From: Clive on
In message <bq2dnRf3JsagWMnRnZ2dnUVZ_j-dnZ2d(a)>, hls
<hls(a)nospam.nix> writes
>"Nate Nagel" <njnagel(a)> wrote in message
>> You've never owned a car where the previous owner never washed the
>>wheels, have you? Sometimes they are impossible to salvage.
>> nate
>You can salvage almost anything, Nate. I have had to take them in to
>the bead blaster when winter salt uglied them up. Then prime and
>paint them.
>Usually, this pad dust comes off easily enough.
Did I see a few years ago some clear varnish to paint onto alloys, so
that they are shiny? I think the idea was that brake dust would be
easier to wash off of a shiny surface.