FOLIATEC FT2110 Brake Caliper Cleaner, 400 ml
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The only sure way of cleaning these calipers is by scrubbing the dirt using a brush. What Should I Use to Clean Painted Brake Calipers? It’s important to keep your car brake calipers in good working condition, so you’re able to stop your vehicle safely when you need to in the event of an emergency. Most wheel cleaners come in the form of a spray which makes application easy. So, grab your wheel cleaner and apply it to the brake calipers. Ensure that each part of the caliper’s surface is coated with a wheel cleaner.
Lubricate metal-to-rubber friction points (guide pins to boots) with silicone lube (Wagner #F132005).A clay bar can get all the dirt, dust, and contaminants off your brake calipers. Despite being so effective, clay bars aren’t the easiest to use on brake calipers because they aren’t easily accessible. There you have it, guys. Cleaning your brake calipers is that easy. There is nothing more irritating than seeing your brake calipers dirty and full of brake dust. Once you are satisfied with the effects of the scrub, rinse the brake calipers with clean water. They should immediately look as good as new.
Do a visual inspection. This inspection is to see if there is any visible debris or rust built-up on the caliper, or any physical wear and tear. Before you start cleaning your brake calipers, you’ll need some basic supplies to get the job done. Here is a rundown of the things that you should gather to get started. Wire BrushMost people jump right into cleaning when dealing with dirty brake calipers. However, getting them wet is an important step. Water has a way of softening stains and dirt.