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GR33N D3M0N 04-02-2011 03:48 PM

Rust?!?!?!?
 
Hey guys, i noticed in the passenger side rear 1/4 panel, there are a few spots where the paint has chipped, and there is some rust, i'll post pics tonight. its not much, but does anybody know what the warranty on Rust is?

CPT2010 04-02-2011 04:07 PM

Re: Rust?!?!?!?
 
thats not covered

SvenskaJeepGuy 04-02-2011 04:33 PM

Re: Rust?!?!?!?
 
if it is from paint chipping then it is not covered.

GR33N D3M0N 04-02-2011 04:39 PM

Thanks guys, I'm Gonna take a pic in a few minutes, how hard/expensive is that to fix, it's 2-3 tiny spots, but still

White Chocolate 04-02-2011 06:55 PM

Re: Rust?!?!?!?
 
That sucks when you get a paint chip. I always try to clean my wheel wells good,

SvenskaJeepGuy 04-02-2011 10:52 PM

Re: Rust?!?!?!?
 
try highway driving in the north during the winter moe. i have like 50 small chips on the front that have been touched up. salt trucks are dangerous.

Martyp 04-03-2011 11:39 AM

Re: Rust?!?!?!?
 
Get hold of one of these:

http://www.drcolorchip.com/images/3m-sanding-pen.jpg

Rub out the corrosion with that, to be sure its treated try and get some rust treatment (Hammerite Krust is good) dab that on then let it dry, this will prevent the rust returning by neutralizing the metal.

Now just touch up the chip(s) and you'll be golden.

JsonRacer 04-03-2011 01:39 PM

Re: Rust?!?!?!?
 
Quote:

Originally Posted by SvenskaJeepGuy (Post 388086)
if it is from paint chipping then it is not covered.

Out of curiosity, what is covered when rust is not a result of paint chipping? I have some near the bottom of my door seal, no chips.

SvenskaJeepGuy 04-03-2011 04:18 PM

Re: Rust?!?!?!?
 
when it bubbles up from underneath as a result of a paint defect


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