Cluster cleaning

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Cluster cleaning

Post by MMWA » Sun 18 Mar, 2018 1:06 pm

No matter how terrible your cluster looks, chances are a bit of cleaning will make a massive improvement.

(delicate hands required)

this is a car I am working on at the moment, I considered this cluster junk and was going to throw it in the trash.

While still not a show stopper and never will be, it shows what can be achieved with a bit of effort.

Note that the residual humidity has now evaporated.

I cleaned the dial faces etc carefully by hand and washed the entire stripped housing in the laundry sink (obviously I let it dry before reassembly)
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Re: Cluster cleaning

Post by brette013 » Fri 30 Mar, 2018 4:54 pm

That looks super!

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