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 Post subject: Re: ECU Cleaning remedy.
Posted: Sun Mar 16, 2014 9:27 pm 
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Could've made one by now :roll:

 

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 Post subject: Re: ECU Cleaning remedy.
Posted: Sun Mar 16, 2014 9:40 pm 
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 Post subject: Re: ECU Cleaning remedy.
Posted: Sun Mar 16, 2014 11:59 pm 
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Well the longer you leave the stuff on, the harder it will be to clean off.
Metho is the cheaper and easier option.

The boards are pretty robust - cheaper electronics boards you'll quite often see solder flux left uncleaned off - it's more corrosive than carbonised drinks.

 

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 Post subject: Re: ECU Cleaning remedy.
Posted: Mon Mar 17, 2014 12:25 am 
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umm
http://www.crcind.com.au/co-contact-cleaner1

best thing to use

 

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Posted: Mon Mar 17, 2014 11:30 am 
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Just don't breathe it in . . . .

That's interesting, Isohexanes are used in brake cleaner as well.

 

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 Post subject: Re: ECU Cleaning remedy.
Posted: Mon Mar 17, 2014 3:36 pm 
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Isopropyl alcohol is good if you can get access to all the areas needing cleaning. Otherwise use Contact Cleaner; CRC makes a good, safe one, but it's not cheap:
http://www.crcind.com.au/co-contact-cleaner1

 

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efxr6wagon wrote:
Isopropyl alcohol is good if you can get access to all the areas needing cleaning. Otherwise use Contact Cleaner; CRC makes a good, safe one, but it's not cheap:
http://www.crcind.com.au/co-contact-cleaner1



see people are getting more stupid

same damn link i posted above !

 

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Posted: Mon Mar 17, 2014 10:24 pm 
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D'oh!

 

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