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#3432663 - 07/22/14 07:44 PM What are you using for a wheel brush ?
Merkava_4 Online   content


Registered: 01/30/07
Posts: 14793
Loc: Clovis, CA
Post links to your wheel brush- I wanna see what you got.

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#3432691 - 07/22/14 08:18 PM Re: What are you using for a wheel brush ? [Re: Merkava_4]
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Registered: 12/08/06
Posts: 7807
Loc: Illinois
If you must know... I use a toilet brush.
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#3432728 - 07/22/14 08:56 PM Re: What are you using for a wheel brush ? [Re: Merkava_4]
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Registered: 12/14/02
Posts: 38489
Loc: New Jersey
I have some soft bristle "wheel" brush that works well enough for the surfaces, but cant get in deep enough without knocking on the wheel. I got some of the Griots Garage branded wheel woolie type things off of Amazon, and recently put them into service. They really are the way to go, and are money well spent.

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#3432732 - 07/22/14 08:59 PM Re: What are you using for a wheel brush ? [Re: Merkava_4]
OtisBlkR1 Offline


Registered: 06/03/09
Posts: 3219
Loc: Indiana
I actually just use a bug sponge on my wheels.. Ceramic pads for low brake buildup and wash atleast once a month. my wheels look like new pretty much all the time.
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#3432744 - 07/22/14 09:13 PM Re: What are you using for a wheel brush ? [Re: Merkava_4]
dparm Offline


Registered: 04/19/10
Posts: 13031
Loc: Chicago, IL
Daytona Speed Brush

http://www.autogeek.net/daytona-jr-special.html


(also available on Amazon)
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#3432788 - 07/22/14 09:46 PM Re: What are you using for a wheel brush ? [Re: Merkava_4]
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Registered: 11/30/05
Posts: 2938
Loc: FL
Magic eraser

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#3432814 - 07/22/14 10:15 PM Re: What are you using for a wheel brush ? [Re: Merkava_4]
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Registered: 04/24/10
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Bug scrubber
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#3432941 - 07/23/14 02:30 AM Re: What are you using for a wheel brush ? [Re: Merkava_4]
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Registered: 08/30/04
Posts: 18904
Loc: Walnut Creek, CA
Wheel Woolies (3 different sizes), a Wheel Woolies branded brush, and a race glaze brush that is used to clean the really stubborn deposits from the barrels.
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#3433060 - 07/23/14 07:54 AM Re: What are you using for a wheel brush ? [Re: Merkava_4]
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Registered: 12/22/11
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Loc: Upstate NY
Old toothbrush...

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#3433337 - 07/23/14 01:00 PM Re: What are you using for a wheel brush ? [Re: Merkava_4]
bionictony Offline


Registered: 11/13/12
Posts: 26
Loc: Corona, CA
I use the scotch brite sponge/scrub that's safe for non stick cookware.
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#3434037 - 07/24/14 05:48 AM Re: What are you using for a wheel brush ? [Re: mrsilv04]
gofast182 Offline


Registered: 04/30/13
Posts: 1245
Loc: NJ
Originally Posted By: mrsilv04
If you must know... I use a toilet brush.

Instead of ordering a set of Wheel Woolies that I really wanted, I went to Lowe's and picked up a "multi-purpose cleaning brush" for around $10. Works great and looks very much like the article you mention above. wink
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#3436916 - 07/27/14 12:12 AM Re: What are you using for a wheel brush ? [Re: Merkava_4]
cookiemonster Offline


Registered: 07/03/14
Posts: 114
Loc: united States
Dollar store wheel brush. Works great.
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#3437167 - 07/27/14 09:54 AM Re: What are you using for a wheel brush ? [Re: cookiemonster]
Picky1 Offline


Registered: 03/08/12
Posts: 216
Loc: Conn
I use a combo of my old microfiber wash mitt and a Mother's wheel brush....and just car wash soap and water. If wax you wheels when you do your car and not let things get out of hand you do not need any agressive wheel cleaners.

http://www.mothers.com/02_products/90020_b.html

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#3444526 - 08/03/14 08:48 AM Re: What are you using for a wheel brush ? [Re: mrsilv04]
Cujet Offline


Registered: 02/15/03
Posts: 5652
Loc: Jupiter, Florida
Originally Posted By: mrsilv04
If you must know... I use a toilet brush.


Me too.
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#3444800 - 08/03/14 03:09 PM Re: What are you using for a wheel brush ? [Re: Merkava_4]
Squirrelee Offline


Registered: 09/11/11
Posts: 72
Loc: Ol' Kentuck
Walmart Bristle Brush

There's also a long handle version. Cheap at $5
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