99% Of People Don't Know WD40's Dark Secret

99% Of People Don't Know WD40's Dark Secret

99% Of People Don’t Know WD40’s Dark Secret

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50 Comments

  1. Satish Prakash on January 1, 2022 at 3:06 pm

    Hats off to the bear for not editing "oxxxxxoxxxx…..what ? Oxidation"

  2. Fook Yu on January 1, 2022 at 3:06 pm

    How many minks do you have to squeeze to get 12 oz of mink oil

  3. steve s on January 1, 2022 at 3:07 pm

    Agree on most fronts here but for locks graphite is a MESS! Tri-Flow TF20006 Superior Lubricant is a way better solution for locks!

  4. Eric Barbieri on January 1, 2022 at 3:08 pm

    Just wondering… Do you have any studies or tests that confirm WD-40 is bad for long-term use on leather? Or how about any of the other claims that you make? Just curious. Easy to say these things, harder to test and prove them.

  5. Robert Jackson on January 1, 2022 at 3:09 pm

    I had heard it was Water Dispersant and the Formula #40 was the correct mix they settled on. Fish oil at the proper ratio with other components was the main ingredient.

  6. E D on January 1, 2022 at 3:12 pm

    I used to mountain bike and motorcycle in mud and sand three times a week, and WD-40 used on the chain morning and night outperformed chain lube 2x.
    Willingness to soak it twice a day is better than gold plated chain lube that you rub off in the first muddy rut.
    Not good on street bikes! Buy the expensive chain lube for those.

  7. BIGBEN 505 on January 1, 2022 at 3:14 pm

    I heard back in the day the main ingredient in WD-40 was fish oil. Not something I wanna put on the things I use to make a living.
    “Shine on”

  8. Lance Roark on January 1, 2022 at 3:14 pm

    It’s mostly water

  9. MIchael Barry on January 1, 2022 at 3:15 pm

    I am 100% sure that most of the people here are dIYérs that stumbled across this video while searching for life hacks or projects or tuning their cars

  10. A. De Jesus on January 1, 2022 at 3:15 pm

    Great info. Thanks

  11. CHARLES GARDINER on January 1, 2022 at 3:16 pm

    Love the Bear,

  12. Charlie Crash on January 1, 2022 at 3:17 pm

    Used to tell my son that WD-40 contained Fish Oil; "Son, you ever see a Fish Rust in the Ocean!"

  13. Issa Nesheiwat on January 1, 2022 at 3:17 pm

    Wd-40 works great on motherboards by the way. Ive used it to weatherproof some of my old motherboards and it works fine. I still wouldnt use it on an iphone though

  14. The Great Nicocchi on January 1, 2022 at 3:18 pm

    bear tool vtuber

  15. Jeff Pitt on January 1, 2022 at 3:18 pm

    I worked in the office equipment industry for 40 years and used it almost exclusively as a rubber reconditioned, why, it cleaned toner and paper dust from feed, transport and registration rollers as well as making them grippy. Most of these rollers are considered consumable items and get replace periodically. I always use it on my grills surfaces as well for what it was designed, a moisture dispersant. Good info though.

  16. ShopTalkWithJason on January 1, 2022 at 3:19 pm

    Go to your Chevrolet dealership parts department and ask for a can of Heat Valve Lubricant. I forgot the actual name but it’s great shit

  17. 60chevyjim k. on January 1, 2022 at 3:19 pm

    i changed a water pump on my girl friends car at her house and got my hands really greasy , i didn’t have any hand cleaner there but
    i seen a can of wd40 in the garage and i sprayed it on my hands and used it with paper towels as a hand cleaner to get the grease off .
    it worked really well it took all the grease off really EZ .

  18. Butch Knapman on January 1, 2022 at 3:20 pm

    Well done bear you have re-educated me a solid update

  19. Diy Bro on January 1, 2022 at 3:20 pm

    Hey so does wd-40 can act as paint remover for metal

  20. Hollywood Hand on January 1, 2022 at 3:20 pm

    I use wd40 on my redwings and bolt bags ive got boots that ive resoled several times…

  21. Bike & Outdoor Germany on January 1, 2022 at 3:22 pm

    oh, you didn’t know that the WD-40 is not a lubricant but a cleaning agent?

  22. Eric Villano on January 1, 2022 at 3:23 pm

    Tried them all over many years.- WD-40, PB Blaster, CRC, etc. The one that always worked best for me to break loose a rusty bolt was Liquid Wrench.

  23. GNK on January 1, 2022 at 3:29 pm

    You know, incase of emergency you can start a fire by spraying it on a piece of paper or wood as a starter. You’ve to let it burn out if you’re planning to cook on the fire! Or just pull that piece out the one you sprayed on.

  24. tiredrummertube on January 1, 2022 at 3:29 pm

    One of the worst things about it, it freezes in the cold just like water

  25. susanbanana2020 I love bananas on January 1, 2022 at 3:34 pm

    What’s good for house Windows? Mine are hard to open

  26. draco4444 on January 1, 2022 at 3:35 pm

    It’s also great to get heavy grease off your hands and some surfaces, just remember to wash it off your hands once the grease is gone.

  27. Alasdair Spitzer on January 1, 2022 at 3:35 pm

    Ya know… I’ve been on bike forums and I’ve talked about "SILICONE" WD-40 brand for bike derailleurs and everyone "corrected" me about (about the actual OG product) that this was dumb. Which if I had said the og would be understandable, but I said WD-40 BRANDED "SILICONE" lube. But trolls never listen let alone try to understand lol

  28. Infinite Velocity on January 1, 2022 at 3:41 pm

    best use = tar removal

  29. Dr.JONATHAN’S WORKSHOP Dr.JONATHAN’S WORKSHOP on January 1, 2022 at 3:43 pm

    I never knew that about wd40

  30. Turner Moczygemba on January 1, 2022 at 3:44 pm

    Mil-spec works wonders at getting that rust off

  31. Adithyan KH on January 1, 2022 at 3:45 pm

    Can it used for Food Grade

  32. Norris Borden on January 1, 2022 at 3:45 pm

    Good info. Not sure why there are dislikes for helpful info.

  33. Mark Wolf on January 1, 2022 at 3:45 pm

    Love watching vids of people calling it a lubricant only to spray a bolt then sit and blowtorch the bolt loose wasting time and money. Wd40 is old product that isn’t worth its price.why dont the just light money on fire lol

  34. NETWT on January 1, 2022 at 3:46 pm

    WD 40 can freeze! So not to be used to free up locks in the cold… it is a warm temp lube. It will freeze up your locks in the winter.

  35. Kevin Lin on January 1, 2022 at 3:47 pm

    I’m starting to think that’s not a real bear…

  36. Prof DJ Mastahfunk MD on January 1, 2022 at 3:48 pm

    can use it instead of Easy Start

  37. Lifter on January 1, 2022 at 3:49 pm

    I like being given the bear facts..

  38. Ro Z on January 1, 2022 at 3:50 pm

    Some old people sprayed it on their joints……not marijuana for y’all idiots!

  39. MonkeyDuckWTF MonkeyDuckWTF on January 1, 2022 at 3:50 pm

    Я не понимаю, почему все подряд пользуются вэдэшкой как смазкой и ни кто не в курсе, что этого нельзя делать. Мишка, спасибо за полезное видео!

  40. lindsey607 on January 1, 2022 at 3:53 pm

    Have you guys ever tried Ballistol? It’s a fantastic product. It’s unbelievably versatile.

  41. John Rannard on January 1, 2022 at 3:54 pm

    If you get paint on your carpet or other food items that are dried onto your carpet spray a little WD-40 give it a little scrub and it comes right off

  42. Allen Atkins on January 1, 2022 at 3:56 pm

    I always use bear grease myself.

  43. Fish6699 on January 1, 2022 at 3:56 pm

    Thank you for this Video.
    I’m kinda Old and back when I was a “Snott-nose” the Old-timers explained all of this to me.
    Now that I try to explain the difference between a “Penetrating Oil” and a “Lubricant” I get a lot of Blank Stares.
    I’ll start showing and Sharing this Video when it happens, maybe coming from a Cartoon Bear it will sink in.
    🤔🤔😆😆😉👍👌

  44. Chuck M on January 1, 2022 at 3:57 pm

    My god man ! Thank you.

  45. Roger Wallace on January 1, 2022 at 3:59 pm

    I’ve heard wd 40 is a fish oil, non toxic
    Not sure if it’s true.

  46. Maxspeed7 on January 1, 2022 at 4:00 pm

    oh gg, I just winterized my jetski and I used wd-40 to coat everything and all the plastics, rubbers because I thought it would saturate it and protect it!

  47. Rex Jansen on January 1, 2022 at 4:02 pm

    Temporary flame thrower ?

  48. Emilio G. on January 1, 2022 at 4:02 pm

    It’s mostly kerosene. Good for cutting aluminum.

  49. Robert England on January 1, 2022 at 4:02 pm

    My dad called it "panther piss". Lol.😎😎😎😎😎😎😎😎😎😎

  50. josh benton on January 1, 2022 at 4:03 pm

    I would have to disagree with you on bike chains, of motorbike chain lubes for my dirt bike, it has so far been the best for preventing rust and too much dirt, but ill try dry teflon

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