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Clean Engine?

I have a 1997 Dodge 2500 and the engine bay is dirty does anyone have any suggestions on how to clean the dirty ol 12v like what to use and how much? Thank you
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Keep the pressure washer away from the fuel and electronics, the rest of it will be fine. Hose the rest of it down with 409, Simple Green, or your other parts washer of choice and wipe dry.

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Oil Eater works GREAT on oil and grease. Non-toxic. Kicks simple Green's butt.

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brake cleaner also works great just keep it of the paint though it could eat it.

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Another thing that works is a hot pressure washer and soap like at a carwash. Also u can go to most recons and they have the hot pressure setup.

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