Need Advise on Rustproofing, Primer, and Paint Products - Ranger-Forums - The Ultimate Ford Ranger Resource


Exterior Semi-Tech General discussion of exterior for the Ford Ranger.
Sponsored by:
Sponsored by:

Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Search this Thread
  #1  
Old 10-05-2009
titanbball2345's Avatar
Member
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Jul 2007
Location: Toledo, Ohio
Posts: 309
Need Advise on Rustproofing, Primer, and Paint Products

Well I finally got around to taking a look at the brackets on my step bars while I was changing my oil today. They have been on my truck for 2 years now and the brackets look terrible. I actually rust killed them, primed them, and painted them last year I think. I cant remember. This time I first set off to take what paint I could off of it with a puddy knife and then started working on it with a wire brush. After 15 minutes of not being able to comfortably do it with them attached to my truck I figured I'd take them off. I have yet to take the rest of the rust off. What I'm looking for are products that you guys have used that work for killing rust, priming, and painting the brackets. How many coats of each do you guys recommend?? Do you guys prefer the liquid rust remover or the spray on?? I remember I used Rustoleum primer last time and I thought that would hold up, but I guess not if I didnt get all of the rust away first. Another question I had, would you guys think that using some of the undercoat spray would work better than paint?? Just shooting out some ideas. Anything I could get from you guys would be helpful. Thanks
Chris
Reply With Quote
Reply

Related Topics
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
rustproofing/undercoating fall/winter2011 - only from $90.00 KrownLakeshore Krown Lakeshore - Ford Ranger Accessories 1 09-30-2011 08:19 PM
Spray primer?? darkstar_420 Exterior Semi-Tech 0 08-07-2008 01:23 PM
Just did my rustproofing..... dj wayne General Ford Ranger Discussion 22 09-08-2007 02:06 PM
HELP--primer/ adhesive promoter or both???? lostboarder222 Interior Semi-Tech 26 04-16-2006 11:02 AM
Primer first? RicksTJR Interior Semi-Tech 7 03-19-2006 03:22 PM


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off



All times are GMT -6. The time now is 04:54 AM.


We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites.