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Old 08-25-2014, 05:16 PM   #1
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creeping corrosion on a 2010 AS?

Hi Everyone,

I have just noticed a half dozen of small tendril like lines and patches of what appears to be corrosion creeping out from under exterior lights and fittings.

"Whats this?!" I say....

Is my AS "rusting"?

Is there a cure or method to stop this? Is it normal?

Anyone?
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Old 08-25-2014, 06:24 PM   #2
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What you're seeing is Filaform.

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Old 08-25-2014, 06:46 PM   #3
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Filiform corrosion - you'll find plenty with a search ..... and be sorry you asked!

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Are the older units less susceptible to the corrosion issue?


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Old 11-03-2014, 06:50 AM   #5
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Pretty much normal, not a structural problem, only cosmetic.
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