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    Default Dent out or new door needed?

    Looking at these do you think its possible to repair the dents via dentking/devil
    or am I looking at new doors.
    image not great, video shows it better


    the video

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    I would say new door looks like its rippled all the way along

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    Talking rippled

    Quote Originally Posted by bigmac View Post
    I would say new door looks like its rippled all the way along
    oh yes it is very much so, all the way along. didnt want an odd dent in there it never would have matched!

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    may work out cheaper getting a new door .maybe in the same colour too . they did a great job on a couple off car park dents on Ian (soulman ) car at billing last year you could not see anything after the guy had worked his magic on the panel .. khalid

    the vectra has gone , but not far away so ill still see it form time to time

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    Can't you just buy a skin??

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    the whole replacing the door skin is a job and a half, probably better to replace the whole thing, if anything.

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    Did it once on an Astra. The cost must have favoured a new skin ( I;m a
    Scotsman) but it wasn't very hard to do.

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    Got quoted near £450 for skin as its usually an insurance jobby. so im guessing ebay or scrap yards here I come. Cant be that hard to find black.

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    working in a bodyshop and seeing and doing things different ways,i would never put a door skin on...ever,lol.
    i would defo get a new door bud.as a guide i would fit a new door(door supplied)paint it inside and out,blend the wing and the rear door for £300

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