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Old 09-26-2008, 01:19 PM   #20 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by ecossebloke View Post
perhaps if one of those who are sceptical would use the product in accordance with the instructions there would be a good basis to assess the value of the product.
With that approach, we would just be generating more non-scientific "results".

Fuel additives are notoriously difficult to evaluate in real world driving because the driver cannot measure/compare immediate A-B-A states under identical conditions; a lab is the only place the testing of additives should occur if your goal is reputable data.
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