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    astra damage

    where do i stand with damage to these parts caused by the reinforcer bar, also might not be shown in these pictures is the dent to the part that holds the vin on which has squashed the radiator.



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    hammer it back into shape replace re-informent bar and tighten up bolts will pull it back to right plare

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    Use a jig?
    Or a cheaper solution on how asians do it is put a rope around it and tie to another car (tow bar) and pull it out that way loll

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    Quote Originally Posted by Ishaaq View Post
    Use a jig?
    Or a cheaper solution on how asians do it is put a rope around it and tie to another car (tow bar) and pull it out that way loll
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    just use a hammer and knock it back bit at a time!
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    has anyone got any pictures of the bit that joins the bonnet plate with the vin on to the bumper reinforcer parts so i can see if thats bent and by how much, thanks.

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    That front panels bent, it should be straight like the passenger side. Got no good pictures here
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    Told ya man go to a bodyshop/it will be a nightmare of a job for a novice,they aint that expensive,i went to a 1 man outfit and he was very good and shockingly cheap /at least get 2 quotes trust bme man.

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