These 5 Cars Rust Very Easily

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When buying a car, the future likelihood of rust may not currently be at the top of your list of considerations, but corrosion resistance can effect the look and long-term usability of your vehicle. According to Jalopnik, rust is one … Read More »

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Do I Need to Worry About Rust on a Long Road Trip?

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When going on a road trip, you want to make sure that you, any passengers, and your vehicle can all handle the stresses of the trip. One possible risk factor for your vehicle on a long trip is rust. Rust … Read More »

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Is Your Car Wash Rusting Your Car?

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Since water is known as a rust-causing culprit, you may be worried about your car wash creating rust. However, washing your car can actually prevent rusting. In fact, a recent study in New Hampshire by the National Highway Traffic Safety … Read More »

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How Dirt Roads Hurt Your Car

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Many drivers naturally become apprehensive when driving on dirt roads. The dust blown up onto your car can make it difficult to see, as well as necessitate a trip to the car wash. Bumps and puddles–even unexpected ditches–become more frequent … Read More »

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Should You Rustproof a New-to-You Car?

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There is no question. You really should rustproof your car. Except in certain situations, at least. Rust spreads quickly and can easily destroy a car or other vehicle. Even though new vehicles use galvanized steel to slow down rust, it … Read More »

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Doing this in the Fall Will Rustproof Your Car for the Winter

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The risk of rust to a car cannot be overstated. Rust can destroy your vehicle before it’s time, especially over winter when roads are literally salted. There are many methods of rustproofing your car, each with their proponents. Drip oil … Read More »

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Summer Weather Can Also Cause Rust

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For those who have had to deal with rust in and on your car, you usually think the right (and only) time you need to rust proof your car is in winter. After all, there’s no snow in July, so … Read More »

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5 Important Questions to Ask Before Rustproofing a Classic Car

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The value of rust-proofing is a much debated topic among car enthusiasts. Rustproofing was first begun in the sixties and seventies, when the use of salt to clear roads during snow falls saw lower areas of cars begin to rust. … Read More »

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Why People Tell You to Never Buy a Car with Rust

Purchasing a vehicle only to have it break down a year or two later can be a frustrating experience. Rust plays a big role in shortening a life of a vehicle, so knowing what to look for when you are … Read More »

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A Few Non Rustproofing Ways to Protect Your Car

We all want our vehicles to be rust-free. Rust can lead to expensive repair bills and can even cause you to buy a new car. Purchasing rust-proofing for your car is a good way to keep your car living long and strong, … Read More »

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