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Respraying in Bedminster

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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 Bedminster 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 Bedminster (39 found)
Dents R Us.
5 Jobs Completed
Bristol
5.0 / 5

Dents R Us – Car and Van Bodywork and Smart repair company based in Bishopsworth, Bristol right next door to Advantage4Vans, boasting brand new state-of-the-art spray booth and the very latest high tech paint schemes, ensuring your vehicle is repaired to an exceptional standard.

We are also proud to announce that heading up the operation is the very skilled kenny Peacey, kenny has joined us to bring a wealth of skill and experience to our brand new and exciting business.

kenny s hands-on and has extensive knowledge of every aspect of vehicle repair, after working solely in the car restoration and crash repair industry since 1989.

Fully ATA accredited to ensure your vehicle is repaired to an industry recognised and approved standard.
Fully VDA accredited to ensure all accident damage is assessed correctly and repairs are carried out in line with strict BSI Regulations.
Fully skilled in all aspects of accident repairs, whether it be a minor cosmetic scuff or scratch to any extensive collision repair.

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

To be completed

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!

AP Autocare Ltd
57 Jobs Completed
bristol
4.9 / 5

"Celebrating over 40 years of Business in 2016, We have also just opened our new on-site bodyshop, just pop in for an estimate. Located within walking distance of Bristol City Centre and Temple Meads Train Station, AP Autocare Ltd. Established in 1976 as a French car specialist for Peugeot, Citroen and Renault. Over the years we have grown to become one of the most reputable MOT Service, Repair and Diagnostic centres in Bristol. Over recent years our customers have followed market trends and purchased different manufacturers vehicles. Following these changes we have responded by employing dedicated staff and investing greatly to become specialists for these manufacturers. AP Autocare is dedicated to becoming Bristol's largest independent multi manufacturer specialist. We are now capable of carrying out dealer level work to the highest of standards for Porsche, BMW, Mini, VW, Audi, Skoda and Seat but it doesn't stop there: With recent investments we have purchased state of the art diagnostic equipment, as you would find in a dealership. Allowing us to carry out the most advanced diagnostics, which other independents are not able to do. This also includes carrying out the latest control unit software updates on your vehicle. We are able to diagnose, replace and re-programme the most sophisticated control units on the latest modern vehicles which would normally be main dealer repairs only. With our continual investments, dedicated staff and training programmes all backed up with a huge range of specialist tools and equipment that gives us the leading edge when it comes to vehicle repair."

C.T Garages Ltd
32 Jobs Completed
Bedminster
4.3 / 5

Professional garage services in Bedminster, Bristol.
C.T Garages Ltd provide professional vehicle repairs and maintenance in the Bristol area.We offer competitive prices for a friendly and efficient service. With our excellent reputation and qualified mechanics, we guarantee you will not be disappointed. We work on all makes and models of vehicle, including light commercials.

BTA GARAGE
11 Jobs Completed
Bedminster
5.0 / 5

Local independent garage with competitive prices

PD Cars Bristol
2 Jobs Completed
Bristol
5.0 / 5

"PD Cars has been an established business for more than 20 years in the Bishopston/ Henleaze area. Over time we have built up a reputation for being a reliable and trustworthy business, offering a high quality of service. We have a loyal customer base and a great reputation amongst the local trade who often call on our expertise. We use genuine Volkswagen, Audi, Seat, and Skoda parts to service and repair your car, at competitive prices. We have fully equipped workshops with facilities to handle anything from a light bulb to engine replacements, and technicians with specialist knowledge in repairing your car. We also have a variety of servicing schedules, giving you more choice when servicing your car. We can also MOT all makes and models. With modern vehicles becoming more electrically complex, the need to have the latest diagnostic equipment has increased. Therefore we use the latest VAG diagnostic equipment dedicated to aid in troubleshooting any problems that may arise with your vehicle. Using the latest VAG technology gives the most accurate solution to your cars problem rather than wasting time and money on an incorrect diagnosis. We can also supply and program spare keys and modules to your vehicle at competitive prices."

PC Motors.
Member since 22 July 2019
Bristol

PC Motors

Wessex (Bristol)
Member since 30 December 2015
Bristol

Wessex Kia - Bristol. We can service/MOT any make of vehicle to a high standard. All of our technicians are competent in there work & are trained to a high standard with on going training to maintain high standards, we have great facilities on site with a massive choice of new & used vehicles

Drive Vauxhall Bristol Central
Member since 14 November 2014
Bristol

Here at Drive Vauxhall in Central Bristol, we promise the highest industry standards and a hassle-free, great value experience every time. Jason and his team provide the best advice, care & special offers to keep the maintaining of your Vauxhall as easy as possible.As an award-winning authorised repairer and approved MOT centre, we have Vauxhall-trained technicians, the latest equipment & technology and we'll use genuine Vauxhall parts every time. We'll also do a free full Vehicle Health Check, that way you can be confident that your car is in the best condition whenever you visit us.While your car is getting some TLC in the workshop and its free wash & vac, we'll look after you with longer opening hours, flexible booking times and complimentary tea, coffee & wifi.Also, let us know if you need a while-you-wait appointment, free local collection & delivery or a hire car to keep you on the road.We cannot wait to work on your vehicle!

Karly Kars
Member since 19 January 2015
Redland

Karly Kars is a family run business with over 30 years experience. based in Redland, Bristol we pride ourselves on an honest and clear approach to our customers. We offer a comprehensive service from MOT's and servicing to major engine and transmission work as well as specialising in modern vehicle electronic management systems.
Our promise to you is that you will never be charged for something you weren't aware of.

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."

UK Carbody
Member since 18 November 2015
Bristol

UK Carbody is a BSI Kitemark-accredited car bodyshop with a excellent reputation for high quality car body repairs in Bristol and the surrounding areas. We are also able to offer a range of mechanical repairs. The garage is located within Bristol city centre, 5 minutes from the M32 & has excellent access to the M4 & M5 corridors, enabling us to quickly reach all the towns within Bristol.

Brookfield Garage
Member since 11 April 2017
Bristol

If you are looking for great savings on quality used cars in the Bristol area , then you have reached the right place. Brookfield Garage Limited are a specialist used car dealer based in Horfield, Bristol . We are proud to offer you a first class customer service and very competitive pricing, so please browse our stock list. At Brookfield Garage Limited we stock a range of used cars to suit all budgets and lifestyles so we are sure to have the right car for you.
If you are looking for a second hand car in Bristol , then don't delay, call us today to book a test drive. In order to offer cars to suit everyone we make sure that we update our stock list regularly. It is therefore always worth giving us a call, even if you don't see what you are looking for on our website.
We realise that buying a car can be a daunting experience, but don't worry, we are well established within the Bristol area and come with a great reputation. Furthermore we offer excellent advice and experience on vehicles and vehicle maintenance. Our friendly staff will go the extra mile to guarantee that you receive the advice you need. This is the reason why many of our customers keep coming back to us.
At Brookfield Garage Limited we don't just sell cars, we do everything possible to get you driving your perfect car. Why not come along to our used car dealership in Bristol? Pete and the team look forward to meeting you!

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Respraying in Bedminster

Car Respray Prices

The guide has been written to answer some of the questions you may have about Respraying your in Bedminster. 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 Bedminster 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 Bedminster 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 15,162 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 Bedminster;

  • 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 Bedminster

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