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#2540897 - 02/18/12 05:38 PM XADO 1 Stage Maximum Atomic Metal Conditioner??
bodeh6 Offline


Registered: 12/22/09
Posts: 616
Loc: Metro Detroit, MI
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Anybody use this engine treatment? They have ads in Car and Driver for it. Its about $55 a bottle but it is supposed to last 100K Miles.
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#2540937 - 02/18/12 06:14 PM Re: XADO 1 Stage Maximum Atomic Metal Conditioner?? [Re: bodeh6]
Rand Offline


Registered: 08/20/03
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Loc: NE,Ohio
actually 100k kilometers.

but thats some snake oil there.
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#2540956 - 02/18/12 06:31 PM Re: XADO 1 Stage Maximum Atomic Metal Conditioner?? [Re: bodeh6]
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Registered: 06/09/10
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Loc: Merritt Island FL, USA
I swear I don't want to beat down a product i haven't tried but I would keep searching. This looks like some bogus stuff.
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#2540969 - 02/18/12 06:40 PM Re: XADO 1 Stage Maximum Atomic Metal Conditioner?? [Re: bodeh6]
NHGUY Offline


Registered: 10/09/11
Posts: 4433
Loc: USA
Remember,there once was an ad for a wax product that made your vehicle invisible to police radar in a major car mag (C/D or MT)....the ad was later pulled and the feds got involved,because the product didnt even exist.The guy was taking orders and going to use the funds to hire a chemist to develop the product....so he claimed. Just goes to show,buying an ad doesnt mean its 100% legit or any good.Heck,someone could place an ad for the new 2013 Edsel coming out (it isnt),that is if Ford wouldnt sue them first.

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#2540970 - 02/18/12 06:44 PM Re: XADO 1 Stage Maximum Atomic Metal Conditioner?? [Re: bodeh6]
Trav Offline


Registered: 11/20/06
Posts: 13075
Loc: MA, Mittelfranken.de
Quote:
restores parts’ surfaces and compensates current wear

Rebuild your cars engine while you drive, sound like a winner.
Not.
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#2556775 - 03/04/12 02:29 PM Re: XADO 1 Stage Maximum Atomic Metal Conditioner?? [Re: bodeh6]
RF Overlord Offline


Registered: 11/08/03
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Loc: Cape Cod, MA
"Atomic Metal Conditioner"

Sounds like an ad from the '50s...
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#2556993 - 03/04/12 05:51 PM Re: XADO 1 Stage Maximum Atomic Metal Conditioner?? [Re: bodeh6]
morris Offline


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sorry i didnt put my stupid hat on today.

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#2557217 - 03/04/12 08:52 PM Re: XADO 1 Stage Maximum Atomic Metal Conditioner?? [Re: bodeh6]
fsskier Offline


Registered: 07/22/08
Posts: 805
Loc: Iowa
Hey, it contains the ingredient "Revitalizant"!! Wow, that is amazing stuff with no research reports ever written about it anywhere, so it must be super-secret and wonderful.

Perhaps also, since its atomic.... you can see it in the dark, allowing one to check the dipstick without a flashlight. Now, that would be useful, surprised it was left out of the ad.

Invented by P.T. Barnum, perhaps??

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#2564725 - 03/11/12 10:14 PM Re: XADO 1 Stage Maximum Atomic Metal Conditioner?? [Re: fsskier]
postjeeprcr Offline


Registered: 01/05/09
Posts: 1808
Loc: USA
Originally Posted By: fsskier
Hey, it contains the ingredient "Revitalizant"!! Wow, that is amazing stuff with no research reports ever written about it anywhere, so it must be super-secret and wonderful.

Perhaps also, since its atomic.... you can see it in the dark, allowing one to check the dipstick without a flashlight. Now, that would be useful, surprised it was left out of the ad.

Invented by P.T. Barnum, perhaps??


Atomic means atoms not radioactive and glowing
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#2919199 - 02/25/13 07:14 AM Re: XADO 1 Stage Maximum Atomic Metal Conditioner?? [Re: bodeh6]
Aljkatz Offline


Registered: 02/24/13
Posts: 4
Loc: NJ
I bought "Atomic Metal Conditioner XADO" because TUV and the technical information the company emailed to me that was not on their www yet

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#2919333 - 02/25/13 09:29 AM Re: XADO 1 Stage Maximum Atomic Metal Conditioner?? [Re: Aljkatz]
skyship Offline


Registered: 06/09/12
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Originally Posted By: Aljkatz
I bought "Atomic Metal Conditioner XADO" because TUV and the technical information the company emailed to me that was not on their www yet


I didn't think the TUV had any kind of certification process for Russian snake oils.

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#2921358 - 02/26/13 06:40 PM Re: XADO 1 Stage Maximum Atomic Metal Conditioner?? [Re: Aljkatz]
[RT] ProjUltraZ Offline


Registered: 12/16/04
Posts: 1053
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first post! welcome thankyou welcome

what did TUV email you?

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#2926078 - 03/02/13 10:08 PM Re: XADO 1 Stage Maximum Atomic Metal Conditioner?? [Re: bodeh6]
Hethaerto Offline


Registered: 09/08/08
Posts: 820
Loc: Tennessee, USA
I tried the stuff a few years ago on a 700 mile road trip.

After thirty miles on non-mountainous terrain my mpg readout went from 27 to 33. I took a photo of the display, I'll have to dig around for it.

That 33 mpg lasted for about twenty minutes then resumed the original 27 mpg. The car seemed to run the same as before.
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#2926185 - 03/03/13 05:14 AM Re: XADO 1 Stage Maximum Atomic Metal Conditioner?? [Re: Trav]
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Registered: 10/10/08
Posts: 17160
Loc: Sunny Florida
Originally Posted By: Trav
Quote:
restores parts’ surfaces and compensates current wear

Rebuild your cars engine while you drive, sound like a winner.
Not.


I thought this particular snake oil had Skyship's endorsement!
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#2926254 - 03/03/13 07:47 AM Re: XADO 1 Stage Maximum Atomic Metal Conditioner?? [Re: SteveSRT8]
Trav Offline


Registered: 11/20/06
Posts: 13075
Loc: MA, Mittelfranken.de
Originally Posted By: SteveSRT8
Originally Posted By: Trav
Quote:
restores parts’ surfaces and compensates current wear

Rebuild your cars engine while you drive, sound like a winner.
Not.


I thought this particular snake oil had Skyship's endorsement!


Since the bus ride with the chaps he is not only the expert on additives but is now jockeying for resident BITOG UOA, oil and filter expert.
Maybe he will chime in and enlighten us with his über expert opinion. crackmeup
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