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Respraying in Clay Cross

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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 Clay Cross 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 Clay Cross (9 found)
Chesterfield VW Specialist
1 Job Completed
Chesterfield
4.0 / 5

"Chesterfield's VW, Audi, Skoda & Seat specialist.We offer the level of service you would expect from a manufacturer but with a trade price attached andwithout compromising on quality and service!We can offer servicing and repairs to any Volkswagen, Audi, Skoda or Seat!"

N.P.D Auto services & Mot centre
Member since 04 May 2016
chesterfield

We are a family business been established for 2 years and we offer good quality work at a price you can afford

Body Motorworks.
Member since 12 January 2020
Chesterfield

We are a chesterfield based bodyshop taking care of all aspects of body repair from small dents and scratches , insurance repairs , full and part resprays all the way through to classic car restorations, anything you need to do with body and paint .

Our team include;
25 years experience in our paint shop
22 years experience in body repair
15 years in paint detail\correction.

All other aspects of work taken care of by our passionate and skilled team.
All work carried out by us is guaranteed. We use high quality materials to ensure this.

etyres Sheffield
Member since 30 September 2011

"The Etyres Sheffield branch operates a fully mobile tyre fitting service for business and private customers at their home or work address in the S postcode. All Etyres prices are fully inclusive of VAT, fitting, new valve, electronic wheel balance and casing disposal.Our mobile fitting service allows the customer to choose the time and place for the work to be carried out, thus ensuring minimum disruption to your day. If you live or work in Sheffield, Rotherham, Chesterfield, and surrounding areas, we will come to you.We supply all makes of tyre from budget to Michelin, Continental, Goodyear, Dunlop, Firestone, Kumho, Falken etc.Etyres, the UKÔÇÖs number one online tyre and battery supplier was launched in 1998. Since then thousands of satisfied customers have returned again and again to experience the efficient and cost effective service. We donÔÇÖt operate tyre depots so we can pass on our savings to our customers. Our prices are up to 40% cheaper than traditional high street tyre depots."

Auto Inspire
Member since 15 November 2015
Chesterfield

Automotive repairs can be troublesome at times, and they can be expensive as well. However, we at Autoinspire, make sure our customers get the best rates, and a service experience that would make them want to keep on coming back for more. Autoinspire garage in Hasland Chesterfield goes all the way to satisfy the needs of our customers. When you visit our car garage, you will feel the difference. Everyone who comes to Autoinspire is treated with respect. Our employees will be more than eager to answer your questions. They also offer advice along with answering your queries. Our employees are great listeners, and they give their own recommendation after you’re finished talking. There are no out-of- the-blue talks, and you will get a proper report after all checks have been made. When a car comes over to Autoinspire, it is provided with proper care. The inspection is carried out carefully. Once the problems have been identified they will be discussed with the customer and then the repair/maintenance work will begin with the approval of the customer.

We offer the following maintenance & repair services:

Car Servicing
Suspension
Brakesalljobs
Tyres
Clutches
Timing Belts
Mot Repairs

We offer all different kinds of car service whether it be just an oil change or a full service. We also have access to information to service your car to manufacturers specification. All makes and models have different service schedules so if you are unsure as which car service you vehicle needs just get in touch and we can advise on the different types of car service and repairs we offer



We now have the very latest in vehicle diagnostics and have undergone extensive training to use and understand this equipment. Reading fault codes is just part of this process, understanding the live data readings and interpreting the results is the key in saving money when repairing cars. Our technicians are trained in all makes and models of diagnostics so if you have any lights on your dashboard that you are unsure of, get in touch and we can either advise over the phone or call down and we can plug in and help get your car back on the road.

Pricing starts from £ Free if we carry out the repair up to £40 if you just want a printout of our findings to take away and have repaired else where.

Ward Street Garage
Member since 13 April 2017
Chesterfield

We offer MOT testing for all makes and models of cars and vans. As an approved MOT Testing Station we can offer full MOT preparation which can be vital in preventing a costly MOT failure and giving your vehicle the best chance of passing the MOT.

All major credit cards accepted.

Our friendly helpful team will advise you on the best possible course for your vehicle to pass your MOT test We have extensive experience so you can be sure of getting your MOT or Service quickly and efficiently at a cost less than main-dealer prices. Small adjustments are carried out free of charge and there is no re-test fee. Please feel free to contact our friendly staff with any queries

In addition, we offer useful tips and advice that are not often covered the MOT itself.

Storforth Lane Garage
Member since 13 April 2017
Chesterfield

Storforth Lane Garage, based opposite West Worthing railway station, are a family run garage with more than 30 years experience in the motor trade. Our mechanics are all fully trained and we provide a full range of motor services including car servicing, car repairs and MOT testing. We provide some of the most competitive prices in the Worthing area and always aim for 100% customer satisfaction.

Why call Cartech (Autocentres) Ltd?

Fully trained and experienced mechanics
Competitive prices
Full quotations given
MOT test centre
Friendly and reliable service
To find out how we can help you please call us now onor send us a message via the contact form on the side of this page and we will get back to you ASAP. We look forward to hearing from you.

Central Vehicle Repairs
Member since 28 April 2020
Alfreton

We are a garage of mechanics, who are main dealer trained. We specialise in Clutches and Timing belts, however we offer all repairs on Cars & Commercial Vehicles. We pride ourselves in offering a timely and professional service everytime. We aim to be competitive with our prices.

Respraying in Clay Cross

Car Respray Prices

The guide has been written to answer some of the questions you may have about Respraying your in Clay Cross. 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 Clay Cross 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 Clay Cross 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 15,165 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 Clay Cross;

  • 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 Clay Cross

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