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    Default Detailers that do engine shampoos & are experienced with aftermarket parts in engine?

    I was doing some work on my 3 today and realized the engine bay is absolutely filthy (well I realized this before but I was ignorant to it for as long as I could be), I don't think it was ever cleaned in its existence, model year is 2008. I was looking into engine bay shampoos, at first I wanted to do it on my own and then after watching some tutorials, I think I'd mess something up and now I'm seeking professional help. lol! In my engine bay is a cold air intake, the electrical components for aftermarket HIDs and Hella Horns - I was wondering if anyone can refer me to a detailer that has experience with shampooing engines with parts that are not in your normal stock car and know how to work around these things, just for that peace of mind element. I hope that doesn't sound crazy and it is a normal concern.

    Thanks for any help!

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    Default Re: Detailers that do engine shampoos & are experienced with aftermarket parts in eng

    Quote Originally Posted by TheDeeJoseph View Post
    I was doing some work on my 3 today and realized the engine bay is absolutely filthy (well I realized this before but I was ignorant to it for as long as I could be), I don't think it was ever cleaned in its existence, model year is 2008. I was looking into engine bay shampoos, at first I wanted to do it on my own and then after watching some tutorials, I think I'd mess something up and now I'm seeking professional help. lol! In my engine bay is a cold air intake, the electrical components for aftermarket HIDs and Hella Horns - I was wondering if anyone can refer me to a detailer that has experience with shampooing engines with parts that are not in your normal stock car and know how to work around these things, just for that peace of mind element. I hope that doesn't sound crazy and it is a normal concern.

    Thanks for any help!

    Check out our sponsor section...we have a few detail companies that I would say are familiar with modified cars
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    Default Re: Detailers that do engine shampoos & are experienced with aftermarket parts in eng

    Auto Magicians & Get Detailed, both could perform this service for you.
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    Default Re: Detailers that do engine shampoos & are experienced with aftermarket parts in eng

    Quote Originally Posted by S.F.W. View Post
    Auto Magicians & Get Detailed, both could perform this service for you.
    Quote Originally Posted by natspriceless View Post
    Check out our sponsor section...we have a few detail companies that I would say are familiar with modified cars
    http://www.torontomazda3.ca/forum/fo...p?115-Sponsors
    Thank you for the suggestions, I will definitely check out the options and ask the right questions, was just hoping for a referral from someone to a shop that they know can be trust from personal experience!

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    Default Re: Detailers that do engine shampoos & are experienced with aftermarket parts in eng

    +1 on Hamza at Get Detailed.

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