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I am looking at a 2006 nissan in super shape but the engine

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i am looking at a 2006 nissan in super shape but the engine an under carriage are completely and evenly covered with this white coating. the car is in charlotte, nc, but was purchased in vermont. the dealer says it is salt coating, but i spent most of my life in Rochester NY and had many cars and never saw such a thing on my cars, my friends cars, my familys cars, and we averaged close to 200 inches of snow a year! could this guy be telling the truth?
Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: Nissan
Expert:  Jay replied 11 months ago.

Hello my name is ***** ***** thank you for your question.

Do you have a picture of the engine bay so I can see?

Customer: replied 11 months ago.
no
Customer: replied 11 months ago.
well???????
Customer: replied 11 months ago.
why are u not responding
Expert:  Jay replied 11 months ago.

It is hard for me to say with out seeing what you are seeing

Expert:  Jay replied 11 months ago.

It could be salt, but I have see a white type powered also which is from a fire extinguisher