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Discussion in 'Eureka Fluid Film' started by EurekaJC, Jun 17, 2015.

  1. EurekaJC

    EurekaJC Sponsor
    from 94080
    Messages: 22

    Hello Plowsite!

    My name is James and I work for fluid film. I am looking to re-establish our presence on this forum and be available for any questions. I look forward to interacting with all of you!ussmileyflag
  2. red07gsxr

    red07gsxr Senior Member
    from meriden
    Messages: 256

    Welcome, I myself have been away from this forum for a few years. I am looking to undercoat my 2012 Silverado with something to prevent rust. They use some nasty liquid salt mixture on the roads and the last few years it is doing a number on our trucks and cars in Connecticut. i just don't want to use this product and half way thru then winter there is nothing left on the truck
  3. EurekaJC

    EurekaJC Sponsor
    from 94080
    Messages: 22

    It really depends on how often you wash the belly of your truck and with what. our product will stay on if you use a garden hose, it will take a few washes to get it off with a power washer, and if you use a heated power washer or detergents it may come off much quicker. Most people like to do it before the season and once after the season. but we recommend you check on the product as every user has different results based off of conditions and what kind of salts and chemicals go on the road. if you would like more information just let me know or check out www.fluid-film.com
  4. BossPlow2010

    BossPlow2010 PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,069

    I like Fluid film A lot, but I'm not really in the mood to spray the underside of my truck twice a year, so I had it done for me. It's a rubberized coating—kinda like a spray in truck liner. I have to go in for an inspection every other year and touch ups are free. They'll also warranty a part of it rusts.
    I used Vesco oil
    But Ziebart is another company that can do it.
  5. Northman

    Northman Senior Member
    from Ohio
    Messages: 201

    Not impressed with the FF after just one season of use.

    This year I am going with trans fluid mixed with diesel sprayed on with garden sprayer or deck sprayer.

    Dad said ole farmer down by him does it this way with all his new trucks and the frames look like new even when the truck are wore out many years later.

    Will see how this works on a rusted looking frame this season.
  6. LiquidLife

    LiquidLife Junior Member
    Messages: 26

    Northman - you work for one of those "Green" companies, don't you...
  7. Northman

    Northman Senior Member
    from Ohio
    Messages: 201

    :laughing: I think you can already tell that is a big NOT. :laughing::drinkup:
  8. snowish10

    snowish10 PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,095

    Would it be bad to spray fluid film on the undercarriage of my truck when it is wet from the rain???
  9. EurekaJC

    EurekaJC Sponsor
    from 94080
    Messages: 22

    Fluid film may be applied on a damp surface but we do not recommend wet. the dryer the better.

    Thank you
  10. Joneill

    Joneill Member
    Messages: 33

    I am very happy with FF so far, i only sprayed the truck 3 days ago but it seems like great stuff. A friend wants to know if it can be thinned with anything so it doesn't go on so thick. I'm very happy how thick it is.
  11. ScubaSteve728

    ScubaSteve728 Senior Member
    Messages: 499

    I wish i could rent a fluid quality fluid film gun for a day instead of buying it....
  12. Joneill

    Joneill Member
    Messages: 33

    $30. For the gun was well worth it, and I'm sure I'll use it for a long time.
  13. Ne1

    Ne1 Senior Member
    Messages: 370

    The pro gun is the only way to go. We'll worth it
  14. ScubaSteve728

    ScubaSteve728 Senior Member
    Messages: 499

    the pro gun is around 80 dollars correct?
  15. Joneill

    Joneill Member
    Messages: 33

    Oh ok, i bought the 30$ one and it seems to work well.
  16. Ne1

    Ne1 Senior Member
    Messages: 370

    I bought mine in package deal with several gallons of ff and a few aerosol cans
  17. 04trd

    04trd Senior Member
    Messages: 162

    I wanna know why the price jumped up 2 bucks a bottle. A can use to cost 9.99 now I went to auto zone and its 12.99! Crazy
  18. Maleko

    Maleko Senior Member
    from Ct
    Messages: 781

    Yup, Was just gonna post this. Price went up $3.00 a can in my area.
    That's freaking insane.
  19. cet

    cet PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 7,257

    That looks like $3 to me.
  20. Mr.Markus

    Mr.Markus PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 5,779

    Canadian distributer keeps it pretty high. Auto parts store in my area it is regularly $17/can with tax.
    I usually buy on sale at TSC for $10 and use it for electrical and touch ups.
    My Krown rust control undercoating guys do a good job and throw in a couple cans for touch ups.
    I like fluid film but unless they price comparably I second guess the purchase everytime I pick it up, that just poor marketing. Heck, spray cans or rust paint are cheaper...Good product though...