Engine Cleaning

Mayor West

Goblin Guru
I cleaned my engine with mag wheel acid cleaner, and it turned out really nice, but it sort of left a white residue/dusting over some of the smaller crevices that I couldn't q-tip easily... so I'm painting it now. Either way, it did clean all the grime out. Oven cleaner did well, too.

This link has some pictures before/after.
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Active Member
Anyone give the Chemical Guys Heavy Metal Polish a try? It's a chemical cleaner but also contains abrasives for the mechanical means of removing oxidation. I picked up a bottle at Walmart but haven't had a chance to try it out yet. Reviews look promising.