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"How to Degrease and Clean an Engine Compartment with Jax Wax Products and a Couple of Quarters" How to Degrease and Clean an Engine Compartment with Jax Wax Products and a Couple of Quarters Ever wonder how the engine compartment on a car for sale at a dealership looks so clean and well cared for? You can get the same results with the right products! Every time we have shown someone how to do this, they seem to be amazed at the ease and results of this simple process. Our Jax Wax Engine Compartment Clean and Detail Kit is easy to use and you only need a few quarters at you self-serve car wash to use. Includes: (1) 32 Oz. Jax Wax Super Citrus Cleaner and Degreaser and (1) 16 Oz. Jax Wax Shine All Dressing. This kit should be able to do 3 to 4 vehicles. Don't Be Intimidated - it's really so easy anyone can do it Other than a better looking appearance, other benefits of a clean engine compartment include being able to detect and identify the source of any fluid leaks, being able to shed heat more effectively, much more pleasant to work on and a lot easier to sell when the time comes. Directions: 1. Soap down the exterior around the engine compartment. This is a precaution in the case on a hot sunny day - you don't want Super Citrus to dry on your painted finish. There is usually enough soap left over on the brush in a self-serve car wash to do the job. 2. Lift the hood. 2. Facing the front of the car, set the Super Citrus sprayer to "Stream" and start spraying the product side to side working from the farthest point to the nearest. The reason you want to start at the farthest point is that if any product dribbles from the sprayer you are utilizing it. Take care to cover the area completely. . 3. Repeat the process in step 2 facing the driver's side of the car. 4. Repeat the process in step 2 facing the driver's side of the car. The reason that you spray from all 3 sides is to completely cover the engine compartment and all the nooks and crannies. 5. Pop in some quarters and select High Pressure Rinse. 6. Spray off the entire engine and compartment. 7. Shut the hood and rinse off any residue from the exterior finish of the car, including windshield, grill and fenders, 8. Open the hood and Apply the Shine All in the same manner that you applied the Super Citrus. It will appear to be all white and "milky". Don't be concerned you aren't making a mess. It will dissapate and dry in the next step! 9. Close the hood and get on the freeway for about 3 to 4 miles. 10. Stop and open the hood and marvel at your clean and detailed fresh engine compartment! Tips: Works well on a "warm" engine. Jax Wax Car Care Products are widely used in commercial businesses such as detail shops, body shops, and auto dealers. Jax Wax is now packaging its products in smaller quantities for the consumer market. You can get fast, commercial quality results by doing the detail work yourself. For more information, go to or call 877-7JAXWAX.
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