Snow foam lance is the most important part of the snow foam kit that you can wash any vehicle with snow foam without having snow foam lance. Some snow foam lance doesn’t work properly or got some leakage so therefore you should be known about How to Repair and Clean Snow Foam Lance.
Using snow foam for washing your vehicle is exciting because all other methods look very ordinary. Snow foam is used to pre-clean any vehicle like car, tractor, truck, even bike too. It is a snow-type liquid applied tothe vehicle and it removes all dust within a few minutes. You have to use a complete snow foam kit to clean your car with snow foam. Kit of snow foam includes snow foam cannon, snow foam lance, and many more things.
Sometimes snow foam lance needs repairing because it doesn’t produce thick snow foam or its spray pattern is not good. Cleaning snow foam lance is the time taking process so don’t make harry otherwise you can damages any part of the snow foam lance. But don’t worry I will explain in a very simple way.
Follow this complete article to enhance your information about repairing and cleaning snow foam lance.
Steps of How To Repair And Clean Snow Foam Lance
You can understand if it is explained easily in steps, which are given below:
First, you need a table or bench vise. You can get a cheaper one, don’t buy an expensive one.
Get a rubber sheet to put between jaws to catch on snow foam lance. Otherwise when you will put foam lance between jaws, then these jaws of steel can damage snow foam lance.
Make sure your jaws can fit your snow foam lance. It is very important
Remove the nozzle pin from the mouth ofthe lance.
First, remove the nozzle and then remove the nozzle blade. To remove the nozzle blade you can use a screw.
Now remove the connector and top dial if it’s obstructing the jaw.
Its time to remove the cap which is used to manage the pressure of the snow foam while washing any vehicle.
You can also remove the pick-up foam sometimes dirt will block the tiny whole inside.
Remove the O-Ring rubber so it doesn’t squeeze by jaws.
So it’s time to remove the end barrel. It is very easy.
Now pop up the gauze inside the end barrel after removing it.
Now you will get this gauzeand you have to clean this actually.
You can also remove this part and a small injector inside the connector barrel to check it thoroughly.
But it’s not compulsory if you think that it’s ok then leave it.
This is the most important and long step so follow this carefully. Take a bucket and fill it with water. And now add caustic soda to this. Then put the gauze and the other parts you want to clean in this bucket. At last, leave this outside overnight. Don’t allow anyone to touch this.
In the morning, take one more bucket and fill it too with water. Now remove that gauze and other parts from the other bucket and put them in this clean water bucket. Now add vinegar to this bucket to neutralize the effect of caustic soda.
Use a brush to clean these parts and then rinse these partswith fresh water. Before attaching these parts clean these parts with blur. Now put Teflon tape on every part before attaching so if there is any leakage that will overcome.
At last, attach these all part again at their same position. That’s it.
Is there recommended brand for caustic soda?
No. You can use it according to your situation.
How Much water is needed in the bucket?
Not so much, fill 1/3 of the bucket.
I hope you should have understood How to Repair and Clean Snow Foam Lance. For explaining clearly I have used images and short steps to explain.