The engine bay is
generally the part of the vehicle that is the most neglected
in terms of cleaning. It is important to keep the
engine clean to avoid eventual problems.
Here are the main
reasons to keep the engine clean:
● Some rubber
parts' effective life will be reduced by the presence of
grease and oil.
It is very difficult to see an oil or cooling fluid leak
if the engine is dirty. This can lead to serious
and expensive repairs if one was to happen and
remain undetected until it was too late.
dirty engine is sure sign of lack of maintenance. This
can become important if you want to sell
Engine cleaning should always be done by a professional.
A bad cleaning technique can create ignition problems or
even corrosion. When doing an engine detail, we are
careful to protect the parts of the engine that should not
get wet. We also only use low pressure water to do a
complete cleaning without risking damage to the electrical
Disclaimer: Older engine (10 years old or more) can have
seals and gaskets that have failed. These rubber parts
designed to keep water and moisture away from sensitive
electric components degrade over time and may no longer be
able to stop water from reaching places where it can cause
trouble. For this reason, we suggest not to perform an
engine detail on engines over 10 years old. If asked
we will perform the service, but it will be done at the risk
of the owner, we take no responsibility for pre-existing
risks on engines.
* Cost may
vary in the case of a very dirty engine or if you want us to
clean an oversized commercial truck engine.