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Wire wheel clean prior to paint


MG folks- I'd like to spray a fresh coat of paint on my wires before I get a new set of tires. By greasing the splines (over the years) I've got a lot of grease all over the spokes. They aren't rusty- I dont want to sand blast. Any suggestions on a good way to clean painted wires as prep for paint that wouldnt take weeks of tedious brushing? Thanks, Dave


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