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The idea is to stop the spread of rust and to make a lasting repair. There are various degrees of repair, from passing inspection to complete restoration. To me, bodywork is an art form, and has too many variables for well-defined standard repair procedures. Proximity to curves, and sizes of rust areas, along with previous exposure and oxidation are just some considerations -- just like you mention. Some people can work wonders with body filler and you'd never know it's there -- others scoff at it. I find it very difficult to replace a fender with welding and have it line up with the rest of the body. It's hard enough to adjust on a vehicle with a bolt-on replacement, let alone welding.
Posts in this Thread:
- front fender rust repair, Paul Willis, Sun, 13 Jan 2019 15:25:38
- Re: front fender rust repair, Notnoel , Tue, 15 Jan 2019 06:24:111
- Re: front fender rust repair, Tom G , Tue, 15 Jan 2019 02:29:01
- Re: front fender rust repair, Snowmobile , Mon, 14 Jan 2019 19:01:24
- Re: front fender rust repair, Bloodnose , Sun, 13 Jan 2019 18:43:45 <-- Viewing This Message
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