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Old 04-26-2005, 08:00 AM   #16
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Yes, clean car = fast car. If its an electric, it doesn't take much cleaning if you dont get it wet. If you run slicks, clean, sticky slicks are much sticker then dirty ones.
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For weekly cleanings I use a air compressor, denatured alcohol, and simple green.

Then once in a while I will remove the electronics and motor and spray it with simple green, then hose it off. I then use a heat gun and the air compressor to make sure all the water is gone. I then spray the moving parts with wd-40.
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Yes, clean car = fast car.
Best advice period. Forget the biggest and best stuff. This one of the fundementals of racing. I clean mine once a week. Shock rebuilds once every 2 weeks. Diff rebuilds about once a month. Spray out bearings and polish hinge pins as much as possible. Simple green
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I use denatured alcohol, but the cost ends up roughly being $3.00-$5.00 each spray down.
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Denatured alchohol is the best. $5 at home depot for a half gallon. It wont affect your servos becuase it is an evaporating cleaner. I use that along with my air compressor while the engine is out.
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I use denatured alcohol, but the cost ends up roughly being $3.00-$5.00 each spray down.
If you are using a whole half gallon that is way too much, or you are being over charged.
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