PDR or Paintless Dent Repair is an environmentally-friendly repair, a technical method that restores a vehicle’s body to a factory-like condition. It is fine metalwork and can fix a panel in a fraction of the time than a conventional body shop. PDR can be used to remove dings and dents from vehicles, as well as body creases and hail damage. Some factors make a significant dent that qualifies for PDR and factors that disqualifies a dent. PDR is done here in your backyard in Manchester.
What qualifies and disqualifies a dent for Paintless Dent Removal?
Qualifies A dent that does not have paint damage. Disqualifies: Once the paint, is cracked peeled, or chipped, we can not fix the dent. We work off a reflection and light, and once the paint is compromised, we may break it more. Also, you risk rust which is like cancer.
Sometimes even though the paint isn’t cracked, there can be structural damage in a panel that can disqualify a dent. When the bracing that goes through a door or a hood is damaged, this can make your automobile structurally unsound.
The paintless dent repair process involves the steps outlined below We need to assess the damage. Is it repairable?
- We give you an estimate.
- We book the best time for your repair. Most dents take only a few hours. If the damage is complex, it takes a few days. We have to gain entry to the dent through the process called Remove and Install, or R&I. We remove the necessary accessories or panels to get to the back of the dent.
- We get a better look at the dent, putting specialized lights on the dent, and think through a repair plan.
- Next, we slowly start to Apply pressure to work out the dent. We use specialized tools to massage out the dent from behind the panel. It takes time, and small movements, slowly so we don’t damage the paint or panel. Heat is sometimes used to make sure that we don’t damage the paint or the metal.
- We put the car back together and call you! We are excited to show you our work, and your vehicle returned to the original pre-damaged condition.
We love that you trust us with one of your most significant purchases aside from your home. We know that people love their cars. They are tools, but we hold many memories and adventures in your vehicle. They are an essential piece of our lives and bring us much joy.
Our goal at Dent Detail Paintless Dent Removal is to fix your car smoothly, efficiently, and with grace for you. We want to answer any questions, and if this did not, please give us a ring. We want you to understand the process, our pricing, and the value that we are bringing to your repair.
We are conveniently located at Unit 46, Centurion Industrial Estate, Centurion Way, Leyland, PR25 4GU, United Kingdom. We would love to serve you. Please give us a call if you have any questions we haven’t answered here.