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Old 06-13-2013, 03:46 PM
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Exclamation rusty parts, driveshaft, others on brand new 2012?

crawled under truck, ready to paint it all up and noticed they don't paint the front driveshafts???? weird. and the isolators for the frame to body are also rusty. I wonder why they don't paint certain things. frame is good and rest is good.

Ill be spraying rust converter, encapsulator and paint over all these parts. sealing the bolts and using internal frame coating from Eastwood co. I do this for all the trucks I have and trade them in 10 years looking new underneath, plus you can take the bolts out since they are sealed with paint. no corrosion means no penetrant to break them loose. the alignment guys hate me because they have to wire brush the nuts of the paint!

ill post some before and after shots of the undercarriage
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Cool stuff, I do the same with Eastwood products, really like that encapsulator. I do the insides of all my fenders, doors and anywhere else I can find with there Anti-rust also, Re-spary every 2 - 3 years.
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One place to be careful not to miss, over the wheel arches. I noticed my 05 has started to develop a couple rust spots there. Maine is possibly the worst, salt, calcium chloride, brine spray, etc. Then the state cant figure out why all the bridges are turning to $hit.
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