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Respraying in Caernarfon

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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 Caernarfon 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 Caernarfon (28 found)
Gemini Automotive
1 Job Completed
Holyhead
5.0 / 5

Welcome to Gemini ARC. Established in July 2008, our experience in running highly efficient and professional bodyshops spans over 20 years. We understand how stressful having a motor accident can be, so our goal is to make the repair journey as painless as possible.

RENO-TECH(NORTH WALES)LTD
Member since 27 January 2015
LLANDUDNO JUNCTION

"Situated centrally on the North Wales coast, Reno-Tech offers a full range of services to keep you on the road, from tyres, exhausts and competitively priced servicing to complex electrical repairs and diagnosis, we can cater for all of your needs.All our technicians are ATA accredited so you can be safe in the knowledge that your vehicle will be well looked after.We also offer a local pick up service."

Elias Garage
Member since 20 June 2017
Gwynedd 

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Kingsland Garage
Member since 20 June 2017
Holyhead

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Pentraeth (Menai Bridge)
Member since 17 November 2015
Menai Bridge

Welcome to Pentraeth Kia. When you visit our bright and spacious showroom, you will be able to view the latest Kia new car ranges incorporating amazing Kia technology. Our customers and community are able to choose cars with outstanding fuel economy, build quality and stunning design. We also display all of the models available on the Motability scheme (as we're Premier Partners), and the very best Kia Approved used cars. You will also find a fantastic selection of high quality used cars from many other manufacturers here. Our aftersales facilities can service or repair your Kia regardless of age, replace tyres at the best prices, carry out your annual MOT Test or carry out body repairs in our fully equipped body repair centre. Whatever your motoring requirements, please contact us via our website, or in person at the dealership. We hope you meet you soon.

Ewhughes autos
Member since 08 August 2017
Bangor

Mobil services all aspects of work carry out from bicycle to hgv diagnosis specialise no job too small or big cover all of North Wales

Barton and Nichols Ltd
Member since 14 September 2011
Ynys Mon

"Barton and Nichols is a motor body repair specialist that was established in1996. We have been awarded the British Standard Kitemark (PAS125) so you know you're in safe hands. At this moment in time there are only just over 600 Bodyshops in the UK to have achieved this accreditation. The company has achieved approved repairer status for several major insurance and lease companies, including NFU Mutual Insurance and the Accident Management companies Lex and Motorcare. We pride ourselves on providing an exacting standard of work by highly skilled and fully qualified staff. Remember: The choice of repairer is always yours, insist on using Barton and Nichols as your nominated repairer."

Premier Toyota
Member since 29 June 2015
Llandudno Junction

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.

Roberts Garage
Member since 03 July 2017
Llandudno

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Bryn Rhos Garage
Member since 03 July 2017
Abergele

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Glan Aber Garage
Member since 03 July 2017
Llandudno

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Prestige Garage Llandudno
Member since 03 July 2017
Llandudno

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Testme
Member since 02 December 2019
Norway

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Respraying in Caernarfon

Car Respray Prices

The guide has been written to answer some of the questions you may have about Respraying your in Caernarfon. 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 Caernarfon 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 Caernarfon 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 15,167 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 Caernarfon;

  • 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 Caernarfon

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