Dent Repair Wilmington NC

Paintless dent removal is the new craze in the auto body shop industry. The PDR process works because of specialized paintless dent removal tools and techniques used by auto technicians who read the paint on the vehicle where dent is located in order to calculate where dent ends so that the tip of the specialized tool can be used in the right spot. From there it’s a matter of patience. Benefits of the PDR process are that it takes less time than traditional collision repair, vehicle retains original paint and it’s less expensive. This technique can be used on small and large dents, on vehicles manufactured in 1990 or beyond, if paint not broken or cracked, the dent is not near the edge of a panel and the panel has not had previous bodywork. Listed below you will find auto body shops around Wilmington that can give you more information.

Inter-shop Inc
(910) 803-1936
4320 Deer Creek Ln
Wilmington, NC
Hours
Monday 8:30 AM - 6:30 PM
Tuesday 8:30 AM - 6:30 PM
Wednesday 8:30 AM - 6:30 PM
Thursday 8:30 AM - 6:30 PM
Friday 8:30 AM - 6:30 PM
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Services
Air Conditioning/Heating, Alignment, Alternator, Battery, Belts & Hoses, Catalytic Converter, Clutch Cylinder, Cooling System, Diagnostics, Drive Belt, Electrical System, Exhaust Systems, Filters & Fluids, Fuel Injector, Fuel Pump, Fuel System, Head Gasket, Headlight/Headlamp, High Performance Service, Ignition, Inspection, Muffler, Oil Pan, Oil Pump, Oxygen Sensor, Parts, Radiator, Restoration Service, Shocks & Struts, Spark Plugs, Starter, Thermostat, Timing Belt, Tune-Up, Water Pump, Window M
Service Types and Repair
Acura, Aston Martin, Audi, Auto Clutch, Auto Drivetrain, Auto Engine, Auto Interior, Auto, Bentley, BMW, Buick, Cadillac, Chevrolet, Chrysler, Classic Car, Diesel Engine, Dodge, Emergency Auto, Exotic Car, Fiat, Ford, GMC, Harley Davidson, Honda, Hyundai, Infiniti, Isuzu, Jaguar, Jeep, Kia, Land Rover, Lexus, Lincoln, Lotus, Mazda, Mercedes Benz, Mitsubishi, Motorcycle/ATV, Nissan, Oldsmobile, Pontiac, Porsche, RV/Bus, Saab, Saturn, Small Engine, Subaru, Suzuki, Toyota, Truck, Volkswagen, Volvo

Black's Tire & Auto Service
(910) 763-3324
2015 Oleander Drive
Wilmington, NC
Services
Auto Service & Repair, Brakes Service & Repair, Auto Tire Shop Equipment & Supplies, Auto Alignment Frames & Axles Service & Repair
Hours
Mon-Sat
Payment Options
90 Days Same as Cash

Car Kustoms
(910) 392-7970
4716 Carolina Beach Road
Wilmington, NC
Services
Audio and Video Installation

American Detail
(607) 245-6094
3711 Pollacks Way
Wilmington, NC
Services
Car Detailing,Interior Repair,Paintless Dent Repair,Truck Detailing

De Mann Marine Power Inc
(910) 791-6222
107 Bryan Road
Wilmington, NC
Services
Truck Parts

Black's Tire & Auto Service
(910) 763-4601
1417 Castle Hayne Road
Wilmington, NC
Services
Auto Service & Repair, Brakes Service & Repair, Mufflers & Exhaust Systems Service & Repair, Auto Tire Shop Equipment & Supplies, Auto Alignment Frames & Axles Service & Repair
Payment Options
90 Days Same as Cash

Brown's Radiator Service
(910) 763-3881
2136 Wrightsville Avenue
Wilmington, NC
Services
Auto Service & Repair, Auto Radiator Repair & Rebuilding, Industrial Equipment Rebuilding Service & Repair
Products
Radiators, Boats, Heat Exchangers, New Car & Truck Radiators

Colors On Parade
(910) 520-9898
PO Box 7522
Wilmington, NC
Services
Paintless Dent Repair

Wal Mart Supercenter
(910) 392-0829
5135 Carolina Beach Road
Wilmington, NC
Services
AC and Heating Repair,Audio and Video Installation,Retail Tire

Midas Auto Service Experts
(910) 452-2000
5526 Carolina Beach Road
Wilmington, NC
Services
Oil Change and Lube,Electrical Repair,Mufflers Repair

Dent Repair

5/1/2002

Let's face it. The PDR, or Paintless Dent Removal, market is hot and getting hotter every day. Just open any trade magazine and you're deluged with all the PDR tool offerings that exist. Manufacturers are offering every configuration of tool imaginable in exotic materials, color coded, titanium centers with kryptonite tips. It gets overwhelming when you are in the market for tools that just work. And that's really what it comes down to, tools that work. If you ask a group of experienced PDR technicians what they require in a good working tool set, you will get the same answers. They have a core set of tools that they use over and over again. They have their favorites and occasionally they have to go to the pile of obscure dust covered tools that they haven't touched in eight months. PDR Techs look for labor saving devices that allow them to get the job done as quickly as possible. The faster they can pop a dent, the quicker they are on to the next one, which translates to higher profits. Competition in this arena is getting fierce. One of the emerging trends in the PDR industry is glue pulling kits. You might say that this is nothing new they have been around for years. And they have been. What is happening though is a refinement of the tools and the application of new adhesive technology. Higher adhesion glues are making these tools an appealing option to PDR Techs.

Body shops are facing a changing market with constantly heavier competition. Acquisition...

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