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Old 11-14-2013, 02:42 AM
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Originally Posted by cooljjay View Post
Hmm I think I will venture out and try oven cleaner....I was thinking about that earlier....I just went to the auto parts store, they had two cans of bug n tar remover for 50 a I started with that it worked pretty good....I can actually see the factory cosmoline coating....but some of the stuff is baked on bad....scudding sorta worked but was very labor intensive...
I used spray on Oven Cleaner on My Van Differential and I don't think it worked as well as the Engine Degreaser would have.

I was not able to warm the Differential up so that may have been a factor. The Oven Cleaner is likely made to work at a much Higher Temp then the Engine Degreaser.
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