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What to use on fuel gloss black wheels

Discussion in 'Detailing' started by Bigmax, Aug 24, 2018.

  1. Aug 24, 2018 at 1:49 PM
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    Bigmax

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    Hey guys I just got some gloss black fuel assaults and was wanting to know what to clean them with. Is there something I can buy at the local store? I just want to clean them without damaging them. Thanks

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  2. Aug 24, 2018 at 1:54 PM
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    TuFerLife

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    Heyyyyyyy. I just got some fuel assaults as well, so I’m following for answers. Good looking truck! What size wheels and tires did you go with?
     
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  3. Aug 26, 2018 at 12:34 PM
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    Bigmax

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    20x10 with 33x12.50 thanks
     
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  4. Aug 26, 2018 at 12:37 PM
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    T-Rex266

    T-Rex266 Independentoffroad who? That's cute. Staff Member

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  5. Aug 26, 2018 at 1:02 PM
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    Adam And poof! All my patience is gone. TA-DAA!

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    T-Rex is on point. Only thing I would be looking at is a ceramic aftermarket spending that dough....after getting them cleaned up. And with that black truck, I would be doin the whole thing.
     
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  6. Aug 26, 2018 at 1:43 PM
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    Not sure I understand this ceramic stuff. My wheels haven’t been touched yet, they haven’t even been taken out of the box. So anything I need to do before having them mounted and balanced?
     
  7. Aug 26, 2018 at 3:07 PM
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    Nice wheels!. Here's what's on the Fuel website:

    How do I clean my FUEL wheels?
    Keeping your Fuel wheels clean will extend the life of your finish. Never clean the wheels when they are hot, and only use mild automotive soap and clean water.

    http://www.fueloffroad.com/fuel-off-road-faq-p-23.htm
     
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  8. Aug 26, 2018 at 11:41 PM
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    kcaustin66

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    To clean my I use 9C489D6D-49AF-467A-8BC3-291BEA70547D.jpg983462B3-0DA7-4D6A-9ABE-FBE2A4EFC370.jpg
     
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  9. Aug 27, 2018 at 12:22 AM
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    WD-40 good too.
    I used eco smart and jetseal
     
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  10. Aug 27, 2018 at 4:39 PM
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    Ceramic is stuff that lasts years and will make it a shit ton easier to clean down the road. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SVHcemzqgpc
     
  11. Aug 29, 2018 at 4:27 AM
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    McKees Wheel coating once you get them clean. After that, you'll never need more than soap and water.
     
  12. Apr 9, 2019 at 6:44 PM
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    Love your set up. What’s the offset on those assaults? And any rubbing?
     

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