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My wheel brush is coming to the end of its life




I can just about get mine into the wheel if I'm holding it right on the end of the handle . I only need another inch or so


Have you guys got any recommendations for one with a long handle , doesn't have to be fancy or expensive , even if its not a dedicated wheel brush as long as its a brush that'll do the job .
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Cheers Dave , that megs one looks decent , cheap too
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I use that Megs one but it's starting to wear out especially at the thin end.

Guess now you just replace them more often.
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Have used that Megs one but found the wire a bit bendy, also virtually identical to this one which is a bit cheaper Silverline Budget Wheel Brush ,not a bad brush though.

I prefer this one Vikan Wheel Rim Brush Soft as its a lot stronger and narrower for the little corners, but I guess a lot is personal preference and the type of wheels you need to clean.
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That silverline one looks fine



Its for the GT's multi spokes so I wanted a longer one to be able to get inside the wheel too , mine at the mo is just a bit too short to be able to clean right inside the wheel
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Don't know what your wheels look like but I use newly bought loo brushes from a 50p shop on the G and GTV to get right inside the rims. Then Kent soft brush for the shiny parts. On the 33 I used new, old stock 20mm cannon pull throughs (real wool) on a wooden handle.

Like this one but not from them!

http://www.housekeepersheaven.co.uk/...?idproduct=626

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Have a look in Tesco's - fraction of the price of most places.
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Are the handles long though .
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If you want good as opposed to cheap look no further than the Wheel Woolies available from Car Care Products | Detailing Products | Free UK Delivery

I have the set and make wheel cleaning so much easier -neither do they cause any damage
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I bought a yellow cone shaped brush from Tesco, its about 11 inches long and ideal for my multi spokes.ost about £8 I think.
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I use wheel woolies, dont know how much they are going for though,'z great to use and come in different sizes
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Try the KENT MF wheel brush... Blue head, red handle off eBay for about a fiver. Best wheel brush I've ever used and won't scratch.
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Try the KENT MF wheel brush... Blue head, red handle off eBay for about a fiver. Best wheel brush I've ever used and won't scratch.
This one: http://www.amazon.co.uk/Kent-Car-Car.../dp/B004VE4354 great price if its any good.
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That's the one. Best wheel brush money can buy
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EZ detail brush is my go2 brush.... 20quid but worth it imo!
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I bought a Halfords Microfibre Wheel Brush for £6. Handle's long enough and it has a two-sided brush: a mesh side for scrubbing and a "tassles" side for cleaning. It has a removable, washable cover over a 2" square, 8" long foam core. Works good.

One caveat: the internal steel bar running the length of the brush is flat, about 5/8" wide. The bar would bend when applying any pressure. Simply removing the cover and rotating it 90į solved that problem, as the pressure is now applied to the edge of the steel bar.
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Don,t get the jml one,after a dozen uses it snapped of at the handle,crap:-/
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Autoglym do a nice wheel brush... seems nice and long
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