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showbizkid
06-12-2007, 09:13 PM
I'm cleaning up my tie rods and I can't tell if that's an ancient layer of black paint, or if there's just so much scale on there that it's imitating paint!

Which is correct, painted or natural?


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JDP
06-12-2007, 09:14 PM
Painted.

JDP/Maryland

64 Daytona HT/R2 clone
63 GT R2
63 Lark 2 door
62 Lark 2 door
60 Lark HT-60Hawk
59 3E truck
58 Starlight
52 & 53 Starliner
51 Commander

Dick Steinkamp
06-12-2007, 09:20 PM
They'd only be natural for a couple of weeks...then they'd be rust brown [:o)]

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