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Posted by Adnan on August 07, 2001 at 14:45:05:

In Reply to: Aluminum engine parts discoloration? posted by Matt on August 07, 2001 at 14:29:37:

Hi,

That's Cosmoline, a waxy protective coating to prevent corrosion.

I can't recall what is used to remove it but if you do a search in the E34 archives, I'm sure it was mentioned.

Regards,
Adnan


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