Maxima BIO wash is the best bike cleaner you're going to find. It's biodegradable and just the right strength of detergent to get your bike looking share without harming or delubing critical parts. The agents whisk away dirt, oil, and general mountain bike grime. While its tough on the messy stuff, Maximas Bio Wash won't harm your paint, decals, plastic, aluminum, magnesium, rubbing, seals, carbon fiber or any of the stuff you care about on your bike. It just gets rid of the nasty stuff leaving your bike looking new and leaving you feeling good. BIO Wash has no harmful acids, CFC, or stuff that's bad for the envirnement and is compliant with the environmental standards of all 50 states, EVEN California (believe it or not).
Don't use use high pressure water. Don't use your mom's dish soap. Don't use your dog's shampoo. Get the right stuff for your bike to keep it running smooth and looking good. Using the wrong cleaners may leave your bike looking good but parts will fail prematurely; it's just not worth it. Get the right tool for the job. Pick up some BIO Wash.