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Old 11-13-2005, 11:21 PM   #1
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Radial Spoke 73 rims

OMG... Anyone know a quick and painless way to clean these rims?
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Old 11-13-2005, 11:43 PM   #2
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hahahah no, one time, since they are my winter rims, i got a car wash at a station, and hand dried them with u know those paper towels they have to dry the thing to wash ur windows. Anyways, i must have looked like an idiot, it was feb. and it took me 40 min at teh gas station ahhaha what a waste! if i remember correctly its 20 spokes per wheel so thats 80 spokes and 160 sides, its tiring
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Old 11-13-2005, 11:47 PM   #3
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OMG! I just got these rims with my winter dunlop tires!!! Thanks for the math... I'm gonna use my car detail gift certificate for after the snow/salt season...
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Old 11-14-2005, 12:58 AM   #4
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do u have snowsport 210's on them?
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Old 11-14-2005, 08:27 AM   #5
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Old 11-16-2005, 07:27 AM   #6
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... use a good rim cleaner, scrub them good using a soft long-bristled brush to get between all the spokes.
Power-spray all the residue off.
Allow rims to completely dry.
Wax the rims a good 2-3 times (they are painted and clear coated from the factory, if you haven't noticed.)
For most of, or the rest of winter, you will be able to pressure-wash them clean with just water alone.

* Keep in mind, if you use rim cleaner after they have been waxed, you will also strip the wax off.
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Old 11-16-2005, 08:25 PM   #7
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wow thanks!
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