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  1. Bodywork
    Hi I'm new to the site and was wondering what would be the best way to get this dent out. It was my wife's daughters boyfriend who did it when he got thrown out. It was only his foot but i've asked about and nearly every were said £200 is there a cheaper and easier way to fix this myself.
  2. Formula 1 news
    http://www.formula1.com/news/headlines/2014/11/16622.htmlBrazilian Grand Prix winner Nico Rosberg is hoping that Mercedes team mate Lewis Hamilton's half-spin in Sunday's race at Interlagos could knock the Briton's confidence and assist his own bid to clinch the 2014 drivers' championship...
  3. Bodywork
    The dry ice, liquid nitrogen,air duster spray can, dent repair thing? Apparently it does wok for some dents. Im not too hopefull about mine on the passenger side. The dent came from a tree hitting the edge of the passenger door. The sharpest edge of same. The dent has been there since before...
  4. General Chat
    Take a 1995 Renault Clio RT 1400 5 door to a petrol station. Remove petrol cap to fill up, also open tailgate to remove petrol can to fill for another vehicle. Fill car and can with unleaded. Put caps on both. Pick up can and turn around quickly to put it in boot. Impale forehead on sharp corner...
  5. Bodywork
    :eek: Hi everyone.. got distracted by the kids while getting the car down from the axel stands. Due to the wrong positioning of the hydraulic jack, there was the sill has bent just under the door. SEE attached image the door is closing properly... I guess getting this fixed will cost a lot...
  6. Bodywork
    So annoyed, since just before christmas while my Clio was parked outside my house, it seems some idiot of a driver reversed in to my car and sped off. I'm so annoyed as my drivers door has a big dent in it and im not sure how to go about fixing it. This totally ruined my christmas. The thing is...
  7. Bodywork
    I did something really stupid yesterday i was in a rush to change my wheel and i put the jack in the wrong place and ive pushed part of the bodywork inwards if you know what i mean just behind the wheel, and was wondering if there was anyway to push it out because i can see anyway of getting to...
  8. Bodywork
    Hi Guys, was wondering if anyone would be able to help me. Recently dented my Passenger side door on the Clio mentioned in my sig. Im not too sure on what to do to fix the damage and was wondering if you could give me any pointers. The dent itself is pretty big, about a 1/3 of the door. Some of...
  9. Bodywork
    hi anyone know a good dent removal person who does it on the cheap side, as i no longer can get hold of the person who i used to use(dent andy ex rover worker) at £5 a dent he was awsome,ive recently bought a megane 2 with several door dings and been quoted £55 a panel, ouch,if you know of...
  10. Bodywork
    Hi, I am based in Glasgow and was wondering if anyone has any experience of these mobile scratch and dent repair companies. Can anyone suggest any decent repairers from experience. There are a few I've called but some I just don't like the sound of on the phone. Seems a potential minefield...
  11. Bodywork
    Had a little incident a couple of weeks back, and the body shop just isn't playing with getting me an appointment to see whats involved in the repairs. So now I'm wondering about not bothering with the insurance at all and popping it back myself. Its on the passenger front wing, and the area...
  12. My mottah!
    Last year I had someone parked next to me in a car park crunch the side of my Mk 1 Clio and drive off, b*****ds! Anyway, the good news is I managed to fix most of the damage myself using a £2 hand sunction pump from Focus and a sink plunger. I thought I would share the photos of my efforts for...
  13. My mottah!
    Just want to vent my frustrations somewhere - I've shouted at just about everyone I've come across this afternoon. Someone drove a nice big bull-bar equipped 4x4 into the back of my car this afternoon :steam: Amazingly the boot still opens (good job as it was ful of shopping :d) but it looks a...
  14. Bodywork
    Did anyone see that vid on the net which shows how to make minor panel dents disappear? It goes like this - first heat up the area with a hairdryer, then immediately spray with liquid CO2. A bit if creaking... and... POP! the dent disappears! My worry is if it has that power over a dent what...
  15. Miscellaneous
    Dent & Ding repairs Number four in a series of DIY Small - Medium Area Repair Techniques (S.M.A.R.T.) Why do we need to do it / what we are trying to achieve It is true to say, that we only get one opportunity to create a first-impression. Our car’s live by the same rules. It is a fact of life...
  16. Bodywork
    Hi guys, I've been offered a Laguna RTi cheap from a friends dad. Its done them well until the bonnet catch failed and it flung open on the motorway. Originally they approached me for the engine to swap into my car but on thought the bigger car would be nice for the long trip upto Donington for...
  17. Bodywork
    Hi one & all, I need some help. My fathers LR Disco got dented in a car park - usual thing, someone thought the car next to theirs is a stopper for their own door & as a result has placed a large & very noticable dent in the passenger door :steam: . Does any one know of a number for...
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