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Ecotek valve?

Discussion in 'Motors' started by Forbidden, 21 May 2006.

  1. Forbidden


    Joined: 13 Jan 2005

    Posts: 628


    Im thinking about getting an Ecotek valve for my car. Do any of you use them, if so do you think you have saved fuel?
  2. paradigm


    Joined: 26 Aug 2003

    Posts: 36,325

    Location: Staffordshire

    Lol. They are useless :p

    Sits back and awaits the fun thread.
  3. Forbidden


    Joined: 13 Jan 2005

    Posts: 628

  4. Lowe


    Joined: 18 Oct 2002

    Posts: 6,156

    Location: Newcastle Under Lyme

    They don't work, and have had the advertising standards agency on them in the past.

    They might work on an old car that has a carb, but on a new car, the ECU will compensate for any extra air. It's all fibs, seriously. :)

    Oh and for the record yes, I've used one and I got rid of it :)
  5. Jonny69

    Man of Honour

    Joined: 3 May 2004

    Posts: 17,669

    Location: Kapitalist Republik of Surrey

    They also say they don't work with DCOE carbs either

    That's sidedraught Weber carbs for anyone that doesn't know.
  6. 6thElement


    Joined: 17 Oct 2002

    Posts: 9,055

    Location: In my penthouse, Park Ave

    Will an Ecotek valve help me save fuel if I fit one of these?
  7. darko


    Joined: 18 Nov 2002

    Posts: 551

    buy one mate they are brilliant. not only does it increase my fuel efficiency but it means i can now run my car purely on snake oil!