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Miracle additive (or not)

Discussion in 'General Cars' started by norseman, 11 Jul 2019.

  1. norseman

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    Hi folks.
    Adverts. for this product (FTC pellets) have been published in Classic Car Weekly, in either half or full page format, for months now & I'm wondering if anyone has actually given it a try. As a confirmed cynic it seems to me to be just another re-hash of claims I remember reading about literally decades ago & last year there was an allegation that the company was under investigation by the advertising standards authority, but haven't seen any follow-up on that. I'm assuming the advertiser must sell the product in some quantity otherwise the ad. wouldn't be running for so long o_O
     
  2. Tigercubrider

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    The principle was developed in ww2 because the aircraft we gave the Russians wouldn't run on crap Russian fuel.
    I run old bikes and just use super unleaded
     
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    If it was as good as it claims I'm sure the oil companies would be following it....:eek:
    Snake oil :mrgreen:
    John :)
     
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    If a car manufacturer could get an improvement in MPG, would they decide not to?
     
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    There are lots of additives on the market, when tested they were found to reduce engine performance and fuel economy by as much as 2mpg.
     
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