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Old 10-22-2012, 08:09 PM   #25
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Originally Posted by 1Camaro2SS View Post
But yeah I'd like to clean those pistons and valves. What do you suggest? Pistons are not coming out tho. Lol, just the surface.
On the pistons I bring them to TDC and use seafoam, mineral spirits and a scotch pad "lightly" making sure to wipe it all down towards the bottom of the piston so it falls out of the block.

For the heads since the valves are closed I've used brake cleaner and spray it so nothing gets to the valve springs or down towards the seals. I hope that makes sense.
01 Ws6, m6, ASC#618 of 1583,40k Miles,shortblock built by AES the rest built by me,Ls3 416,FAST 102, NW102,LPE Ls3 heads

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