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ACETONE IN DIESEL GOOD or BAD ?????

 
gunman41mag
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Posted: 03/24/08 03:11 PM

I heard that putting 2 OZ of ACETONE per 10 gallons of diesel will give me more MPG, HP and TQ, engine will last longer, cleaner exhust??? I using my truck as a test mule!!!!  
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TBISilverado
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Posted: 03/24/08 04:11 PM

please post results.  
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Edward A. Sanchez
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Posted: 03/24/08 05:28 PM

I do know that the military uses stuff called JP8 which is kind of a quasi diesel/jet fuel/etc. Only 2 oz per 10 gallons should be relatively harmless, I'd think.  

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gunman41mag
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Posted: 03/24/08 05:36 PM

TRY this web-site http://www.pureenergysystems.com/news/2005/03/17/6900069_Acetone/  
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TBISilverado
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Posted: 03/24/08 07:19 PM

that`s agood site gunman.  
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nmlakerat
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Posted: 04/09/08 11:52 AM

and i thought you guys were kidding bout the acetone when i saw it a few day/threads back. wow im gunna try it in my gasser  
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gunman41mag
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Posted: 04/10/08 02:58 PM

OK MY FINDINGS ARE, I got the same mpg as when I use POWER SERVICE, but PS cost $4.99 and I pour the whole quart in my 38 gallon tank. 8 OZ of ACETONE cost .85 cents. SO I GOT 15.6 MPG IN THE CITY WITH BUMPER TO BUMPER TRAFFIC and I ALSO HAD TO IDLE, IN THE DRIVE-THUR. SINCE IT'S ALWAYS WARM IN MIAMI, I DON'T NEED THE ANTI-GELLING IN THE PS. I WILL KEEP USING THE 8 OZ OF ACETONE.  
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Wagen-man
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Posted: 04/12/08 01:35 PM

I have read this other places and thought it was a joke... But I just went to that web-site that you posted and read it from start to finish.. I will be trying that!  It sounds like 1oz to 3oz max will *** Acetone in diesel fuel, who would have ever thought....  

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KrusherXX
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Posted: 03/10/11 05:37 PM

JP8 is a standard of jet fuel, but all jet fuel is basically a mix of diesel fuel and kerosene, Jet A / Jet B etc  

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gunman41mag
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Posted: 05/04/11 03:14 PM

The acetone I put in my truck was the 1999 F-250 7.3, I wouldn't add acetone to any truck with a D P F  
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Powerstroke_Cowboy
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Posted: 05/07/11 09:31 PM

I have used acetone in my 97 7.3L.. It did not help my MPGs any.. in fact they got a little worth!!!!   PS in the gray jug works the best for me..  
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