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I had the motor COMPLETELY rebuilt and was going to get a new paint job and drive my cruiser till the wheels fell off. I was so excited to get the most expensive part of the project out of the way and then BAM a 100 year hail storm here in cullman beat up the body.. (you can google Cullman Hail Storm) I just dont have the money for the body work and can't find a body with a bad motor to swap.. I just wanna sell it.. im broken hearted about it. but maybe someone else can get some good use out of it.. I paid 1800 to rebuild it and only want $1200 for the whole car. There are tons of other parts the car can still be used for... seats, windows and motors. tail lights ect.. i just can't do the restore now and have to buy something else.. call me if you have questions 2052005760
 

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If "the plan" was to paint anyway, why not try to get the dents out?
What you want to do is "shrink" the metal. So, strip off the paint with a feather edger, mark the dents with a magic marker, carefully heat the metal with a torch, not red hot, but turning colour, then hit the dent with a wet rag you have soaking in a pail of cold water, the metal shrinks and pulls the dent out. When you are all done prime with high solid primer and block sand.
 

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Replace broken windows and glass and just drive it?

Plenty of broken down PT Cruisers sitting parked, there is one about 4 houses to my left across the street, that is backed in up to the garage door.

I know they are doing that to most likely hide expired registration on license plate so HOA doesn't fine them for having a car that isn't being driven.

You just spent $ to have engine rebuilt, if I were you I would just drive it, as your beater car.

PS my 2007 PT Cruiser is my beater car.
 

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I'll drive it till the wheels fall off - dents and all. In fact unless its got dents, rust and makes some ungodly but harmless noises and has 100K miles, I am not even interested in it. What can I say
Cool.
Srinath.
 
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