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Respraying in Bath

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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 Bath 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.

Enter your reg, describe what's needed (or upload photos) and our specialists will competitively quote for your work. Simply check their prices and reviews, and take your pick!
Top garages for Respraying in Bath (49 found)
VASS OF BATH
77 Jobs Completed
bath
5.0 / 5

VW AUDI SPECIALIST VW TRAINED MASTER TECH . FULL VAG DIAGNOSTIC EQUIPMENT AS USED IN DEALER WITH CONNECTION TO GERMANY FOR SOFTWARE UPGRADES AND COMPONENT UNLOCK ON AUDI . SERVICING AND REPAIR USING GENUINE PARTS AT UP TO HALF DEALER PRICES . COLLECTION AND DELIVERY SERVICE ON REQUEST . NHS AND STUDENT DISCOUNT .

Monster Gear Garage
332 Jobs Completed
Bristol
4.9 / 5

We are an independent 5 star garage with high experienced technicians that will take care of your vehicle, we cover a wide range of repairs like:
MOT repairs
Servicing
Air Con Regas
Air Con Recharge
Brakes
Clutches
Timing belt / chain replacements
Welding
Diagnostics
Engine repairs / replacement

Drive in with no appointment. If you wish to wait while your car is being repaired we have a luxury waiting area with TV, Wi-Fi and free hot drinks. Our garage is a comfortable place for you and your vehicle.

LoveYrMotor
24 Job Completed
Bristol
4.8 / 5

LoveYrMotor is an accident repair centre based just off the A4174 in Kingswood. We have over a decade worth of experience in body and accident repairs. With fully qualified technicians, you can be sure your vehicle is in good hands!

Priding ourselves in being the better route to your vehicle body repairs, we offer top quality repairs, with a 5-Year Warranty.

Why not ask us about our payment options? We offer 0% finance, as well as being able to pay your insurance excess so the repair costs you nothing! We are also able to offer a same day courtesy car if you’re not at fault.

We have a 5* rated service on Google and TrustATrader, so you can be sure of a factory finish repair, and excellent customer service!

Fixed by Fordy
78 Jobs Completed
Holcombe
4.6 / 5

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Meads Of Melksham
13 Job Completed
Melksham
5.0 / 5

Mead's of Melksham is a small, family run, independent garage that undertakes servicing and repairs for all makes and models of cars and vans. Kevan Freeland opened the business in 2011 as Freeland Automotive Ltd. We have offered a first-class service to our customers ever since. Now semi-retired, Kevan is off to enjoy some well earned rest while Adam Mead – part of the team from day one – has taken over the reins and has rebranded the company with the intention of taking customer care and satisfaction to the next level.

24/7 Auto Repairs Ltd
180 Jobs Completed
Bristol
4.9 / 5

When we say 24/7, we mean it. Our engineers are available all hours of the day, even on Sunday.

Our mechanics in Bristol are efficient, friendly and hard working. You can access affordable repairs in no time.

At 24/7 Auto Repairs Ltd, we are committed to providing customers with an all-round, easily accessible mechanic service.

MPS Services
14 Jobs Completed
whitchurch
5.0 / 5

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AJ Taylor Collision Repair Centre
4 Jobs Completed
Bristol
5.0 / 5

AJ Taylor Collision Repair Centre was formed over 30 years ago by Tony Taylor and Paul Allen and we still occupy the same premises in Fishponds, Bristol as when we first started!

Honesty, quality and excellent workmanship are the ingredients to our success and we believe that to achieve the best you must invest in the best; in our staff training and high quality tools.

We employ 8 personnel and all of our experienced technicians are ATA accredited or are working toward it.

We are a PAS 125 accredited body shop which not only allows us to display the BSI kitemark but also assures you that your car will be repaired to a very high standard and returned to you as it was before the accident.

We have a very friendly reception/office to deal with all of your queries, so get in touch today!

Hinton Services Ltd
10 Jobs Completed
Trowbridge
4.5 / 5

We, at Hinton Services located in Wiltshire, just off the A350 are ready to tackle your car's demands. Whether your problem is big or small, we can take all of your vehicle worries away. We understand how reliant on vehicles we are today, and also how much it can affect family and business being without your vehicle for any length of time. That is why we aim to deal with your problems as quickly, efficiently and as cost effectively as possible.We offer a collection and delivery service from and to your place of work or your home. Courtesy vehicles are also available, but these are subject to availability so booking is recommended. We are able to service and repair almost all fleet and lease vehicles through the 1 link platform for companies.We are an MOT testing station for class IV vehicles and can provide pre-MOT inspections on class VII and commercial vehicles up to 7.5 tons. We can provide servicing and repairs on all makes and models, including 4x4's, commercial vehicles up to 7.5 tons, vintage cars and even quadbikes. For replacement we only use quality branded, standard parts.Because we hold a CPC certificate we can give you periodic safety inspections for operator licensed vehicles to the VOSA standard. We also welcome fleet work, with booking available for lease companies through the 1 Link system.

Paint Tec.
3 Job Completed
Bristol
5.0 / 5

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Wallmead Motors Ltd
32 Jobs Completed
Bath
3.0 / 5

We are an established local independent garage and are proud to be members of Autofirst Network – a nationwide network of independent garages operating to the Network’s 6 core values of Capability, Consistency, Care, Clarity, Cost Effectiveness and Customer Focus.

For your added peace of mind we are members of the Motor Ombudsman service which is approved by The Trading Standards Institute. In short, we are a local garage you can trust offering you the support and service guarantees of a national network at affordable prices, giving you complete peace of mind that your vehicle is in good hands.

ARN Automotive
Member since 07 September 2019
Coleford

Small local garage based on the outskirts of Coleford and Holecombe offering a range of services on cars, vans and motorbikes also offering breakdown and recovery.

Henrietta Mews Garage Ltd
Member since 12 March 2020
Bath

"We have been established for 90 years and provide reliable and professional vehicle repairs and services. We are based in Bath and work throughout the surrounding areas.Our vehicle servicing in Bath is the best in the area due to our unmatched level of service and our friendly and professional attitude towards our clients. Our services are available to all of the general public and also small business clients.We have a wide range of quality and professionals services which include: MOTs, Servicing, Welding, Air conditioning, Brakes and Clutches.As a leading garage in Bath we aim to achieve 100% client satisfaction on all our work so we keep our name at the top. This ensures repeat business and future recommendations. All our mechanics are fully qualified, time served professionals who take great pride in their work. We believe in a friendly, trustworthy service where we work hard to provide the best possible service.Whether you require vehicle repairs in Bath or you need an MOT in Bath, we are the friendly professionals for all your needs. We are also an import centre!"

Allen Group (Bath)
Member since 14 August 2017
Bath

Allen Kia Bath Service Department offers a very high level of expertise thanks to the high number of Kia trained individuals working here. We have specialists in all fields of modern motoring technology and are able to cater for every individuals needs. We can supply courtesy cars, offer collection and delivery (within a 15 mile radius) or even while you wait servicing in comfortable, spacious surroundings with refreshments supplied. Should you require we can offer lifts to local amenities. We understand value for money and here at Allen Kia. Who says main dealer servicing should be expensive ? So for more information contact the team on 0845 358 3535 or visit us at www.allenkia.co.uk

Bond Motor Services Ltd
Member since 02 August 2011
Bristol

"Welcome to Bond Motor Services Ltd, a modern-thinking Motor Dealership and Repair Centre with a focus on traditional values and Service. We offer competitive Vehicle Servicing, Mechanical Repairs, Tyre Services and MOTs. Bond motor Services undertake the servicing and repair of all makes and models of cars and vans. Established for more than 15 years, proprietor Gary Bond expects nothing but the best from his team of qualified Technicians, and will ensure that both you and your car receive the very best of service. From your first contact you can expect friendly and open discussion about your vehicle and any work required, at an agreed and competitive price- This level of service and communication will continue, keeping you fully informed right up to the point when your vehicle is ready for collection."

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Respraying in Bath

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Car Respray Prices

The guide has been written to answer some of the questions you may have about Respraying your in Bath. 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 Bath 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 Bath 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 15,154 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 Bath;

  • 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 Bath

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