Your car can slide around on icy roads and parking lots during the winter, and it can bang into things that can cause a dent in the aluminum quarter panel on your car. The quarter panel is sometimes referred to as the back fender. You can usually fix a small dent yourself at home if you have access to the right tools. Here is how to fix a small dent in the aluminum quarter panel of your car.
When it comes to the threats against your car's body panels and longevity, rust is among the worst. It takes hold slowly, and it's so subtle that you may not even notice it until it's already started to cause serious damage. If you don't address rust development right away, you're likely to face structural concerns with the sheet metal and undercarriage because rust will eat through the metal completely. Here are a few things you can do to deal with and prevent rust.