Close
Customer NoticeMany of our garages remain open in these difficult times, supporting essential travel. If you have any maintenance requirements please add your job to the site and you will be contacted by garages or offered an option to use our concierge service. We are here to help.

Respraying in Burton upon Trent

Compare, Book, Repair. Save.
Price Guarantee
Our price match promise
Best Local Garages
'Excellent' - 4.5/5 Trustpilot
Save £76.79
Average driver saving

Considering respraying work? Make sure you compare prices and reviews first.



A Full Respray or even Panel Respraying can take years off of your , but it's vital to use a bodyshop around Burton upon Trent 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 Burton upon Trent (14 found)
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.

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.

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

AJ Autos
Member since 07 June 2015
Burton upon Trent

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

Speedys Wheels Burton
Member since 23 September 2011
Burton On Trent

Speedys Wheels Burton has been established for over 15 years now. We pride ourselves on providing a professional service at a highly competitive price. Our unique and innovative business model allows us to keep costs low and has the flexibility to meet your specific needs. With branches all over the East Midlands we're sure we have your choice of wheels or tyres in stock.

jdl motors
Member since 21 December 2011
burton on trent

mobile mechanical services inc welding have workshop acess

M.H. Vehicle Services
Member since 03 May 2017
TUTBURY

We are a reliable, trustworthy, experienced and approved independent garage offering vehicle servicing, MOTs and repairs from our base in Fauld, Near Tutbury, Burton On Trent.

M.H. Vehicle Services is a proud member of the Autocare & Approved Garages networks and we serve a large local area with many happy customers from Burton on Trent to Uttoxeter and throughout Staffordshire and Derbyshire.

We follow a strict code of practice and are regularly inspected by the RAC/AA to ensure that we deliver only the best service to all of our customers.

Willington Garage
Member since 13 October 2016
Derby

With over 30 years experience in the motor industry at Willington Garage you can be sure your car is in expert hands.Our main focus has always been to deliver quality at competitive rates for our customers and we pride ourselves on providing a personal and friendly service.
We are an established, independent, family run business serving Willington and the surrounding area with an excellent reputation throughout the local community. As an independent garage and car showroom we can offer all the skills and services found in a franchised business but without the restrictions and inflated prices.
Our experienced mechanics can service and MOT (with a free retest if required, conditions apply) any petrol or diesel car as well as light commercial vehicles and motorcycles from old to new. Services include Tyres,Brakes,Shocks,Batteries,Welding and Computer Fault Diagnostics.
All repairs and services are carried out in accordance with the manufacturers specified and recommended times for each job. Additionally we will never carry out repairs on your car without your prior consent.
Our recently refurbished showroom in Hatton has an extensive range of quality used cars in stock. The showroom is open from 8am to 5pm Monday to Friday however out of hours viewing can be arranged by appointment.All our vehicles undergo a 74 point safety check and include a 3 month warranty. Test drives are available, we just ask that you bring along a current driving licence.

M. Pritchard Commercial Engineering
Member since 04 May 2017
Burton on Trent

Established since 1994 at M. Pritchard Commercial Engineering Limited, our fully trained Staff are able to service and repair all makes of vehicle.

Due to customer demand we have recently moved to a larger premises with large exclusive parking facilities with a locked and 24 hour monitored yard and workshop.

We can repair all diesel and petrol vehicles, cars and commercial.
We are set up to carry out repairs ranging from Clutches, Steering, Suspension and brakes, to the installation of major repairs including engines and gearboxes.

We are fully VOSA registered for MOT Testing for all Class 4, Class 5, Class 7 vehicles.
(This Includes: Cars, Mini Buses {up to 16 seats}, Light Commercial Vehicles {up to 3500 kgs}, Motor Homes, Long Wheel Base Vehicles)

VW Services
Member since 05 May 2017
Burton on Trent

We are well established and highly professional car diagnostics and servicing company that has over 20 years of mechanic experience in the motor trade. Our passion is service and repairs for all makes and models of vehicles. We offer competitive prices and free checks and quotes before you decide on the service.

Our workshop is fully equipped and our mechanics offer the highest level of expertise that is based on a long term experience gained in the car service.

Our Goal is to provide you with the best service that is honest, reliable and cost effective. We offer unbeatable quality at affordable prices. VW Services Ltd guarantees high quality workmanship on all repairs and services.

We provide free quote and inspection, which will result in significant savings compared to main dealer prices. We work with all makes from Audi, BMW, Honda, Lexus, Fiat, Ford, Honda, Mazda, Mercedes, vans, light commercial vehicles, motorhomes, etc.. Whichever car you drive, visit VW Services Ltd and we will be happy to help.

The Wheel Specialist - Derby / Burton
Member since 21 October 2011
Burton-upon-Trent

"The Wheel Specialist - Derby / Burton is the UKÔÇÖs leading alloy wheel refurbishment specialist providing a professional service that transforms the look of any car. Only The Wheel Specialist - Derby / Burton offers the best customer service, quality finish and durability, turned around in the same day and at a fraction of the cost of replacement wheels.Offering a wide range of durable powder coat and wet paint combination finishes to suit all vehicles. Colour matches and bespoke finishes available. Visit our comfortable and modern premises to view our extensive range and discuss your personal requirements with our fully trained and friendly technicians.See your wheels restored to their former glory. Curbing, corrosion and damaged wheels repaired. "

Show More Garages
Respraying in Burton upon Trent

Car Respray Prices

The guide has been written to answer some of the questions you may have about Respraying your in Burton upon Trent. 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 Burton upon Trent 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.

v

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 Burton upon Trent 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 15,158 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 Burton upon Trent;

  • 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 Burton upon Trent

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