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Ok, I watched American Idol but it leads me to a 1:1 engine question

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Old 02-14-2007, 07:58 AM
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Red face Ok, I watched American Idol but it leads me to a 1:1 engine question

one of the contestants who advanced to the second round of this years show got arrested last november for pouring sugar in her ex-boyfriend's gas tank.

i never knew what that may harm in a car and was wondering if one of you mechanics on here could explain?
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Old 02-15-2007, 12:10 AM
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Havnt hear of it being done for years... back when carbies where the norm. Basically the sugar desolves in the fuel system and gums up the jets/injectors. On top of that you need to flush the entire fuel system to get rid of all the sugar.
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Didn't Mythbusters hit this one recently?...
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Originally Posted by nitrothugg
one of the contestants who advanced to the second round of this years show got arrested last november for pouring sugar in her ex-boyfriend's gas tank.

i never knew what that may harm in a car and was wondering if one of you mechanics on here could explain?
you watch american idol??
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Originally Posted by Marcos.J
you watch american idol??
- any episodes watched past the scrubs and one has issues

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Originally Posted by A. Rhodes
- any episodes watched past the scubs and one has issues
Well my wife makes me watch it but i only like the auditions, they are pretty funny
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I am pretty sure mythbusters busted the sugar in the gas tank one. The sugar doesn't disolve enough to get through the fuel filters or the intank screen.
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No, it's American Idiot.
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Old 02-28-2007, 03:18 PM
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Originally Posted by XXXCRRacer
No, it's American Idiot.
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Well, i watch with my wife too and I just saw Doolittle's super amazing performance and she just blew everybody away. Oh wait, wasn't that Antonella that blew everybody away?
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Originally Posted by CHRIS CHAVEZ
Well, i watch with my wife too and I just saw Doolittle's super amazing performance and she just blew everybody away. Oh wait, wasn't that Antonella that blew everybody away?
well she blow's !! and not by her singing
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This show must be fixed! I can't belive they just kicked off Sundance! WTF
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Originally Posted by CHRIS CHAVEZ
This show must be fixed! I can't belive they just kicked off Sundance! WTF
WHAT~!!!!!!!!!! that show must be fixed!
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it desolves and the fuel filltier should pick it up
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yea cant't belive that Sundance is gone...
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