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Unread 09-25-2013, 04:28 PM   #1
azjeepbud
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Brake Dust Removal ?

Hey jeepers, does anyone have a good solution how to remove brake dust, (and its on there heavy), from aluminum rims?

hit me back ...THANKS:

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Unread 09-25-2013, 04:35 PM   #2
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Brake cleaner. FINALLY a purpose it was intended for. Try to minimize cleaner to rubber contact tho. That stuff is STRONG.

P.S. It will clean most anything you spray it on.
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Unread 09-25-2013, 06:18 PM   #3
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thanks rambo, ill give er a try. keep the shiny side up bud,
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Unread 09-25-2013, 06:42 PM   #4
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Mine were pretty bad, the clear coat on the wheels was shot also so I ended up using paint stripper to remove everything. I just wax them up now and they stay pretty nice. I also had good luck with Armor All wheel cleaner (probably brake cleaner) it cut through the dust even in the little holes.
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Unread 09-25-2013, 08:18 PM   #5
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Greased Lightening...done
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Unread 09-26-2013, 08:21 PM   #6
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thanks bud....
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