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Re: What car is the best buy?
On Fri, 11 Sep 1998 19:46:03 -0500, you wrote:
>I thought all type 44's had galvanized bodies. My '84 certainly seems to. What little rust there is is only where bodywork has been done, and cars rust pretty quickly here in Winnipeg with all the salt they put on the roads in winter. Or have I just been really lucky?
The 83 to 85 was 70% galvanized, the 86 and up were all 100%
galvanized.. Even the fully galvanized cars can rust if mistreated,
but in your case, it is the ungalvanized parts that rust - bodywork
has to be done by somebody that will re-galvanize before painting to
keep the galvanization.