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Old 03-10-2012, 09:41 AM   #1
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Dirty engine?

I've been wanting to clean my engine because it's full of dust and little mud here and there. I want to use the high pressure washer but I don't know if that would hurt the engine?

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Old 03-10-2012, 06:28 PM   #2
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Stay away from the throttle body sensors, and the coil pack or the distributor if you have one. And put a cup over the air box snorkel or stuff a rag in it. Hose away

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1) Use a garden hose with normal water pressure.
2) Spray down engine (except alternator and battery).
3) Follow up with a spray of simple green.
4) Wait a few minutes and hose off.
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Old 03-11-2012, 11:28 AM   #4
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Thanks for the help I've been wanting to this for a really long time but I didn't know if this will hurt it.... I'ma do it ASAP
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