News

fuel additives for tr

Discussion in 'Boxers/TR/M' started by blkdiablo33, Jun 17, 2020.

  1. blkdiablo33

    blkdiablo33 F1 Rookie

    Jul 12, 2004
    3,213
    i usually add a bottle of techron complete fuel system cleaner to my tank in the tr it takes many months for me to go through a tank has anyone used liqui moly like the speed tec additive ?
     
  2. vincenzo

    vincenzo F1 Rookie

    Nov 2, 2003
    2,761
    “Many months”... perhaps consider Sta-bil instead.

    Personally, I use Techron, but only because I routinely run Chevron gas. Don’t know of anything else.

    Both Techron and Sta-bil seem to work. The Testarossa sat for 10yrs+ with Sta-bil and the gas was drained and looked pretty good. The car ran fine with fresh fuel. The FI was not gummed up at all.
     
    turbo-joe and blkdiablo33 like this.
  3. bka80s

    bka80s Rookie

    Feb 4, 2020
    42
    Texas
    Full Name:
    Brian Alexander
    I prefer using Sunoco 93 octane non-ethanol fuel with a ratio of Sea Foam. The additive is a good product for keeping FI lines clean and it also acts as a fuel stabilizer.
     
    blkdiablo33 and turbo-joe like this.
  4. vincenzo

    vincenzo F1 Rookie

    Nov 2, 2003
    2,761
    91 octane with ethanol is the best we can do in Nevada.

    87 octane can be had without ethanol... but no higher octane.

    Yet another reason to move to Texas!

    You guys in Texas better screw things up pretty quickly if you don’t want to be swamped with newcomers!
     
  5. blkdiablo33

    blkdiablo33 F1 Rookie

    Jul 12, 2004
    3,213
    has anyone used liquid molly products or your tr i have been using techron and bee happy with techron.
     
  6. bka80s

    bka80s Rookie

    Feb 4, 2020
    42
    Texas
    Full Name:
    Brian Alexander
    I used Liqui Moly products in my BMW M3 and had great results. I used both their oil and additives in that car.
    In my Testarossa, Red Line oils, Sunoco non-ethanol fuel and Sea Foam fuel additive. That being said, I think any high quality brand of fluids and fuel will be just fine.
     
    blkdiablo33 likes this.
  7. blkdiablo33

    blkdiablo33 F1 Rookie

    Jul 12, 2004
    3,213
    eng oil and trans and diffs i have all redline products love red line oils will stay with redline and have always used techron for fuel will try liquid molly fuel cleaner next time
     
  8. Continental AutoSports

    Sponsor

    Aug 22, 2006
    3,020
    Hinsdale, IL
    Full Name:
    Parts Department
    Sea-Foam is quite reliable.
     
    blkdiablo33 and bka80s like this.

Share This Page