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Old 10-08-2009, 10:59 AM
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wax for wheels...

i was wondering what kind of wax i can put on my new chrome rims to keep them looking the best
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Re: wax for wheels...

i would try poorboys wheel sealant. i currently am using that on mine. have heard great things about it.... you can get it from detailedimage.com and use our discount code

http://www.detailedimage.com/Poorboy...t-P40/8-oz-S1/
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Re: wax for wheels...

make sure you clean the rims really really well before applying this for proper bonding
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Old 10-08-2009, 11:01 AM
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Re: wax for wheels...

You'll want to polish them first, get them looking as good as you can and then go with any old paste wax (a few thin coats) to protect them. Remember, wax does not brighten at all, just protects.
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Old 10-08-2009, 11:15 AM
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Re: wax for wheels...

after washing you should claybar the rims before you polish them! that will remove any contaminants on them that the soap did not get off!!!
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Re: wax for wheels...

whatver polishes, sealants and waxes you use on your paint is fine for the wheels.....
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Old 10-08-2009, 11:51 AM
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Re: wax for wheels...

You're supposed to wax your wheels? Huh.....
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Re: wax for wheels...

Well, it's optional Ryan. But it does make cleaning them much easier - especially if you seal the backs too...
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Re: wax for wheels...

they are clearcoated just like the paint----
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Re: wax for wheels...

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especially if you seal the backs too...
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Re: wax for wheels...

I figured but I've been waxing everything else on my Jeep I'm kicking myself for not ever doing the wheels.
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Re: wax for wheels...

so to protect the inside of the wheel from brake dust damage etc., just apply a wax?
I'd like to apply something this weekend. I'm in small town Canada so shopping is limited to Canadian Tire, couple auto parts stores. Let me know what you guys suggest.
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