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    Lightbulb what to clean engine bay ?

    well its a bit dirty an i want to polish up the boost pipe
    but i cant get it all clean it has bits stuck on it

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    have you tried some kind of tar remover? that gets rid of most stuff, just make sure you clean it off well,

    otherwise (stupid as it sounds) ive heard oven cleaner (mr muscle type stuff) is very good, never actually tried it tho,
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    I use autosol on my exhaust and crossover pipe, works pretty well.

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    Quote Originally Posted by buckle247 View Post
    I use autosol on my exhaust and crossover pipe, works pretty well.
    same here takes some time but looks awsome once its done

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    I use the gunk stuff from halfords, always shifts stuff. not sure if it damages it though but its never on long enough.

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    gunk is the stuff i used,and i won best engine bay at LMF meet.
    not best quality pic soz

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    As welsh-andy say, "gunk" is dam good stuff, APC (All Purpose Cleane) does a nifty job also

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    i have used ag machine cleaner before. its good but there are probably better ones on the market.
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    I use Gunk as well, gives good results.
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    its had a bit of a clean not the best only had 5 mins today as it was sooooooooooo cold so i got out some cleaners from work an had a bash

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