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      10-06-2008, 02:03 AM   #1
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brand new M3 and rust! need help

Just picked up a 2008, 3 nights ago and was washing it and noticed there were some rust on the exhaust system underside, is this common and expected?
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same here, but not sure if it's rust. maybe just discoloration?
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my detailer told me it is just heat and dirt discoloring the surface. Detailer used some type of metal polish and it was back to new.
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my detailer told me it is just heat and dirt discoloring the surface. Detailer used some type of metal polish and it was back to new.
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