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Ding removal

I would be grateful for any advice as to how I can get a ding on the F/N/S wing removed. Is there an easy/cheap way of doing this?
I sustained this on the ferry returning from France. I suspect it was done by someones duty free bottle in bag swinging against the wing.
Now I've done a bit of claying and waxing this dent shows up horribly.
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Hello lake view, there may be a way to lose this; body shops can often use a small amount of heat to stop the paint cracking, and a tool which looks like a giant pair of calipers (measuring, not brake!) to tease the dent out. Alternatively you could try heating, and very gently tapping it out from inside the inner wing. If you do, please go slowly, as you will only get one shot at it and don't get it so hot you end up stripping the paint! Whereabouts in Somerset are you? as I have a brilliant paint/ bodywork chap in our local village, and even if he is too busy to do the job, his advice is excellent.

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