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Old 10-06-2001, 02:26 PM
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Anyone tried the Motor Vac?

I did a search, only found one topic relevant. Any input?
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The dealer used it on my 1986 420SEL last year when I couldn't pass the emmissions test. I had alot of carbon build up and was getting some pre-ignition. Motor vac cleared it up, and I passed emmissions. This really just cures symptoms, it does not fix problems. I don't know if the chemicals are harmful to seals over time or not, but I would warn against using it often. Probably once in the lifetime of the engine is enough.
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