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Old 08-26-2009, 11:03 PM
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Re: How clean is your engine bay

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That's your personal business Irf. Were talking about our jeep engine bays here. LMAO
LMAO. Havent clean mine since i bought it....i should get on it
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Re: How clean is your engine bay

Could be a little better.

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Old 08-27-2009, 06:37 AM
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Re: How clean is your engine bay

Wow, you guys have a lot of time on your hands! Seriously, though, nice engines. It takes a lot of time and effort to keep things that clean. I keep mine fairly clean. I'm going to do a better clean up before the real cold sets in and paint some stuff. I'll post pics before and after when I'm done.
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Re: How clean is your engine bay

I do mine with the Elvis's Easy 5 Step Engine Detail Method ™ <----LOL

1. Cover PCM with a plastic bag
2. Wash the engine with a scrub brush/sponge with water and car wash soap
3. Rinse with water
4. Spray Armor All over everything
5. Drive around the block to dry and WHALA!!!
(May have to wipe down with towel to clean drip marks)

I believe thats right? Correct me if I'm wrong Joe...
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Re: How clean is your engine bay

Nope nothing wrong just you do not have to use Armor All and if you do only the spray bottle, not the tire shine shit like some other method recommended. Another coating I suggest is Meguiars Natural Shine.
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Re: How clean is your engine bay

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Old 08-27-2009, 11:41 AM
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Re: How clean is your engine bay

In CA we have degreasing laws and I would never do this in a million years in my driveway so where do you guys go to clean the engine? I go to a coin wash and hope that I don't get caught.
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Re: How clean is your engine bay

Wow degreasing laws huh??? That sux a fat one. Well mine wasn't very dirty to start. My jeep is only 5 months old. No more grease spilled on my driveway than when I dress the tires but I use a sponge for that.
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Old 08-27-2009, 12:49 PM
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Re: How clean is your engine bay

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Nope nothing wrong just you do not have to use Armor All and if you do only the spray bottle, not the tire shine shit like some other method recommended. Another coating I suggest is Meguiars Natural Shine.
I've heard that Armor cracks the rubbers , Hose etc
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Could be a little better.

I wanna get the '08 intake and paint it inferno red along with the K&N intake pipe just like that Tom!

Maybe some red valve covers too, when I get the cams done.
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Re: How clean is your engine bay

Here's mine as it usually is. I'll post agan after a good cleaning and some stuff painted.


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I've heard that Armor cracks the rubbers , Hose etc
Been doing this since 2004 with no problems.
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