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Old 10-08-2011, 01:46 PM
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Noticed this yesterday while washing my truck. A nickel sized paintchip thats rusting and getting bigger. I thought it was mud at first so I used my nail and had some more paint flake off.. Its located under the passenger side door.

Not sure if it came from the inside because if it did Krown covers it. Small but winter is coming id rather have it done right if i take it to a shop :\
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Good idea to get it fixed early! Waiting only makes it worse.

Good luck with the repair.
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Most people would leave it but this being near the bottom salt will make it worse pl,us it will flare up into everything and soon enough the entire side of my truck will be rusted
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Looks like a rock or something flew up and chipped it since it's right at the bottom of the rocker. Good idea getting it fixed since it's on such a major part of the body but you could've just grabbed some rust fixer/stopper(forgot exact term) and some duplicolor spray paint of your factory color or some touch up paint of your color instead of going to the body shop
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Ouch, its good your catching it early before it just gets worse! I hate rust
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Good job finding it and getting it fixed. Yup winter sucks
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I believe a body shop will sand it down
apply Rust Stop of some kind, primer & paint it
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How much will something like that cost to fix?
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yeah get it done before it spreads
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