Camaro5 Chevy Camaro Forum / Camaro ZL1, SS and V6 Forums - Camaro5.com
 
Cold Air Inductions
Go Back   Camaro5 Chevy Camaro Forum / Camaro ZL1, SS and V6 Forums - Camaro5.com > Technical Camaro Topics > Cosmetic Maintenance: Washing, Waxing, Detailing, Bodywork, Protection

Cosmetic Maintenance: Washing, Waxing, Detailing, Bodywork, Protection Anything related to keeping your Camaro clean and in good cosmetic condition.

Reply
 
Thread Tools
Old 04-25-2012, 12:00 PM   #1
IneedAZ

 
IneedAZ's Avatar
 
Drives: not enough power
Join Date: Mar 2009
Location: Tampa
Posts: 1,472
What do u like to use on clear coated wheels in between washes?

The other day i used quick detailer, but open to other ideas. Mine are the Polished 20's.
__________________
2012: Vmax TBody, CAI w/scoop, Solo HFC, ZL1 FP, Magnaflow TruX, Dynomax VT, RX catch can, HP Tune, BMR; Springs, Sways, Trailing Arms, Toe Ends, & Safety Loop, Pioneer Z150bh, Phoenix Gold Sub, Hertz speakers & 5ch Amp, SS rear with 3.91 gears w/Eaton TrueTrac, and BMR bushings, Baer Decela Rotors, Goodridge brake lines, Brembo(GM) 4 piston calipers, Hawk Ceramic pads, and Vredestein Ultrac Sessanta Tires, Ny-Trex Nitrous, and more. 345RWHP/354lbsTQ 12.8@108
IneedAZ is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-25-2012, 12:10 PM   #2
pnyklr

 
Drives: A Gift From My Wife
Join Date: Apr 2009
Location: Powder Springs, GA
Posts: 1,515
I use a quick detailer also.

My question is what kind of a brush is everyone using to clean the tight areas in the wheel lugs?

-Funk
__________________
2012 Convert 2SS/RS SW/IO LS3 - Build #1081

07/21/2011 - (3800) Order produced and vehicle is being prepared for shipping.
08/09/2011 - (4200) Shipped (vehicle is shipped to the dealer or interim point of delivery).
08/16/2011 - (5000) Vehicle has been delivered to dealer.
08/19/2011 - In my possession.
pnyklr is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-25-2012, 01:05 PM   #3
Sir Nuke
Master of All Things
 
Sir Nuke's Avatar
 
Drives: '10 2LT/RS,'14 Caddy CTS Coupe
Join Date: Jul 2009
Location: Southeast of Houston, Texas
Posts: 15,393
Quote:
Originally Posted by pnyklr View Post
I use a quick detailer also.

My question is what kind of a brush is everyone using to clean the tight areas in the wheel lugs?

-Funk
IN too use detail spray....


but for the back side of the wheel and around teh lug nuts I have a few special MF towels/rags that I use. works great.
__________________
Sir Nuke is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-25-2012, 01:08 PM   #4
midnighter
Account Suspended
 
Drives: nothing
Join Date: Nov 2010
Location: a hole
Posts: 21,176
Meguires Final Inspection 34 spray works good for break dust removal on the clear coated wheels.
midnighter is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-25-2012, 01:33 PM   #5
Nick@Adams



 
Nick@Adams's Avatar
 
Drives: The shiny ones.
Join Date: Mar 2010
Location: In the detail shop!
Posts: 4,503
If its just a wipe down, waterless wash... if its a full blown cleaning, but the wheels aren't too heavily contaminated I use our Car Wash Shampoo... dilute a couple oz's in a sprayer with water, use a foaming spray head and clean the wheels with that.
__________________
Email: Nick@AdamsPolishes.com
Follow us on Facebook@AdamsPolishes
Use the code CAMARO5 or CORVETTE7 at checkout to save 10% off your next order at www.AdamsPolishes.com
Nick@Adams is offline   Reply With Quote
 
Reply

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 05:09 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.