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Old 03-07-2018, 03:12 PM   #1
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Re Applying Dynax S50

My land rover defender was professionally chassis cavity injected with Dynax S50 7 years ago so I was considering topping it up with a fresh application myself.

Would I be best to try and clean the interior of the chassis first by spraying inside with a 10% Surfex HD Solution, and then rinsing through with a hose for ten minutes or so, letting it all dry thoroughly, and then reapply?
Or should I just reapply without any prep. The Landie is low mileage and has never been used off-road.
The answer might seem obvious, but I am slightly sceptical how much muck the Surfex HD/ Low pressure rinsing, would actually get rid of, and I do not really want to use the Pressure washer with a drain cleaner attachment approach.
Or indeed is the top-up needed at all?
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Old 03-07-2018, 03:54 PM   #2
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Get an endoscope attachment for your phone and take a look inside the body cavities first. They are £30 off amazon.
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Old 03-07-2018, 05:13 PM   #3
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Why didn't I think of that! Especially as I have an endoscope camera...
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Old 09-07-2018, 09:22 AM   #4
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I can't think of any good reason to put water inside the chassis. By all means have a check with the endoscope, good practice for any vehicle (especially one known to be at risk of rust) but I would just get some of the aerosols and long injector probes from BH and fizz some more protection in there.
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Old 09-07-2018, 10:30 AM   #5
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No you don't need to do that because they are probably as good as the day they done it
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I'd be curious to see the pics before you started anything, see how it's held up.
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Can’t see any harm in topping it up - not sure if it’s required, but can’t see any issues.

But wouldn’t recommend trying to clean it out and certainly not putting water in....
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