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Re: Just how dangerous is Lucas Oil Stabilizer? [Re: dabble] #2437978 11/18/11 08:35 AM
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The BIG rigs don;'t use the Lucas oil treatment. They use the FUEL treatment..


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Re: Just how dangerous is Lucas Oil Stabilizer? [Re: hounddog] #2438513 11/18/11 06:51 PM
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Originally Posted By: hounddog
The BIG rigs don;'t use the Lucas oil treatment. They use the FUEL treatment..
They sell the oil treatment by the gallon at the truckstop.


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Re: Just how dangerous is Lucas Oil Stabilizer? [Re: dabble] #2438823 11/19/11 03:16 AM
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I was told several times over a few years by truckers it was the FUEL treatment by the gallon. Not oil.


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Re: Just how dangerous is Lucas Oil Stabilizer? [Re: hounddog] #2439068 11/19/11 01:16 PM
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Originally Posted By: hounddog
I was told several times over a few years by truckers it was the FUEL treatment by the gallon. Not oil.


It's both I believe.


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Re: Just how dangerous is Lucas Oil Stabilizer? [Re: dabble] #2439432 11/19/11 10:01 PM
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I've seen the gallons of oil treratment being put into engines at the truckstop. Hardly any use the injector treatment. Theres a whole isle at the local Pilot with LOS.


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Re: Just how dangerous is Lucas Oil Stabilizer? [Re: dabble] #2445421 11/26/11 04:30 PM
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The Lucas stuff is mainly harmful to your wallet. There is no way any of us can home-brew better oil than the oil company chemists can mix up to meet a certain price point. If you want better oil, buy better oil.

That said, if you have a specific problem, a few specific products can address that problem. Kano Kreen and Marvel Mystery Oil, in separate ways, are somewhat effective in cleaning baked-in carbon from the piston ring grooves and allowing the rings to seal better. That might be a help for your oil consumption. Otherwise, use any good brand of oil of the viscosity recommended for your engine. Also, be sure your positive crankcase ventilation valve is clean and working properly; a gummed up one can also cause increased oil consumption.




Re: Just how dangerous is Lucas Oil Stabilizer? [Re: dabble] #2449457 11/30/11 06:49 PM
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I was at keystone nationals and i saw one of the top top fuel dragsters pour lucas in a 8000+HP engine!!!I use it in my 215,000 mile jeep for years with rotella 15w40!!!

Re: Just how dangerous is Lucas Oil Stabilizer? [Re: bob4558] #2449550 11/30/11 08:45 PM
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I was at keystone nationals and i saw one of the top top fuel dragsters pour lucas in a 8000+HP engine!!!I use it in my 215,000 mile jeep for years with rotella 15w40!!!


Those engines are rebuilt every pass.


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Re: Just how dangerous is Lucas Oil Stabilizer? [Re: dabble] #2449610 11/30/11 09:56 PM
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Yes I watch them R&R then fire them up nitro burns the eyes like tear gas LOL

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Originally Posted By: bob4558
I was at keystone nationals and i saw one of the top top fuel dragsters pour lucas in a 8000+HP engine!!!I use it in my 215,000 mile jeep for years with rotella 15w40!!!


If lucas sponsored the car, they probably have to use it. I keep anything lucas as far away from my car as possible


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Re: Just how dangerous is Lucas Oil Stabilizer? [Re: bob4558] #2449676 11/30/11 11:24 PM
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Yes I watch them R&R then fire them up nitro burns the eyes like tear gas LOL


We were behind an IHRA top fuel car at the Mopar Nationals a few years back and when the whole crowd moved because they were going to fire the car, my buddy didn't. He got a face full of Nitro. He was tasting the stuff for a week, smelling it for days, LMAO! We teased the heck out of him.


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Re: Just how dangerous is Lucas Oil Stabilizer? [Re: OVERKILL] #2449821 12/01/11 08:05 AM
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LOL

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It was kenny Bernstein's Bud rail car not the lucas oil car!Maybe lucas is one of thier sponsers?

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LOL


Yeah, cooked up some steak and we'd all be like "mmmmm, delicious!" and he was "mmmm, Nitro!". He's a smoker, and his cigarette's tasted like Nitro, beer like Nitro.... everything was Nitro. After a few days he started to get really freaked out about it grin


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Re: Just how dangerous is Lucas Oil Stabilizer? [Re: dabble] #2450135 12/01/11 01:55 PM
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Was he peing Nitro, lol.


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