I know this thread is old, but for anyone else with a similar problem, call around to junkyards to find a good used door to replace it with--then have a bodyshop do the painting. This picture shows non-repairable damage without at least replacing the skin. You're better off keeping the factory seams with a good used door rather than replacing the skin, even if it costs a little extra to have to paint the inside of the door as well.
Hmm...you could try to remove the interior door panel to gain access to the inner one and then give a STEADY push to the damaged part of the car door although how it bent make it near impossible for the metal to regain it's original shape. The paint might also break off. To be honest, I would try the method I suggested you for a temporary fix and then take it to the body shop for the definitive fix :P
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Depends on how deep the dent is, is it a sharp crease, has the paint cracked in or near the dent? There are kits available that can pop out a simple dent, but not a more severe dent. You can Google paintless dent removal to see the kits and where to get one.
If the dent is not severe and the paint has not cracked around the edges of the dent then an accredited panel beater will be able to pull it back out using suction cups ( like those used to carry sheets of glass) If it is really bad but has not affected the door interior then the quickest and cheapest fix is to have a new door skin fitted. This is a panel beaters job and a door repaint. The last option is to get a door the same colour if possible from the wreckers and have it fitted .
Joko, You are not very clear on exactly where the dent is. The area behind the side door is called a "quarter panel". These parts are not easily replaced, as they are a welded, structural member of the car's structure. Replacement requires specialized cutting and welding tools, normally only found in auto body shops. If the dent is not to bad, you could try removing the interior plastic trim panels and pushing outward to remove the dent. Providing that the paint is not damaged and there is not an actual crease in the quarter panel [commonly referred to as a "pop" dent] I would suggest contacting a DENT WIZARD company. They will come to your house and fix the dent, using specialized tools and skills. Do a Google search for PAINTLESS DENT REPAIR including your geographic location in the search to find local companies who can do this work. It's much cheaper than taking the vehicle to an auto body shop.
Depends on how big the dent is. Can you get a dent puller and pull it out and then just have aplace touch up the scratch. Most auto body shops give free estimates. I would look up three places and get the estimates and choose the one that suits you best. Good Luck.
Purchase a small piece of dry ice to aid in repairing any small dents.
Carefully hold the dry ice with clamps or another utensil over the area to pop
the dent out. If you have a dent with sharp, well-defined edges the dry ice
method may not work as well, and you should either contact the manufacturer to
purchase a new panel or a local auto body shop offering paintless dent repair to
determine which avenue to pursue.
Finish the repair by wiping the
repaired area down with a damp cloth and buff with a separate soft, dry cloth to
make the surface shine. If you had to use any touch-up paint or sealer wait
until the area is fully dry before you wipe the area.
In New York we have franchise paint shops that will do a reasonable paint job starting at 400.00, you can spend more as you decide on the type of paint you want on the car, the paint shop will give you a complete estimate and break down on this. Our shops are called Mako Paint.
i know i might risk a bad rating,
but i wanted to tell you honestly
there is nothing you can do,,
over the last 11 years since ss hit the home market
ive tried everthing from the dent king to actual drill outs, it just does not work, and it will make your door look worse.
depending on the dent position, there are things you can do to coer it, and it will look good,
a glued refer magnet, being the number one way
small dent can be retouched,retouched by a auto patty w/ hardener brand (best i use is bontite) squeeze with a pair of metal pallet use by auto painter,retouch using metal pallet gradually until dent was vanish.carefully apllied this not to scatter to a large size just on dent portion,use metal sand paper size # 600 follow up by # 1000 to have smooth surface,then spray paint gradually the same color as your unit,the color of your paint match to your refrigerator is available on auto paint supplier that mix and acquired
the color you want match to your unit.