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Old 11-07-2011, 11:56 PM   #21
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Old 11-08-2011, 02:36 AM   #22
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Your biggest problem is carbon buildup under the rings. But you cannot get there unless you pull the pistons. I threw my pistons in an ultrasonic cleaner and they came out shiny. Someone told me they might crack now... The ultrasonic cleaner can distroy materials.
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Old 11-11-2011, 07:31 AM   #23
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I put a portion of a can of combustion cleaner in each cylinder bore to remove carbon buildup on the rings and underneat. is offline   Reply With Quote

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