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Mineral Oil - Improve Gas mileage?

Posted by piddlerdad3 (My Page) on
Thu, Sep 13, 07 at 23:57

I had someone recommend to me that I should try putting a few ounces of pure mineral oil in my gas tank and in my crankcase in order to boost gas mileage.

Is this a reliable and safe thing to do for gasoline vehicles? I would rather not have any negative consequences to my engine.

Thanks, dennis


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RE: Mineral Oil - Improve Gas mileage?

At the least, it would be a waste of the mineral oil. Otherwise, the answer is NO, don't do it.


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RE: Mineral Oil - Improve Gas mileage?

Would think few ounces of mineral oil should increases your volume of gas. Might squeek when you walk though.


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