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3 Things Auto Body Technicians Can Learn from Elvis Presley’s Restored BMW 507

For decades, Elvis Presley’s old BMW 507—of which only 257 were ever built—had been sitting in a garage out of service since the early 1970s. That all changed when it…
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4 Unusual Materials Auto Body Technicians Won’t Believe Were Used to Make Cars

Who says auto bodies need to be made out of steel? Alternative auto body materials have experienced a resurgence recently, with a number of automakers experimenting with different ideas in…
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Back to ‘Bondo’: Why Auto Body Technicians Are Using This Repair Material Again

Bondo is an all-purpose putty that quickly became popular as an auto body filler when it was originally released in 1955. Since Bondo first made its way onto the market,…
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Will the Future be in Carbon Fiber? Here’s What Auto Body Technicians Need to Know

Carbon fibre was first patented in 1961, appeared several years later in boat making and is beginning to be more widely used in the auto industry. Quite simply, carbon fibres…
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How Auto Technicians Repair Fire-Damaged Cars

Where there’s smoke, there’s fire. And when it involves a vehicle that’s been damaged by fire and smoke, the role of a skilled auto body technician becomes critical. Car fires…
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