11.8. Repair of seriously damaged body panels
Such repair is usually carried out with use of the welding equipment and should be made in the conditions of a car-care center workshop.
In case of extensive damages first of all it is necessary to check, whether there were shifts and deformations of the body panels, capable to influence controllability of the car, or the leader to acceleration of wear any of its working components (for example, tires).
In view of that the majority of body elements (a cowl, wings, etc.) are presented by separate sections, restoration them in case of serious damages is not represented expedient. More often, much more reasonably and more economically, it appears to find a suitable replaceable component, to find which it is possible not only in shops of automobile accessories, but also on dismantlings or dumps that allows to cut down considerably sometimes expenses.