What is wheel polishing?
Aluminum truck wheels come with a mirror finish when they are new. Over time they become oxidized, pitted and scratched (a dull grey color) To restore their original finish they must be polished.
Can previously unpolished wheels be polished?
Yes, previously unpolished wheels can be polished to a mirror finish; it just takes a little more effort.
Can all wheels be polished to a mirror finish?
Yes. Aluminum wheels with deep pitting or stone damage can be sanded smooth enough to be polished. But more presanding effort is required.
Does polishing a wheels damage it?
No. The thin layer of material removed from a wheel during polishing will not affect the strength or performance of an aluminum wheel.
The heat generated by the polishing process is below the allowable operating temperature of an aluminum wheel.
Must the tires be removed from the wheel?
No. However the wheel and tire assembly must be removed from the truck.
Why do truck owners want to keep their wheels polished?
Why WTW Polishing?
WTW Polishing uses state-of-the-art precision wheel polishing equipment providing the following advantages over manual polishing.
P.O. Box 1333, Woodinville, WA 98072
Precision Aluminum Wheel Polishing
WTW Polishing, LLC
P.O.Box 1333, Woodinville, WA 98072