Lightning Rodder banner
1 - 18 of 18 Posts

· Registered
Joined
·
2,542 Posts
Discussion Starter · #1 ·
So Can someone tell me what I can use to slow or stop surface rust that's starting on my L. Is there a product I can spray and coat the areas with?
 

Attachments

· Registered
Joined
·
2,542 Posts
Discussion Starter · #2 ·
Rust.
 

Attachments

· Registered
Joined
·
2,542 Posts
Discussion Starter · #6 ·
Not able to do a lot of prep in these areas for por15. I'll check out those other options. Anything else on the market that works well and doesn't require much/any prep?
 

· Registered
Joined
·
1,187 Posts
I 2nd POR15. I would start by removing the bed as that's rather quick and easy and do everything in the back there. Then do what you can the best u can in other places.

Por 15 will give you your most durable and rust free finish for the future
 

· Registered
Joined
·
2,542 Posts
Discussion Starter · #8 ·
I've tried por 15 on several parts, but the prep and humidity control during application is too hard to control. I think I'm going to try a product I found on the boat forums called. Boeshield-t9. Anyone have any experience with it?
 

· Registered
Joined
·
678 Posts
Boeshield has the consistency of WD40 and would probably need constant reapplication in addition to creating an oily mess.

I'd probably go with a wax-based undercoat if POR-15 is out of the question.
 

· Registered
Joined
·
760 Posts
what year truck are we talking about. wonder if anyone has gone to the dealer for rust warranty.
 

· Registered
Joined
·
2,542 Posts
Discussion Starter · #11 ·

· Registered
Joined
·
969 Posts
I had mine sprayed with an undercoating when I bought it in 2003. The dirt and grime definitely sticks to the coating but it still protects. 12 years later some areas are still holding up strong but some areas on the body is starting to flake off.
 

· Registered
Joined
·
2,542 Posts
Discussion Starter · #17 ·
I've heard vht rust converter is really good stuff. Going to hit the areas first with that then I'm undecided on the top coat.
 
1 - 18 of 18 Posts
This is an older thread, you may not receive a response, and could be reviving an old thread. Please consider creating a new thread.
Top