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Old 04-22-2012, 04:09 PM   #1
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I finally got myself a set of 10 spoke wheels for my camaro, now I plan on selling my stock zr1 wheels. Of course I want them to look as good as possible, so what is some hardcore wheel cleaner that I can use? I bought some basic wheel cleaner from the part store, it knocked off some brake dust but they are 14 year old wheels and alot is still caked on there. I realize they won't look like brand new, but just want to get them looking the best that they can.
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oops, wrong section, my bad
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Sonax is really good.

http://www.autogeek.net/sonax-wheel-cleaner.html


A good wheel cleaning brush is important too. Daytona Speed Master is good.
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Sonax is really good.

http://www.autogeek.net/sonax-wheel-cleaner.html


A good wheel cleaning brush is important too. Daytona Speed Master is good.
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the hot rims stuff they sellf or like 5 bucks at walmart/autozone rocks. Make one for chrome and one for aluminum wheels. It is legit.
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hot rims isnt bad,i had to clean some wheels on a jeep the other day we had to use acid lol, **** was on there
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I'll have to give one of these a shot. I thought about using something like purple power or some type of degreaser.
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Be careful using purple power. If you use it full strength it can stain/bleach metal and clear coats.
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