Dent Repair FAQ

Frequently Asked Questions

How long does it take ? 

A nickel size dent can take as little as 15 minutes and can be done at your home or office.

Will you save my deductible for Hail Damage?
Now that insurance companies require paintless dent removal for hail damage repair, it has become common for adjusters or estimators to write lower amounts for repair. This means that a qualified repair facility like Dent Perfect will need to contact the insurance company and issue a supplement.Only about half the cars with hail claims will be repaired. This is the owner’s choice, of course, but insurance companies are not willing to pay out high claims for cars that won’t be fixed.To offset this, they must write carefully to avoid unnecessary losses.

Will my insurance  company pay for the repair ? 
In most cases, repair  cost are lower than your deductible.
In extreme cases like hail damage, your comprehensive insurance will cover the repairs  after you meet your deductible .

Will you finance my deductible?
Dent Perfect accepts all major credit cards for paintless dent repair and hail damage deductibles.

Should I “Pop” or push out my own dent?
Please don’t. Sometimes this can work just fine, but most times it is disastrous. It can stretch the metal, rendering it un-repairable.

Also it is likely an additional charge will be needed to repair the attempted repair.

Will the Paint Crack?
On rare occasions, the paintless dent removal process over stresses the paint and small cracks can appear. The shop you choose should be willing to show the repair to you under a pocket microscope.

Will paintless dent removal cause the backside to rust?
An inexperienced dent repair tech can cause problems with his repair technique by scratching the protection off the backside of the panel.

In the hands of a skilled tech this is never a problem. Cars today are made with double side galvanized steel. Dent Perfect  will restore the coat on the backside of high risk panels.