How to repair aframe boltup area rust

Tiny
CAVEMAN63
  • 1997 GEO METRO
  • 150,000 MILES

We rewelded aframe it rusted into welded both sides after driving a mile or so passenger side wheel axle came out of transmission because area where frame bolts to body of car just tore away from rust

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Monday, September 5th, 2011 AT 1:51 AM

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Tiny
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If it is rusted too badly, it really isn't safe to fix. Are you able to find a new one from a salvage yard? That is what I would recommend.

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Monday, September 5th, 2011 AT 2:12 AM
Tiny
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Google geo metro frame repair replacement parts.

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Monday, September 5th, 2011 AT 8:35 PM
Tiny
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I just did and didn't find anything parts wize for the frame. You have to use your own fabricated metal. Lots of explanatory write ups with pics though.

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Tuesday, September 6th, 2011 AT 5:44 PM

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