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My first venture into this forum. Scary.

My stock Wellingtons need a good cleaning. What's the best thing to use? I've used Griot's Garage wheel cleaner and a wheel brush, but it didn't get most of the brake dust "stains" off. Is there a way to get that orange/brown crap off?

I'd love a nice set of wheels, but the fact is, this is a family hauler and putting nice wheels on it isn't a priority right now. I wasn't sure if the stock ones were painted or coated (or?), and what product would work best.

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a good degreaser/scrub should do the trick and then u can claybar them
I agree with Phil. After you have them as clean as you can get them, clay them and put a couple coats of Nu Finish on them to keep em spiffy. Not to sure if you had planned on it, but removing the wheels to do so would be the best route to go.
 

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OK, so just a simple green job, eh? Never tried that. I assumed it wouldn't cut the baked-on (seemingly) brake dust/stains. I'll give it a whirl.

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