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Old 08-08-2017, 07:37 AM
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Originally Posted by scumdog View Post
Well, a mate suggested using a green scotchbrite pad to scrub the whitewall.

I used one that I regularly dipped in a bucket of wash & wax car shampoo and gave the whitwalls a good scrubbing.

And wouldn't ya know - it worked!

About six weeks or more have gone by since I tried this trick and the whitewalls are still white!
I used to use the green scotchbrites, but sometimes the "green" would get permanently stained into the white. I usually use a small scrubbrush and fantastick.

If it's really a stain that won't come out, I've used eastwoods paint prep, but that is more for a scuff that might have happened driving. The only way I've gotten brown stains like that is from a tire sitting for years and year outside.
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