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Old 11-22-2008, 11:49 AM   #1
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What happened here? I didn't have this happen with my black pipe, just trying to figure out what the hell happened!
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Old 11-22-2008, 12:05 PM   #2
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Just burnt on fuel mate. No big deal, just clean it up with some metal polish like Autosol. I can't me arsed now with cleaning pipes. They just get dirty again as soon as fuel gets on 'em
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Just burnt on fuel mate. No big deal, just clean it up with some metal polish like Autosol. I can't me arsed now with cleaning pipes. They just get dirty again as soon as fuel gets on 'em
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after every run or every other run i shoot the pipe with some nitro blast and mine stay clean, but it took a pipe like that to learn. also after a while the inside look like that after time so i also nitro blast the inside every few runs. Just get use to it if you don't clean like a freak
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Old 11-23-2008, 06:06 AM   #4
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Alright guys, out of desperation I started trying random car detailing products I had in the garage from when I used to detail cars. I started with Mothers Chrome Polish. Ooh, it's nice and shiny now! But still the gold brown gunk was there. So I tried my next product, a little harsher, Mothers PowerMetal-I watched the gunk disappear and leave a brand new looking pipe.
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man i hate when the pipes start looking like this... cleaning sucks!
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Another method that works well for cleaning pipes is to put antifreeze in an old crockpot. Disassemble the pipe or pipes and cook overnight. They will look as good as new.

Don't get caught sneaking the good crockpot out of the kitchen.
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Thing i love about the hardcoat pipes, just wipes off.

Autosol will get it off after a bit of a wipe with a soft rag.
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