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SEAT Glossary

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Protection Against Corrosion

Comprehensive corrosion protection of all relevant areas of the car is standard nowadays in SEAT models. It ensures constant structural strength throughout the life of a car. Thus it ensures that the car keeps its value over the long term, so it has a good resale value and, by lasting longer, saves resources.

To sum up, the measures are:
In addition to galvanizing, the body cavities are protected by flushing with hot wax, body seams and the car underbody are additionally sealed at the same time. Plastic wheel arch inserts protect against stone-chipping. High-quality primers and modern topcoats likewise serve to prevent corrosion.