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Hot Shots Secret Oil Additive

Anyone ever heard of it or used it? Seen it in a parts store...and wondered if this stuff would work like the RevX stuff mentioned on this site so often. Its about $50 for a half gallon. Supposed to use entire bottle first oil change, then half bottle (one qt) every oil change after. Pretty expensive stuff...here is the link.

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Pretty sure this stuff is on par with Rev-x.. Others will chime in though. I personally don't have any experience with it.
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I put some in my truck with my last oil change. My truck was running fine with no issues. I put it in "just because". Within 25 km I noticed a power increase. Nothing huge but definately noticable. From what I understand it will help your injectors last longer. I am a fan.

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Pretty sure this stuff is on par with Rev-x.. Others will chime in though. I personally don't have any experience with it.
no, rev X actually works


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Stick with the REV-X, it has a proven track record. There are a few around here that love the HSS however I don't think I want to add a 1/2 gal of anything to my crank case that is not 5W40 oil. REV-X is only a few OZ. This is one of those topics that people feel very strongly about on both sides. This thread could end up a million pages long because of it.
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I use it and it is remarkable.
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Not to pick sides but just as a reference PHP just posted some dyno results with and without Rev-X. Never used hot shot.


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