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Originally Posted by Blameless;15360068 
Vinegar works vastly better.

^this and baking soda. after work is done - drink an ice cold diet coke. huh.
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going to check it in the morning. kind of happy i didnt toss it in the trash. might still have some life in it.
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and i'm working from home today so can't update the pics. i'm sure it will be pretty clean now lol
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it did work but after sitting for two days it still wasnt 100%. cleaned with ketchup and now i've got it back together going to leak test it and see if any of my friends want it

conclusion: I would not recommend cleaning your water block with Coke... Also I do not recommend drinking Coke.
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Soda in general is awful in my opinion. I would rather stick to tea/coffee/water.
    
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post #26 of 36
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Ohh man... imagine how sticky everything would be if you got a leak!
Diet drinks arn't as sticky!
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Originally Posted by Lemondrips View Post
Soda in general is awful in my opinion. I would rather stick to tea/coffee/water.
Choose your poison. Anything you like (tea, coffee, alcohol, soda) will be shown to be "bad" for you. Go with what you like and take everything in moderation and you won't die.
    
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I'll stick to water. its been good to me so far. and it doesnt make me MORE thirsty the more I drink it lol
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post #29 of 36
Go with vinegar and scrub a lot. polish with ketchup or use a metal polish to remove the tarnish.
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post #30 of 36
I've seen lemon juice reamoving all that junk like a champ. If you can get enough lemon juice to sink in the block, in a few hours it should be clean. Just use a toothbrush to brush the block and there you go.

Catchup works as well.
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