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toysheen 30-12-2016 05:16 PM

Black alloys
 
Any recommended detailing items for my black alloys? I have BH auto wheels. Planning on using jet seal for shine? :thumb:

66Rob 30-12-2016 05:34 PM

Treat them like you would your car paint. Some black alloys can be very soft and mark easily.

DrEskimo 30-12-2016 06:49 PM

Wouldn't bother with JetSeal, barely did anything when I used it.

Find it hard to see past ceramic coatings on wheels, especially black.

bigmac3161 30-12-2016 07:39 PM

Yup black alloys ceramic coating a must. If u use something like an ez brush on em they'll mark badly. Something like C5 or like and u'll be fit to nearly clean with just snowfoam and pressure washer no contact

Jag 63 30-12-2016 08:46 PM

Another vote for Gtechniq http://i925.photobucket.com/albums/a...res/image4.jpg C5 I use it on my wheels.

Jag 63 30-12-2016 08:50 PM

http://i925.photobucket.com/albums/a...325_101102.jpg

Hede 31-12-2016 09:38 AM

I have C5 on my gloss black alloys and works like a charm.

great gonzo 31-12-2016 10:44 AM

Yep C5 on my black and diamond cut wheels, it's just starting to wear off nor after 18 months.


Gonz.

toysheen 01-01-2017 11:53 PM

Will fallout remover leave stains or cause damage? Any products to avoid? Cheers

Christian6984 02-01-2017 01:14 PM

Quote:

Originally Posted by toysheen (Post 5255211)
Will fallout remover leave stains or cause damage? Any products to avoid? Cheers

they shouldnt do if you stick to the likes of iron x etc, dont let it dry on. I currently have Autofinesse's Iron Out which is decent and can dry out but as long as your out of direct sunlight, the surface is cool and you use plenty of water afterwards. But just doing a wheel or two at a time will be easiest way to stop this.


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