Cleaning carbon off tit ex valves


5 replies to this topic
  • Will.A.R.

Posted September 22, 2014 - 07:07 PM

#1

Titles says it all. Lots of carbon on otherwise good valves. Best way yo remove it without screwing up the coating?

  • grayracer513

Posted September 23, 2014 - 06:17 AM

#2

you can use a wire brush on a bench grinder, BUT---- stay off of the face of the valve!



  • Will.A.R.

Posted September 23, 2014 - 06:45 AM

#3

Roger that. Thanks gray

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  • Gunner354

Posted September 25, 2014 - 07:17 PM

#4

Soak in WD-40 overnight and the carbon should wipe off.

  • Will.A.R.

Posted September 25, 2014 - 09:36 PM

#5

I used offroad diesel for an hour then the wire brush. Worked great.

  • Nautical Miles

Posted September 27, 2014 - 12:39 AM

#6

 

nifty little way i thought. 


Edited by Nautical Miles, September 27, 2014 - 12:41 AM.






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