exhaust cleaning/polishing (stainless) - Sportbike Forum: Sportbike Motorcycle Forums
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of 2 (permalink) Old 08-16-2006, 08:22 PM Thread Starter
Registered User
 
Join Date: Aug 2006
Location: Santa Margarita CA 93453
Posts: 1
exhaust cleaning/polishing (stainless)

Hi, I'm new here and want to know the best way to keep my exhaust with a stainless can looking good. Any suggestions for products to use etc. would be greatly appreciated. Also polish reccomendations for the aluminum frame would also be welcome.
Thanks
Chris
blindmuddy is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 2 (permalink) Old 08-16-2006, 09:26 PM
Registered User
 
SepiasSoul's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2005
Location: Plant City, FL, USA, 33566
Posts: 2,442
Send a message via AIM to SepiasSoul
If its brushed aluminum, use mothers mag/aluminum polish. Put a little on a terry cloth and go back and forth with the brushed grain. When the polish turns grey, wipe it off with a paper towel. Before I ride, I usually whip the bike/exhaust down with some glass cleaner and a paper towel so the heat doesn't melt anything to it. If it smooth aluminum then don't use mothers mag/aluminum on it, it will scratch it, use something like mothers chrome polish or something of the like. Just keep moving in the same direction so nothing grinds wrong and scuffs it up.

Protect yourselves! The squirrels are plotting to steal our nuts!
SepiasSoul is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the Sportbike Forum: Sportbike Motorcycle Forums forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:
OR

Log-in










Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode



Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome