The experts NJCAR made up five of the most prone to rust cars released in the period from 2005 to 2014.Marina Govorova
Remove rust from the body — simple and cheap method
One of the important criteria when you buy a used car remains the resistance of the body to corrosion. And even here experienced drivers are waiting for surprises. After “blossom” not only representatives of the domestic automobile industry as we used to think, but also foreign models. They, too, eventually turns into “pick up”.
Opens the five of the Ford Mondeo sample 2006-2010. The D-class sedan well kept only the first five years. Then begin to appear for many sources of corrosion. Weaknesses of the model are the sills, arches and the bottom.
In fourth place is the Mazda 6 2005-2008 model years. This “Japanese” in four years, since operation begin to rust the wings, the underside and rear arches.
The above line was the Nissan Almera, which was rolled out from 2005 to 2006. In 3-4 years after buying it started to rust so fast that it is even called “food for beavers”.
“Silver” in their clothes went to the family of Opel Astra that was produced from 2005 to 2012. As it turned out, “Aster blooms” rapidly: rust absorbs not only the bottom of the wheel arch, but the lower part of the doors and the hood.
And here we come to the first place that took the Geely Emgrand X7 sample between 2011 and 2013. Low corrosion resistance of the body Chinese crossover due to the lack of galvanizing and of poor quality paint coating against the reactants, it is powerless.
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