seafoam

Discussion in 'General Harley Davidson Topic' started by zuzzyrich, Apr 2, 2013.

  1. zuzzyrich

    zuzzyrich Member

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    i have just had my bike for a week a 1200 sportster low it had been standing for over a year . it started fine but ran rough i drained the tank and filled with new gas . gose better but still not right i am going to try seafoam in the gas what are your views it is a 2007 with efi hope this works any advice greatfully accepted cheers
     
  2. Jeff Klarich

    Jeff Klarich Well-Known Member Contributor

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    Sea foam is a great cleaning agent, I run a couple oz through my tank every 3rd fill.
     
  3. fin_676

    fin_676 Experienced Member Staff Member Moderator Contributor

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    It might also be worth replacing the spark plugs and leads as they may have deteriorated from sitting around too long

    Brian
     
  4. zuzzyrich

    zuzzyrich Member

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    cheers i have changed the plugs but not the leads i will try that !
     
  5. zuzzyrich

    zuzzyrich Member

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    i got the seafoam today managed to get it off ebay as it you canot buy itwere i am from so it was a new thing to me .but so many people said it was good so gave it a go . can`t belive how quick it worked bike is smoother and not as noisey so thanks to all who recomended it cheers