Here's What You Need to Know About Aluminum Auto Body Repairs
17 December 2015
A growing trend in auto body technology is manufacturing components out of aluminum rather than steel. As car makers try to build vehicles that are simultaneously lighter and safer, they are adding more aluminum or aluminum-coated exterior components such as hoods and doors. It's not a new concept, but using aluminum for these large parts has traditionally been too expensive for anything but luxury vehicles. However, with improvements in recycling technology it's become more feasible for cars and trucks on the mass market.
Repairing A Gash In Your Car's Plastic Bumper Cover: What To Expect
29 October 2015
You love the streamlined look on your car, but all it takes is an impact at 15 miles per hour to destroy the appearance of your plastic bumper cover. This means that a vehicle backing up, a wayward skateboard, or even a tiny bump from behind while on the road can lead to a nasty gash on your plastic bumper cover. While this type of damage is certainly superficial in appearance, it can make your car look less fresh and can make you shake your head in dismay every time you see it.
Repairing Paint Chips On Your Vehicle's Exterior
1 August 2015
If you recently had an occurrence where your vehicle was tapped by another, and you sustained a few spots where the paint had become chipped down to the metal, you may have considered trying to repair the damage on your own since your insurance deductible may not cover the cost. Fixing paint chipped areas is a job you can do on your own with the proper tools and a bit of time. Here are some instructions to follow when repairing small, chipped areas on your vehicle.
How To Make Small Repairs To Your Auto Body
29 July 2015
Many people think that it is much too difficult to make auto body repairs on their own. In fact, patching small holes on your auto body surface is actually not that difficult if you have the right materials. This article will explain how to patch small dents, dings and holes on your car surface. With a little bit of practice and direction, you can master the simple technique and fix small holes before they become a serious problem.