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    Question lift gate

    I'm wondering if anyone has taken apart their lift gate on a '08 Denali(garage door mishap)...we want to try to 'pop out' the dent before we pay an arm and a leg for someone else to do it... thanks
    '08 Denali XL...
    '07 Dodge mega...6" lift w/ Akuza's

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    there are things out there that you can try like the Pops-A-Dent thing that may work. never really used it but it looks like it works well. how big is the dent?
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    is the panel creased.if not,try an old toilet plunger.wet the metal push it on and give a quick yank
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    Never thought of a plunger, but the paintless dent removal does work and you might never know the difference.

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    a plunger works great and some times if there are access hols a broom handle. if it is the plastic i even set the car in the sun on a hot day and hit the back with a good blast of compressed air and it will want to go back to the correct shape........mike
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    it doesn't matter....i got into an accident last night...some idiot turned left infront of me:slap:..it wouldn't even drive..my poor baby...i haven't even made my first payment

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