Originally Posted by vetsurginc
I'm in S FL and I do see rust spots here and there, hinges, edges of straps, so on. I keep an eye out and maintain a stock of rustoleum flat camo colors
Amazing the way they get better as they wear in. I'm at 7200km and loving it. Do oils at 2500km intervals to keep things happy.
Check out Sovietsteeds on the newbie forum. Lots of questions answered and everyone is willing to talk and give advice.
Also a Floridian. Spray your linkages/exposed metal/rust with ACF50. Repeat once a year.
I also agree with Marty. Go to the ural rally and talk to some owners. Then buy from Gene.