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post #1 of 14 (permalink) Old 01-17-2014, 11:57 AM Thread Starter
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Rust Proof or Not to Rust Proof?

Getting the cobalt rust proofed next week....
Been told good and bad..
One bad thing I've been told everybody that works on your car from then on hates you...but I'm the only one that really does...

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post #2 of 14 (permalink) Old 01-17-2014, 12:06 PM
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I always get mine sprayed and it's not that bad to work on just a bit oily.

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Your in MI you need all the protection you can get lol

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That's what I hear...it drips for a whole year after they do it..put card broad in the garage it gonna drip real bad....

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Not a year a month or two at the most I'd say. Although if you get car washes at a drive through was it'll be off faster.

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Nope she don't see car washes....only hand wash and maybe once in awhile a power wash...if I do it's through the touchless car washes.....

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Really even in the winter.

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Do it. Its irresponsible of you not to

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post #9 of 14 (permalink) Old 01-27-2014, 09:16 PM Thread Starter
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Yup got it done an very happy with the work done
Paid a bit more for this place but they came highly recommended..an see why. Very good work...
Smells like kerosene and WD 40
An yup hand wash her in the winter time but not as much.....lol

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What year car, was it showing any signs of rust before?
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