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Old 05-08-2011, 06:54 AM
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Re: I Need Advice on How to Clean the Engine.

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Can I get Simple Green from Advance or O'Reilly? And what Armor All "white stuff" are you referring to?
Walmart is your best source for all that

The armor all the regular one that comes in the white bottle, now they have no many different ones to make it easier i said the white one
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Re: I Need Advice on How to Clean the Engine.

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Walmart is your best source for all that

The armor all the regular one that comes in the white bottle, now they have no many different ones to make it easier i said the white one
From what i've seen WalMart seems like the best source for everything. Advanced and all those places seem to jack the prices way up on like micro fiber clothes and what not, wal mart was like half the price.

Not related, but especially for Oil, wal marts prices cant be touched from my experience
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Old 05-08-2011, 10:33 AM
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Re: I Need Advice on How to Clean the Engine.

very true Sams club is even better when it comes to MF towels
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Re: I Need Advice on How to Clean the Engine.

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very true Sams club is even better when it comes to MF towels
X2. Agreed. If only we had one by school.
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Old 05-08-2011, 11:29 AM
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Re: I Need Advice on How to Clean the Engine.

did you clean yours yet?
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Re: I Need Advice on How to Clean the Engine.

Didn't use any cleaning solvents, but gave it a spray and wipe down yesterday. looks good except for all the dust around the fuse boxes that were covered. No issues produced by the water though for sure.
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Re: I Need Advice on How to Clean the Engine.

Thank you all. Haven't tried it yet but I will right before I wash it. Anybody want to recommend a good and easy wax? I like Meguiar's.
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Re: I Need Advice on How to Clean the Engine.

I use Autoglym. It gives it a deep gloss or Meguairs #26
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Re: I Need Advice on How to Clean the Engine.

Ok. Sorry if I sound completely ignorant but can somebody show me a picture of you you are covering under the hood?

I know of the fuse box but where the hell is the PCM?? Is it one of the boxes that look like a fuse box?? Can somebody take a picture please? Lol.
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Re: I Need Advice on How to Clean the Engine.

Back left corner of the engine bay.. that rectangle box that has wires connected to it (behind the coolant overflow tank).
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Re: I Need Advice on How to Clean the Engine.

That's what I thought. It's a silver box. Thanks.
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Re: I Need Advice on How to Clean the Engine.

Thanks for all this good info! Got a question with this process: if I've used HVT to custom paint a few things (intake arm, strut bar) would I need to cover that stuff too or is the degreaser (simple green?) pretty easy on it? thanks!

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