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Old 04-17-2010, 01:19 PM   #1
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if i pressure wash my lt1 and it has dyna spark opti...wil that be trouble???


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When i power wash my engine i leave the car on and try to put something over the opti just incase
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When i power wash my engine i leave the car on and try to put something over the opti just incase
but i wont start the car for over a week...will that still be problem??
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Any optispark is still prone to failure due to moisture. I personally wouldn't put water near it.
 
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I would not pressure wash any LT1 engine bay. If I did wash it, I would start the engine immediately and drive it around to dissipate any moisture. I sure would not let it sit for a week.
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