how can i remove rust on rocker panels, under doors and at the cab corners?

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Asked by Apr 19, 2013 at 12:52 PM about the Chevrolet Silverado 2500HD

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To permanently remove rust, sand or grind it away. If there is metal left, prime and paint. If there are holes, weld the holes shut or weld in new metal. A light sanding, bondo and repaint will last a couple of years and the rust spots will return.

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thanks tenspeed, gonna be buying a truck on my own for the first time and it may have a few rust spots i want taken care of, while were on it, how much would it be to paint the entire truck? if im gonna paint that spot id probably go with a new color. just a ballpark idea of cost

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