16 February 2017
If you've noticed that paint has been chipping away on the surface of your car, you might want to have the area painted. You might even want to try your hand at painting your car so that you can save money. That can be a good idea, but only if you're able to observe the following tips. Protect Yourself Even if you're only painting a very small portion of the car, it's important to realize that at times, paint fumes can be toxic.
14 February 2017
Painting your car at home to save money sounds logical, but mistakes could result in a less than desired result. In the end, you could still end up at an auto body repair shop to have your car painted. If you are thinking of painting your car yourself, avoid these mistakes to potentially prevent a poor job. Painting on the Wrong Day When you paint your car plays a major role in how well the finished result turns out.
13 February 2017
If you have recently dropped your car off at a repair shop for dent repair, you might be looking forward to picking it up and seeing what it looks like. It is always a good idea to carefully inspect your car when you pick it up to make sure that the job has been done properly. Luckily, following these tips can help you do so. 1. Make Sure Your Car Is Clean
10 February 2017
If you have recently been in a car accident or otherwise experienced damage to the windshield of your vehicle, you may be surprised at how sophisticated the technology is for repairing that damage is now. For instance, if a chip has occurred that is less than the size of a big button or a nickel, it can frequently be repaired for a reasonable cost. In addition, you may be able to minimize the visible damage and keep it from spreading to your windshield with a strategic application of super glue or the use of a windshield repair kit that uses a similar adhesive.
8 February 2017
Buying a classic vehicle at a good price is a wise investment, even if the body isn't in great shape. No matter what kind of damage the body has, it can be repaired if you take the vehicle to an auto body repair shop. Your vehicle will look as good as new if you leave the body repairs in the hands of professionals. After the body has been repaired, the value of the vehicle will likely go up higher than it already is for being a classic.
8 February 2017
Believe it or not, but those little hail pellets that come down when the weather is poor can do much more damage to your vehicle than you'd realize. Hail that is large in size or that pours down in massive quantities can break your windshield or damage wipers, side mirrors, and even cause large dents in the hood, roof, or trunk of your car. Car dents can be repaired at your local auto body shop for $30 or more per dent, which can really add up when hail is the cause.
7 February 2017
If your car is scratched or dented or otherwise has body repair issues, you might be worried about how much it's going to cost to have your vehicle repaired. However, you probably don't want to continue driving your car without doing something about the damage. These are common concerns, and many people worry that they will have to spend hundreds or even thousands of dollars on having their vehicles repaired. However, there are a few ways that you can keep costs in check.
7 February 2017
Your first accident as a teen driver can be a terrifying and overwhelming experience. Even if you were not the party at fault, it can be frustrating to not know where to turn or what to do. If handling a collision repair is something you need to take care of to resolve the situation, then the following steps can help you know how to deal with it. Trade Information with All Parties Involved