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Old 02-25-2009, 06:03 AM   #1
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Hey guys,
i got a Perrin big maf intake and i think its getting kinda dirty do any of you know where i could find something like this but locally?
http://www.jscspeed.com/universal/pr...r_cleaners.htm

any suggestions appreciated as well.

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Old 02-25-2009, 12:23 PM   #2
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wouldnt mind knowing myself, inpaticular seafoam
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Old 02-25-2009, 12:46 PM   #3
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wouldnt mind knowing myself, inpaticular seafoam
That's not what he's looking for...

I know crappy tire sells the K&N filter cleaner kits, but I've never seen foam intake cleaners around locally
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Old 02-25-2009, 01:17 PM   #4
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I picked up some SeaFoam at NAPA (138 3rd Avenue West, Vancouver) in the fall....it was even on sale



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Old 02-25-2009, 02:28 PM   #5
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I picked up some SeaFoam at NAPA (138 3rd Avenue West, Vancouver) in the fall....it was even on sale
thank you

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That's not what he's looking for...

I know crappy tire sells the K&N filter cleaner kits, but I've never seen foam intake cleaners around locally
i know, thanks, im interested in both, inpaticular seafoam
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Old 02-25-2009, 03:04 PM   #6
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my seafoam needs are met by walmart in the states.

about $5-6 a can
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Old 02-26-2009, 05:46 PM   #7
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seafoam is for the engine right? too harsh for a foam intake i suppose..

any one have any other ways to clean a foam intake?
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Old 02-27-2009, 02:38 AM   #8
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wouldnt it maybe be cheaper just to replace the foam cover?

you would think water would damage that type of filter?
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Old 02-27-2009, 02:41 AM   #9
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I've always used gas to clean my dirtbike foam filter. Works pretty well.
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Old 02-28-2009, 06:42 PM   #10
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^just regular gas?
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Old 02-28-2009, 06:58 PM   #11
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Yup. Make sure you let it dry before putting it back in.
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Old 02-28-2009, 10:53 PM   #12
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I've also always used gas for foam cleaners.
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i'll give it a try!
thanks for the tip
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