The results of Sea Foam & Lucus Products in a 2.9L


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You have likely seen this video already. For those that have not, this guy puts sea foam in the crank case, gas tank, and intake of his Ford Rangers 2.9L. The engine went from knocking like a diesel, to running smooth.

Sea Foam has been discussed in this forum for years. But if you've ever wanted to see the results, this video is for you.
 


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I have seen it and I loved every minute of it.
 

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Wow, this is a great video. I've been wanting to Seafoam my Ranger for a long time, but I never quite get around to it. I saw another video on Youtube of a guy that used a borescope to look into the spark plug holes of his Mazda B3000, and you could definitely see an improvement in carbon deposits on top of the pistons. Thanks for posting this.
 

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I have been using sea foam for years and I love it. I pour it in intakes on my mowers and also use it as a fuel stabilizer. Everything has always started for mow season and the gas smelled fresh as the day I put it in 4 months before.
 

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I wish my 2.9 idled that good.

All that white smoke i was like "oh shit he cracked a head".
 

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I like his channel. Lots of cool manly stuff if that is allowed to be said. I wish Seafoam had done that trick for me! Did he get lucky or was my 2.9 unlucky with Seafoam? Sometimes me thinks its an issue of clogged oil lines and sometimes a poorly designed oiling 2.9. I had one 2.9 that went over 300,000 with no lifter tick and then again another that ticked right before 100,000 and nothing could change it. Ran the same oils and coolant in both. The 300,000 was an 86 block and the other a 89 block.
 

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I have used SeaFoam for years now to help clean the intake, top of valves and carbon deposits on the tops of the pistons since 2001 without having to do a top end refresh. I like using it but have found that, on my 94 3.0L because of the MAF sensor being at the air cleaner box, keeping the engine running while spraying it into the intake is a task unto itself but is doable. Great vid!
 

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I wish my 2.9 idled that good.

All that white smoke i was like "oh shit he cracked a head".
You should have seen what my 4.0 did with a can of that stuff.

I did it in the parking lot at Advance, you couldn't see the store front from the highway 100 ft away.
 


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