8. Removes Rust

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reshareable.tv

We’re not sure we want to put anything in our bodies that can remove rust and coke can do just that! Industry insiders have revealed that instead of purchasing expensive solutions for rust-removal, Coca Cola has been utilized for years instead. All we can say is, if it can remove rust from metal, imagine what it can do to your insides. Not a pretty picture, right?

 

 

7. Cleans Oil Spills

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stuffhappens.us

Hey! You know that ice cold pop you love to sip on hot summer days? It can also remove oil spills! A top secret remedy used my auto mechanics for years, the carbonation and chemicals within coke can help break up oil deposits for easy removal. Tired of that unsightly oil stain on your driveway, just spill some of your drink on it! We promise it works, which is as fascinating as it is scary.

 

 

6. Great Oven Cleaner

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arena-kitchens.co.uk

Cleaning your oven can be a dreaded affair due to the fact the chemicals are super harsh and will make your family want to run for the hills from the toxic fumes. However, we have a simpler solution–coke! Due to the acidity level in this popular soft drink, Coca Cola can breakdown grease and leave your oven looking like you bought it yesterday! Simply saturate a sponge with the soda and get to scrubbing, we promise your oven will be as clean as ever and you won’t have to worry about passing out from chemical overload.

 

 

5. Removes Tarnish

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howtocleanstuff.com

Now this is an awesome use for Coca Cola that is pretty scary when you think about it, especially if you drink it on a daily basis. Removing tarnish from old silver can be a real chore, however soaking it in coke will get Aunt Millie’s silver set looking good as new. Experts in antique restoration have been using this trick for years because it’s just as effective as brand name tarnish removing solutions, but way cheaper. We wonder if your intestines look “good as new” as well from drinking it?

 

 

4. Cleans Toilet

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foodbeast.com

After you try this you’ll never use that blue toilet bowl cleaner again. All you need to do is fill your toilet bowl with a 2-liter of coke and let it sit for a few hours. Once you flush, not only will the stains be removed, but the bowl will blind you with how gleaming white it is. That’s a good $1.99 well spent versus $5.99 for a bottle of toilet bowl cleaner that’s not guaranteed to work.

 

 

3. Strips Paint

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100awesomethings.com

If you’re looking to repaint a metal fence or a bit of siding on your house, some Coca Cola will just do the trick. Expert painters in the industry swear by this method which actually melts the paint off the metal and allows you to remove it with a few good scrubs. We have to wonder though, if it can strip paint from metal, what is it doing to your digestive system?

 

 

 

2. Eradicates Debris from Car Engines

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sixthcreator.com

Auto mechanics have been keeping secret remedies to themselves for years, but now the truth is out! One of the best ways to remove deposits and buildup from car engines is coke. This is due to the fact that coke has a high level of acidity and combined with the carbonation it can break down oil deposits and leave your engine working better than before. However, we don’t recommend doing this at home because you could very well screw up your engine. Leave it to the professionals, folks.

 

 

1. Can Be Used to Dissolve Metals

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redandblack.com

Did you know coke can dissolve metal? Kind of terrifying when you think about it, however if you leave pennies in coke for 2-3 days when you empty out the glass they will be long gone. Coke can also dissolve nails and other metal objects as well. However, if you’re looking to shine your pennies, coke does wonders for copper and after a few hours soaking they will look good as new. And we drink this stuff? No thanks.