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      07-07-2013, 05:36 PM   #21
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Drives: 2009 E90
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Location: Egg Harbor - Athens

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Originally Posted by tmdals0213 View Post
Instead of doing a complete wash, is it okay to wash ONLY wheels in this fashion?

1. rinse wheels with just water to get big dirt particles off
2. use distilled water mixed with 70% isopropyl alcohol as a cleaner
3. rub away film gently
4. rinse again using sheet method and then dry off anything left over/ use leaf blower

also can you use products like kaboom to do any minor cleaning on the exterior of the car?

i know its a household product for tubs and stuff.. but would there be anything inside it that i shouldn't use on the 313 m wheels?

Thanks again Otruba
IPA shouldn't be used in that fashion on a car. Avoid all household products like the plague for detailing.
2009 E90 328i Monaco Blue
premium/idrive/convience/logic-7/cold weather/ xenons/ saddle brown interior