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    What is the best way to clean a chain?

    I don't have a special tool. What is the best way to clean a chain without one?

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    Simple green and a brush.

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    pee pee

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    Quote Originally Posted by DylanTremblay
    Simple green and a brush.
    simple green and a bottle, and a brush
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    Soak it in a container of gasoline, then rinse it off with water.

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    Mk-V super solvent to clean.

    Then lube it.


    Not sure if it's the best, but it's what I do, and works great for me.
    Last edited by Patriot; 06-28-07 at 03:04 AM.
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    you need to go to a bike shop and buy the most expensive chain cleaner they have or your chain will fall off and turn to dust....
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