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Originally Posted by owenfackrell View Post
The wheels on our coupe are pitted on both the outer face (though not bad) and the inner faces. Would you use the same technique for the inside face? I also thought of doing one wheel at a time as we have an alloy spare.
Yes, I'd use the same method. Although because its on the inside, its not quite so crucial to get it absolutely spot on, as it won't be visible anywhere near the same extent.


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