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    I've just switched from acid based alloy cleaners to a pH neutral cleaner by Bilt Hamber and I'm actually in awe over how well it performed on a wheel caked in brake dust.

    Usually, I'd spray with cleaner, leave to work, and agitate with a brush for the stubborn dirt, but I just sprayed this stuff on and the brake dust just bled away - I didn't even have to use a brush!

    A quick rinse with a pressure washer and the wheels looked amazing. Definitely my go-to wheel cleaner from now on!

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    I used to be into car detailing and would use either Meguiars or SwissWax products.

    These days that bunch of romanians running that car detailing place does an excellent job and they are good enough these days that I could give them the keys and go for lunch at the local pub.
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    (Original post by Alfissti)
    I used to be into car detailing and would use either Meguiars or SwissWax products.

    These days that bunch of romanians running that car detailing place does an excellent job and they are good enough these days that I could give them the keys and go for lunch at the local pub.
    I was using Megs wheel cleaner prior to this, but it was no match
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    (Original post by Alfissti)
    I used to be into car detailing and would use either Meguiars or SwissWax products.

    These days that bunch of romanians running that car detailing place does an excellent job and they are good enough these days that I could give them the keys and go for lunch at the local pub.
    Megs is the Sh!t. Used it and a £30 machine polisher and my car looked showroom fresh, it fixed the paintwork up unbelievably well. This is tangent relevancy but you're welcome
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      Used to. Don't have the time or the facilities to anymore, as above the local car wash does it every so often. They do a great job for £7.

      I spent a lot more than I learned from it all. Oh well.
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      Used to. Don't have the time or the facilities to anymore, as above the local car wash does it every so often. They do a great job for £7.

      I spent a lot more than I learned from it all. Oh well.
      All the car washing places around here are either machine washes, or sponge-in-bucket operations
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      when i got my new car recently i got the dealer to throw in an application of autoglym lifeshine, this comes with various autoglym products so i'm just using those at the moment, not so much detailing though as just cleaning!

      quite impressed by the rapid wax though, very easy to apply and does leave a nice finish.
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      best alloy cleaner is vinegar. as wierd as it sounds
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