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#1 (permalink) Old 07-15-2004, 06:51 AM
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My door was kicked, long story, and there is a pretty small dent in the door panel. Anyone here know if I can just bang it out ... also, how do i remove the panel?

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Try using a hairdryer to heat up the area and see if it pops out it's self

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Wouldn't that fade the paint?

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Hairdryer... (not a butane burner!!!!) Do they leave you bald?

It won't be a problem, just don't go over the top. It won't really get much hotter than your bodywork in summer midday sun

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Thanks man, I'll give it a shot.

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If there is no crease in the dent go buy a dent puller suction cup thing at autozone...it's like $5 i think...it worked pretty good on a nasty dent I had on my last car

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