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Getting minor and deep scratches out of aluminum rims?


Hopefully somebody has heard of a process to do this and will share it with me.

Geo Knight
student - Prince Albert, Saskatchewan, Canada


I do not believe there is any "filling" type process for the repair of aluminum rims. I believe the only alternative is polishing them deep enough to remove the deepest scratches. There are a good number of letters here with detailed instruction on polishing of wheels, and there are shops who offer higher quality polishing than you can probably do yourself.

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Ted Mooney, P.E. RET
Pine Beach, New Jersey

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