16.5. Repair of considerable damages of a body

In case of serious damages or in need of replacement of extensive areas of a body, owing to neglect to care of the car, the new panel has to be welded on upon the car entirely. It is better to charge performance of this work to professionals.

In case damage is sustained owing to blow, it is also necessary to check whether took away the bearing parts of a body that can be made with a sufficient accuracy only in representative office of SAAB at whose order there are special templates.

Leaving of elements of a body not leveled is, first, dangerous owing to decrease in controllability of the car and, secondly, owing to emergence of excessive tension in suspension bracket elements, steering system and, perhaps, transmissions, can result in the increased wear of elements of the car or to their exit out of operation. First of all it concerns such details of the car as tires.