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Old 08-10-2015, 10:29 AM   #13 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by Speeed3 View Post
There’s already a hole for rust protecting the inside of the rocker panels. ... From this hole you can push in the rust protecting spay can tube that has multi nozzle ... all of that area (and more) that was rusted in MetroMPG's Prius was protected.
That was my next question: whether that hole provided access to the vulnerable/affected "compartment" inside the rocker structure.

I was going to wait until the fall to do this repair, but my curiosity has got the better of me: I think I'll cut open the rusted part of the rocker panel tonight. I'll post pics tonight or tomorrow.
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