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post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old 03-31-2015, 02:09 AM Thread Starter
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Default Rust on saddlebag studs?

My XR came with the leather bags and today I noticed a little surface rust forming on the chrome studs, any way to treat/prevent this?

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post #2 of 3 (permalink) Old 03-31-2015, 05:36 AM
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Polish them with some mag rim cleaner.

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spray them down with WD-40 once clean wax often

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