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I've this dent on rear passenger door of my car. What would be the best and cheapest way to fix or reduce it ?

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    Get a second hand door in the same color from a breaker yard cheapest option... – Solar Mike Jun 21 '18 at 6:15
  • Can something be done on the same door ? like using plunger or dent puller ? – Anky Jun 21 '18 at 6:17
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    Think about those sharp creases... – Solar Mike Jun 21 '18 at 6:18
  • Unfortunately that's well out of the "paintless" dent repair range. Dare I say, you could live with it? – SteveRacer Jun 21 '18 at 6:35
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    Hmm, how about "It's Dad's car and needs to be fixed before he gets back from holiday".... – Solar Mike Jun 21 '18 at 7:44
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Options available, from cheapest upwards:

1 get a secondhand door in same color from breakers

2 as 1 but spray to change color

3 remove dents and fill, sand to proper finish then spray door

4 fit new outer door skin sand and spray...

5 complete new door assembly fit, sand and spray...

Time could be an issue - quality work takes time, paint takes time to dry etc

  • You might want to add electromagnetic dent removal to your list, it may be able to smooth that out. – GdD Jun 21 '18 at 10:30
  • @GdD There are many techniques for removing dents : suction cups, pullers using drilled holes or welded strips to point out some, but I don’t think an electromagnetic dent remover will get rid of that crease... – Solar Mike Jun 21 '18 at 10:34
  • A good smart-repair guy could probably reduce that dent to a level where some might find it acceptable to leave that way. As far as we can see there is no paint missing. So this would could still be the cheapest Option. (depending on used door prices) – Daniel Jun 21 '18 at 12:47
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    @Daniel and any good smart-repair guys are always cheap... A door from a breakers could still be cheaper... – Solar Mike Jun 21 '18 at 12:51
  • @Solar Mike: Sure, all depends on the market, as I said :) I just think it would complete your post to add that option. Doors are mostly easily disassembled so a smart-repair can work from the inside, which helps not hurting the paint in the "un-denting" process – Daniel Jun 21 '18 at 12:56

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