Dans 88' GLE :)

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Ride_on
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Re: Dans 88' GLE :)

Post by Ride_on » 08 Mar 2015 05:48 pm

Looks in good nick. Regarding underseal, I would tend to clean and patch it rather than just blast it with stone chip. Stone chip is just that, you can't cover rust with it. If its fairly solid I would say cavity sealant is more important.

Rust in the chassis is a real bugger, you need to throw every thing at it, abrasive removal, chemical conversion, zinc paint, epoxy sealant. You usually have the problem that you cannot dip the car after welding.
1980 345 DL_______1987 360 GLE (project car restored to GLT spec and B230FT'd)
1984 360 GLT______1987 360 GLT
1983 360 GLS______1989 360 GLE
1985 340 GL_______1986 340 1.4
1985 360 GLS______1995 940 SE 2.3 Turbo Estate (daily)
1987 340 GL 1.7

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