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Respraying in Coatbridge

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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 Coatbridge 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 Coatbridge (57 found)
Drive Motors
228 Jobs Completed
Glasgow
4.9 / 5

Drive Motors is an independent garage based in Blantyre, Glasgow specialising in motor repairs, servicing, mechanical work, body work, MOT's and car diagnostics. Not only we offer car repairs in Blantyre but also in further afield, such as in Hamilton, Bothwell and beyond.

We have been trading for over 20 years and are an established business offering fast, friendly and efficient service with all our parts and work guaranteed. We cover the areas of Blantyre, Hamilton, Cambuslang, East Kilbride, Rutherglen, Motherwell, Airdrie and Coatbridge.

Do you have a dodgy oil light? Have you put diesel in your petrol fuel tank? At Drive Motors, we can sort everything from your engine to your exhaust. Our highly trained technicians can carry out all sorts of mechanical repairs to all vehicle makes and models.

Our work includes: Engine; Brakes; Transmission; Steering; Airbags; Suspensions; Electrical; Clutches; Tyres; Wheel Alignment; Wheel Refurbishment; Exhausts; Air Conditioning. We provide detailed quotes for parts and labour for your approval prior to commencing any work.

We are a local business servicing clients throughout the local area, stretching throughout the central belt of Scotland. We rely on our reputation and we can provide numerous testimonials to support our outstanding work.

At Drive Motors you can relax and enjoy Billy's Snack Shack in our comfortable waiting area. Why not drop in for a Krispy Kreme doughnut? And that's not all next door there is LB’s Hair and Beauty studio. Offering unisex hair and beauty services including make-up, nails & eyebrow waxing.

We look forward to giving you a warm welcome - and make sure to take a look at our latest reviews, too. It truly is a "one stop autoshop"

Southburn Mechanical Services
111 Jobs Completed
Airdrie
3.0 / 5

Southburn Mechanical Services

B&C service centre ltd
29 Jobs Completed
Motherwell
4.9 / 5

We do m.o.t servicing tyres any mechanical work bodywork ,insurance claims breakdown.

Lanarkshire Motorist Centre
20 Jobs Completed
Bellshill
5.0 / 5

Here at Motorist Centre we are a family run independent garage, who can also offer you a mobile service as well. If we can't fix the vehicle on site then we will transport it back to the workshop where our qualified mechanics, all of whom have a minimum of 19 years of experience within the motor trade, will repair your vehicle to the highest of standards. You will be kept up to date with the progress made on your car at all times and if any additional work should be required, we would always seek authorisation beforehand.

The service we offer is very competitive and we have built our success on our prices. We won’t be beaten on price and if we can’t beat it then we will match it for you. We are a customer focussed garage and we enjoy seeing our clients leave the garage happy.

No job is too big or too small!
We are able to service and/or repair all makes and models of cars to the very highest of standards and our work is accredited by the IMI. We are so confident in our work that we will offer you 12months warranty on all labour, so you can leave our garage with total peace of mind.

We are only 5 minutes away from transport links. Motherwell, Bellshill and Holytown are all within reach, or, we can offer you a collection and delivery service within 20 miles if this is more convenient.

B&B Autocare Ltd
3 Job Completed
High Blantyre,
5.0 / 5

"Based in Blantyre, South Lanarkshire, B & B Autocare Ltd are ideally located for providing quality garage services for motorists in East Kilbride, Hamilton, Motherwell and the surrounding areas. Whether you require car servicing or repairs, new tyres, an exhaust or an MOT, B & B Autocare Ltd are equipped to carry out all types of vehicle repairs and servicing for all makes and models in our Multi Purpose Service Centre.WeÔÇÖre your one stop shop for ensuring your vehicle continues to run trouble free at great value prices. We carry out engine management diagnostic checks and supply and fit tyres, exhausts, batteries, brakes, suspension, clutches and timing belts.We are approved by the Vehicle and Operator Services Agency (VOSA) to carry out MOT Testing on cars and light commercial vehicles up to class IV, we are also a member of the Scottish Motor Trade Association (SMTA).We are committed to ensure our quality of work and parts meet the highest possible standards at all times and our highly skilled, experienced, honest and friendly staff aim to provide all our customers with excellent value for money on our complete range of garage services."

Park's (Coatbridge)
5 Job Completed
Coatbridge
5.0 / 5

New Modern manufacturer franchised business who also specialises on all makes vehicles from service to diagnostic at competitive prices with a high customer value.

ABS Auto Engineering Ltd
1 Job Completed
Airdrie
5.0 / 5

"We undertake all servicing and repair work on cars and light commercial vehicles as follows:- MOTÔÇÖs Class IV & VII- Servicing and repairs- Tyres (cars, vans and light commercial)- Exhausts- Batteries (cars, vans and light commercial)- Car Diagnostics (mobile)- Truck diagnostics (mobile) 24HR -ú50.00- Wheel alignment- Wheel balancing- Commercial Vehicle Wheel Alignment (mobile) 24 HR- Commercial Vehicle Balancing (mobile) 24 HR - Commercial vehicle inspections- Trailer repairs inspections- Welding"

Lanarkshire Recovery Services Garage
Member since 26 June 2020
Airdrie

Garage
We are excited to announce the opening of our new 3500 sq ft modern Fully Equipped Service Centre incuding our comfortable customer reception and waiting area

Equipment
Our new facility boasts 5 fully equipped servicing and repair bays each assigned to there own fully qualified and experienced technicians. We are equipped to service and repair all makes and models of vehicles from a smart car through to prestige and 4x4s and even also commercial vehicles up to 18 tonnes

Customer Support
Our massive service centre is also backed up by 2 fully equipped light vehicle service and support vehicles and our massive 7.5 tonne custom built Mercedes heavy vehicle support unit. No matter what your needs we are equipped and ready to keep your vehicles on the road

Alexanders MOT Centre
Member since 16 February 2018
Motherwell

We are an established local independent garage and are proud to be members of Autofirst Network – a nationwide network of independent garages operating to the Network’s 6 core values of Capability, Consistency, Care, Clarity, Cost Effectiveness and Customer Focus. For your added peace of mind we are members of the Motor Ombudsman service which is approved by The Trading Standards Institute.
In short, we are a local garage you can trust offering you the support and service guarantees of a national network, giving you complete peace of mind
We cover the XY, YZ and QQ postcode areas and offer courtesy cars as well as a free collection and delivery service

Arnold Clark (Cumbernauld)
Member since 25 May 2016
Cumbernauld

Arnold Clark is a family run business, it has gone from strength to strength over the past 50 years and has established itself as Europe's largest independent Motor Dealer, with over 145 branches across the UK. Arnold Clark provides a full range of motoring services including Tyres, MOT, Repairs and Servicing. For more information about the company and the services we have to offer please visit your local dealership or www.arnoldclark.com

C&C MOT and Service Centre
Member since 28 December 2012
Motherwell

C&C MOT and Service Centre is a family run business based in Motherwell. We provide a large range of car services from mot and servicing to mechanical repairs, throughout the Lanarkshire area. C&C have been established in the motor trade for a number of years.

We believe in looking after our customers and providing them with an honest, professional service of the highest quality and we will strive to repair or service your vehicle as soon as possible.

All our parts and labour rates are at a very competitive rate to keep your costs down. All our work is fully guaranteed to give you that extra peace of mind that your vehicle will be looked after by our trained professional staff.

Our technicians are all fully qualified, backed by the ATA and we also have an MOT tester as we can carry out class 4, 5 and 7 MOT's in house. We are proud members of the Scottish Motor Trade Association too.

We can carry out work on Sundays by prior appointment.

MK Automotive
Member since 13 June 2016
Airdrie

A truck mechanic at present but have vast knowledge and understanding of all types of vehicle/engine.
From lawnmowers to motorbikes and scania to chainsaws. I've worked on them all.
I'll come to you servicing brakes etc while you wait.
I have a passion for classic British sports cars and landrover defenders and have restored a few other years.

Thanks for looking
Marc.

Automac
Member since 05 January 2012
Motherwell Business Centre

"Automac MOT & Service Centre is a family run business located in Motherwell, North Lanarkshire. Our professional mechanics have over 30 years experience in the industry, specialising in vehicle MOTÔÇÖs, servicing and repairs.Automac MOT & Service Centre Ltd are leading MOT specialists in Lanarkshire and have two fully staffed MOT bays for class 4 services. We can carry out MOTs on most sizes of vehicles from cars to camper vans."

B&B Commercials
Member since 05 January 2012
Motherwell

"Established for 20 years,Family Run Business,Over 50 vehicles in stock,Van hire available,Servicing and MOT"

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Respraying in Coatbridge

Average rating for  Respraying in Coatbridge bookings

5.00

1 reviews

How much does Respraying cost in Coatbridge?

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 Coatbridge for Respraying on WhoCanFixMyCar.com for some of our top car makes.


Respraying Cost by Car Make in Coatbridge
Car MakeAverage PriceGet Quotes
Volkswagen£295.91

This table uses data from quotes provided on WhoCanFixMyCar.com between 24/06/2020 and 22/09/2020.

Car Respray Prices

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

  • 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 Coatbridge

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