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Old 07-30-2014, 12:02 AM   #1
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Common rust areas

I know this has probably been covered, but I'm looking to buy a 93 YJ and I know they are prone to rust, especially in certain areas. I would like to know what the specific areas are so I can check them before I decide to buy. Also un-related, but where is the windshield washer reservoir located at. Thanks for any help.

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Old 07-30-2014, 05:56 AM   #2
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Floor pans rust out. Replace them them use a spray in bed liner and never woody about this area again.

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Old 07-30-2014, 06:03 AM   #3
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They rust EVERYWHERE! No part is immune. Frames along spring shackles & skid plate. Frame near steering box. Body along rockers, rear corners, floor pans, seat belt mounts, seat mounts, front fenders, windshield frames, door bottoms. Start there and then look for unseen areas! 'nuff said!

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Old 07-30-2014, 10:50 AM   #4
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Beer Belly is correct. Anywhere is a possibility, but he mentioned all the more prone places.
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