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Old 06-09-2012, 02:03 PM   #2071
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i'll have to pick some up. it's so hard to keep the dipped wheels clean!
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Old 06-09-2012, 03:19 PM   #2072
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i'll have to pick some up. it's so hard to keep the dipped wheels clean!
Yeah it sure is. When mine were dipped I used just dish soap and it worked fine. You can also use alcohol wipes from Publix.
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Old 06-09-2012, 08:57 PM   #2073
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Nice idea i'm definetly gunna try it. invisible glass. mmm i'll do it tomorrow.
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Old 06-09-2012, 11:04 PM   #2074
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fwiw, I use the aerosol type and I don't let it sit on it very long at all, as soon as I spray it on I start wiping it off with the wet sponge and dry right after with a microfiber cloth.
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Old 06-10-2012, 12:59 AM   #2075
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i'll have to pick some up soon. i need to get a good window cleaner anyways cause my windows get filthy within days.
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Old 06-11-2012, 12:51 AM   #2076
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what about wheel acid i used to work at a detail shop and occasionaly wash my car there if used wheel acid would that peel off the dip?? then again ive used it on cars that had rubber under coat and didnt come off but also didnt spray a whole lot lol
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Old 06-11-2012, 12:52 AM   #2077
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yeah i definetly love it man. has anybody found something that cleans plastidipped wheels well? i can't get the dirt off for nothin. not even powerwash.
tire shine that shit man lol I spray it on and leave it :P
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Old 06-11-2012, 02:28 AM   #2078
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has anyone use there plastidip smoke?? and opinions on it??
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Old 06-17-2012, 11:15 AM   #2079
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