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Respraying in Coventry

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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 Coventry 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 Coventry (78 found)
Andy Denton Motor Repairs
121 Jobs Completed
Coventry
4.2 / 5

For all your garage needs look no further than Andy Denton! We look forward to receiving your enquiries.

United repairs
1 Job Completed
Leamington Spa
5.0 / 5

All vehicle servicing and repairs carried out.
Mot Pretest also testing .
Air conditioning services.
Electrical diagnosis.
Specialising in VW / Audi group

Andrew Morris Cars Ltd.
57 Jobs Completed
Coventry
4.5 / 5

We are a company based in Coventry, A Service, Mechanical and Repair Garage with a state of the art Bodyshop and the latest technology. Andrew Morris Cars is staffed with fully trained technicians, with extensive experience in the motor trade working at well known brands such as Aston Martin, TVR, Jaguar and Land Rover you can rest assured your vehicle is in the best hands.

ANKER SERVICE STATION - CAR AND LIGHT COMMERCIAL
51 Jobs Completed
NUNEATON
4.6 / 5

"ANKER SERVICE STATION - COMPLETE CAR CARE AND REPAIR.DIAGNOSTICS, MOTS, WELDING, FUEL DRAIN OUTS, SERVICING,COMPLETE VEHICLE REPAIRS, CLUTCHES, AUTO TRANSMISSION PROBLEMS, PERFORMANCE PARTS UPGRADES, PART WORN TYRES,FAULT FINDING,MOBILE BREAKDOWN SERVICE, COLLECTION AND DELIVERY, ALL VEHICLE WORK UNDERTAKEN, ALL CARS AND VANS."

Tyre Fit Autos Ltd
18 Jobs Completed
Leamington Spa
5.0 / 5

Fast and efficient car repairs across Leamington Spa

Having problems with your car? Tyre Fit Autos offer fast and efficient car repair services to get your vehicle up and running again in no time.

With over 25 years’ experience in the trade, we can offer you expert advice on exactly what’s wrong and how to fix it. We keep our prices competitive, our turnaround times quick and our standards high so you can always count on us for the best service possible.

We are based in Leamington Spa and cover all surrounding areas including:
Coventry
Warwick
Southam
Long Itchington

Our team of qualified mechanics provide garage services for all makes and models including:
Diagnostics
MOTs
Full & part servicing
New tyres, part worn & tyre repairs
Brakes & exhausts

For a competitive price and a quality service every time, post your job on whocanfixmycar.com today!

R AND S Mechanics
22 Jobs Completed
Coventry
4.8 / 5

We are mobile mechanics the people to call when you are limited in terms of time and location. We are flexible and can come out to you as soon as possible and guarantee the best service and the best price.

Paynes of Hinckley (Ford Main Dealer)
3 Job Completed
Hinckley
4.0 / 5

The team to go to for service you can trust, at a price you can count on.

Here at Paynes of Hinckley we aim to provide you with an unrivalled experience when servicing your vehicle. Our service promise to you is simple: no surprises or hidden extras…and the very best people looking after your car.

Our Ford Service Promise to you:
✓Complimentary UK and European Roadside Assistance with your Service (so that when you set out on your journey, our friendly, skilled roadside help goes with you).
✓ Free FORD eCHECK (a 30-point visual electronic health check of your vehicle).
✓ All work is carried out by trusted Ford-trained technicians using the latest diagnostic tools.
✓ All published prices are recommended retail prices and include parts, labour and VAT.
✓ We’ll only use Ford quality parts fitted by specialist technicians.

Ford Motorcraft 4+
For all Ford vehicles four years or older, we’re your one-stop shop for Ford Motorcraft 4+ servicing and repairs, plus MOT and tyres. Ford Motorcraft 4+ offers complete high-quality care at an affordable price, with prices starting from RRP £125 for a Ford Motorcraft Minor Service
Prices include complimentary UK and European Roadside Assistance and a free ‘wash and vac’ for your Ford. Plus, with free tyre rotation and the option of an MOT at just £30 (RRP £35 without service), there are many other good reasons to come to us first.

A service you can depend on…Because no one knows your Ford like a Ford Dealer does.
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Mr Brakes & Clutch Services
14 Jobs Completed
Coventry
5.0 / 5

Experienced brakes and clutch mechanical services. 25 years established diagnostics and repair fast fit centre

VRS Service Centre
3 Job Completed
Coventry
5.0 / 5

"The UKÔÇÖs leading MOT and auto repair experts. Operating from clean and modern state of the art premises, we are fully equipped to provide for all your vehicle servicing, repairs and accessories including starter motors, alternators, alarms, radio decoding and SAT NAV. We are the garage's garage, with above dealer-level products and services for trades and business. Let us handle your booking - we can bill the lease company directly. Diagnostic equipment now available through VRS. "

API Autocare
6 Jobs Completed
coventry
5.0 / 5

"I am a mobile mechanic carrying out servicing, repairs and diagnostics at your home or workplace. Services can be performed to manufacturers specifications and parts if required. I have over 20 years experience in the motor trade working on a very wide range of makes and models of motor vehicles."

Just Car Clinic Hinckley
1 Job Completed
Hinckley
4.0 / 5

"Just Car Clinic Hinckley is part of Just Car Clinics which is the second largest accident repair and car care company in the UK with 26 centres throughout England.

Every single site is BSI Kitemark Approved and we pride ourselves in driving the highest quality standards for both our corporate clients and retail customers.

Every Just Car Clinics also offers a wide range of car care and maintenance services including servicing, MOTs, tyres, air conditioning, windscreen repair and replacement and wheel alignment.

We also have a fleet of mobile repair vans that can repair minor dents and scratches at your home or place of work. With the very best in repair expertise, a full range of maintenance services and a fleet of more than 650 courtesy cars, our absolute aim is to keep you and your car on the road.

Some of the UKÔÇÖs most prominent insurance companies trust Just Car Clinics with their customers clients including The AA, Axa, and the Royal Bank of Scotland. In fact, more than 45,000 customers pass through our centres each year.

An enthusiastic highly skilled team, a commitment to the highest industry standards and an existing enviable corporate client list mean Just Car Clinics deliver absolute car care you can trust, every time."

Johnsons Hyundai - Coventry
Member since 30 June 2016
COVENTRY

As an established Hyundai dealer, we are proud to represent the philosophy of New Thinking, New Possibilities.

We believe in challenging conventions, not for the sake of being different, but because it makes us better. And for us, that starts with you.

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.

Mr Tyre Coventry
Member since 01 December 2013
Coventry

"Mr Tyre is an independently owned fast fit company with 26 retail fitting stores across central England. Our product range of tyres, exhausts, brakes, mot and servicing covers all vehicle manufacturers of car, van and 4x4 vehicles. If you're looking for tyres in Coventry, you've come to the right place!"

Cromwell Garage
Member since 23 October 2014
Coventry

"We are a well established family business, with an excellent reputation for quality service at affordable prices. Our success is founded upon total commitment to customer satisfaction where can you be assured that your interests are considered above all. You can expect to achieve up to 40 per cent saving on franchised dealer prices. We'll do the work to the same high quality standard using the latest technology and our highly experienced and skilled technicians will be happy to provide feedback and facilitate the inspection of replaced parts when requested. We serve local businesses and private customers with a fully comprehensive garage service and offer a collect and delivery service within a 5 mile radius where required."

Greenfleet Garage
Member since 07 July 2020
Coventry

Here at Green Fleet Garage we pride ourselves on giving you the best deal for your money, while offering a professional service with honesty and integrity.

Our services include MOTs on Cars and Vans, Servicing, both Minor and Major Repairs, Diagnostics, Tyres, Exhausts, Body Repair, Welding and Air Conditioning.

Here at Green-Fleet Garage we are specialists in Major repairs such as engine rebuilds and gearboxes/clutches. We also have our own Body Workshop which can cater for both minor and major body repair.

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Respraying in Coventry

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Car Respray Prices

The guide has been written to answer some of the questions you may have about Respraying your in Coventry. 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 Coventry 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 Coventry 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 15,236 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 Coventry;

  • 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 Coventry

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