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Unread 07-11-2010, 08:47 AM   #1
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CLeaning raised white lettering on OEM Goodyears

I saw this mentioned on another thread, but can't find it so..................

For $3.99 for a 32 oz. spray bottle of Westley's Bleche Wite tire cleaner at Auto ZOne, I got my scuffed-up, dull tire lettering looking like new in about 1/2 hour. Just spray it liberally directly on the lettering (careful! keep it off your aluminum wheel rims!), let it "cook" for a few minutes, spray on some water from another spray bottle to rinse, and wipe it off. Job done! Have plenty of clean rags or shop towels handy -- they'll get real dirty. I used a rag to "dam" the spray runoff from dribbling down on my rims. I didn't use rubber gloves as recommended on the bottle, but could feel the stuff causing a slight burning on some fingers. Wash your hands liberally after using, and don't rub your eyes before you do

This will give you as much satisfaction as cleaning your windshield.

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Unread 07-11-2010, 08:50 AM   #2
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I use that stuff all the time works amazing but i spray it on and then scrub it with a brush real quick and then spray it all off with the hose. Either way great product
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Unread 07-14-2010, 04:53 PM   #3
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Great stuff, It's the only thing to use to get white lettering or whitewalls clean!
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Unread 07-21-2010, 09:35 PM   #4
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It also loosens brake dust on the rims, and removes road scum from the entire sidewall. It's just a bleach solution and hasn't harmed my Jeep alloys for 3 years. Spray it on the whole tire/wheel assembly, scrub-in the tires with a brush, sponge off the wheels, rinse well.
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