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  1. ajcarson11
    03-27-2015 11:18 PM - permalink
    ajcarson11
    This also looks like a good guide:

    Aluminum Wheel Refinishing
  2. ajcarson11
    03-27-2015 10:51 PM - permalink
    ajcarson11
    So I've started a thread a while back on Reconditioning the stock aluminum wheels. You can take a look here:

    Removing Oxidation/Pitting on Aluminum Wheels/Trim? Getting Ready for New Tires - Ford F150 Forum - Community of Ford Truck Fans

    (I'm placing this here instead of the thread as I don't know if we are allowed to link to other forums in threads)

    It sounds like clear-coat stripper, a good sanding, buffing, and clear-coat reapplication is all that is required. I'm a little skeptical of using a wire-wheel as shown in the thread.... but I might give it a shot as it looks effective. Perhaps a less abrasive wheel?

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  • About Snipeston
    2 Letter State/Province (use "--" for outside USA/
    MO
    Country
    USA
    Make
    Ford
    Model
    F-150
    Year
    1995
    Current Mileage
    150,000 - 199,999
    Miles per year
    10,000 - 14,999
    Ride
    F-150
    Engine type and displacement
    5.8L/351w
    Induction
    N/A
    Major modifications
    Centurion Crew Cab Conversion
    Tranny type
    Automatic
    Tires
    Street Radials

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  • Join Date: 07-06-2008
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