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Monthly Archives: April 2020

What is Rust Proofing Spray?

What is Rust Proofing Spray?

  What is Rust Proofing Spray? Five things you should know before you choose a rustproofing spray. Do you have pre-existing rust?If so then you should avoid wax, paint and rubberized products. These products only trap moisture below the surface allowing oxidation to continue. Oil-based rustproofing will penetrate through the rust down to the good metal, displace moisture while removing oxygen. Take either of these out of the equation and oxidation cannot occur.  Can 100% coverage be achieved ? Yes if you choose a product that is engineered to creep and migrate. It is most important in body cavities where rust begins as surfaces are unprotected and prone to hold moisture . A good product will give these areas maximum protection. Should rustproofing spray have to drip? When a product is engineered properly dripping is kept away minimum. Always use a product engineered specifically for the app ... read more

Keep Maintaining Your Vehicle Even If It Sits Idle

Keep Maintaining Your Vehicle Even If It Sits Idle

Keep Maintaining Your Vehicle Even If It Sits Idle April 15, 2020 With a majority of vehicle owners living in areas of the country that have stay-at-home orders, many vehicles may be sitting idle for days or weeks at a time. The non-profit Car Care Council recommends starting your car at least once a week and keeping up with routine auto care to help prevent potential maintenance issues. “Just as it is recommended that people stay active during this time of social distancing, your car should get some activity as well,” said Rich White, executive director, Car Care Council. “If your vehicle sits idle for too long, the battery could die, the tires can develop flat spots and the engine oil may start to deteriorate. Just a short solo drive once a week and a little car care will keep your car running efficiently and safely.” When starting your car ... read more

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