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Old 08-25-2012, 07:18 PM
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Im having a hard time cleaning my buggy and sct after racing on the clay track. are there any special tricks to make it look new again?
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Old 08-25-2012, 07:24 PM
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1- can wd-40
1-parts cleaner nylon brush

http://www.harborfreight.com/2-piece...-set-2905.html

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spray wd 40 on parts nylon brush,then scrub away.
blow off residue.

will look better than it came out of box new.
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Im going to go a step further and recommend wd-40 specialist silicone. It wont leave the residue of standard wd-40 formula. It is great stuff.

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Here's what I do.

1) remove all electronics
2) spray the car down with electric motor spray or nitro cleaner from the LHS. Scrub well with paint brush to remove any leaky oils or grease.
3) spray down with 50/50 mix of simple green and water. scrub well with paint brush to remove dirt.
4) hose car with fresh water.
5) blow off car with compress air until 100% dry.
6) spray the whole car with Maxima SC1 plastic renewer/polish let it set on the car for 10 minutes minimum.
7) blow off maxima SC1 plastic polish with compressed air and wipe off the remaining with a dry towel.


The car will look like new and smell like bubble gum from the SC1 polish every time!
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after its all clean find a cycle shop and get your self some kalguard prep n shine,spray it on before you make a run
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