Waste of time an money
I thought I google before purchasing any wheel cleaner and also try to get advise by staff at auto barn.
Unfortunately the product shouldn’t even be on the shelves.
It simply doesn’t work!!!
I have tried in 2 cars both came back more than average washing with dishwashing liquid by hand will give you a much better result.
I will certainly not recommend it.
Purchased in April 2022 for $25.
Yes the purple aspect is cool but you can actually see the cleanliness difference at the end. Great for the brake pads. It doesn't mean you don't need to put some elbow grease into the rims to get the dirt off but this makes life a lot easier.
Purchased in December 2019.
Expensive and potential stain
It has strong cleaning performance, and you can see how much of dust turn to purple, however it is pricey (price is close to professional product), and also I saw it stained on the disc brake at few cars I detailed.
Purchased in October 2019 at Repco for $20.
Just get it! It works. You will have no worries at all.
The wheels on my Renault Megane were filthy, especially the front ones. I bought this stuff after checking You Tube and looking at reviews. It worked just like it shows on the videos. Spray on, wait a minute till you see a dark pinkish flow, then pressure wash it off. Only had to do it once. I was amazed and very satisfied. This product does what it says. Don't vacillate, just buy some.
Purchased in August 2019 at Supercheap Auto Physical Store for $24.99.
Hasn't let me down yet
This product is some sort of sorcery. Probably one of only a few products that talks a big game and follows through with goods. It's also Australian so that's a plus.
Purchased at Supercheap Auto.
Great For Cleaning Aftermarket Wheels
I have aftermarket wheels on my car, and struggled to find a product that would work without leaving a buildup. I mostly used Meguires products, which did work great, but tended to leave a buildup behind which I then had to polish away. I assumed the buildup was more to do with the wheels, but after switching to Bowden's Own, I no longer have the same problem.
Another upside is that Bowden's Own is an Australian made and owned product. It is comparable in price, availability and performance to the international stuff (Meguires), so I will alwa...ys choose the Australian stuff in that scenario. One downside that I have noticed is the smell of this product - luckily car washing is done outside!! Makes a dirty and mundane job a little bit easier, I highly recommend it.
Purchased in October 2018 at Supercheap Auto for $20.
It's perfect... except for the smell.
It's not often that you can get a wheel cleaner, spray it on, hose it off and you're done. But that's often the case with this.
The purple bleeding with the reaction to the iron is amazing, as you can see it working.
The smell though... even the second generation, be careful.
Purchased in September 2018 at Repco for $19.99.
Awesome product. Does what it says!!!
This product is excellent. It does exactly what it says on the product description. Spray generously on your wheels where you see the brake dust, leave it for 1 to 2 mins for the product to activate and react with the brake dust. It will take all dust out by itself. It doesn't require any agitation by wheel brush too. This is for light to medium brake dust on the wheels.
I will recommend this product to all who want their wheels clean and shiny!
This stuff is AWESOME!
My son purchased this for his performance car which attracts a lot of brake dust. Started to work right away (you can literally SEE it working) and after a quick brush with a soft wheel brush, his wheels came up as good as new. Needless to say, I'm now using it on my car. This is a fantastic product. Shame I can't give it more than 5 out of 5.
I used this product in 2 of my cars (8 wheels), and it was fantastic. The magic happened after a minute waiting time. It cleans all the dirt and tyre grime. I'm recommending this product to everyone.
Questions & Answers
Is wheely clean ok to use on polished wheels , or will it strip the polish & require repolishing?
Yes I think it will strip your polish if it is being applied by you on the wheels. But this product is safe to use on any kind of wheels painted or steel or aluminium. ...Hope this helps.
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