, I really did not want to do this...

but now that I had seen the step-by-step, and knowing I have put 24,000 miles on the car w/o a catch-can, I'm thinking I'll need to just do it. I was hoping that the miles I have on my car wouldnt be enough to warrant this..
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Old 04-02-2013, 10:20 PM   #29
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You can put it in anywhere you like (edited for humor).
That's what she said!
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Old 04-04-2013, 07:15 PM   #30
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I've always believed every good car forum needs a Seafoam DIY thread. Good job! Got a few more miles to go before I get to perform a little smoke show myself
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Old 04-04-2013, 07:43 PM   #31
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I've always believed every good car forum needs a Seafoam DIY thread. Good job! Got a few more miles to go before I get to perform a little smoke show myself
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Old 04-04-2013, 08:39 PM   #32
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Why are the grammar nazi's so fierce on this forum?

Its a forum! I'm using my texting grammar on here! I have already aced all my English/Journalism classes in college, and what a waste those were! Lol
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Old 04-04-2013, 10:22 PM   #33
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Why are the grammar nazi's so fierce on this forum?

Its a forum! I'm using my texting grammar on here! I have already aced all my English/Journalism classes in college, and what a waste those were! Lol
First things first, is this a joke? That's not what the emoticon means. Second, based upon your response, you either A. did not ace any college English classes, or B. went to a very easy college.

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Old 04-06-2013, 01:12 PM   #34
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Did mine today, not a lot of smoke but glad I did it. Just got my catch can back from RX performance so I should be good for a while.
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