Car Dent Repair and Removal Services
A dent is when your car’s metal and paint is damaged or stretched. There are two types of dent repairs, those which have superficial damages and those which have more damage hiding below the surface.
If you need dent repair, bring in your car to our auto body shop. West Coast Body and Paint will assess the damage to your vehicle and discuss your repair options. Our goal is to remove all dents and dings, get you back on the road quickly and safely. We have plenty of experience in major and minor dent repair on nearly every make and model.
SMALL Auto Dent Repair
Life happens, you get involved in a small fender bender, hit a curve or a pole, now you need dent repair. We have seen a variety of auto body damage at our auto body shop. Car dents are one of those things, that although your car is still in working condition, it looks awful. But beside it making your car look ugly, they might be unsafe and dangerous.
Your car’s dent, no matter how big or small needs to be fixed. If it’s superficial, a dent makes your car look old and lowers the value of the car. Dings, nicks, and small dents are common superficial damages which can be quickly fixed. Furthermore, your car can have a small dent that actually hides a bigger problem, internal damage.
BIG Dent Repair
Your small dent might look like nothing at first. Once we examine your vehicle further we usually find that the alignment and integrity of the vehicle is at risk. A big dent in one that is not only big in size but in the depth of the damage to your car. Either way, if you are unsure of the scope of your car’s dent come by our shop, we will give you a free estimate, let you know the extent of the damage, and the cost to repair it.
If the damage is internal, say structural, then we are talking about a much bigger problem that needs attention as soon as possible. Why? Because if you get into another car accident the outcome could be worse. Or even the regular use of your car might cause more or new damage to other components of your vehicle, causing more problems down the line. We would not recommend you drive your car under these conditions.
The Car Dent Repair Process
First, we need to reach the underside of the dent. This might mean we will need to remove the body panels, tail lights, and the interior panel. Next, we reach and reveal the underside of the dent, our technicians are able to repair, or remove, and restore the damaged area to its original position. Lastly, the surface is then left smooth and painted to color match your car’s original color.
Does your car have a dent that needs to be repaired?
Come by our shop for big and small dent repair, call us 818.785.2639, or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information. We serve Van Nuys, the San Fernando Valley, and the Los Angeles area.