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Old 05-30-2004, 10:13 AM   #1
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Using STP Fuel Injector cleaner

Hi, I have used STP Fuel Injector Cleaner (Not Injector/Carb. Cleaner).

Im experiencing reduction of power or so.

I threw STP in the full tank of Sunoco 94 Octane and after 100km(+- 50) of running, the half of the fuel is gone!

Is this normal?

Any reply will be appreciated. Thank you.
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I threw STP in the full tank of Sunoco 94 Octane and after 100km(+- 50) of running, the half of the fuel is gone!
I don't understand what you're saying. It used more gas than normal ?
I use Cheveron Techron (the black bottle) with a full tank of gas. I see no reduction of power and no excessive use of fuel. I'd keep an eye on the performance with your next tank of gas. See if the power comes back and keep an eye on the mileage.
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RevinV12s,

Let me know how your next tank goes... cus its time I need to put some of that in mine... with the price of gas these days I'm sure youre not too happy.
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Hi, Ill post result on next tank.. i have still half left... it seems to be last till i run 300km though(from the full tank)..which is horrible...

And yes.. i meant it uses more gas than normal.. anyone with same side effects maybe?
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