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Rustoleum and Fluid Film

Discussion in 'Technical Chat' started by Bayrider, Nov 14, 2011.

  1. Bayrider

    Bayrider [OP] Member

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    After reading several posts on rust and rust proofing, I think I will paint the under carriage of the truck, since it is brand new, with Rustoleum and spray it several times a year with Fluid Film. Does Rutoleum require a primer?
     
  2. mjp2

    mjp2 The Lost Mod of Akalabeth Staff Member

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    Thread moved to the proper section.
     
  3. Hardscrabble

    Hardscrabble Well-Known Member

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    I've always painted the frames, fender wells, axles, and various brackets of my trucks with rattle can black paint. It keeps the truck looking good from the ground up.

    I don't currently live where they salt the roads, or near the ocean like you, but I've never had any rust issues on frames.

    I'm not 100% sure, but I don't think you need to primer before using rustoleum. Follow the instructions and you'll be golden.

    Good luck.
     
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