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Favorite Fuel additive tail?

Have a buddy who mixes Diesel Kleen with Marvel Mystery oil. Another who mixes 2-stroke oil with Lucus. How many out there have a favorite fuel additive tail?


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Opti-Lube and walmart 2-stroke oil

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Amsoil diesel concentrate.

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Another vote for Walmart 2 stroke oil. Really quieted my engine down. Not saying the others aren't better but I've tried this and Conklin Diesel Plus and the 2 stroke just sounds better, cheaper, and easier to get a hold of.

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Power Source Kleen Diesel... it's what all the mechanics at the case ih/massey dealership use on their personal trucks/ pull tractor's, so i figure ut's decent
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Biodiesel always gets priority in my truck. If it's good ol #2 going in, then Alterra Dieselmaxx is the additive I use.

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I only use and additive in the winter to prevent gelling, and the truth is I think thats a waste of money except when it starts getting down near 0.

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Kleen Diesel and 2-Stroke oil from wally world...

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Not to hi-jack your thread jbremount, but just wondering what everyone's thought's were on the Power-up products? I have heard good things about them, just wondering if anyone had tried running there diesel product.. Gen49D i think it is called.
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Power Service Diesel Kleen + cetane boost, seems to work ok. Adds lubricity to ULSD.

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wally world 2 stroke as well. Diesel klean once a month (full bottle) and then the red diesel clean in the winter if im somewhere cold.

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