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Respraying in Darwen

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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 Darwen 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 Darwen (26 found)
Ewood Motor Services
394 Jobs Completed
Blackburn
4.9 / 5

Ewood Motor services is conveniently based in Blackburn near Ewood Park. Our garage is home to the latest equipment and facilities enabling us to carry our repairs and services to a high standard. Providing a free collection/delivery for local customers within 10 miles is just one of the many great services we offer.

We cover a range of mechanical services from brakes and exhausts to steering and suspension. Our mechanics have gained a variety of skills over the years and aim to make sure your car care needs is a swift, smooth running experience.

Our diagnostic equipment helps us pinpoint problems which means we can successfully carry out any work needed so you can be back on the road in no time. Our comfortable waiting room is there if you wish to wait while we work on your car, or we have some very handy local transport links if you wish to go about your day to day activities,

We also have a fully kitted out body shop on site for all body work repairs

Power and Prestige
13 Jobs Completed
Blackburn
5.0 / 5

Auto repairs and maintenance

Servicecentre Blackburn
215 Jobs Completed
Blackburn
4.8 / 5

Servicecentre Blackburn offers car repairs in Blackburn and further afield, such as in Mill Hill, Hollins Bank, Witton, Pleckgate and beyond. The garage was established in 2004 as a family run business with fifty years’ experience in mechanical auto electrical and body shop and MOT. We pride ourselves on our advanced diagnostic equipment. We demand high quality to ensure YOUR vehicle is serviced and repaired to the manufacturers' specifications and that YOU, the consumer, are treated with respect and professionalism and delivered great value, reliability and integrity without compromise. Visiting our garage means that your car is guaranteed to be repaired by qualified professionals. Servicecentre Blackburn have access to excellent training courses for technicians to ensure all new technologies are covered.
We carry all the latest diagnostics equipment, so we're able to diagnose all sorts of faults, as well as carrying out the more common repair types, such as Air Conditioning, Climate Control Body Shop, Crash Repair, Breakdown, Recovery Car Service & Repair Clutch, Fast Fit Fleet LCV Service & Repair and Motorbike MOT. Additionally we are Specialists in Collection & Delivery. We are also Electrical Specialist. Moreover we offer a Courtesy Car Diesel.
We look forward to giving you a warm welcome - and make sure to take a look at our latest reviews, too.

Deen Car & Commercials
3 Job Completed
Blackburn
5.0 / 5

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Local Car Repairs
1 Job Completed
Darwen
5.0 / 5

"Fully Qualified, Main Dealer and independently trained technician.Providing a high quality of service at an affordable price, fast friendly and efficient.All types of Servicing and repairs undertaken, all jobs quoted before starting any work, all work fully guaranteed."

Imotorist Service Centre LIKE DEALERS ONLY CHEAPER
Member since 22 January 2015
Blackburn

"Servicing & MOT, We service ALL MAKES & MODELS in warranty & older models out of warranty too. With MOTS we always offer a FREE RETEST for your peace of mind. Primarily Audi, BMW & VW Specialists with decades worth of in depth experience we have equipment & technical data to also check & test all makes & models. Our aim is to provide main dealer level servicing to customers with new cars still under warranty as well as older cars out of warranty, with the added benefit of: SAVINGS of up to 60 percent. Why pay more? We fit original manufacturer parts, provide inspection reports, reset service lights, courtesy valets, free collection and delivery and an itemised invoice receipt. The difference is in our lower labour rate, which is typically 60 percent less than main dealers."

Perrys Peugeot and Nissan Blackburn
Member since 15 October 2014
Blackburn

Welcome to Perrys Peugeot and Nissan Blackburn, where the price of servicing is comparable with the prices you pay at a local fast fit. That said, choosing a franchised dealer will mean that you'll get a great deal more. With Perrys, we don't fast fit. Instead we use care and attention to ensure that you receive the right fix, at the right price, first time around. Our time-served technicians are all manufacturer-trained using the latest diagnostic equipment and technology, with all of our work guaranteed for 12 months or 10,000 miles. Also, you will be safe in the knowledge that we use trusted and official parts.We offer a wide range of alternative transport options from Courtesy Cars to Collection and Delivery. If you prefer, you can while you wait for your vehicle to be repaired or serviced in one of our sites comfortable reception areas, which have free Wi Fi and refreshments.We look forward to hearing from you.

Darwen Motors
Member since 09 November 2015
Darwen

Looking forward to receiving your enquiry

V8 repair centre Ltd
Member since 17 March 2020
Accrington

We specialize in accident repairs. We execute a lot of orders for private clients on credit repair basis. We have a fully downdraft water paint ready spray booth. We provide recovery service, estimation,
We also have a general mechanic section capable of dealing with wide range of jobs from small electrical to engine rebuilds.

Autoworks Repair
Member since 15 August 2020
Blackburn

At Autoworks, we pride ourselves in offering our clients a professional and quality service. We aim to achieve this by picking the best quality materials and ensuring quality assurance inspections are conducted by our head technicians before signing off each job. This ensures that each car rolled out of our workshop meets an exceptionally high standard. We pay a great deal of attention to getting the best possible finish so that you would never know there had been any damage.

Abbott's Car Repairs Ltd
Member since 08 September 2011
Blackburn

Abbott's Car Repairs is an accident repair and body shop based in Blackburn. We offer a wide range of services including insurance work and can repair all makes and models.

Automotive Total Vehicle Solutions
Member since 30 November 2015
Blackburn

We Repair and Install
Brakes, Suspension, Clutches, Exhausts, Batteries as well as MOT's & Servicing.

Blackburn Motopark
Member since 10 October 2011
Copy Nook, Blackburn

"Motorparks' Car Dealers in Blackburn have a stunning array of new and used cars at bargain prices, just waiting to be driven off the forecourt by you. You can buy your new or used car with confidence at Motorparks' Car Dealers in Blackburn.As part one of the largest networks of Car Dealers in the country, you can be sure that Motorparks Car Dealers in Blackburn have the knowledge and expertise to help you drive away a very satisfied customer."

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Member since 26 July 2018
BLACKBURN

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Vantage Toyota Blackburn
Member since 29 June 2015
Blackburn

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.

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Respraying in Darwen

Average rating for  Respraying in Darwen bookings

5.00

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How much does Respraying cost in Darwen?

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


Respraying Cost by Car Make in Darwen
Car MakeAverage PriceGet Quotes
Volkswagen£745.65
Audi£558.59
BMW£462.00
Vauxhall£519.23

This table uses data from quotes provided on WhoCanFixMyCar.com between 27/06/2020 and 25/09/2020.

Car Respray Prices

The guide has been written to answer some of the questions you may have about Respraying your in Darwen. 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 Darwen 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 Darwen 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 15,164 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 Darwen;

  • 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 Darwen

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