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post #1 of 2 (permalink) Old Jan 7th, 2008, 03:12 PM Thread Starter
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DIY Cleaned out the intercooler...

Decided to whip of the IC and give it a good clean inside and out, really easy job tbh. Taking the IC off was a breeze.

I swished some acetone and a little bit of light degreaser around the intercooler for a bit and poured out a dark brown liquid . Bit of a scrub and it looks pretty tidy now. Haven't really felt any difference but I didn't expect any. Just nice to know there isn't any oil in there now.

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Thinking of changing to a GRS before the summer so judging on the ease of removal and refitting seems like an easy DIY job!
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post #2 of 2 (permalink) Old Jan 7th, 2008, 07:23 PM
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Nice job Batou, it does get kind off ugly in there.
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