Usual Rot Points

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E_T_V
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Usual Rot Points

Post by E_T_V » Sun Apr 12, 2009 12:32 am

200/400 wedge
Where front/rear end of bumpers rub on front/rear wings
Lower front of rear wheel arches where it meets the sill

Maestro/Montego
Rear wheelarches
Door bottom corners
Rear panel behind the bumper

200/25 bubble
Door bottoms
Tailgate hinge area
Rear wheelarches

400/45
Rear wheelarches

600
Rear wheelarch where it meets the bumper - Later 600's have a modified bumper design to reduce the rot trap

800
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nicko500s
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Re: Usual Rot Points

Post by nicko500s » Mon Dec 05, 2011 10:41 pm

i used to laugh at my mate cleaning inside the lip of his rover arches but when the front arches bubbled up on my other car i started to clean the build up of mud out of mine as well and so far no corrosion :D

other rot points on th 45 are the outer corners of the front footwells by the bungs.

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