Posted by CMC Autobody
Due to the influx of hail damage repair that we have experience, we felt it necessary to compile a list of frequently asked questions pertaining to hail damage removal. Our outsourced Dent repair division specializes in the art of paintless dent repair (PDR). The team will massage the dents out of your vehicle’s body and restore the vehicle’s original shape.
Paintless dent repair does not require the use of paint at any point in the process. As the vehicle keeps its original paint, there is no colour matching or repainting required. Not only does this mean that the process is cheaper than that of traditional panel beating techniques, it also means that the resale value of the vehicle is higher than it would be if repainting were repainted.
Important ; This will vary depending on the severity of the damage. If the damage is severe then you will need additional paint and bodywork done.
TOP FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTION
Q. How long does it take to have my vehicle repaired?
A. Typically, repairs take 10-15 business days if you are getting a hail damage paintless dent repair. This will vary depending on the severity of the damage and what number in the Que your vehicle is booked in at. Should you need additional paint and bodywork you may need an additional 5-7 business days (for severe hail damage the length of time may increase). Our team here at CMC autobody are skilled in the art of cosmetic repairs, in most cases you will have your car back in no more than 12 business days. If your vehicle does not require and paintwork due to the hail damage, typically the repair will not take more than 12 days unless specified by us.
Q. I can’t go a day without my car, what do I do?
A. Some insurance companies cover car rentals as part of their comprehensive coverage. You will want to speak with your insurance company to find out if rentals are covered under your policy. Alternatively if your policy does not cover you for a rental, below are some suggested car rental companies.
Tempest Car Hire
First Car rental
Cars 4 Hire
go onto Price Check and choose from a variety of different companies.
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