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Old 01-05-19, 06:23 PM
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If you just want to clean them, dish soap and water and good stiff toothbrush will do. Diluted SoftScrub and the same toothbrush, Bon Ami and the same toothbrush, etc. Any of those will get 'er done for a satin-finish alloy rim.

If you also want to polish them, then consult the previously mentioned polishing thread. Some rims aren't made to take a mirror finish polish, though.
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