2004-2007 Cadillac CTS-V Appearance Mods Discussion, How to Best Polish Stock Wheels in Cadillac CTS-V Series Forum - 2004 - 2007; Have some minor scratches on my stockers and wondering if it's possible to polish out the scratches with a light ...
- 11-01-13 01:43 PM #1Cadillac Owners Member
- Automobile(s): '05 CTS-V
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- Sep 2013
- Upstate NY
How to Best Polish Stock Wheels
Have some minor scratches on my stockers and wondering if it's possible to polish out the scratches with a light polishing compound or if it is not recommended? Would also like to know if the stockers are painted or powder coated from the factory?
- 11-01-13 02:41 PM #2Cadillac Owners Fanatic
- Automobile(s): 2010 Escalade ESV & 2005 CTS-V
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- Warrenton, VA
Re: How to Best Polish Stock Wheels
Should be normal wheel paint.
Depending on how deep the scratches are, it is possible to sand/polish and blend back.
Or just fill scratches with a high build primer and then respray with something like Duplicoat wheel paint.
Or get the aircraft stripper out and take them down to bare metal and then polish to a brilliant shine