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Best way to clean and renew Aluminum Wheels?

What is the Best way to clean and renew Aluminum Wheels?
What products?
What methods?
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What is the Best way to clean and renew Aluminum Wheels?
What products?
What methods?
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Cast, billet, or forged? How bad are they? For example, I had a set of corroded Weld pro-stars that were water-pitted so bad that I started sanding them with 100 grit...

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Can you not buff and polish them, and then reclear coat?

I want to say a PPG clear.
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build a wheel lathe

Years ago I used a wood beam, axle shaft, a lathe live center, welded up some angle iron to hold the axle bearing , to spin and make wide wheels for my dunebuggy a small elect motor and pullies and a jack shaft -long fan belt to rotate wheel as you sand then buff.
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