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What is Paintless Dent Repair (“PDR”)

What is Paintless Dent Repair (“PDR”)Cars are likely subjects to dents and dings. Dents are no fun to get, range in magnitude, and arefrustrating to see on a regular basis. Not to mention, some dents can even affect the value of your car!So, what is your best option for getting a dent fixed?Before explaining Paintless Dent Repair (“PDR”), it would be beneficial to introduce other methods firstso that there is a point of comparison. The following are two other methods have been known to beused to fix dents in cars: Auto Body Filler – filler comes in many different brand names and applications, but isessentially a plastic putty that is placed where a dent is located and shaped by hand...

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What is the real value of PDR? By Paul Kordon

Paintless Dent Repair or PDR is the process of repairing a dent in an automobile without having to replace any parts or affect the factory finish. Many folks still don’t know about this method and don’t know the true value of what it means when a high quality technician can restore the body of your car while maintaining it’s factory parts and paint.Here’s what a typical body shop repair process looks like: Estimate damage for repair or replacement If repair then: A. Paint is ground off of the damaged area B. Metal is pulled/hammered back into relative shape C. Body filler (bondo) is applied to any areas that aren’t perfect D. Body filler is sanded to the finished shape E....

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