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Old 10-03-2005, 12:06 AM
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Man, that's one sad picture! ...

I live in Olds,Alberta Canada (Prairies) so of course I've never seen the effects of salt-water corrosion.

They do put salt on our highways after a freezing rain, etc. and we whine about that. The salt attacks suspension and lower-body sheet metal over the course of 10 or 20 years or so. But to see a 2005 Grand Prix looking like that is shocking!

Is all of this caused by the flood, or was some of it caused previously by high humidity and/or "sea air"?

If I get time tomorrow, I'll post the same shot of my 1998 GTP (3800 Supercharged) engine compartment for comparison.

PS ... 100,000 miles on a 3.8 is "just getting broken in" according to what I've been told.
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