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Paint chipping / cracking - how stop !?!

Discussion in 'Detailing' started by Yota_dvl, Jan 13, 2010.

  1. Jan 13, 2010 at 10:57 AM
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    Yota_dvl

    Yota_dvl [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Jesse
    Central Utah
    Vehicle:
    03' Ext cab 4x4
    SAS KIT - trail-gear 5" lift alcan springs greasable shackels gears front 410 rear 411 Kicker subs 3,000 mile drive to Alaska, 3,000 back "Mod" rear diff breather
    So I live in Utah, typical weather conditions for WINTER we use salt... I get ready to wash my truck to realize on driver side paint is chipping away on the cabs corner, ITS ALREADY starting to rust :mad:
    IS THERE ANY CHEAP WAY TO FIX IT, STOP IT, DO ANYTHING?!?!?
     
  2. Jan 13, 2010 at 10:58 AM
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    Afwrestler1986

    Afwrestler1986 Well-Known Member

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    Gray wire, Some lights in the bed area, and some character marks throughout.
    Sand it all down until the paint does not flake and feather it to the metal and then hit it with primer after cleaning it.
     
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