“Frequently Asked Questions and Answers”
Get rid of Dings and Dent at a Fraction of the Cost !
What is Paintless Dent Removal ?
Paintless dent removal(PDR) is a process whereby skilled technicians remove car dents and parking lot door dings without disturbing or damaging the paint. This means that the dents are removed without the use of conventional smash repair methods, including filler, grinding and repainting your car. Your factory finish is preserved and you save money! And techniques have developed to the point that dings can be removed with the original paint in place.
How much does it cost to repair by PDR(Paintless Dent Repair) method?
Since there are so many variables with dents such as severity, size, location and access its very hard to give an accurate quote over the phone, but you can call us and give us a description of the dent and we can give you an idea of what it would cost. Or you can send us a couple of photos with different angles by email for quick quotation. Price starting from $100+GST.
How long do repairs take?
Minor dent and door dings and parking lot damage can be repaired in as little as 20 minutes. Many complete hail damaged vehicles can be repaired in as little as 1 whole day or 2. Repairing time is vary depending on the severity of the damage but the repair time will always be significantly less than traditional smash repair shop method.
How does PDR(Paintless Dent Repair) work ?
PDR(Paintless Dent Repair) is a process of metal shaping and shrinking. The Ding King uses most advanced special tools to smooth the dent without damaging the painted surface.
Do you take the door trim off to fix?
No, in most of case. Some manufacturers have holes in the door ends which were designed in, for easy repair of any dings which might have happened during shipping. And use any ventilation grill we can remove, and gain access that way. So Paintless Dent Removal method protect your vehicles from the chance to damage anything cause by trim off to fix.
PDR vs. Traditional Smash Repair Shop Method
With PDR(Paintless Dent Removal) there is no need for the use of body putty or paint. Therefore the vehicle retains its original factory finish which helps to retain the value of the vehicle. The process is environmentally safe, much quicker, and less expensive than traditional smash repair shop methods. The repair should always be guaranteed against future defects, reappearance, or any other damage caused by the repair.
What if you cannot repair the dent?
If we cannot repair your dent, there is no charge and we will be happy to refer you to someone who can repair it using traditional methods. NO FIX, NO CHARGE!
Can PDR(Paintless Dent Repair) help me SELL MY CAR?
Ever hear the saying “Image is everything”? Most people judge a car by its appearance. If it looks good, they assume it has been well taken care of. Used car dealers and wholesalers know this. They also know what they spend on PDR will make them many times over what they spend, and will help them sell the car quicker. If you’re selling your car, PDR is one of the best ways to get top dollar, more interested buyers, and a quicker sale.
Can you come to my home or office?
Absolutely! We offer paintless dent removal mobile service with every repair as long as you are within our service area. Your driveway is our workshop.
Do you do scratches or paint work?
No, we don’t. There are too many quality problems with the quick, mobile paint repair systems. If your vehicle needs paint work, I’ll be happy to refer you to a quality paint shop in your area.
I’ve got lots of dents and dings, do you have a discount for more than one dent?
Yes, we offer discounts for multiple dents. If you have more than one minor dent on a panel, we can generally include those dents for very little extra, depending on the sizes and number of dents. If your car has a lot of minor dents and door dings, we offer a per car price that is very reasonable.