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  1. First Generation Ampera and Volt
    Our mechanic mentioned signs of rust on the steel frame under our 2012 Opel Ampera. The manual says Bitumen based undercoatings can damage the original pvc/wax protection. So I went with Teroson WX980 which explicitly says that it is compatible with pvc/wax. I could not find any other...
  2. Nissan Leaf40
    I have an Oct 2018 Tekna 40kWH Leaf which is showing signs of rust on the wheel hubs, particularly at the front but on all four wheels. See photo. It's not in an area which touches the brake discs or pads so it is not polished off as you brake and cannot be accessed unless you remove the...
  3. Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV
    I am looking to buy a 3 year old Outlander PHEV but I noticed that the paint is separated from the top of the rear axle cross-member in a couple of places as there is rust underneath it and also there is surface rust on the sills where the body joins the undertray. The main dealer says this is...
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