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Cleaning an AEM CAI filter

Has anyone cleaned their AEM CAI yet? The AEM website says to use an AEM solution in the process. Does anyone know what the solution consists of? Can I just use any kind of detergent?
http://www.aempower.com/cleaning.aspx

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I have cleaned mine seveal times. I have used the AEM solution. It is pretty cheap insurance to use the recommended cleaning solvent, in my opinion. You will need two bottles (one kit) because the cleaning process is to wash and rinse it twice.
I would buy the cleaning kit. My 2 cents
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I would like to but I was wondering if I could do it with something around the house rather than order from AEM and wait for shipping.

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