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Old 02-06-2013, 04:30 AM   #11
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It kinda sucks having to leave one outside. I have all the tools that one could possibly need. If someone is at my house and can't find the right tool then they don't need to be working on anything. And I've been looking on Craigslist for another focus that I could use. I have found quite a few of them in my price range. I found quite a few zetecs that I could fix with parts from the one that I have. Save me from a rats nest of wires. Lol. I'm more of a body work instead of all that other stuff anyways.
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Old 02-06-2013, 04:38 AM   #12
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I'm not the greatest when it comes to body work, but I've gotten by with what I have done.
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Old 02-06-2013, 04:40 AM   #13
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To me it just seems more simple. And you can tell right away if you did something wrong, instead of just driving around and then finding out something went wrong.
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Old 02-06-2013, 04:51 AM   #14
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Oh just time consuming, took me 14 hours to repair my passenger rocker and that was with final sanding, primer and paint.
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Old 02-06-2013, 04:56 AM   #15
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Well my car looks like crap. It has since I bought it. But whenever I do whatever I'm gonna do I plan on plasti dipping the whole car. As for sanding primer paint and bondo I grew up with it. My dad worked on cars all my life and I just picked up on all of it
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Old 02-06-2013, 05:05 AM   #17
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From what i can tell u did a great job. It can be very time consuming, but it is definitely worth it. Especially if u can stop rust. When I get to doing something like that I like to torch out the rust. That way it doesn't come back for years.
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I used loctite Rust remedy. Then used a piece of aluminum to cover the hole. hasn't re-rusted in two years.

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Old 02-06-2013, 05:15 AM   #19
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I never tried that before for fear that it wouldn't work. But still not showing after 2 years its doing its job
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I saw used on a tv show so I gave it a try. I can't complain.
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