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Why Correct Paint Matching is Critical to a Successful Body Repair

When your car is involved in an accident, the objective is to have it repaired to an as-good-as-new condition. One of the most challenging stages of auto body and collision work is final finishing and paint matching.

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Protecting Your Car's Glass from Storms and Hail

You don't always have a lot of warning when it comes to storms and hail; in fact, you may find out about it within just a few hours. What do you do if you don't have anywhere to put your car? Many people don't have a garage or carport available, or they might not have the time to find a different parking spot for their vehicle. Here are a few ways that you can protect your car, regardless of where it is.

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Taking Care of Your Car After Rust Removal

Once you've gotten your vehicle repaired, the last thing you want is to experience issues with rust again. Removing your rust requires the rust be taken out of the vehicle's frame itself, by physically abrading the surface. After that, your vehicle is going to have to be repainted or re-coated to prevent rust exposure again. Here's how to protect your car just after it's been repaired:

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Matching a Premium Paint Color: What You Need to Know About Limited Edition Paints

What happens if your premium paint job needs to be repaired? Scratches and dents can seem difficult to fix if you have a rare type of paint color, but that doesn't mean that there isn't a way to fix it. In fact, sometimes it can be just as easy and affordable to fix as basic colors.

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The Importance of Removing Cosmetic Scratches and Dents From Your Car

If you have a minor scratch or dent on your car, you may debate whether to have it repaired or removed. Many people do, as auto body repairs can be pricey and these smaller dents and scratches are viewed as cosmetic issues. However, these minor issues may not be as minor as they appear. Here are a few of the reasons why it is important to remove cosmetic scratches and dents from your car.

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The Importance of Properly Preparing Your Car for Painting and How Suburban Auto Body Does This

If your car has been involved in an accident, it may need to be painted. This may be needed to help cover up dents that may have needed to be filled in with a compound or to help cover scratches, flaking paint or peeling paint left behind from the accident. In any case, your car has to be properly prepared to be painted. Here at Suburban Auto Body, we know just how important it is to properly prepare your car for the painting process. Here are a few of the steps we follow to get your car ready to be painted.

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Frequently Asked Questions About the Car Painting Process

If your car was involved in a car accident, it might have sustained body damage. After all the dents and dings are removed from the body of your car, you may notice there are scratches and places where the paint is missing. Typically, after a significant car accident, your car needs to be painted because of these issues. If you have never had a car painted following a car accident, you may have questions. Here are a few of the questions you may have about this process.

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