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    rotor cleaning

    what do you guys do as far as cleaning muddy rotors on your disk brakes? I know contaminating the rotor is a problem, do you guys use anything but water to wash the mud off? what are your cleaning methods?

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    I use water to wash the mud off the rubbing acohol to get any contaminents off.

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    Ditto!
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    thanks guys, the rotors are clean!

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