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Respraying in Ashby-de-la-Zouch

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A Full Respray or even Panel Respraying can take years off of your , but it's vital to use a bodyshop around Ashby-de-la-Zouch with the experience and equipment to finish the job to a high standard, at great value. Fortunatly ALL our Paint Shops and Bodyshops fulfil that criteria.

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Top garages for Respraying in Ashby-de-la-Zouch (29 found)
Auto-Line MOT Center
67 Jobs Completed
derby
5.0 / 5

Here at Auto-Line we offer high quality servicing and mechanical repairs for low prices. We carry out any repairs to industry standard service manual labor times.

We also offer a free collection and delivery service and vehicle movement services, which are subject to availability.

We are a small close-knit team of two technicians with over 30 years of experience between us. We have a real passion for what we do and carry out every single job, no matter how big or small, to the highest standards as we would our own vehicle.

Owner Oliver is fully licensed, insured and qualified in the following;
DVSA registered Authorised Examiner and mot tester
Automotive Refrigerant Handling (ECLevel 3 Award (IMI Awards Ltd)
Light Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Competence, Level 3 Diploma (IMI Awards Ltd)
Light Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Principles, Level 2 Diploma (IMI Awards Ltd).
Numerous product courses with Ford
Numerous product course with jaguar land rover
Numerous product courses with BMW

Richard is a landrover master technician
Very experienced with all makes and models as comes from and aftermarket background.
Light Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Competence, Level 3 Diploma (IMI Awards Ltd)

SPG Burton On Trent
Member since 22 March 2016
BURTON ON TRENT

We are a Renault and Dacia main dealer with the knowledge, specific tooling and diagnostic equipment to efficiently repair and maintain all Renault and Dacia vehicles. Competitive service and MOT prices are only but a few of the surprises we can offer you. If you live within 10 miles of our dealership, we are able to provide you with our collect and deliver service. If you have somewhere to be whilst your vehicle is being repaired, we offer a courtesy car service. With every job; we complete a free vehicle health check to provide total peace of mind. In addition, all Renault approved parts come with a one year guarantee!

Burton Kia
Member since 15 January 2016
Burton upon Trent

We are an independent Kia franchise dealership and with over 10 years experience of running the site the management team pride themselves on providing a truly professional consumer focused sales experience. Our staff have been specifically trained to ensure whatever your enquiry we will be able to give you the correct guidance first time every time. If you have any questions about us or our service we are always happy to take the time to answer them and explain all that you need to know.

E D M Garage Services
Member since 23 June 2011
Findern

"Nic Brown set up the business in Derby in February 2002, having worked for The AA as a patrolman for nearly five years. Prior to this Nic started out as an apprentice, worked as a mechanic and technician before branching out alone, so he brings a wealth of experience and knowledge. All work is carried out by our professional team of qualified mechanics and service technicians who are knowledgeable and importantly, focus on satisfaction and customer care. EDM Garage Services and Car Sales are a Unipart Premier Car Care Centre meaning we are able to offer you a comprehensive national warranty. We also have just been accredited with BSI kite mark accreditation. We offer a full range of workshop facilities employing highly trained and skilled technicians capable of servicing all makes and models of vehicle."

CASTLE DONINGTON SERVICE CENTRE
Member since 11 May 2017
Derby

We are located in the centre of Castle Donington at 101Bondgate Castle Donington Derby DE74 2NS on the main road. We cover servicing, repairs and MOT's on all makes of cars and vans including class 5 and 7 and motorhomes. We also offer a free courtesy car whilst your vehicle is in for repair,servicing or MOT. We also do Tyres, puncture repairs, Batteries, Brakes, Cambelts, Exhausts, Welding , Airconditioning Regas, Engine Diagnostics

Auto Service Centre
Member since 11 May 2017
EAST MIDLANDS AIRPORT

We are a local garage you can trust for great quality and good value service and repair work. Our team of experienced, trained technicians abide by the Motorcodes code of conduct, giving you, the motorist the confidence that your vehicle is in safe hands.

Inchcape (Burton)
Member since 29 June 2015
Burton-on-Trent

offers professional, competitively priced ownership services, along with exceptional customer service. Our expertly trained staff are on hand to ensure you and your Toyota receive the best care possible, and we will only ever use Toyota genuine parts on your Toyota.

Allen’s Autocare
Member since 11 May 2017
Derby

Allen’s Autocare Ltd is a family run business that is committed to providing quality services to our customers at excellent prices. We pride ourselves on offering a warm and friendly service with honest and practical advice that you would expect from a family run garage
In order to provide our customers with peace of mind, we joined Trust My Garage.

T L Darby
Member since 09 August 2017
Burton On Trent

T L Darby Volkswagen has been established as a franchise dealer in Burton-upon-Trent celebrating its 50th Anniversary this year, and during this time we’ve developed a reputation for excellence in keeping with the manufacturer’s own high standards.

We are among the region’s leading names for new and used car sales and aftersales support, which comprises servicing, accident repairs, MOT testing and genuine parts sales. We’re also a proud champion of the Motability scheme, and continue to serve motorists beyond Staffordshire with our complete offering.

It is this comprehensive range of services that separates us from all others, as virtually all motoring requirements can be met whether you are a private or business customer. This includes financial support through manageable finance packages designed to make motoring more affordable.

Having scored highly in the annual Volkswagen Business Excellence awards, and with a relocation in 2014 to a new purpose-built site, we continue to develop and grow as a business, helping us to fulfil our mission statement: ‘Working together as a team to provide our customers and each other with an individual and memorable experience, every time, with nothing left to chance’.

Click through our website for more information on T L Darby Volkswagen, to explore the available vehicles and for details on our support services. You can also follow all developments from

General Auto Services
Member since 08 October 2014
Swadlincote

Established 2011

LE Scoobies
Member since 23 January 2017
derby

subaru specialist

R&s mobile repair service
Member since 30 December 2013
Coalville

I trained as a mechanic with a ford main dealer was there for 12 years. I only went mobile because the dealer closed last year and wanted to work for myself.

R M Services
Member since 13 December 2018
Hathern

R M Services

AJ Autos
Member since 07 June 2015
Burton upon Trent

25 years in the business. Specialty in luxury cars servicing and maintenance.

Archways Motors
Member since 11 October 2011
Derby

Archway Motors of Finden Ltd is an independent Vauxhall Specialist garage situated in the heart of the East Midlands.We can offer a complete range of Servicing and MOTs for all make and Models.

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Respraying in Ashby-de-la-Zouch

Car Respray Prices

The guide has been written to answer some of the questions you may have about Respraying your in Ashby-de-la-Zouch. We have the produced the following guide to help you understand what is involved in the job and what you need to do if you would like to carry the car respray out yourself.

Having the paint on your car resprayed is a great way to restore its appearance and cover up any scratches, scuffs or fading that may have built up over time.

You can try to respray a car yourself however the finish will not be as professional unless you are an expert.

Specialist bodyshops in Ashby-de-la-Zouch will be able to provide you with a fresh and quality finish which is why recommend getting quotes to see how much it will cost.

All you have to do is fill in your personal details and the detials of your car and we will then be able to find the best local bodyshops or gargaes to provide car respray quotes directly to you.

What is involved during a car respray?

A car respray can be a messy job which is why using a bodyshop with a specifically designed area is the best way to ensure quality.

After cleaning the car with soap and water, the mechanic will scrub your with a special sanding sponge which will help the new paint stick to the car.

All of the windows, tyres and trimmings will then be covered with newspaper and sheets as it is important not to get any paint on these parts.

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Different garages have different spaces for respraying a car as some will have specialised machinery and rooms whereas others will carry out the respray in a conventional space. The mechanics themselves may spray your manually as opposed to using machines if they are not a specialist body shop.

Having a professional carry out a car respray will ensure the quality of the job is ensured however if the cost of a car respray is too much you can always try it yourself.

At WhoCanFixMyCar we would recommend that you post the job in the form above and simply wait to see how much garages in Ashby-de-la-Zouch will charge for the job. It’s a completely free service so it is worth finding out before you decide to respray your own car.

Below are the steps you need to take to respray your own car properly if the quotes you have received are too expensive.

How to Respray a Car

Materials for car spray

You need to gather all of the supplies required to respray your which includes; 5-10 cans of paint cans (depending on the size of your car), masking tape, lots of newspaper, a paint drip cloth, a sanding sponge, 3-4 cans of flat grey spray primer and rust killer spray.

All of these supplies can be bought online.

Where to respray a car

It is essential that you carry out the respray on your in a well ventilated area however this cannot simply be somewhere outside. If there is a high amount of sun exposure to the paint then it will ruin the work you have done, similarly, if it rains the pain will run and cause streaking on your .

Many people who decide to respray their own cars do so in a garage. If you are considering doing the same thing it is vital that you cover the entire area including the floors and walls. The paint will get everywhere so cover everything!

Cleaning before a car respray

Your needs to be completely clean and dry for the new layer of paint to stick to the exterior properly.

You should take your car to a car wash or carry out a through clean yourself with hot soapy water. This may be better than a car wash as the drive back home may result in your car picking up dirt on the journey.

Preparing a before a respray

This is where you make use of your sanding sponge. Wet the sponge and scrub the entire area which will be resprayed. This will help the new layer of paint stick to the car.

Dry the car before respray

As soon as you have finished scrubbing the car with the wet sanding sponge, its time to dry the car. once more this is a vital part of getting the ready for a respray.

If the weather is suitable and dry, leave the out to dry further.

Remove rust before a respray

If there are any rusted areas on the car then you need to ensure that they are as sanded down as much as possible as this will help the new paint cover the damage.

You also need to ensure that all of the dirt is removed from the rusted areas as this will prevent the new paint from sticking to the car.

Using spray on rust killer is a good way of helping the paint stick properly. Ensure any rusted area are covered by rust killer.

Cover the windows before a respray

As soon as the car is bone dry, it’s time to cover all of the fittings such as the windows, wheels and handles with masking tape, newspaper and sheets.

Respraying a car

Now you can begin respraying your . Start by using the primer on the rusted areas as this will also help with covering the damage effectively.

Cover everything during a car respray

As soon as all of the damaged area are covered in primer, you can begin respraying the . It is important to focus on one area of the car at a time. Such as all of the car doors individually, then the bumpers and so on. It is important to provide a light and even coat the first time around. Once this is complete you can begin with the second and third coat.

The car spray paint that you use will carry instructions in regards to how long it will take to dry so make sure to pay attention, as it may vary from brand to brand.

If you follow these instructions properly, you will have a great chance of carrying out a professional looking job.

However, there is a huge amount of care and attention required to perform an expert job which is why we would recommend having a body shop or mechanic carry out the car respray.

Finding a mechanic you can trust to do a good job and charge a fair price, is not always easy, which is why we've simplified the process.

We work with a network of 15,165 mechanics and garages across the UK so we can find competitive car respray deals for you.

To find the best car resprays available in your Ashby-de-la-Zouch;

  • Enter your car registration number
  • Give us a few details about your car and your requirements
  • We’ll send you a great selection of quotes from mechanics and garages in Ashby-de-la-Zouch

You can then compare the quotes and read reviews from previous customers to find the best deal before booking the car respray online.