Should I push for spring replacements if the powdercoating is slightly damaged?

vortibear

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I never bought springs before, and mine arrived from Ironman4x4 slightly damaged. Should I push for replacements, or will they be getting damaged soon enough anyways?

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lfhoward

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I wouldn’t worry about it. They will look like this in a few years.


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These were once red JBA springs. The important thing is they are still great functional springs.
 

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You could try, but nothing but frustration will come of it
besides it is just the way they were shipped and scuffed them some
 

Johnny O

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Is the nature of the beast. Back in my SoCal Baja Bug days we used to dip Them in plastkote. I don’t recommend that any where there is water or salt, as the coating loosens /splits with age and makes wonderful corrosion pockets.

I’ve read of folks having them coated with poly paints too, but eventually they look like what is pictured above.
 
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