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Old 05-10-2008, 10:25 PM   #1
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I have seen some crazy internet scams before, but this one here has got to take the cake.

http://www.runyourcarwithwater.com/

Today, only $49.99!!
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Old 05-10-2008, 10:54 PM   #2
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WOW! Inever need to buy petrol again! What a bargain @ $50!

This reminds me of the "Solar Powered Clother Dryer" scam of the late 70's. Only $29.95...and you get a length of rope to make your own clothesline and a few clothes pins.

Even if it did work on gasoline engines, I don't understand how it can work on Diesel engines as well?
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Old 05-11-2008, 12:35 AM   #3
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What you're paying for are the instructions and supplies list to convert your car with...

I've read testimonials, but who knows if they're real or not.

I won't be convinced until I see/know someone who's car does it.
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Old 05-11-2008, 01:12 AM   #5
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The science is actually spot-on! Check it........

Take H2O. Convert to HHO. Convert HHO to H20 + energy.

Simple chemistry!



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Old 05-11-2008, 01:30 AM   #6
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It's water injection. Simple technology, totally viable, and it's been around for awhile.

Basically, what you do is inject water into your cylinders along with the air/fuel mix. the water vaporizes and creates steam. The steam expands, adding power. It also keeps your cylinder temps lower.

The downsides include having to fill both tanks, deposits that will form from impure water, and, well, it's one more thing that can go wrong.

I don't know that a 40% increase in power is doable, but I know folks get a very nice bump in hp from properly-tuned setups of this type.
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Old 05-11-2008, 01:35 AM   #7
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It looks to me like they're using some of the power of the engine to split water into hydrogen and oxygen. You then inject that into the intake manifold to increase horsepower. Problem is that water is at a lower state than the individual hydrogen and oxygen making it, so you need to inject more energy into splitting the elements then there is available to use.
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It looks to me like they're using some of the power of the engine to split water into hydrogen and oxygen. You then inject that into the intake manifold to increase horsepower. Problem is that water is at a lower state than the individual hydrogen and oxygen making it, so you need to inject more energy into splitting the elements then there is available to use.
I really don't think that that is what they are doing or selling... because I don't think it's feasible.

Water injection. Pure and simple.
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I really don't think that that is what they are doing or selling... because I don't think it's feasible.
That was my point. Here's a quote from the site:

Our easy conversion guide will show you how to use electricity from your car's battery to separate water into a gas called HHO (2 Hydrogen + 1 Oxygen). HHO, also called Brown's Gas or Hydroxy, burns smoothly and provides significant energy - while the end product is just H2O! HHO provides the atomic power of Hydrogen, while maintaining the stability of water.
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Old 05-11-2008, 02:52 AM   #10
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Wait!! This isn't going to work?! CRAP!! There went my $49.99...
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