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Old 04-09-2019, 02:13 PM   #1287 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by wvracer821 View Post
Iíve been soaking my stuff in fluid film a couple times a year to avoid the rust. It seems to help and there isnít any prep really other than a pressure washer and a day to dry out.

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I might start doing that once I spend the time removing the flakes of rust and coating it more properly. I also just need to be more diligent about recoating the scraped off paint after each wheeling trip before the next rain. That's where the majority of the rust begins from is the bare metal and it just propagates.
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