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Respraying in Bexley

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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 Bexley 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 Bexley (70 found)
Am Repairs
546 Jobs Completed
Welling
4.8 / 5

Services,mot's and repairs to all makes and models.
Free collection and delivery service from home or work around our local area in DA, SE and BR postcodes only and within a 5 mile radius.
We could still collect from further afield but would charge a £25 fee for doing so
We have large and loyal customer base due to our great customer service and strive to keep our customers as happy as can be.

Precision Rebuilds
5 Job Completed
purfleet
5.0 / 5

Welcome to Precision rebuilds First of all, I would like this opportunity to thank you for choosing us! Your business means everything to us and our goal is to provide you with a dealership service with a personal touch

We achieve this by providing a very high standard, combined with a professional service and value for money. Our workshop is based in Purfleet Essex

We are dedicated to offering a wide range of services and options, not to only keep you and your vehicle on the road, but to also continue to maintain a sterling level of service.

Professional and reliable vehicle servicing is important to us and we believe in completing your repair 'right first time'. We are able to achieve this, as our qualified and licensed technicians are of the highest quality and have the training and latest equipment necessary to conduct any level of repairs on your vehicle; from changing brake pads and servicing, to ECU remapping or even engine rebuilds.

We also believe in being transparent and honest with our customers and are not in the business of surprising our customers with work that was not discussed or adding “extras” once we have you in the workshop. If we carry out a service or repair and additional work is required, we will first send you a video showing you why this work is required and then we call you to discuss this in detail, so that you have full visibility and confidence knowing that you are dealing with professionals every step of the way.

If you would like to come to us, our garage is located just 2.4 miles away from purfleet station. Or It is 3 minutes away from the A13/M25
We have a comfortable waiting area available and you are more than welcome to enjoy a tea or coffee!

Swanley Garage
75 Jobs Completed
Swawnley
4.3 / 5

Welcome to Swanley Garage Services, on the following pages you will find some brief information about our Garage and the high quality, friendly and reliable services we offer to our wide range of happy and satisfied customers. We hope the information here will help answer any questions you may have about us or our services, however if you require any more enquiries please don’t hesitate to contact us as we will be more than happy to help in any way we can.

Swanley Garage Services is a new Modern, Clean and Professional Garage with 4 Main Dealer trained technicians and 3 MOT Testers. We offer a number of services including; Garage Services, MOT Centre, Air Conditioning, Tyres, Batteries, Laser Wheel Alignment, Servicing, Welding, Suspension, Steering, Brakes, Exhausts, Diagnostic’s, and Auto Electrical work.

KF Servicing & Repairs
23 Jobs Completed
Swanley
5.0 / 5

"Offering affordable car or van servicing, diagnostics, repairs, brakes, health checks and audio installations."

VIMS AUTO REPAIR LTD
12 Jobs Completed
Dartford
4.5 / 5

VIMS AUTO REPAIR LTD are a family-run garage based in Dartford, Kent. Our garage is a part of the Good Garage Scheme and adheres to RMI regulations. All of our technicians and mechanics have many years of hands on experience in the industry as well as being fully trained and qualified. Our services range from mechanical to electrical repairs including clutches, timing belts, injector cleaning, diagnostics, power steering, servicing. VIMS AUTO REPAIR LTD are proud to be the only garage in the region to provide engine decarbonisation services. We can even arrange for your vehicle to have an MOT and local emergency call outs. Providing free, no obligation quotes, we are very competitive with our prices. We can offer payment plan and we are Payment Assist registered, should you need any assistance.

A m Repairs
15 Jobs Completed
Welling
4.6 / 5

Am repairs is an experienced and affordable car maintenance and auto repair garage, which operates in Welling and further afield, such as in Bexleyheath, Plumstead and all surrounding areas. At AM Repairs, we pride ourselves on being an honest and reliable garage with great customer relations. We like going that extra mile to keep our customers happy and satisfied with the work we do and we have built up a large and loyal customer base over the past 25 years because of this reason.
With a team of highly skilled, highly trained, and fully experienced mechanics and team members, AM Repairs carries out car services, MOTs and auto repairs to the very highest of standards, for all makes and models of car. From experience working with Mini's to Mercedes', AM Repairs have designed a service to give customers complete peace of mind whilst also offering the very best value for money.
We offer a free local collection and delivery service on offer, as well as the use of a courtesy car while yours is being fixed. We constantly reach high standards of customer service by providing you with solutions in order to make your visit that little happier!
We look forward to giving you a warm welcome - and make sure to take a look at our latest reviews, too.

CDM MOTOR REPAIRS
3 Jobs Completed
Belvedere
5.0 / 5

"German car specialist, over 12 years in the trade. Fully qualified and up to date with latest vehicles. All makes and models welcome. Light commercial. FREE Collection and delivery available (local area) Contact for a quote "

Aperfection Limited
5 Jobs Completed
swanley
2.5 / 5

"We are a multi functional car and van repairs garage, located in the Swanley Village area, we also cover areas such as:

- Dartford
- Bromley
- Sevenoaks
- Hextable
- Orpington

We carry all the latest diagnostics equipment, so we're able to diagnose all sorts of faults, as well as carrying out the more common repair types, such as:

- Full Services
- Gearbox
- Clutches
- Engine
- Brake
- Head gaskets

We offer great value service, with same day repairs. Your vehicle can be collected and delivered back to you, the same day, alloying you to go to work and come back home, to your vehicle all fixed.We offer a full recovery and breakdown service and can take the vehicle back to our workshop and get it repaired, to save you time and money.We also specialize in commercial van sales, from all of the major blue chip companies, weekly stock at the lowest prices in the south east and London."

Ds mechanics
15 Jobs Completed
Crayford-Dartford
3.0 / 5

We are a family run business with Iver 10 years experience we cover all aspects of work from engine changes to servicing work per not checks
24/H recovery

F&M Autos LTD
Member since 06 November 2019
South Ockendon

F&M, the region’s fastest growing body repair centre, is located in an ideal position on the borders of London, Essex and Kent.

We are a family run business with an enviable reputation for top class body repairs at an affordable price. From Minis to Mercedes, single seaters to SUVs, our highly trained technicians have a wealth of experience to tackle any work, returning your much loved vehicle back to it’s showroom condition. We are trusted by many of the areas main dealer groups, so you can be confident in the amazing work we produce. Insurance accident repairs, accident recovery or simply some cosmetic paintwork finishing… no matter what you need, we can help.

Premier Autocentres Limited
Member since 03 January 2017
SIDCUP

With over 50 years experience, 5* Trustpilot reviews and on overall fantastic reputation from valued customers, we rank in the top ten of used automotive dealers.

We are happy to help with all makes of cars with a specialisation in Hyundai Approved Service. If you're looking for a dealer you can trust, look no further!

We're dedicated to providing a full spectrum of aftersales care, including maintenance and servicing. And naturally, all work is carried out to the highest standard by our team of Hyundai trained technicians, using only genuine parts.

Bridge Garage T/A Bellegrove Autos Ltd
Member since 26 March 2018
London

Welcome to Bellegrove Auto Service Ltd. Our 3 skilled mechanics have over 45 years combined experience in repairs and services. Scratches, dents, accident damage, mechanical malfunctions, and more can be addressed promptly when you bring it to us at Bell Grove Autos. Call us today to schedule an appointment and let us provide you with free repair estimate.

Our experienced professionals will work closely with your car’s engine, body, and more to improve the performance and aesthetics. From car body repairs to mechanical repairs to window tinting, we do it all.

Baseline Finishes
Member since 06 July 2020
Swanley

We are a company based in Swanley, United Kingdom specialising in automotive paint spraying, car body repair, car restoration, commercial body vehicles, metalwork spraying, internal and external paint spraying and furniture restoration. We have 10 years of experience in the industry. We have fully equipped paint shop where we can spray everything from old wooden cupboards to lorry trucks.

W J King (Sidcup)
Member since 17 December 2015
Sidcup

Welcome to WJ King Sidcup Kia Welcome to WJ King, one of the South East's largest privately owned Motor Group. With 14 Branches in the South East comprising of Kia, Hyundai, Vauxhall, Seat, Suzuki and Peugeot WJ King are well positioned to provide for all of your motoring needs. Specialists in all aspects including New Cars & Vans, Business Sales, Contract Hire & Leasing, Motability Contract Hire & Purchase together with Kia Approved Used Cars. Full support is provided by our extensive Aftersales Teams specialising in all aspects of service & repair work, including smart repairs to trim & bodywork, valeting and major accident work.

Claremont Motors LTD
Member since 13 January 2014
Dartford

"At Claremont we consider ourselves a local service for local people. We use genuine car parts that are in most cases supplied by the same part suppliers used by main dealers. This allows us to be, in some cases, up to 65 percent cheaper than a main dealer whilst offering a local, friendly and personal service."

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Respraying in Bexley

Average rating for  Respraying in Bexley bookings

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How much does Respraying cost in Bexley?

The cost of servicing, MOT and repairs differ across the country and Respraying 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 Bexley for Respraying on WhoCanFixMyCar.com for some of our top car makes.


Respraying Cost by Car Make in Bexley
Car MakeAverage PriceGet Quotes
BMW£408.43
Ford£459.62
Audi£503.60
Vauxhall£569.09
Volkswagen£496.03
Mercedes£476.17
Peugeot£382.91
Nissan£461.00

This table uses data from quotes provided on WhoCanFixMyCar.com between 22/06/2020 and 20/09/2020.

Car Respray Prices

The guide has been written to answer some of the questions you may have about Respraying your in Bexley. 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 Bexley 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 Bexley 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 15,159 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 Bexley;

  • 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 Bexley

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