Does Paintless Dent Repair work for Bumper Dent Removal?
If you have been in an accident and have bumper damage either on the front or back bumper of your vehicle, your first thought is probably “how am I going to get this fixed.” With the internet and websites like Instructables, YouTube, or blogs with “How To” articles and videos – most people will entertain the idea of fixing a dented bumper without the help of a professional Auto Body Repair shop or Paintless Dent Repair shop. In doing this, they hope to save a little money or maybe just see if they CAN do it themselves!
The professionals at AutoWorks PDR highly suggest that you at least get the damaged assessed first by a professional. You can do this by either taking your vehicle to your local shop or you can send us a picture of the damage and we will be happy to give you our professional opinion.
When can Paintless Dent Repair work for bumper repair?
If you have bumper damage and the paint has not been damaged, is still attached and constructed of plastic – it can be properly repaired using the paintless dent removal technique.
There are some instances when Paintless Dent Repair will not work for dents and dings in your automobiles bumper. If your bumper has suffered any paint chipping, creasing or if your bumper is constructed from chrome – paintless dent repair will unfortunately not work effectively. Yes, the dent CAN be removed if the bumper is plastic but the paint damage must be restored with repainting.