Paintless Dent Removal
Paintless dent removal is a new, innovative way to restore your car in a way that is efficient, cost-effective, and environmentally safe. Paintless dent repair is as it sounds, a way to remove car dents without repainting the vehicle. This process is made possible through innovation and technology.
How Paintless Dent Removal Works
There are a few steps to making your vehicle look good as new with this form of dent removal. This process is one that is careful and effective.
The first step in this process is to assess the damage to your car. Our technicians will observe the size and severity of the dent, and well as a possible entryway. They will also make sure it can be successfully repaired through paintless dent removal. It is likely that your car will be able to be fixed using this method as 80-90% of all dents are. Once they have observed the damage and developed a game plan, it is time for the repair to actually begin.
Once the trained technicians assess the dent, they must find a way of entry and get to the dent. Paintless dent removal requires that you access the damage from the inside. To do this, the technicians must remove parts of the car to access the inside of the dent. They will usually remove the car’s body panels, tail lights, or, in some cases, interior panels. It just depends on the car and the location as well as the severity of the dent.
Once the technicians access the interior of the dent, they need to take another look at it from the new perspective. By seeing the dent from this perspective, they are able to fully asses the damage and determine how to fix it and how difficult it will be to repair.
After all the build-up, it is time to actually fix the car. To repair the dent, the technician will use a set of special tools to repair the car to its original shape. Unlike traditional methods of dent removal, this form of repair will actually fully restore the car. The technician will apply pressure from the inside of the car and massage the dent back its original shape. They will basically undo the damage done to the car by pushing the dent back out to the way it was.
One major bonus of paintless ent removal is that it is an environmentally friendly procedure. Unlike other methods of dent removal, this option does not release any harmful chemicals into the environment. Other dent removals often use substances such as paint, paint thinners, and paint removers, which can often contain harmful chemicals that are highly damaging to the environment. This option simply uses what is already on your car rather than adding anything else. This also helps to reduce waste.
Difference From Traditional Dent Repair
Traditional dent repair does not really fix the dent but instead works to cover over it and fill it without actually addressing the problem. Typically, companies will fill the dents with paint or body filler and make it match the car. While it seems like a fine solution and may make your car look better, it fails to actually address the issue and it does not supply a sustainable long-term solution. Paintless dent removal, however actually addresses the issue and fully restores the car back to its original shape and design.