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Old 07-17-13, 05:06 PM
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Originally Posted by KevinF View Post
What did he use to clean it to create such a mess? Even with the bike upside down, you'd have to really try to get the bar tape greasy by cleaning the drivetrain.
Yesterday I carried my spouse's juice bottle in a trunk bag on my back rack. The bottle leaked and soaked the truck bag. Which then dripped down on the rear wheel. Now the whole entire bike is a sugary mess. It doesn't take much to create a big mess.

Sugar though is easier to clean up than grease.

I usually use windex to clean my bikes. I have used an orange cleaner as a degreaser.
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