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post #1 of 35 (permalink) Old 02-27-2010, 07:02 AM Thread Starter
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What to use on engine..

I was seeing if you guys knew something really strong to use on my motor to detail it good like i want that the crap off of it and how to do it thanks

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post #2 of 35 (permalink) Old 02-27-2010, 07:06 AM
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brake cleaner

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Re: What to use on engine..

Mixture of dish soap and water in a squirt bottle and some toothbrushes.

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last can of engine clean had a high orange citris concentration worked well... Also found Fantastic or spray nine work great as well...
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go down to your local napa and buy a bottle of there whitewall tire cleaner.... mix it 1/6 cleaner to 5/6 water...... thats what i use on mine... cleans it right up

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2nd brake cleaner.

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Brake clean to get the heavy stuff off and then I spray it with Simple Green let it sit scrub off whatever I can and then get the hose and rinse it off.

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Simple green while its still warm spray on and let it sit then hose off with garden hose.

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you could also get a product called Power Off, its made my MARC Industries.... you can find it in an ace true value or similar hardware store

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