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Update on the gumout multi system tune up #4593404
12/03/17 07:33 PM
12/03/17 07:33 PM
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Cave City KY
jakewells Offline OP
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I did two treatment at 400 miles each for a total of 800 miles which is two tanks of gasoline in my aspire. Here is what i noticed over the 800 miles.
-Easier and quicker starting when the engine is cold or hot.
-Smoother acceleration and more throttle response.
-My engine idles higher.
-Better fuel economy.

Before using gumout my fuel economy was 40 mpg and i could go 400 miles on a fill up, After the 1st treatment i went 413 miles on 10 gallons which is 41.3 mpg. After the 2nd treatment i managed 441 miles from 10 gallons which is 44.1 mpg which is quiet impressive.

In the end i gained 4.1 mpg which is awesome and i will continue using it but only dosed at 1 ounce per gallon from now on so my engine can reap the benefits of this.


1994 Ford F150 302 4R70
Chevron Delo SAE 30 CF/SL Fram XG8A

1978 Chevy Nova 250 I6 Borg Warner T5
Rotella 10W40 Fram XG5

Re: Update on the gumout multi system tune up [Re: jakewells] #4593415
12/03/17 07:45 PM
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I hope you're right, but watch out for "confirmation bias", kinda has a habit of making results look
better then they are.

Re: Update on the gumout multi system tune up [Re: i_hate_autofraud] #4593421
12/03/17 07:51 PM
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Cave City KY
jakewells Offline OP
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Originally Posted By: i_hate_autofraud


I hope you're right, but watch out for "confirmation bias", kinda has a habit of making results look
better then they are.

Your results may vary.


1994 Ford F150 302 4R70
Chevron Delo SAE 30 CF/SL Fram XG8A

1978 Chevy Nova 250 I6 Borg Warner T5
Rotella 10W40 Fram XG5

Re: Update on the gumout multi system tune up [Re: jakewells] #4593427
12/03/17 07:56 PM
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How would your engine idle higher if the idle is controlled by the the computer?


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Re: Update on the gumout multi system tune up [Re: jakewells] #4593430
12/03/17 08:00 PM
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Looks like Gumout has opened up a new username on BITOG. Sorry if I am sceptical but how does one replicate these results stated? They seem very ambiguous
.


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Re: Update on the gumout multi system tune up [Re: jakewells] #4593450
12/03/17 08:19 PM
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Cave City KY
jakewells Offline OP
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if you think my thread is [censored] then why waste you're time replying to it.


1994 Ford F150 302 4R70
Chevron Delo SAE 30 CF/SL Fram XG8A

1978 Chevy Nova 250 I6 Borg Warner T5
Rotella 10W40 Fram XG5

Re: Update on the gumout multi system tune up [Re: jakewells] #4593456
12/03/17 08:24 PM
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ON, Canada eh?
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ON, Canada eh?
It's great that it worked for you and I don't doubt it. Because who am I to judge?

My experiences have been the opposite where no benefit was seen with this product. I did try it honestly along with other additives at separate times with a break in between.

I also verified cleaning with my boroscope in the cylinders with each product. I can tell you that VP Racing Fuels - Fuel System Cleaner is the only product out there that does a heck of clean-up job on the engine. It's the only product I use now and I use it just before an oil change. Even over Amsoil P.I. which I'm a fan of their products but the VP Racing Fuel product works better. Next up from this is Amsoil Power Foam in the intake or CRC Intake/D.I./Turbo spray cleaner.

Just FWIW.

What bugs me is I can't even find this product in Canada, I have to drive 40 minutes to New York and buy it by the case there... grin2

Last edited by StevieC; 12/03/17 08:35 PM.

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Re: Update on the gumout multi system tune up [Re: jakewells] #4593460
12/03/17 08:30 PM
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jakewells Offline OP
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I over treated the first two tanks 16oz to 10 gallons that and i use 87 ethanol free that might have a lot to do with my results.


1994 Ford F150 302 4R70
Chevron Delo SAE 30 CF/SL Fram XG8A

1978 Chevy Nova 250 I6 Borg Warner T5
Rotella 10W40 Fram XG5

Re: Update on the gumout multi system tune up [Re: jakewells] #4593464
12/03/17 08:35 PM
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ON, Canada eh?
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Originally Posted By: jakewells
I over treated the first two tanks 16oz to 10 gallons that and i use 87 ethanol free that might have a lot to do with my results.


Good to Know.


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'06 Santa Fe - 535,000km AMSOIL SS 0w30 / ATF
Re: Update on the gumout multi system tune up [Re: jakewells] #4593507
12/03/17 09:22 PM
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Yeah that Gumout is rather good I think. Has a very good amount of PEA in it.


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Re: Update on the gumout multi system tune up [Re: jakewells] #4593582
12/03/17 11:07 PM
12/03/17 11:07 PM
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Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada
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Recently at our Walmarts, I saw a different Gumout from the Regane HM they used to carry. It might have been multi-system, and it did mention PEA. I'll have to take a better look next time.


Plain, simple Garak.

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Re: Update on the gumout multi system tune up [Re: jakewells] #4593646
12/04/17 04:40 AM
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Iíve used the Gumout Multi-System several times in different vehicles. I think it or B12 are the best out there.

Last edited by Crispysea; 12/04/17 04:40 AM.
Re: Update on the gumout multi system tune up [Re: BobsArmory] #4593788
12/04/17 09:28 AM
12/04/17 09:28 AM
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Quote:
How would your engine idle higher if the idle is controlled by the the computer?


Good point

Last edited by Bamaro; 12/04/17 09:29 AM.

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Re: Update on the gumout multi system tune up [Re: Bamaro] #4593795
12/04/17 09:37 AM
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Originally Posted By: Bamaro
Quote:
How would your engine idle higher if the idle is controlled by the the computer?

Good point

And over a 4 mpg increase is astonishing, I don't think the product manufacturer themselves even claim anything like that. This should be reported to Gumout.


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Re: Update on the gumout multi system tune up [Re: jakewells] #4593864
12/04/17 11:19 AM
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Originally Posted By: jakewells
I did two treatment at 400 miles each for a total of 800 miles which is two tanks of gasoline in my aspire. Here is what i noticed over the 800 miles.
-Easier and quicker starting when the engine is cold or hot.
-Smoother acceleration and more throttle response.
-My engine idles higher.
-Better fuel economy.

Before using gumout my fuel economy was 40 mpg and i could go 400 miles on a fill up, After the 1st treatment i went 413 miles on 10 gallons which is 41.3 mpg. After the 2nd treatment i managed 441 miles from 10 gallons which is 44.1 mpg which is quiet impressive.

In the end i gained 4.1 mpg which is awesome and i will continue using it but only dosed at 1 ounce per gallon from now on so my engine can reap the benefits of this.


What was your treatment levels when you gained the acclaimed mileage benefits?

And why reduce the treatment levels IF the gains were provided by higher treatment levels?

Last edited by MolaKule; 12/04/17 11:22 AM.

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