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Okey, after cleaning with tapwater+10%vinegar, should i do an afterwash, or just let it dry?
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Originally Posted by charliehorse55 View Post
Tap water is fine for the rinse. Add in 10% vinegar to the solution for more cleaning power and remember to hold the radiator with oven mitts, it's going to get very hot.
Best advice ever.

It is unbelievable how hot that radiator will get and how fast it will get there when you poor boiling water down it. Trust me I learned the hard way.

Other side of the coin is, you can see how fast they dissipate heat even with no air moving.

Edit: flush it out with distilled water and let dry.
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Do another rinse with pure water, doesn't have to be very thorough.
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