Welcome to the North American Subaru Impreza Owners Club Tuesday September 23, 2014
Home Forums WikiNASIOC Products Store Modifications Upgrade Garage
Click here to visit TireRack
Tire & Wheel Forum sponsored by The Tire Rack

Losing traction? Need new tires?
Click here to visit the NASIOC Upgrade Garage...
Here you can view your subscribed threads, work with private messages and edit your profile and preferences Home Registration is free! Visit the NASIOC Store NASIOC Rules Search Find other members Frequently Asked Questions Calendar Archive NASIOC Upgrade Garage Logout
Go Back   NASIOC > NASIOC Technical > Tire & Wheel

Welcome to NASIOC - The world's largest online community for Subaru enthusiasts!
Welcome to the NASIOC.com Subaru forum.

You are currently viewing our forum as a guest, which gives you limited access to view most discussions and access our other features. By joining our community, free of charge, you will have access to post topics, communicate privately with other members (PM), respond to polls, upload content and access many other special features. Registration is free, fast and simple, so please join our community today!

If you have any problems with the registration process or your account login, please contact us.
* Registered users of the site do not see these ads.
Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 11-01-2007, 09:48 PM   #1
wrxtool
Scooby Specialist
 
Member#: 75589
Join Date: Nov 2004
Chapter/Region: SCIC
Location: Anaheim
Vehicle:
2005 forester xt

Default protecting anodized rims

how do i keep an anodized lip from getting dull? is there a way to clean it or prevent it from happening? Thanks
* Registered users of the site do not see these ads.
wrxtool is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-02-2007, 10:36 AM   #2
noahrexion
Scooby Newbie
 
Member#: 107048
Join Date: Feb 2006
Location: SoCal
Vehicle:
07 Civic Si Sedan
GG

Default

aluminum polish
noahrexion is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-02-2007, 11:32 AM   #3
rougeben83
Scooby Guru
 
Member#: 115154
Join Date: May 2006
Chapter/Region: MWSOC
Location: NYC
Vehicle:
2005 Outback XT
White on grey

Default

You can lightly wax them too; it helps keep stuff from sticking on them for a couple of weeks at least...
rougeben83 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-02-2007, 02:48 PM   #4
drivin blind
Scooby Specialist
 
Member#: 73043
Join Date: Oct 2004
Chapter/Region: MWSOC
Location: Carson City, Michigan
Vehicle:
2011 STI/2010 370Z
Black/Black Cherry

Default

Good question, but too late for mine. I have Konig's, and they are chipped and sand blasted badly. When the winter tires come off and before the summers go on, I'm having them painted by a body shop down the road. Didn't ask how much, just know they need to be re-painted. RP (I'll check back in the spring!!!)
drivin blind is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-02-2007, 02:59 PM   #5
2superblus
Scooby Specialist
 
Member#: 33526
Join Date: Mar 2003
Chapter/Region: MWSOC
Location: Brookfield, Wi
Vehicle:
2013 WRB W/Gold BRZ
08 STI WRB w/Gold, 02 WRX

Default

anodizing loves wd-40 and or light oils although it will atract dirt quicker.
2superblus is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
where to anodize rims Phase315 Southern California Impreza Club Forum -- SCIC 8 06-30-2006 01:23 PM
Protecting my rims blackdout Tire & Wheel 2 12-20-2003 12:22 PM
black anodized subie rims DUG Interior & Exterior Modification 6 10-20-2002 01:24 AM
Black anodized subie rims DUG Brakes, Steering & Suspension 3 10-19-2002 01:32 PM
High tire pressures to protect delicate rims? jmott Brakes, Steering & Suspension 7 04-09-2002 11:43 AM


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 02:30 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.0
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Powered by Searchlight © 2014 Axivo Inc.
Copyright ©1999 - 2014, North American Subaru Impreza Owners Club, Inc.