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Old 12-24-2014, 02:24 PM   #1
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Angry Holed

This morning I ran over a pair of metal shears that some asshat dropped on the road.


Punched a hole in my floor pan.
Would a metal patch be good enough to cover it?
Any suggestions?


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Old 12-24-2014, 02:32 PM   #2
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Floor Pan?

Wow - that hole looks like it's in a composite material.

Metal patch should work, if you can clean it up good some Black RTV would be a good adhesive/sealant.
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Old 12-24-2014, 04:42 PM   #3
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Heh, how loud was it?
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I would use a prc adhesive for a more permanent repair or just clean, weld, and coat. RTV doesn't hold up very well compared to other available sealants.
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Heh, how loud was it?
The loudest part was the handle of the shears dragging on the asphalt,
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Old 12-24-2014, 06:18 PM   #6
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No big deal, any rubber or soft plastic plug after grinding hole round will work. Expanding rubber freeze plug comes to mind. Caplugs too, they commonly used those on old school cars to fill floorpan holes.
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