Tag Info

New answers tagged

7

tl dr - To directly answer the question, SeaFoam is a pure petroleum product. If an alternative product is made up the same as Seafoam, then I'd think it would work just fine. If its makeup is not similar, you probably won't see the same results. Below is what you are looking for and a recipe for making your own substitute. I found this answer for a SeaFoam ...


1

My RX7 was fouling plugs for a long time while we were getting the mixture settings right. Use a small bit of wire to pull any solids out of the gap, and spray the inside with carb cleaner. Wipe it down and let it dry off a bit. Then go and get a windproof lighter or a butane torch, and force the flame into the gap. There will probably be some sputtering ...


1

Using carburetor cleaner should work just fine. I wouldn't use a wire brush or sand paper as these are abrasive. Depending on how much force you'd be using, you could actually damage the business end of the spark plug and limit its life expectancy. There used to be a spark plug cleaner which worked like a sand blaster, using compressed air and fine media to ...



Top 50 recent answers are included