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post #11 of Old 10-01-2012
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Re: Engine paint.

Originally Posted by zaliasvejas View Post
All good thoughts to consider...
What about the bolts that get unscrewed/screwed in the course of regular maintenance? Could they be replaced with stainless equivalents? None of them have grade ratings, I assume.. Has anyone come up with a livable solution?
Basically, no. Don't do it. Not on a Volvo. The impact on your wallet of mixed-metal corrosion are not worth thinking about.

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