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Wheels cleaned!!

Discussion in 'Detailing - Sponsored by Slim's Detailing' started by Wozski, Jan 23, 2011.

  1. Wozski

    Wozski Member

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    Today i set about cleaning my alloys as i had recently ordered some bilberry and PB wheel sealant.

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    Thought they came out really well but there were some tough black marks i couldnt remove.
    Let me know what you think>>
     
  2. Jonay

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    try get a hold of some tardis, that'll shift that stubborn grime!

    otherwise- job well done!
     
  3. jay1601

    jay1601 Well-Known Member

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    they look alot better mate :)
     
  4. Rhyso

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    Massive improvement :thumbsup:

    Next weekend to clean mine? :p
     
  5. allyp

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    Looking good m8 also used my new bilberry today and tardis ,was really impressed with the bilberry,think you need to use the tardis neat it wasnt as good as i expected diluted down though
     
  6. 1210tech

    1210tech Four Ring Fanatic

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    yeah, you can't dilute it as its a solvent. best way to use Autosmart Tardis or AutoGlym Tar Remover is to spray it on rather than dap it on with a cloth.
     
  7. James.Asbri

    James.Asbri Vorsprung Durch Technik

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    Good job there, I need to take all my wheels off and clean, polish and wax them but I never feel I will put them back on tight enough, then comes wheel wobble.... Bad times!
     
  8. Wozski

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    LOL!
    It took me best part of 2-3 hours to do all mine!
    I slept like a baby last night!
    I dont mind giving you a hand in reply for some sunday dinner cooked by your good lady!!


    Thanks for the comments guys!!
     
  9. stevemiles70

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    Good stuff. I have used the same combo and great results also.

    I have changed my combo now though to Espuma Revolution,Jeffs Prime Strong,Tardis (always neat).... but the purpose of my post is the revelation I found when using CarPro (aquartz) IronX, may even go as far as miracle product of 2010/2011.
    This stuff is simply amazing on wheels (and body/glass) and brings wheels up spotless,and cuts doen the time dramatically to get same results...its my chemical clay bar and brake dust remover of choice now... I will post up some pics of it in action if you havent heard of it.
     
  10. S3RYE

    S3RYE Interior Next!!

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    hi guys, cleaned my car last week properly and found lots of black tar spots on my wheel which were very hard to remove? are you sayin Tardis will get rid of this? or tar remover?

    thanks in advance
     
  11. stevemiles70

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    Yes, Tardis is 'TarDisolver' so yes, it ia a tar remover. Spray on or brush on and leave to dwell, then agitate with a brush or a Microsofibre, you may need to re-apply and let soak. Along with a Claybar and Tardis, CarPro IronX is also great for surface decomtamination and heavy brake dust, its like a chemical clay bar and will remove iron filings and fallout etc.

    Rather than me write an essay and re-invent information already available take a look here...

    Decontaminating Paint | Car Care Advice | Polished Bliss

    Tardis
    Autosmart Tardis | Autosmart Car Care & Detailing Products

    IronX
    CarPro Iron X | CarPro Car Care & Detailing Products

    Hope that helps
     
  12. CHRIS555

    CHRIS555 DOPE with added OCD

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    Nice one mate - wheel arches next!
     
  13. stevemiles70

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    Like he said :yes:

    I use AS G101 and dress with CG Bare Bones usually... sure there are other plenty of good combos out thereb though.
     
  14. Wozski

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    Steady!
    One step at a time!
     
  15. CHRIS555

    CHRIS555 DOPE with added OCD

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  16. Wozski

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    Thats prob more realistic!!
     

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