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Respraying in Guildford

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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 Guildford 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 Guildford (62 found)
CPS Automotive Ltd.
66 Jobs Completed
Byfleet
4.9 / 5

We are a family run business with over 15 years of experience in all vehicle makes and models. We have a good reputation and positive feedback throughout all of our customers. Delivery and collection services are also available locally.

Our services range from MOT’s, MOT repairs, servicing on all manufacturers, clutches, timing belts/chains, engine replacement, latest diagnostics testing and equipment, air conditioning fault finding, re-gas, exhaust welding, body panel welding, laser wheel alignment, DPF regeneration and cleaning.

G Force Tyres & Exhaust
48 Jobs Completed
Aldershot
4.3 / 5

Here at G Force Tyres we understand that time is a very important factor in todays busy schedules, so whether your at work, playing golf or enjoying a days shopping we can take out the hassle by offering a collection and drop off service.
General car repairs range from frequent servicing needs like replacing brake pads or bulbs to more occasional things like having a new exhaust pipe fitted. You may want to put off the everyday repairs because of money or time but we advise you not to because it can lead to more serious and costly problems.

At G Force Tyres we offer affordable repairs at a time to suit you, so it's easy to keep your vehicle in good condition.

Whatever the problem, here at G Force Tyres we're happy to help.

Our dedicated team of sales and service staff
can offer you over 100 years combined experience,

Knaphill Coachworks
65 Jobs Completed
Woking
4.9 / 5

Knaphill Coachworks was established in 1990 by business partners Angelo Buonaiuto and Wilfred Machicado. The company has continued to go from strength to strength across the U.K.

Knaphill Coachworks is one of the South East's leading and most respected Accident Repair Centres in the region. We specialise in vehicle repairs for the insurance industry along with the trade, fleet and general public. With all accident repairs guaranteed, our aim is to take the stress out of having a road traffic accident as much as is possible.

Knaphill Coachworks accident repair centre undertake repair work on behalf of both private and business customers in addition all the major insurances companies. Our friendly and knowledgeable team will have your car back on the road before you know it. As one of our customers you will receive a fast and efficient service, as well as a repair of the highest quality.

Our complete bodyshop service includes free estimates, insurance company liaison and top quality repairs and finishing. One of Surrey's leading accident repair centres; pop down to the repair shop or drop us an email for a fast response & vehicle estimate.

Fixcar Automotive
58 Jobs Completed
Aldershot
5.0 / 5

Modern express vehicle body repair center. We have a full size spray booth to ensure quality finishes. Full time on site paintless dent removal technician. Usually same day repairs. We also offer alloy wheel and headlight refurbishment.

Motion Werks
10 Jobs Completed
Guildford
5.0 / 5

Motion Werks are a local independent garage based in Guildford, Surrey. We are a small close-knit team of two technicians who have over 15 years of experience in the motor industry with specialist knowledge of Land Rover vehicles. We are a fully-fledged garage capable of carrying out all servicing and mechanical repairs with no job being too big or too small.

Customer satisfaction is our main priority and we take great pride and care in all work carried out in our premises. We quote to supply and fit O.E. quality parts and our work comes with a 12 month or 12,000 mile guarantee (whichever arrives sooner), as well as having their own parts manufacturer warranty.

We open Saturdays by appointment. FREE collection and delivery is available within 10 miles.

C & O Car Servicing
128 Jobs Completed
Addlestone
4.8 / 5

C&O Car Services are tooled up and have the computerised equipment to service & repair 90% of all main manufacturer's cars and light commercial vehicles. Not only we offer car repairs in ottershaw, but also in further afield, such as in Woking, Chertsey, New Haw and beyond. With over 14 years of experience in the motor industry, we deliver outstanding services and advice to our customers. All of our mechanics are prompt, polite and happy to help you on your way as quickly as possible! We have one vehicle inspection and repair bay operated by two experienced technicians.
C&O Car Services offer Full mechanical repair & diagnoses services. We understand that breaking down is often a stressful experience, however we will endeavour to get to you back on the road as soon as we can. Our knowledgeable and helpful service engineers will assess and diagnose the fault on your vehicle to ensure that the problem your vehicle is facing gets resolved efficiently and effectively.
Different vehicles require varying car service levels depending on the age, make and model of vehicle. Because of these varieties, we offer three types of vehicle maintenance service: Interim service, Full service and Major service. We recommend that motorists refer to their manufacturer's handbook for information on the details of servicing your car will specifically entail.
We repair and service all makes and models, including Audi, Ford, BMW, Mercedes, Vauxhall, Peugeot, Nissan, Renault, Alfa Romeo, Toyota, Mazda, Mitsubishi, Skoda, Citroen and Fiat.
: we promise to match any price!

Drive Vauxhall Aldershot
2 Jobs Completed
Aldershot
4.5 / 5

At Drive Vauxhall Aldershot you can be sure that we will service and repair your vehicle using fully trained technicians and genuine parts. You can also take advantage of our free collection and delivery service within 10 miles, hire cars from only 6.91 per day and while you wait appointments. When you bring your vehicle in to us we not only treat your car to a free wash and vac, but also look after you with our complimentary tea, coffee and WiFi.

Beeline Autos
16 Jobs Completed
Guildford
5.0 / 5

" Now CHECKATRADE and SURREY TRADING STANDARDS approved!
We are a highly trusted and professional service offered to all makes and models. With over 10 years experience on a range of vehicles including a vast knowledge of Peugeot/Citroen, VAG and BMWs. We offer a free collection and delivery service as well!."

Robert Torjir
8 Jobs Completed
Normandy
5.0 / 5

We are a small but friendly garage in Normandy. We are fueled by enthusiasm, not money, and we like what we do. We hope to establish a name in the area, a name synonymous with trust. We are equipped to repair cars and small vans, up to 6ft, 1.85m. Opening times: 9-18 Monday-Friday , Saturday and Sunday upon request. You are welcome to drop by, no matter how small or big the job is. Thank you for your custom!

Peter and Douglas Deadman
1 Job Completed
Farnham
5.0 / 5

"We are a second generation family business,established in 1962.we are a member of the good garage scheme and receive excellent feed back.we are members of the RMIF."

Sycamore Autos
15 Jobs Completed
Aldershot
5.0 / 5

We are car repair garage based in Aldershot. we specialise in automatic gearboxes and diagnostics. we carry out repairs and servicing to most makes and models. we always listen to our customers and provide the most cost effective repair/service solutions

OnsiteservicesUK
14 Jobs Completed
Guildford
4.2 / 5

"We are a Mobile Service that can come to you at home/work/or your garage. We specialize in Diagnostics and have invested on equipment that allows us to investigate vehicles to the same level as main dealers. As well as this we also carry out mechanical repair's such as cam-belts, brakes clutches. So if you have a project that needs wiring, have a vehicle not starting or just need a service then we are the team for you. We have a full fitted work shop, as well a mobile van where we can carry out all vehicles repairs, and servicing.
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Shortfield Garage
4 Job Completed
Godalming
4.0 / 5

"Shortfield Garage - Servicing. With fully trained technicians, and a vastly experienced workshop, you can get state of the art diagnostics, using VAGCOM (specifically designed for the Volkswagen Audi Skoda Seat Group cars) Fiat examiner, Bosch KTS, or Snap on Scanner computerised diagnostic tools, plus ESI diagnostic information systems. As well as full electronic scope facility using PECO SCOPE, so what ever your car, what ever your problem, we can get to the bottom of it. You can have your car SERVICED with us, whatever the make AUDI, BMW, MERCEDES VW, ALFA, FIAT, FORD, JAGUAR, VAUXHALL, ROVER, SAAB, VOLVO,PEUGEOT, CITREON, RENAULT. NEW car? Because on later vehicles we only use genuine parts, you can have any make serviced with us, whilst still maintaining your manufacturers warranty. Top quality at competitive cost. We charge a set hourly rate, and use AUTODATA for all our quotes. AUTODATA uses official manufacturers times for every job on your car, so youÔÇÖll always get a fair quote. MOT As an authorised VOSA MOT test centre, you can have your car tested with us. If it should fail, we have the facilityÔÇÖs to fix your car for you, and get you back on the road. Depending on what it fails on this can often be on the same day. AIR CONDITIONING specialists. Your air conditioning needs regular maintenance, including cleaning the cabin system and replacing the filter. We can offer you two levels of service . TYRES, EXHAUST AND BATTERIES Did you know, that we are often better value than local high street ÔÇ£quick fitÔÇØ companies. We have several sources for parts, giving you flexibility on price, but often genuine is the best option. Had an accident. From a small scratch to a full repair, come to us for an instant estimate. You can also get great friendly advice on what to do next, plus your car repaired quickly, to a high quality finish."

Tiny t autos
5 Jobs Completed
Godalming
3.8 / 5

I'm a self employed mobile mechanic offering affordable vehicle servicing and diagnostic repairs. I worked for Peugeot but now work independently

KMP crash repairs
Member since 24 October 2018
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We pride ourselves on having a friendly, approachable team of qualified repair professionals that have a huge passion for vehicle repair and standards, and continually aim to deliver an exceptional service to our customers. KMP Crash Repair works on behalf of private individuals and businesses too offering all aspects of the modern day accident repair sector including 24 hour and same day repairs within carefully managed and monitored cycle times.
KMP Crash Repair believes that its success is not just about repairing vehicles efficiently and safely but, equally, the customers’ experience throughout the claim and repair journey.
KMP Crash Repair boasts an excellent pool of talent within the company and invests continuously in training of personnel to achieve the highest possible levels of customer care, quality and satisfaction.

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Years of experience and skilled team.
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Respraying in Guildford

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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 Guildford. 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 Guildford 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 Guildford 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 Guildford;

  • 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 Guildford

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