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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 Garforth 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.

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Top garages for Respraying in Garforth (14 found)
Clarks of Garforth
10 Jobs Completed
GARFORTH
5.0 / 5

"We provide a personalised, quality service for all makes and models. Our servicing will protect your warranty, ensure your service book is stamped and more importantly save you up to 60 percent off main dealer service prices. We specialise in many various makes, with the latest main dealer diagnostics for specific brands. Contact us today to book in or discuss your specific requirement further. - See more at: http://www.clarkstyreandbattery.co.uk/pages/servicing-and-diagnostics.we also do mot's and mot work."

M T SPECIALIST CARS
1 Job Completed
CASTLEFORD
5.0 / 5

"We are a Castleford based company specialising in German car solutions. We cater for BMW, VW, Audi, Seat and Skoda. All other makes are also welcome. We specialise in servicing, diagnostics, mechanical repairs, paint and panel repairs"

Peter Ambrose Castleford Ltd
Member since 04 June 2015
Leeds

We are a Peugeot Dealer with a good customer reputation. We have achieved many awards for both customer satisfaction and for our partnership with the trading standards. We believe in being open and honest.

Smith & Gummerson Auto Engineers
Member since 30 September 2011
Leeds

Smith & Gummerson Auto Engineers is a full-service auto repair and preventative maintenance center.Since 1975, we have been providing Kippax, Garforth, Leeds, Castleford and Wakefield community with high-quality auto repair services. We are qualified to repair and service all domestic and imported cars, trucks and people carriers.At Smith & Gummerson, Auto Engineers. Our experienced technicians will provide you with a detailed evaluation of the state of your vehicle and as well as all the available repair or maintenance options.As a local, independently owned business, we make it our top priority to see that you are 100% satisfied.We look forward to working with you. Our company is based on the belief that our customers' needs are of the utmost importance and Our entire team is committed to meeting those needs. As a result, a high percentage of our business is from repeat customers and referrals.We would welcome the opportunity to earn your trust and deliver you the best service in the industry.

PCS
Member since 05 December 2014
Lock Lane

"PCS is a family run business established over 30 years. We are a Bosch Car Service Centre with facilities for all cars, Light vans and Transit vans. We have full diagnostic capability and MOT facilities including class 4, 5 and 7."

Coopers of Oulton Limited
Member since 14 January 2016
Oulton

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

Here at Coopers of Outon Limited 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.

A service you can depend on…Because no one knows your Ford like a Ford Dealer does.

Independent Inspections
Member since 15 August 2015
Leeds

We run a small professional garage located in Seacroft, Leeds. We undertake many aspects of the trade including maintenance work, break down repair/recovery, body repair/work and tyres/punctures.
Our standards are constantly high and we have competitive prices, so please don't hesitate to call for a free quote.

M C Motors
Member since 10 January 2013
Leeds

"Not enough time in the day to get your vehicle serviced? CanÔÇÖt be without your car all day? DonÔÇÖt have the time to drive to a local garage? We are mobile mechanics based in West Yorkshire and are able to service and repair all makes and models of cars and light vans. We have had extensive training and are also ATA licensed.The quote we give you will stay the same and that is what you will pay, If your vehicle needs any additional service work we will contact you first and wait for you to ok it, if there is no answer then we will leave a message and not do the additional service work. You wonÔÇÖt receive a bill for -ú300 when you were only quoted -ú120 for your service. We can service and repair all makes and models as we have a wide knowledge of nearly all vehicles and we are very experienced in the field of servicing and repairing motor vehicles. A 24 hour recovery service is also available and unlike the other recovery companies we will try to fix your vehicle at the roadside and not just tow you to the nearest garage unless thatÔÇÖs what you ask. MOT's can be collected and delivered so no hassle for you. We only use good quality parts. All our parts are supplied from a local supplier so you actually get a real 12 month warranty on parts and as well as this we also give a warranty on our labour too, so if a part goes faulty we will come out to you and replace it for FREE, yes FREE of charge."

MT Specialist Cars
Member since 20 April 2011
Castleford

"MT Specialist Cars are a BMW / VW / Audi / Skoda and Seat specialist based in Castleford West Yorkshire. We cover all aspects of servicing manual repair including bodywork, maintenance and computer diagnostics. We take care of car service and maintenance needs with the same professionalism as the franchise dealer for a reduced cost! At MT Specialist Cars, all work is guaranteed and will be carried out to the highest standards given that our staff have decades of experience working with BMWs. Body shop smart An efficient and cost-effective way of rectifying cosmetic interior and exterior damage including small dent removal, scuff and chip repair, alloy wheel refurbishment and other cosmetic repairs Air con Servicing With our fully automatic air conditioning system station, we are able to repair and-gas vehicles air conditioning systems. Services include: checking for any system leaks, diagnosis any apparent faults, and a general air conditioning service to help sustain the efficiency of the air conditioning in your vehicle. So stay cool and let us do all the hard work! Computer diagnostics We use the latest technology to diagnose electrical faults fuel on the injection systems, airbags, engine management, A.B.S and on many more of the electronic controls systems of your BMW, Volkswagen, Skoda, Seat or Audi"

B & K MOTORS
Member since 26 November 2014
YORK ROAD

ABC

SAC
Member since 21 April 2011
Kippax, Leeds

Class 4&7 Mot's Maintenance All Make and Models Tested General Repairs Friendly Service Guaranteed Latest Diagnostic Equipment

HT Autos
Member since 26 April 2011
Garforth Way, Leeds

"Welcome to HT Autos Leeds Ltd. Our aim is to provide a professional, high quality service for the most competitive prices in our area. With a team of dedicated mechanics your queries can be dealt with in a quick and efficient manner. If you need: MOT Testing Audio Equipment Body Work Repairs Air Conditioning Fault Diagnosis Performance Tyres Balancing Contact us by phone to receive a quote today."

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Respraying in Garforth

Car Respray Prices

The guide has been written to answer some of the questions you may have about Respraying your in Garforth. 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 Garforth 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 Garforth 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 15,160 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 Garforth;

  • 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 Garforth

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