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gex104

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Message Posted: Dec 25, 2012 8:47:50 PM

Does putting magnets on the fuel line really improve gas mileage? Strictly scientifically, meaning I don't want to see product claims.
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havnfun
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Message Posted: Jul 9, 2013 9:22:25 PM

No way!
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Chazzer
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Message Posted: Jul 9, 2013 7:01:26 PM

It's a bunch of hooey!
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d_clark
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Message Posted: Jul 9, 2013 6:16:08 PM

no
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PassmyGas
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Message Posted: Jul 9, 2013 5:10:48 AM

hogwash
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the1roadhog
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Message Posted: Jul 8, 2013 8:37:55 AM

Reaching here?
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contiki
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Message Posted: Jul 8, 2013 7:07:27 AM

Sounds like a crazy idea to me.................
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FrankLee1
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Message Posted: Jul 7, 2013 8:04:29 PM

Agreed forresj. Don't you know he designed an EFI system??? I feel sorry for whoever he did that for- as if it really happened.
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OceanArcher
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Message Posted: Jul 7, 2013 10:17:16 AM

Magnets on the fuel line .......... will eventually fall off with no mileage loss
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MTK143
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Message Posted: Jul 7, 2013 9:26:17 AM

no it does not work y would it
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dontuknowOH
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Message Posted: Jul 7, 2013 8:57:38 AM

It's been said that Cows give better milk production when certain types of music is played in the milking barns. Maybe if a magnetic high quality speaker mounted in the engine compartment and connected to the music system, then just maybe the Engine would deliver more efficiency performance per gal. of fuel feed into that system, vehicles have attitudes also. dontuknow......HMmmmmm ?
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contiki
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Message Posted: Jul 7, 2013 8:48:12 AM

Sounds crazy to me............
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forresj
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Message Posted: Jul 7, 2013 7:51:10 AM

IdHeinz probably swears by it.
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cv
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Message Posted: Jul 7, 2013 6:00:05 AM

Sounds like hokus-pokus to me.
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priver
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Message Posted: Jun 18, 2013 11:09:58 PM

nope
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contiki
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Message Posted: Jun 18, 2013 6:39:55 AM

No......
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dgsteven
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Message Posted: Jun 18, 2013 3:02:13 AM

no
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WES03
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Message Posted: Jun 17, 2013 8:32:04 AM

...and snake oil will cure all...
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contiki
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Message Posted: Jun 17, 2013 8:02:55 AM

OilerFan says " I seriously doubt it. If it worked, car manufacturers would install magnets on the fuel lines as a standard piece of equipment."

I agree with OilerFan..............
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bigblue002
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Message Posted: Jun 16, 2013 11:04:16 PM

likely not
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OilerFan
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Message Posted: Jun 16, 2013 6:00:16 AM

I seriously doubt it. If it worked, car manufacturers would install magnets on the fuel lines as a standard piece of equipment.
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ronbo2010
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Message Posted: Jun 16, 2013 3:36:58 AM

No
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Skyjunky
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Message Posted: Jun 15, 2013 9:02:47 AM

You have got to be serious ?? NO they do not GIMMICK!!!!
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MertieMan
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Message Posted: Jun 15, 2013 7:14:51 AM

This is a re take of the old thread like this several years ago, and NO they do not help.
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dvc2
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Message Posted: Jun 15, 2013 3:01:45 AM

I doubt that it works.
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contiki
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Message Posted: Jun 14, 2013 10:11:48 AM

I don't believe this work at all to save fuel........
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2Tall
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Message Posted: Jun 14, 2013 9:34:03 AM

buy enough to cover the entire fuel line.
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dontuknowOH
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Message Posted: Jun 14, 2013 9:31:07 AM

Just a hint; magnets placed on a metal fuel line are at a disadvantage (no motion). Their invisible forces need to be in motion to create turbulence, maybe like wind-chimes or some type of cycle effects(humming).

Notice how an experienced guitar player shakes his electric guitar neck to put a finesse effect to his music drama when playing a sustained cord/tone using the Earths polar effects combined with the electronic magnetic pick-ups/metal strings stimuli motion.

gex104 Keep your interests going you just might hit on something really big in scientific discovery one day that happens often! DIYing!
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dassfg
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Message Posted: Jun 13, 2013 11:10:13 AM

SCAM
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contiki
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Message Posted: Jun 13, 2013 10:43:59 AM

Another crazy idea.....who thinks these things up......
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jimmy544
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Message Posted: May 29, 2013 12:58:38 PM

Scam alert Beep Beep Beep!
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Banjoe
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Message Posted: May 29, 2013 8:12:22 AM

Magnets on the oil drain plug have worked for me.
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forresj
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Message Posted: May 29, 2013 7:55:30 AM

It's a scam.
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ZZZoop
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Message Posted: May 28, 2013 7:22:57 PM

>>Is there some way to kill a topic<<

Like the arm of a starfish, it will regenerate.
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dassfg
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Message Posted: May 28, 2013 5:02:08 PM

those products are a scam
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mybigtruck
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Message Posted: May 28, 2013 4:24:38 PM

Magnets on the coolant line might do more good.
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giwan
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Message Posted: May 28, 2013 12:08:09 PM

Is there some way to kill a topic
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PhilnTX
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Message Posted: May 28, 2013 11:55:43 AM

It won't improve fuel economy, however, it will make the retailers/distributors/patent holders a lot of money.
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dgsteven
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Message Posted: May 28, 2013 3:26:54 AM

no, it seems not working
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CptSteve
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Message Posted: May 27, 2013 10:12:56 PM

It might work if you put them in your wallet with your credit cards. Less chance if they are stolen that anyone will use them.....(why do I have the feeling someone will try this?)
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WEPSMAN
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Message Posted: May 27, 2013 9:40:31 PM

It is an old myth.
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toms1120
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Message Posted: May 27, 2013 5:46:53 PM

Yes, I also have a bridge for sale and real nice property in Florida!
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traffic cop
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Message Posted: May 26, 2013 9:08:52 PM

The evil conspiracy of oil companies don't want you to know that you can increase your gas mileage by 534.38472% with berillyum magnets. They hire people to go onto discussion boards to discourage people from using this simple and cheap technology. Everybody who says "no" to the question is part of the conspiracy!

Now, where did I put my aluminum foil hat--the extra-terrestrials are trying to transmogrify my brain again.
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ZZZoop
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Message Posted: May 26, 2013 9:29:21 AM

>>...then jumping up and down while standing in front of the open hood and singing a Jim Stafford song.<<

And we all remember Jim Stafford's biggest hit: "I don't like spiders and snakes and fuel line magnets."

Even way back then, he knew.
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5p33df73ak
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Message Posted: May 19, 2013 10:54:21 PM

hmmmm
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giwan
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Message Posted: May 19, 2013 9:01:59 PM

Can this topic die
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MetroManiac
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Message Posted: May 19, 2013 6:29:41 PM

magnets on your fuel lines are like magnets on your wallet.
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forestghost07
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Message Posted: May 19, 2013 5:10:20 PM

LOL!!
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streetirsx
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Message Posted: May 19, 2013 5:36:46 AM

No, the best magnets can do is capture metal shavings if they hapen to be on your fuel line, but no mpg at all
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mybigtruck
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Message Posted: May 19, 2013 3:17:08 AM

If this really worked, I'd think all car mfrs would have installed magnets all over the place long ago.

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gougedQC
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Message Posted: May 3, 2013 9:24:24 PM

giwan..agreed, once several dozen people have pointed out the fallacy of magnets having any effect at all on totally non-magnetic fuel.. you would think
it would go away...

we can hope-- and I for one will not post on this topic..

magnets on fuel lines -stupid idea- useless,

ciao end of discussion
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