How to clean and polish chrome rims.
Each car owner should take care of his car. However, washing car is not enough, and there are other elements that need your special attention. One of the most representative parts each care are car wheels. Most real funs of motorization are aware of the fact that car rims may change the look of any vehicle very much. Because of this reason, if who want to enjoy the beautiful and shiny look of your car wheels, you need to take care of them. However, as you probably know, there are several types of car rims: alloy, steel and chrome. In this article, we will focus on how to clean and polish chrome rims. Our aim is to help you bring the shine of your car rims again.
At the beginning, there should be underlined what products exactly you need. All necessary staff you should purchase includes car wash soap, steel wool and something for polishing, but it also should be designated especially for chrome car wheels. Steel wool is the most important element of such kit because it will remove all adhesive staff, for example, remains after any chemical substances, any dark stains. The example of substance which is undoubtedly not really pleasant, but a large number of people are struggling with this problem is the dog urine. Even if you wash and clean it right away, unfortunately, stains will remain. A lot of people do not know steel wool will be perfect “remedy” for such stains. Of course, steel wool can also be used for other chrome surfaces not only those on your car rims. Thanks to this you will get rid of any imperfections that are on your chrome rims.
The whole process of cleaning car chrome rims should include all of aforementioned elements. The first step is to use the car wash (products used for general car washing). Before you start polishing, you need to clean and then dry rims very properly. After that use the steel wool, which is known to be highly efficient, so take a little bit of it on a small soft sponge, and remove all stains. Try to touch each part of the rim, and make it really carefully. We do not recommend doing it when you are in hurry, because you miss a lot of grain, so to achieve great effects, enjoy this process. Do not stop polishing until rims are spotless and really shiny. After that, you should use another cloth to remove residue of steel wool, if any.
Now, you can start the next stage of polishing. The best products are those which are in forms of wades. Thanks to this, it is much easier to get to all recesses of car rims.Pay attention to products you choose because imagine that money you pay for them, is investment in your car as well. You can see the high quality of products if they remove all dust and tar instantly. If you have never polished chrome car rims, you should be aware of the fact that this process is really time-consuming. For each car rim you need about one hour. However, we really recommend repeating the whole process on the regular basis, at least once a month, depending on the weather conditions and how much you use your car. The more often you do it, the easier it is to remove the grease.