Group of friends discovers what happens if you use WD-40 as engine oil

For more than 60 years, WD-40 has been one of the most commonly used products in the world. WD-40 is a non-volatile oil that can be used as a lubricant or as a protection against moisture. The main reason for its popularity is the incredible versatility. Numerous articles have been written about WD-40 and its many applications.

It is one thing to use WD-40 in a safe way, where nothing bad happens if it turns out not to work adequately. But these guys decided to go about it in a different way that had never been tried before. The experimenting youngsters, who look as if they are still in secondary school, tried just about everything when it comes to exploring the limits of WD-40. The package of the product itself mentions the word ‘engines’, which they took pretty seriously.

It started as a harmless experiment. Just some guys hanging around and joking like ‘what if…’. But it turned into something real, a practical test that a large number of people worldwide could learn from. A valuable lesson was learned – at a price. Read more on the following pages to find out what happened when the group of friends used WD-40 as an engine oil!