Easy ways to repair your Car Dents without spending money

So you have a dent in your car and what’s the next thing you do?? Drive straight down to the nearest garage ready to shell out more than you have to?? Or do you relax, take some time, think it over and follow our amazing instructions on how to repair car dents YOURSELF!


As fantastic as it sounds, here are some handy ways on how to repair the dent in your car without having to burn a hole in your pocket. It will also make your car look good as new.


1 First use the Plunger

Pour water over the dent and the plunger as well. Make sure you have a cup plunger and not the flange model used mostly for toilets. Now start plunging the car dent. The dent will more or less straighten but we aren’t done just yet.

Use the Plunger to repair car dent

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2 Using dry ice on a dent

Make sure you are wearing gloves. Apply some dry ice on the car dent for about 30 seconds. Repeat again till the dent is removed.

Using dry ice on a dent

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3 Hail dents can be repaired with sunshine

If you were caught in a hailstorm while driving and a few large pieces may have dented your car then here’s what to do. Leave it out in the sun. The heat will pop the dent out. Now that’s an amazing and easy way to repair dents yourself.

Hail dents can be repaired with sunshine

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4 Hot Water Kettle Method

Fill a kettle with hot water. If you have large dents, take two kettles of hot water. Pour the hot water slowly over the dent. Allow the plastic to absorb the heat. Now push the edges around the dent gently. The dent will soon pop out and the plastic will return back to normal.

Hot Water Kettle Method

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5 Use a Hair Dryer & Compressed Air can

Using your hair dryer, heat up the car dent to expand the plastic. Once it attains a high temperature, spray the dent with the compressed air can turning the can upside down. The resulting cold air will make the dent pop out.

Use a Hair Dryer to repair car dent

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6 Vacuum Cleaner Bucket Method

Take a pot and make a hole in the bottom. Tape the pot around the dent and position the vacuum cleaner over the hole so that the dent can be sucked out of the car. This method is especially beneficial for shallow dents.

Vacuum Cleaner Bucket Method

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7 Hot Glue Method

Here is another amazing way to repair your car dent. Place some screws on either side of a wooden dowel to use as a handle. Now apply hot glue on the end of the dowels and place them around the dent. The glue should be allowed to cool and then pull out the dowels. Keep repeating this till the dent is gone.

Hot Glue Method

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