Originally Posted by 330iPilot
Since my wheels take so long to get cleaned(they have a whole lot on nooks and crannies) I wash them first with a dedicated mitt and bucket. Then I wash the car with a clean mitt and car washing detergent. That way you don't have to keep re-wetting the car, or risk getting it wet if you happen to dry it before you tackle cleaning your wheels.
Always wash the wheels first.