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Old 05-19-2017, 05:26 PM   #1
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So as I was doing my oil change I noticed alot of old grimey oil on the valve covers has anyone ever pressure washed their engine bay and if so what would be some good tips thanks in advance
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This is from the owners manual...1995 to be precise.


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Old 05-19-2017, 10:10 PM   #3
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I drive to a close by car wash to get the engine warm, not hot. Cover the things listed above. Spray the engine with a can of foaming engine cleaner, rinse with car wash wand.
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