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Robert did a great job at a fair price respraying two doors which had been badly "keyed".
Good service very good comunication work completed very quick would recommend
Went there for DPF cleaning and job was carried out to a high standard, few other issues were identified and fixed. Robert was very helpful and provided a great service. Would recommend.
Very very helpful always take the calls and call back in time best customer service i have ever seen
Rob was professional and took me through to the whole process of DPF.
Not so good at calling back. But did the job as promised
The whole roof and the top of the car has been repaired and repainted. Very quick turnaround and really good quality job.
The location is a bit difficult to find and next to very narrow road The workers look busy, so I needed to wait a bit The repair work itself is no problem and the price is cheaper than the other garages
Fantastic work done once again. Completed bodywork to a fantastic standard within 3 days. Extra spray job done for free aswell. Best in north west London
Amazing work and very quick! definitely recommend it
My experience at Alperton Car Clinic was great! The communication was amazing from the start - from booking an appointment very quickly to getting sent information about how to access the garage. Also, I was given an update through the day so that I could review what the best options were and what I decided to go for. Everyone was extremely friendly and professional. The price was also very competitive and the service impeccable. Overall, I cannot recommend enough Alperton Car Clinic and the great people working there.
This service is out of this world, I could recommend it to everyone.
extremely helpful and knowledgeable. really happy with it that I might switch them with my usual garage.
very friendly staff and clear explanation on what is going on
I supplied my own parts and did exactly what I wanted the mechanic to do. He even gave me feedback on what i should do to maintain my car.
I didn't use a garage on here as they me know straight away that from where I live I wasn't in the catchment area for the garage to be able to pick my car up.
Price for Mot and Servicing was very reasonable. Opted for the optional/recommended brake fluid change, otherwise would have been 145. Quite happy.
Everything went as it should have, car pick up was prompt and drop off as Communication was great after hours as well! Will recommend!
Polite and thorough and even offered me a cup of tea while I waited. When I asked how to proceed they called me up and arranged for the repairs to be done the same day. I didn't get a proper receipt detailing the repair for my records but other than that I have no reservations to go back again for other repairs.
Good service. Knew what they were doing. Picked up and dropped off car from my home, which was helpful.
Very satisfied with their work. My left passenger door and left rear door + bumper was damaged on roadside leaving a huge dent and full of scratches. They did a really nice job and the car looks brand new again. I do recommend it to others.
Great service. Good communication and friendly service throughout. No hard sell. All work done as agreed.
Very quick and helpful.
Perfect repair, on time and on estimate. Good communication. Great customer service! Have already recommended C and R! Thanks guys!
Amazing experience from start to finish. The family run business were polite and always curtious. My car was finished prestigiously.
Have to admit I have found my go to macanic. Not only did they sort out my car then made sure that I was running perfect before handing it back.
Mark was incredibly knowledgeable and fixed my car within an hour at the roadside. Meaning I could get to work that evening! Highky recommended on all counts. Will use them again!
Final price included extra work I requested. Original price paid for work as quoted. Very good, drop off late so be prepared for that.
Great service, great price. Highly recommended, would definitely use again. Thanks Mark.
Absolutely fantastic. Mark not only comes across as a really nice guy but the work he carries out is first rate. Did a bodywork job on my car in two days. In fact he did more than what I asked! The car came back and had even been cleaned (which I didn’t expect). I will never look anywhere else for any mechanical or bodywork again. Highly recommend.
Work was very professional. Would definitely recommend Auto Plaza
If you want a good job completed in great time and pay a reasonable price... 4 Fab Wheels is the place to go. The proficiency in their work and excellent customer service is why I would use them again! Thank you Billy and your team.
Really good repair of bumper, completley got rid of the scratches and cracks there was before. Best price aswell, quick service.
Hugely satisfied by the service provided by Auto Plaza. From the moment they first quoted contact was made easily and a date and time was easily arranged, even though i was going abroad they made it very easy for me find a time that suited me best to bring the car in. The job they did was outstanding and totally fixed my issue for a great price. I would highly recommend this garage.
The cost of servicing, MOT and repairs differ across the country and Bodyshop is not any different. Labour rates will be higher or lower depending on where in the country you are. Take a look below at the average quote in Harrow for Bodyshop on WhoCanFixMyCar.com for some of our top car makes.
This table uses data from quotes provided on WhoCanFixMyCar.com between 21/12/2018 and 21/03/2019.
Hopefully our FAQ section has answered some of the questions you may have about bodywork repair. However, if you would like more information, we have the produced the following guide to help you understand the subject in greater detail.
Body work repair covers a wide range of job types which means the cost will vary greatly as well as the length of time it will take to carry out.
Panel beating is a job carried out by specialist bodywork technicians who are able to utilise specific tools and techniques to reshape the metal on the body of a car.
If you are involved in an accident, it will often be the body that takes the brunt of the damage as panels on a car are designed to absorb impact and reduce the force of a crash by cushioning the blow.
Even though a car may have suffered a huge impact, it doesn’t always mean that the panels need to be replaced.
Panel bashing involves using a huge variety of tools to manipulate the metal and get it back to it's original shape.
Depending on the extent of the damage, the amount of time and money spent will vary, however the cost is likely to be less than replacing an entire panel.
Getting a respray is a quick and easy job which most specialist body shops will be able to carry out.
Depending on the facilities at the body shop you choose, the time the job will take will vary.
Some specialists will have state of the art spraying booths and work with classic and high end cars, these facilities will be able to deliver the highest quality of respray work as the paint and delivery system will be the best available.
However, the job is likely to be more expensive than a conventional body shop.
The time taken and cost of the service will depend on the type of paint and the size of the area requiring respray.
Wrapping a car can help protect the paintwork from weather, chipping and rusting as well as UV rays which can fade the paint on your car.
Furthermore, if you happen to scratch or scuff your car, the wrapping will take the brunt of the damage and so protect the underlying paint.
You can have your car wrapped to display specific graphics if you are interested in changing the aesthetic of your car.
If you want a stripe on your car or other shapes, you can make the request from a specialist who will provide you with a quote.
Before a vinyl wrap is applied; all of the lights, door handles, trims and badges will be removed from the body of the car.
Special car wrapping surface cleaner will then be applied to your car before the wrap is applied.
The car wrap will can then be applied to the properly.
Once more, the time taken to complete the work depending on the size and shape of the piece.
Welding is an important part of bodywork car repair as it is essential for fixing different pieces of metal together.
Welding is a highly skilled job and should not be attempted unless you are a trained professional.
There are a huge amount of uses for welding on a vehicle as new parts can be created and existing ones can be repaired.
Many different parts of a car can be repaired with the help of a welding expert so do not think your car is written off if something falls out of the engine!
If you have been in an accident, we hope you're ok!
When it comes to having your car fixed after an accident it can be a toss up as to how much it will cost and how long the car will take to be repaired as the extent of the damage will be completely different from one to the next.
It's can be impossible to understand the extent of the damage to your vehicle after an accident so it's vital that you get more than one quote, as the cost could vary by hundreds of pounds from one garage to the next.
Rust removal can be a job completed without the need of a mechanic, however it depends on the extent of the damage and the area which is affected.
Rust forms when an anode, cathode and electrolyte combine.
The metal in your car acts as the cathode and anode which reacts with water (the electrolyte).
Even if your car is under cover, rust will form as a result of these elements coming together if the climate is humid enough.
You can buy specific products online which can help remove rust which are effective at repairing damage, however its effectiveness will vary on the extent of the damage.
The cost of a rust repair will once more depend on the extent of the damage.
Getting a scratch or scruff is common for cars in the UK however they can be perfectly removed with the right technical knowledge, tools and materials.
It’s important to remember that even if you have suffered from extensive scratching or scuffs, a trained professional has the ability to remove them with precision.
Removing a scratch is far cheaper than having an entire body piece replaced like a bumper so always check with a body shop to see if they can remove a scratch before replacing anything.
On average it doesn’t take too long to have your body work repaired when it comes to scratches and scruffs.
It’s important that you get a car scratch removed as soon as possible as it may get worse over time and the value of your vehicle will reduce!
Having a scratch removed by an expert is the best option unless you are a trained professional, as there are a variety of materials and techniques involved in the process.
The cost and time taken to complete the work will depend entirely on the extent of the damage to the body work so make sure to get as many quotes as possible to avoid paying over the odds.
The mechanic will apply the paint to the car scratch, or car scuff, as part of the bodywork repair.
The Paintwork repair required for removing car scratches and car scuffs shouldn’t vary in time or cost greatly, from garage to garage.
The bodywork required on a car restoration will be significant as whole panels are likely to require replacement and the ones which stay as part of the original vehicle, will need to be welded, have rust and scratches removed.
A full restoration make take years and they often do, as mechanics and hobbyists use their spare time and money to build their own cars.
A huge amount of car body work will be required on restorations as all of the components will be required to be removed and fixed back into place during different stages of the work.
Dent repair is one of the biggest parts of body work repair and is essentially the same as panel beating or panel bashing which is covered at the top of this guide.
SMART repair (Small, Medium Area Repair Technology) is a type of service offered by mechanics which is includes the use of specialised tools, paints and materials to provide your car with a good as new finish on an area which may be damaged.
Before the technology existed, if a panel was damaged, the entire piece would have to be replaced meaning more money and time would have to be spent on car maintenance.
The advances in technology mean that the speed and effectiveness of body work repair is significantly improved.
According to YouGov research, 65% of cars in the UK are carrying damage which could easily be repaired using SMART repair.
The specific jobs included in this type of body work are;
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