I'd suggest storing it for your tour maybe be at a relatives place. When I was TDY to Hawaii with the USAF I noticed a lot of rusty cars, (Guam was worse). The salt air gets into places you cannot imagine.
How did you ever keep it rust free in Jersey? I'm from there and it was always bad on cars.
2006 330i 6 Spd Man, ZSP, CA, SG, Black ette, Burl, Sat Prep.
ED 29 May 06
Man, ED could become addicting!
1990 325i, 5spd, Calypso Red, Tan