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Old 09-24-2012, 03:10 PM   #1
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Strange goo inside wheel

I was washing my car, and noticed a ring of sticky goo on the inside of the wheel.

Thought it was wheel grease, but it has dried up and rubs off as a powder.

Any idea what this could be?




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Old 09-24-2012, 03:12 PM   #2
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It could be brake dust or road grime. Use some purple power and a soft wheel brush to get it off
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Its hobo juice mixed with brake dust.
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Psh, please...

It's zombie jizz.
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Psh, please...

It's zombie jizz.
Not Halloween yet.
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Do you park outdoors? Could be condensation on the rotor creating rust and then dripping onto the rim. When the water on the rim dries, just the rust particles remain.
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If it's only one wheel then you need to investigate. Does it smell of cat's urine ? it looks like something has been on the disc ( rotor ) and gets thrown off when the wheel turns.
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If it's only one wheel then you need to investigate. Does it smell of cat's urine ? it looks like something has been on the disc ( rotor ) and gets thrown off when the wheel turns.
It didn't smell, but then, I just washed the car.

I really thought it was wheel grease, but it dried out in a few days.
Wheel grease wouldn't dry out that quickly I thought.

It is in line with the rotor so something was slung out.

Could the brake pads be the cause?

It is only one wheel.

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