cleaning rust on my new bike!!!

4 replies to this topic
  • wes782

Posted September 24, 2007 - 04:19 PM


alright i picked up my new 07 on sunday and i noticed there was rust on every edge on both brake rotors. how do i clean that shit off. i dont know y they would be rusty kinda pisses me off....

  • KYMXRacer

Posted September 24, 2007 - 04:40 PM


It's really no big deal. Just dry them with a rag after your done washing. You can get the rust off with a scotch brite pad.

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  • wes782

Posted September 24, 2007 - 04:44 PM


thanks! just wanted i needed to know

  • DPW

Posted September 24, 2007 - 06:39 PM


go ride and using the brakes will take care of the rust on the rotors

  • nap__kxf

Posted September 29, 2007 - 02:19 PM


late post i know but aftet we took my 07 to pismo i had a bunch of rust on my rotors and after i washed it iwas spraying wd40 on all the rust (my dad said it'd get rid of a bit of thee rust, but i didn't hear not to spray it on my rotors) and i sprayed a bit on my rotors and it got most of the rust off but we went riding the next weekend and my brakes didn't work at all for a few hours haha.

boy that was alot of fun going back down hills.

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