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Fuel Additive

Do any of you guys use fuel additives with the Ultra Low Sulfur diesel? What are some of the better additives? Is it a good idea since these trucks are made to run on the old fuel?


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I've been using DieselKleen since I bought 3 bottles of it with my Walmart gift card I got for my birthday lol.

Schaeffer's Diesel Treat is good stuff too.



...or you can go the cheap route and use TC-W3 2 stroke oil. Like 250:1 ratio.

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I add a small bottle of TC-W3 2 stroke oil every half tank.
My truck sounds much smoother than when i bought it, I assume its the oil lubricating the injectors.

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i hears stanadyne is the best where do you get it i cant find in where i live

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this is an interesting article. I use Wally World's Marine 2-Smoke Oil, TC-W3 rated. So far, so good. I like it. Quieter. Plus, I am not as worried about getting a tank full of poor quality diesel.
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