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I have a couple of indentations on the tailgate of my 2011 Ram 1500. I have the new light weight tail gate, can a PDR guy take them out? Is it a lighter gauge steel? I think if it's aluminum skinned the PDR might not work. Anyone have this type of repair done on the tail gate?
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They can do it, especially if the tailgate has an access panel.
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They have access through the full width panel on the inner part of the tailgate, where the tailgate handle is accessed from
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The access pannel only allows access to the top 1/3-1/3 of the tail gate.

I have a dent near the bottom where that line in the tailgate goes as a "accent bend" as i call it and I didnt have access to push it out from behind
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My buddy had a dent in his tailgate on his 2011 RT, from his sister punching it or something weird...lol

His friend does PDR and drilled a small (like 1/8"-1/4") hole on the jamb of the tail gate and removed the dent(don't know how) then plugged the hole with a rubber plug. You'd never notice it, plus it's in the jamb and plugged. Very professional.
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