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Old 06-27-2012, 01:03 AM   #1
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Small dent repair - vacuum ?

Has anyone utilized the vacuum dent removal method for dent repair on small dents? We have one where the rock guard rivet got mushed into the front skin next to the hinge line (also took out the TV rear right turn lens. Can't imagine kissing a curb in a parking lot access from the street? Well I did - what an idiot! WE were backing up slowly at a sharp angle when the TV continued after the AS was stopped by the unseen curb.)
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Old 06-27-2012, 01:26 AM   #2
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This may look/sound crazy, but if you go to just about any pharmacy - you might find a 'handicap suction handle'. Kind of large and has two good sized suction cups at each end. Strong enough to support a grown person. This is one way to pop dents out. Cost? about twenty bucks. And even if it does not work - you can use it to raise your weary body up after polishing.lol
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Automotive stores have a product called "Dent King". Instead of vacuum, it uses hot melt adhesive to stick a "handle" onto the dent and you pull it out. It works on some dents and you can get the adhesive off with a hair dryer.
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Didn't get it 100% out; but I am 100% happy with the results ... many thanks for your help.
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Old 10-06-2012, 07:53 PM   #5
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Didn't get it 100% out; but I am 100% happy with the results ... many thanks for your help.
mefly2, what did you do??

Can you send any detail on what you did? Which method did you use? Do you have any pictures?

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