Here is a typical 10 year old Jaguar S Type. The car is well cared for but used as everyday transport. The cost of the service outlined below would be £480
First the car is protected from overspray.
Surface rust in several places, but no penetration
Surface rust on underbody components.
Although not affecting vehicle function yet
Rear axle components have suffered most.
Corroded fasteners hinder service work
Surface corrosion can be readily dealt with
First the loose rust is removed.
The surface is treated with rust converter.
Providing a primed surface.
Debris behind the splash panel
Using a nylon brush to protect the paint
No signs of rust penetration
Spraying with Dinitrol Corromax
The sill covers are also removed
and protection applied
The box sections are injected
Mud and debris on the rear wheel arch
Cleaned and protected
Rear wheel arch before cleaning
And after completion
The front before fitting the splash panels
and with splash panels cleaned and refitted
Now the car is ready for another ten years! Ideally the underbody should be checked each year with cleaning and reapplication carried out to any areas as necessary.