Bradex Easy Start helps engines start by increasing the combustibility of the fuel and the air mixture within the engine. This can help ensure the fuel ignites when the ignition key is turned – getting your vehicle started and back on the road.
Can Easy Start damage an engine?
IF you use “easy start” aka starting fluid, aka ether, plus some other common names, PROPERLY, it is very unlikely to harm an engine.
Is using Easy Start bad?
Yes. The biggest danger is a large charge of the stuff pre igniting and bending con rods etc as you suggest, but also if it finds its way through into the exhaust side it can cause an explosion in the manifold when the engine eventually starts.
Why do engines get addicted to easy start?
I thught the reason engines are said to get addicted to it was that the violence of the detonation of the easy start actually bends the con rods slightly with regular use – effectively making them shorter and lowering the compression ratio to a point where it won’t fire up on diesel.
Can you use easy start on petrol engines?
It can be used on all engines, whether diesel, petrol or paraffin. Simply spray into the air intake for a few seconds.
Does starting fluid hurt an engine?
Starting fluid typically contains ether, which is an effective solvent. … Diesel engines, too, can suffer the effects of starting fluid. Their high compression can cause the fluid to ignite too early, effectively causing pre-ignition, which invites all kinds of problems, like catastrophic piston or rod damage.
Where can I spray my car with Easy Start?
To use Bradex Easy Start simply spray the formula into the air intake of the engine whenever your car has problems starting. The treated fuel and air mixture should combine and help the engine to start.
Can you use WD40 as easy start?
Premium Member. No WD40 is a lubricate/water replant not ether as in Easy Start. A little tip if you use ether on a diesel it becomes addicted to it and it won’t start without it.
Why do I need easy start?
‘Easystart ‘or ‘diesel start’ is very useful on an old tired diesel with a battery and starter that needs a bit of help. A diesel in good condition with the glow plugs working should start easily right down to below freezing without any help.
What is easy start made of?
Historically, Diethyl ether, with a small amount of oil, a trace amount of a stabilizer and a hydrocarbon propellant has been used to help start internal combustion engines because of its low 160 °C (320 °F) autoignition temperature.
Can a diesel get addicted to starting fluid?
Diesels do not get addicted to ether. They can get in bad enough shape where they do require it, but if things are fixed, it won’t need it anymore.
Where should I spray my easy start on petrol engine?
Simply spray into the car’s air intake and then start the engine – Bradex Easy Start will help the combustion in your petrol engine to get your car started.
What can I use for starter fluid?
Premixed gas from lawn equipment, chainsaw, ice auger, any kind of premixed gas will work great. Make sure it’s premix or else it’ll dry out the cylinder walls if it doesn’t start, which isn’t good. And for starting fluid, make sure it has upper cylinder lubricant in it for the same reason to use premix gas.
Can I use WD 40 instead of starting fluid?
wd40 has its place and its purpose. it may work as a starting fluid but its not a starting fluid. there are better products that will do a better job. about the formulas, anything containing silicone or Teflon etc just isn’t made to burn.
What spray helps start an engine?
Simply spray into the air intake for a few seconds, and Bradex will help your car to start. The spray enters the combustion chamber and makes the fuel/air mixture more combustible, which makes the engine fire more quickly. It also contains lubricating oil to protect the engine and prevent wear.
How do you use an engine quick start?
Spray a small amount of starting fluid into the air intake.
Keep the can of starting fluid upright. Aim the can’s nozzle at the air intake from about 12 inches (20 centimeters) away. Spray the starting fluid for about two seconds, then try to turn the engine over.