What is Stage 3 Bondo used for?
Stage 3 products are for applying body filler, feathering, sanding and re-applying. These products are for preparing the surface for primer.
What does body repair do?
Auto body repairers restore, refinish, and replace vehicle bodies and frames. They inspect car frames for structural damage and assess reparability on damaged parts such as windshields, doors, tires, or the body of the car. They primarily work indoors in auto shops or garages and work can be physically demanding.
What’s the difference between Stage 2 and Stage 3 Bondo?
Stage 2 – Fill. This stage involves patching holes with reinforced filler and smoothing and shaping filler before painting. Stage 3 – Paint. This stage includes painting the area and blending and smoothing primer and paint.
Can you Bondo rust holes?
To Bondo or Not to Bondo Minor surface rust can often be sanded and painted, but major rust pitting and holes may require a little more effort and material — specifically, Bondo or some other quality body filler. However, Bondo shouldn’t be used on every kind of rust hole.
What are the types of minor body repair?
Types of auto body repair
- Paintless dent repair. This is one of the most advanced types of auto body repair.
- Body filler.
- Bumper replacements.
- Car body painting.
- Car collision repair.
- Window repair and replacement.
- Frame alignment and repair.
- Car detailing.
What does it mean when your car is in reassembly?
Reassembly In the reassembly area, all detail pieces and final moldings are returned to the vehicle. All the systems in the car are also inspected during this step. Once your car reaches this stage, it means the repair is almost finished and the car is almost ready to be delivered to the client.
Is there a better body filler than Bondo?
Permatex 25909 Liquid Metal Filler Unlike the Bondo filler, the Permatex product is ready to use, it does not need any mixing. This filler is compatible for many materials, but only comes in a small tube. Due to this, it is designed for small areas of damage to be repaired (such as cracks and holes).
What can I use instead of Bondo?
You can use plastic/metal 2-part epoxies. Repair epoxy is also a good alternative.