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Old 22nd May 2009, 00:05   #46
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i have purchased a can of BG44K, poured half the contents in the tank and topped up with fuel. lets see how it works on my alto. had googled a lot about bg and have always found positive results and recommendations.
i think results will start showing up after half the tank is empty.
Recommend using BG44K after each oil change,first get the gas tank to almost empty then pour a can of BG44K then fill the tank with gas(petrol) and drive.Since I have cars for which i dont drive in the winter i piur a can of BG44K in thr tank and i fill the tank to full drive the car for a couple of miles and then i put in storage for the entire winter for at least 5 months.Every spring all my cars will come off storage and they all run well
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I am still 2.5K km to go for service so I have time to check your Alto performance for a considerable distance after your Oil change.
Hi Abhi,

Just stumbled upon this. I was contemplating of using OWS as well at my Alto's 10,000 kms oil change and then went with Mobil 1 fully synthetic oil. Just completed 5,000 kms of driving yesterday on Mobil 1 and will be posting my review of the oil on the modifying cars thread - synthetic oil vs. mineral oil.

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Hi Abhi,

Just stumbled upon this. I was contemplating of using OWS as well at my Alto's 10,000 kms oil change and then went with Mobil 1 fully synthetic oil. Just completed 5,000 kms of driving yesterday on Mobil 1 and will be posting my review of the oil on the modifying cars thread - synthetic oil vs. mineral oil.

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How did Alto behave with Mobil1? I hope the money was worth? Cant wait to hear from you.

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How did Alto behave with Mobil1? I hope the money was worth? Cant wait to hear from you.

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Hi Abhi,

I have just posted my review on the oil on the synthetic oil vs. mineral oil thread. You can read about it there. If you want to buy the oil, the dealer details can also be found on the same thread. If you need any fruther info, feel free to PM me.

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tried BG44k for more than half the tank of fuel on my alto. i am finding positive results for the same. the engine is more revv friendly now. there used to be a bit of hesitation with sudden acceleration. now that has vanished.
however i am feeling that the engine has become a bit harsh. the roar especially.
seems the BG cleans the carbon better than other means. i wished i could open the head and check in but i wont
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tried BG44k for more than half the tank of fuel on my alto. i am finding positive results for the same. the engine is more revv friendly now. there used to be a bit of hesitation with sudden acceleration. now that has vanished.
however i am feeling that the engine has become a bit harsh. the roar especially.
seems the BG cleans the carbon better than other means. i wished i could open the head and check in but i wont
BG44 is a fuel additive so this will be in a Flush thread, why dont you open a new one for your experience on this ??.

Also you can always check if it cleaned your spark plugs easily , that can be one way to check if it works.
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Engine flush do help after a 20-30k of running to remove the sludge. Considerable difference is noticed immediately after the flush. I wouldnt suggest a regular use of flush though, once or twice in 100k kms run should be sufficient.

For cleaning of the fuel system, BG 44K(stronger) and BG CF5(lighter)are recommended worldwide in all kinds of petrol and BG244(stronger) and BG248(lighter) for the diesel and need to be used at specified intervals(10-15k kms) ONLY. No need for regular(system G/D) additives if you use these.

System D(diesel) and System G(petrol) are also good products for regular usage.
i tried BG44k after your recommendation. thanks

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BG44 is a fuel additive so this will be in a Flush thread, why dont you open a new one for your experience on this ??.

Also you can always check if it cleaned your spark plugs easily , that can be one way to check if it works.
spark plugs are new. and they are NGK gpower. whenever i see them they are very much clean
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Sikand Standley is the Master distributor for India, you can check for your local prices with them. Hover your mouse on the yellow dots.

Yes, it needs to be added to the fuel tank(prorata) as per specified treatment based on you tank capacity. Each can treats apprx60-75ltrs.
For details on the treatment and cleaning, check here
I talked with their distributors in Kerala, but they are selling it to service centres only.. not even available in shops.
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I talked with their distributors in Kerala, but they are selling it to service centres only.. not even available in shops.
You can buy directly from them or from the service centre they are supplying.
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