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This is a discussion on brake dust within the Showcar and Detailing forums, part of the General Help category; I have brake dust all down the side of my car...long story short i hear grinding coming from my pass. ...

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    brake dust

    I have brake dust all down the side of my car...long story short i hear grinding coming from my pass. side and sure enough the pads were toast. would a clay bar do it or do i need something else?

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    Tryb the clay bar it should take most of it off. if there is any left all you have to do it wet sand with 2000 grit and then buff it. I had the same problem a few years ago.
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    I'm gonna pick up a clay bar this weekend and try it out. I washed it and it got some of it off so we'll see.

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