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Old December 26th, 2006, 08:54 PM
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Rust in the door handle???

Does anyone know the best way to get rid of the rust that accumulates at the bottom of a 94 D90 door handle?
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Old December 26th, 2006, 11:00 PM
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In the pocket? Sandblast it out, treat it with POR 15, and repaint. Mask the rest of the door and you might not have to repaint the whole door.
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Old December 27th, 2006, 07:02 AM
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I have been wondering this too! It seems like a bad design on the D90. They have made a flat pocket that collects water - and they made a little 'lip' that keeps the water trapped.

I do not know why they did not make that recessed area slightly sloped outward, and leave an opening for the water to overflow out to the door panel.

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