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My grandpa Friedrich von Gottlieb spent hours wiz a toozbrush to get ze Borgward engine zat kleen ever Saturday for zirty yearz! [Razz]
 

buster

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All cars are different and I'm lucky that this one doesn't get that dirty even when it rains. The Dodge Ram I had got dirty very easy. I use a damp cloth, wipe it down by hand then use 303 or Sun Of a Gun to make the plastic and hoses look good. Also keeps them from drying out. When it gets really dirty, I hit it with a hose lightly only on certain areas.
 
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Originally posted by buster: your car looks like this and has 43,000 miles on it. [Big Grin] You could eat off my engine, it's that clean. http://community.webshots.com/album/553782936VJEsEN
I keep mine like that too - and on this Scion, it's strangely easy compared to all the other cars I've owned. I clean it about 3x per year, and it's always sparkling. BTW, I have a polished stainless exhaust that I also keep shiny. I clean it about every 3-4 car washes, and it shines like crazy. You're not German are you? [Smile]
 
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The absolute greatest invention in the world is "Frank's Engine Cleaner." Spray it on heavy, wait 10 minutes, spay off with hose, and then light spray again. I love the stuff.
 
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