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Rinse the engine compartment with a garden hose using the high pressure strem to remove as much loose debris as possible. Purchase a bottle of "Simple Green". If it is the concentrate, dilute according to directions and using a spray bottle completely saturate the engine compartment and allow to sit for an hour or so. Use your garden hose to rinse away all the dirt and oil. Cost only pennies and your engine compartment will look like new again. If it is really dirty, you may have to repeat, but not likely.

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I would get some engine brite its made by Gunk its got an orange cap it usually does a really good job of cleaning up the engine compartment u can probably find it at walmart but u can definitely get it at your local parts store.

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