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Old January 15th, 2018, 10:53
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Re: Going Through a Beater XJ 4.0.

Aircraft paint stripper, pre-soak might have helped a whole lot.

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Never have I run into a oil pan gasket that just won't die !! An hour and a half got me all of 2 inches cleared off of the pan, and squat cleaned off the block. My 1000 degree heat gun is the only reason I got anything off of the pan. Tried razor blade scrapers, air chisel, putty knives and hammer, knotted wire brush in a drill. Insane !! So I bailed to go watch playoff games !!!
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