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Paint chipped and rusted on corner of my tailgate


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Old 03-09-2016, 09:28 AM   #1 (permalink)
 
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What's a quick each cheap way of fixing this? Buy a new gate? I've never done body work but wanna try it out if it's possible. I'll post a picture of it when I get home from work

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What's a quick each cheap way of fixing this? Buy a new gate? I've never done body work but wanna try it out if it's possible. I'll post a picture of it when I get home from work

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Certainly it depends how bad it is. You'll also want to find the cause of the chipping and rust and do something to keep it from happening again. In for pics.
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I bought the truck about 2 weeks ago.. so hopefully I'll be able to maintain this truck alot better than the last guy. I just wanna fix her up. I'll post pics later.. I forgot to take some yesterday

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Also some corrosion on these rims.. shits hard to get off.. any ideas on a product or wire wheel to use without scratching the shit out of them?

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