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Old 09-02-2020, 11:32 AM   #1
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Repair process for dented rear exterior

Hi all - managed to back into a stationary object the other day. Dang.

Used a pneumatic dent puller and got some of the dent out.

At this point I believe the rub-rail (or whatever its called) may be preventing the skin from popping out any further.

My plan is to remove the rub-rail (perhaps I can salvage it, but more likely will need to be replaced), then spend some time pulling the skin dents out with the pneumatic puller. The skin is not accessible from the inside (its behind the shower wall).

Replacement of the exterior skin is not in the budget. I'm sure it won't be perfect, but I'm also confident it can be "pretty good".

Not quite sure how to proceed on removing the rub-rail, or where to get a new one.

Any advice appreciated.
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Hi doughpat,
I just did the same thing. Can you give me any repair tips?
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