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post #1 of 11 Old 10-21-2008, 10:24 AM Thread Starter
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After wheeling

What all do you need to do? I am going to spray her down and get most of the dirt/mud off, but that else do you suggest?


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post #2 of 11 Old 10-21-2008, 11:40 AM
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just get her as clean as possible on the underside and in the engine bay.

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post #3 of 11 Old 10-21-2008, 11:50 AM
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if she get absolutly coverd in mud I wash her really good and put a fresh coat of wax on. now that I think about it she probly gets atleast 5-10 coats of wax a year
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post #4 of 11 Old 10-21-2008, 12:15 PM
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Try and wash it off as soon as you can. Mud drying on things=trouble. I have seen guys paintjobs, brakes pads, and other things get messed up from mud staying on too long.

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post #5 of 11 Old 10-21-2008, 12:33 PM
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i have had mud covering my jeeps paint for about a week and nothing happened to it. maybe i have a good clear coat. but yea the first thing i do when i get home is hit the undercaraige for like an hour making sure to get in every nook and cranie.

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post #6 of 11 Old 10-21-2008, 12:38 PM
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Put a fan sprinkler under it for about an hour. It works like a charm !

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post #7 of 11 Old 10-21-2008, 12:56 PM
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the sprinkler thing works great. do it everytime. I am challenged by my engine bay. I wash the chunks off but the gray coat just seems like its on there permanently. I am going to try some EB1 engine degreaser to see if that works. Anyone try it before for mud?

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post #8 of 11 Old 10-21-2008, 01:51 PM
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i was told pine sol and warm water works well too but while the engine is running so the heat and cleaning agents work togather.

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post #9 of 11 Old 10-21-2008, 02:07 PM
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I am going to try some EB1 engine degreaser to see if that works. Anyone try it before for mud?
I'm fairly sure if you de grease it you will remove all traces of wax and oil and the dirt will be more prone to stick to the clean, greasless surface.
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post #10 of 11 Old 10-22-2008, 02:47 PM
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good call on the extra sticky. wife had a stroke when she saw the engine bay.

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post #11 of 11 Old 10-22-2008, 06:42 PM
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I guess I'm just a lazy MFer, cause I just call a guy who comes & picks mine up, details it, & brings it back all sparkly for $25!

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