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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 Derby 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 Derby (92 found)
Auto-Line MOT Center
68 Jobs Completed
derby
5.0 / 5

Here at Auto-Line we offer high quality servicing and mechanical repairs for low prices. We carry out any repairs to industry standard service manual labor times.

We also offer a free collection and delivery service and vehicle movement services, which are subject to availability.

We are a small close-knit team of two technicians with over 30 years of experience between us. We have a real passion for what we do and carry out every single job, no matter how big or small, to the highest standards as we would our own vehicle.

Owner Oliver is fully licensed, insured and qualified in the following;
DVSA registered Authorised Examiner and mot tester
Automotive Refrigerant Handling (ECLevel 3 Award (IMI Awards Ltd)
Light Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Competence, Level 3 Diploma (IMI Awards Ltd)
Light Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Principles, Level 2 Diploma (IMI Awards Ltd).
Numerous product courses with Ford
Numerous product course with jaguar land rover
Numerous product courses with BMW

Richard is a landrover master technician
Very experienced with all makes and models as comes from and aftermarket background.
Light Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Competence, Level 3 Diploma (IMI Awards Ltd)

TS AUTOS
152 Jobs Completed
Beeston
4.8 / 5

We are a small family run business since 1979 thriving on a high level of good workmanship and customer satisfaction. We cater for all your cars needs and more from basic oil and filter changes through to engine rebuilds, engine swaps, timing belts, timing chains, clutches and much more.
We also Have a bodyshop. we are a fully insured accident repair centre so whether its a minor pimple dent, scuffed alloy or a heavy crash damaged vehicle we do it all..
We offer a pick up and delivery service within the area (10 miles) also courtesy cars available..

Kirk's Garage Nottingham
3 Jobs Completed
Nottingham
5.0 / 5

Kirk's Garage is the only experience garage out there. A retro, 50's styled America chop-shop offering general vehicle servicing, MOTs and car customization including tuning packages, remapping, custom exhausts and much more!

We have a wide range of services availible. We also have 5 STAR reviews on GOOGLE and Facebook (www.facebook.com/kirksgaragewolves).

Pop in for a friendly welcome at Kirk's Garage!

Racetech Ltd
25 Jobs Completed
Derby
4.1 / 5

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Wood Lane Garage
1 Job Completed
Ilkeston
5.0 / 5

"Wood Lane Garage has been trading for over 30 years, I took over the business just over 5 years ago. I treat each vehicle as if they were my own, If something needs doing it will get done. If it doesn't need doing we won't chance/replace it. And save the customer money where possible."

Derby Servicesure Autocentre & Bodyshop Limited
6 Jobs Completed
Lower Kilburn
3.8 / 5

We are a one stop MOT, service and body shop centre located in Kilburn, Belper, Derbyshire. With being a member of ServiceSure, we are part of a 430 strong nationwide garage network and we provide our customers a national 12 months / 12,000 miles warranty on both parts and labour, which can be redeemed at any ServiceSure garage. We are also members of the Motor Ombudsman which ensure we adhere to a strict code of conduct always. Our standard opening hours are Monday to Friday 7.30am through to 5.30pm, with Saturday appointments available by appointment.

We can offer local customers a FREE vehicle collection and delivery service within 10 miles, or the use of our comfortable waiting area which has Wi-Fi and refreshments readily available. We also offer customers a free finance service whereby you can spread the cost of your repairs over four repayments. Courtesy cars are also available for a small fee of £10 per day (subject to availability).

Our employees are ATA level technicians, each with many years of experience working across a wide range of makes and models of vehicles, and who are backed by IMI qualifications.

Powerhouse
2 Jobs Completed
Derby
4.5 / 5

Powerhouse opened in 2002 and is based in Derby. Powerhouse is run by a small dedicated family team in pontefract street de24 8jd We have over 30 years experience in all aspects of standard,race,track-day and fast road vehicles from Ford,mercedes, mini to Lamborghini,powerhouse is also used by other garages to diagnose and repair vehicles with difficult issues. We do specialize in Japanese vehicles and we are Toyota, Lexus and Supra trained but we are equally at home working on anything. At Powerhouse we can work on any make vehicle from a motorbike to large commercial vans we even repair rotavator's, generators in fact anything with an engine, even gas turbines lol. all work that is carried out is to the highest standards and guaranteed, We pride ourselves on the reputation we have built over many years. At Powerhouse we carry out all types of work such as Electrical &Mechanical work, Diagnostics,electrics,servicing,air-con,cambelts/chains,brakes,gearbox/ clutch,drivetrain rebuilds also vehicle Upgrades.we also offer an in house motorcycle mot station and motorcycle repair center. We also specialise in performance vehicles, however we equally cater for all standard cars vans and motorcycles. Here to help Brian.

Derby Transit Centre
2 Jobs Completed
Derby
5.0 / 5

"Derby Transit Centre Ltd - specialists in car & light commercial vehicle Servicing & Maintenance. A local family business that has been trading since 1993 servicing the needs of local and national fleet motorists.Over 50 Years Combined experience of the Motor Repair Industry.Qualified to IMI and IRTE as Member and Associate Member. Technical Engineer registered with the Chartered Engineers Institute.We Offer Servicing, Mot tests, Brakes, Clutches, Tyres, Exhausts, Diagnostics, Air Conditioning and Fleet Maintenance plus much more...Our workshop is equipped with latest diagnostic testing systems for cars & light commercial Vehicles.Get the service your vehicle needs at a price that suits you.We use Original Equipment parts so that your manufacturers warranty will not be affected when serviced or repaired at Derby Transit Centre Ltd.Our trained staff are not sales orientated and we only carry out customer authorised repairs at pre quoted prices."

OneStopWorkShop
27 Jobs Completed
Derbyhire
2.8 / 5

A car sales business known across the midlands with a large prep centre also used for discount workshop work for public trade and returning customers

East Midlands Breakdown & Recovery
Member since 04 July 2020
BELPER

We are a recovery company, who does repairs and has a garage / bodyshop

We are also able to collect and redeliver vehicles

Look forward to working with yourselves

Speedy'S Wheels & Tyres
Member since 21 October 2014
Derby

Welcome to Speedy's Wheels and Tyres in Derby We've been established for 15 years and are one of the largest wheel and tyres retailers in the Midlands and we pride ourselves on providing a professional service at competitive prices. We stock a wide range of alloy wheels and tyres and also offer services, MOTs, mobile tyre fitting, clutches, diagnostics, brakes and exhausts. Because we understand how important it is for your car to have legal and safe tyres on we offer a free Tyre Safety check throughout the week and should you need new tyres we have an excellent range which includes budget and brand tyres.

Derby Car Servicing .com
Member since 25 November 2013
Derby

"Part of the Derby Towbars company, Our new bigger premisses are now fully open. Servicing, MOT, tyres, brakes, wheel alignment, welding, and of course tow bars!
Some of our older customers will know us as Foxs from Perkins Yard, Derby.
A friendly welcome to customers new and old, and our assurance of professional workmanship in all our work.
Our qualified team have extensive knowledge and experience. Having back ground in main dealer and approved workshops for BMW, Kia, Ford, Land Rover, Volvo, Daf, Foden, Hyundai & Subaru.
Our fully equipped workshop can cope with almost anything, old or new, big or small we fix them all!
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Geoff Cox Car Sales
Member since 01 September 2015
Denby

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

Here at a Geoff Cox 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.

N K Motors (Derby)
Member since 27 September 2016
Derby

Established in 1981, the NK Motor Group is a family run business which prides itself in supplying quality new & used vehicles and an outstanding customer service. Although primarily one of the UK’s leading Kia franchise dealers, we have always had a passion for supplying top quality Performance & Prestige vehicles. All of our vehicles are hand picked to ensure that they are of the highest quality, free from accident damage, clear of any existing finance and represent excellent value for money. Initially opened with just 1 site in the Chilwell area of Nottingham, the NK Motor Group has gone from strength to strength. We now boast 3 sites within the Nottingham and Derby area. All of which provide ample customer parking and easy access to various major road networks. No matter what vehicle you run, we will take care as if it were our own. We have been offering M.O.T's for many years and in that time, we've learned to not only work to award-winning standards, but as effectively and efficiently as possible

ESP Servicing
Member since 17 January 2015
Long Eaton

Based in Long Eaton, Nottinghamshire, ESP Servicing brings you over 35 years experience in vehicle repair, our investment in main dealer diagnostic equipment, technology and our fully dealer trained team of vehicle technicians will keep your car where it belongs, on the road, at minimal cost.Whilst specialising in German vehicles ESP Servicing can service and repair ANY Make and model of vehicle to main dealer standards using only quality manufacture parts and materials to maintain your vehicle.Did you know that servicing your car at ESP Servicing will in no way invalidate any dealer warranty you may still have on your vehicle, our servicing programmes are exactly the same as the main dealer but a fraction of the cost without compromising quality.

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Respraying in Derby

Car Respray Prices

The guide has been written to answer some of the questions you may have about Respraying your in Derby. 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 Derby 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 Derby 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 15,252 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 Derby;

  • 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 Derby

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