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Old 06-22-2008, 05:45 PM   #1
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Aluminum wheels and clear coat

I have aluminum wheels that look corroded. It is the clear coat coming off. What is the best way to make these look good.

I have been told bead blast and re-clear. Is there a DIY in the driveway without a bead blaster way?

I'd really like black ones.


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Old 06-22-2008, 06:06 PM   #2
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I'd like to know as well. I have a set of Jeep Canyon wheels with a few corroded spots...

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Old 06-22-2008, 06:15 PM   #3
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Google is your friend.

Google "refinishing aluminum wheels" and you will find a multitude of articles. Take your pick of which technique works best for you.
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