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Old 17th April 2010, 21:44   #1
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Default SCAM : Device to increase your Car's Mileage (Oxyplus from Dorf Katel)

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Found this AD in today's classifieds. It is about a newly invented oxyplus Machine. After searching I found their Website. It is a Catalytic Converter. By fixing this Catalytic Converter you will be able to Drive at 25 km. to 40 km. speed on TOP gear & drive on 3rd to 5th gear on ghat section & SAVE FUEL.

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this thing really works?

Website: OXY PLUS, Save Fuel Save Earth, Catalyc Converter

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Old 17th April 2010, 21:58   #2
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Never heard of this and I thought that a cat convertor was used mainly for pollution control only ! Did the Ad come out in the paper you are working for Sarvodaya ?

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Old 17th April 2010, 22:02   #3
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increases by 100%??!!! wow!! my car will be a road rocket tomorrow!! are they serious!?

any way looked them on the web. Head office Canada. Corporate office and regional offices only in Mumbai. Seems fishy and too good to be true!

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Increases power by 100% ? LOL

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It reduces noise and vibration - smooth engine of the vehicle upto 80%


The english used speaks their standards.

EDIT : Just checked the website and the title reads "Catalyc converter" !!

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How much this cat cost?

Power & pickup by 100%? Fake, of course !
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Never heard of this and I thought that a cat convertor was used mainly for pollution control only ! Did the Ad come out in the paper you are working for Sarvodaya ?
Yes in Bangalore Mirror dated 18/04/2010. Page 16
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Beware , It maybe a Scam !!!
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Yes in Bangalore Mirror dated 18/04/2010. Page 16
Tomorrow's paper is already out !!

Seems like a fishy ad.
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Tomorrow's paper is already out !!

Seems like a fishy ad.
I work in Bangalore Mirror. You can buy the paper tommorrow and check it (Page 16). Check the online edition after 3 am

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A few years back there was a device sold which claimed to save your cooking gas consumption by some 20% or more. It was a circular device attached to the rubber tube that carries the cooking gas from the cylinder to the burner. It was supposed to use some magnetic properties to help preserve gas, God only knows how.

This device looks similar to that. Something that can increase the capabilities of a stock car by upto 100%, works universally with petrol/diesel/CNG/LPG fuelled cars and still undiscovered by all the automakers?

I would say save your money and save others' too by telling them to stay away from such ads.
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Is it a typo? May be the power increases by 10.0% ?! Thats still acceptable ! But the description is too good to be true! Increases the engine life by 100% ?
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I have been getting SMSes from Dorf Katel - here is what they say (And since I am quoting verbatim - don't hold me responsible for the grammar/spelling or lack thereof )

"TA-DorfKatl - Earn Rs.80 lacs to 5 cr. p.a. - start ur own automobile bizz - Investment: 300 sqft shop at anywhere in India + 15Lacs fee (www.dorfkatel.com) Bhavna 810...."
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This is worse than Snake Oil... Below are some excerpts from their so called -"Corporate Profile"


Why Dorf Katel is developing a dealership?
Dorf Katel is inventing new technologies from past 35 years not only in the field of Automobile industry but also in several other industries & supplying its precious technologies to various multinational companies around the world.
Now the company had decided not to sell any new invention & technology to any of the multinational company but to develop our own in house dealer to sell this product directly in the local market at reasonable & affordable price.

Every six month Dorf Katel will launch new product in various field so its understood that in Automobile field also the same shall be applicable. Hence the company had decided to develop its own dealership around the world to serve the exclusive products invented & developed by Dorf Katel.


What is the future of Dealer of Dorf Katel?
Dorf Katel Will launch in every six month a very unique & exclusive invented product in the field of Automobile industry which will be purely distributed & sold on only Dorf Katels Dealers store only around the globe.

We are coming shortly with bellow mentioned new invention in the field of Automobile with in every span of six months phase wise:

Automatic vehicle service station & centre
Automatic vehicle complete repair service station & centre
Newly redefined interiors for every range of vehicle in highly advanced mode for every range of vehicle in very economical price range.
Self generated electric vehicle engine. This engine will independently generate the energy with out any charging which will manage to function the whole vehicle & its entire functions.
Re-shaping & modification of the vehicles in highly advanced mode & in very reasonable price.
Repairing of the vehicles in shortest time with cheapest price.
Invention of highly advanced multifunctional vehicle.
High speed vehicle with less sound & less fuel consumption.
100% accident free vehicle.
Self computerized driven vehicle.
Many more in the pipe line with help of our Research & Development Division along with its excellent efficient technocrats.

If the above so-called inventions didn't make you fall off your chair, here are a few more from their website: Dorf katel,business solution,solutions,management soultion,India,U.K.,Europe,U.S.A.,Canada medicare solution,hospitality solution,uk usa,education,courses,communicarion,marketing,dorf ,dorf katel

Strategy and Brand
We bring the company's vision into reality by uniquely positioning our products and services to make Gulf Air a recognizable and memorable brand in the industry.

The company is incorporated under business act on March 23rd 2010 as per Form-1 published on their website but claims 35 years of history... beat that!!!!
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That was hilarious!!! They make F1 engineers look like cavemen.

Prob needs to be shifted to the "jokes" thread.

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Rotflmao, What a great company!!!!
Why is this thread here, it belongs to the jokes thread.
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