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Old 01-14-2013, 12:18 PM   #52
slartidbartfast
Love those blue pipes
 
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Joined: Dec 2003
Location: Southern Louisiana or Southern England or ...
Oddometer: 4,792
Don't bother cleaning oil splatter off you wheel rims - just cover it up with mud.

Seriously, I have obtained the best results with warm water, dish soap and (the key ingredient) elbow grease. A purpose-made wheel brush helps greatly for between spokes, etc.
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