4 Horsemen of Fuel Treatment | Garage

At least 1 of these should be in your garage at all times

motorcycle fuel treatment

From L to R: Motor Whiskey, STP, Royal Purple, and Hog Wash

Photo: Hot Bike Staff

Garages being to chopper building what kitchens are to chefs, it's important to keep both properly stocked. Not just with the right tools and appliances, but also the right consumables. Try not to mix the two up, though. No one wants thermalizer in their cookies and vanilla extract makes a piss-poor fuel treatment.

That said, here are four go-go juices you may want to keep on hand in your garage.

Motor Whiskey's most popular formula was developed for everyday motoring, an increase in fuel efficiency, more power and a quieter engine. They tell us it's perfect for commuters, short and long trips, and everyday riding.

  • Maximizes fuel economy

  • Cleans injectors & intake valves

  • Provides greater acceleration and performance you can feel

  • Lowers emissions by over 20%

  • Removes water and foreign matter from your fuel lines

$13 motorwhiskey.com

Royal Purple’s new Max-Clean is a state-of-the-art synthetic fuel system cleaner that deeply penetrates and cleans injectors, carburetors, intake valves and combustion chambers to restore fuel economy and reduce emissions. Highly versatile, Max-Clean is EPA / CARB compliant and safe for use in gasoline and diesel engines including all ethanol blends or biofuel. Max-Clean is great for use in in both 4-cycle and 2-cycle engines, and will not harm specialized emissions equipment.

Max-Clean's reported performance advantages are:

  • Improve fuel economy an average of 3.2 percent

  • Restore horsepower an average of 2.6 percent

  • Reduce hydrocarbon, nitrogen oxide (NOx) and carbon monoxide (CO) emissions (on average 12, 13 and 18 percent respectively)

  • Prevent rough idle, hesitation, and stalling

  • Prevent premature spark plug fouling

  • Reduce deposit-related engine knocking and pinging

  • Stabilizes fuel during off-season and storage

  • Superior corrosion and oxidation inhibitor

$7.99 royalpurple.com

STP Multipurpose Motor Treatment & Fuel Stablizer does not contain water-absorbing alcohol, and helps prevent many of the negative side effects that can happen when engines sit idle for long periods of time. When storing a bike, it helps:

  • Stabilize fuel

  • Fight rust buildup in the fuel tank

  • Prevent oxidative degradation in the fuel

  • Fight tough cold starts

  • Prevent fuel line freeze by removing water

For engines in use STP Multipurpose Motor Treatment & Fuel Stablizer helps:

  • Clean engine deposits and fight friction

  • Clean fuel injectors and intake valves

  • Protect against viscosity buildup

  • Protect against crankcase sludge

  • Provide upper cylinder lubrication

$6.50 stp.com

Hog Wash Brand says its Complete Fuel Treatment fixes all problems related to ethanol added fuels as well as non-ethanol fuels. This synthetic blend removes water, prevents fuel system corrosion and ethanol phase separation that robs fuel of octane. Increases horsepower, stabilizes fuel for up to 36 months, cleans and lubricates entire fuel system.

Contact for Pricing hogwashbrand.com

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