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Respraying in Harrogate

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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 Harrogate 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 Harrogate (43 found)
Piccadilly Motors (Ripon)
1 Job Completed
Ripon
5.0 / 5

Piccadilly Kia Ripon prides itself in offering the best after sales experience in the area. With an all-makes servicing programme we can offer a comprehensive service on all makes of vehicles at ultra-competitive pricing. We really are a one stop shop! not only do we offer rountine servicing and repairs but also Tyres/Exhausts/Mot testing/Brakes-our aim is to meet all your servicing needs and keep your vehicle on the road at minimum expense. As a Kia Main Dealer in North Yorkshire we can also carry out any warranty work on all Kia including safety campaigns and manufacturers recalls. Our dedicated and long serving, fully trained, technicians will make sure we offer a quick and accurate diagnosis on any problems that you encounter. With a fleet of courtesy cars and a local collection and delivery service we will minimise any fuss and inconvenience making your service experience with Piccadilly After sales a pleasant one.

Carmaster (UK) Limited
6 Jobs Completed
Harrogate
5.0 / 5

"Carmaster is an independent authorised Bosch Car Service and Repair Centre and we probably have more technical equipment than many franchise dealerships. We offer: Servicing, Air Conditioning, MOT, Wheel Alignment, Tyres, Clutches, Braking Systems, Diagnostics, ECU Upgrades, Engine Management, ABS. As a member of the Bosch Car Service network we work to an OFT approved standard which ensures your peace of mind when entrusting your car to us. "

Vantage Toyota Knaresborough
3 Job Completed
Knaresborough
5.0 / 5

Vantage Toyota Knaresborough 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.

MW Motors
2 Job Completed
Ripon
4.0 / 5

We do all types of merchanics and diognostics from mopeds, motorbikes, cars and vans. We are a family run buisness with background in engineering and fabrication. We weld cars and vehicles. Do MOTs and pre MOT work.

MKSM ENGINEERING
2 Job Completed
Knaresborough
5.0 / 5

MKSM-Engineering offers servicing, repairs, welding and modifications to all makes and models of vehicles. We are here to help you with what you require however small.
Our Vehicle Engineers have 14 Years experience in the Motor Trade and have worked on as little as a lawnmower up to an Armored Tank. You can be assured we give 110% in the work we do.
we also have our own in house Engineering and Fabrication Departments.

ServiceLight Auto Repairs
2 Jobs Completed
Kirk Deighton
5.0 / 5

ServiceLight is a local and independent garage servicing the local area around Spoffoth, Kirk Deighton, North Deighton, Knaresborough, Wetherby and Harrogate.

We provide a full and friendly service, arranging to pick up your car at your convenience and then return it to you once your service or repairs are complete.

If your vehicle has suffered a breakdown in wetherby, kirk deighton, north deighton, spoffoth, harrogate, knaresborough or any of the surrounding areas you can arrange to have your car delivered to our workshop, where we will honestly and promptly diagnose the vehicles issues and then call you to discuss the problems and the relevant fixes before embarking on any repairs , so no nasty surprises or big bills creeping up on you.

We pride ourselves on providing dealer level servicing at the costs you associate with your local independent garages meaning you get great service for incredible value.

We only use manufacturer quality parts or better so rest assured we will not be fitting any poor quality goods to your car.

So whether its a quick oil change, a full engine change or a total rebuild, ServiceLight can cater for your every motoring need.

We take pride in what we do, with smiles on our faces knowing when we are done you will have a smile on your face too.

Thank you for considering ServiceLight to carry out any work you may need on your Car.

SDM Auto Services
5 Job Completed
Harrogate
5.0 / 5

"The proprietor is Simon Meesam, I would like to introduce myself as a local and friendly car repair service offering highly competitive prices and excellent workmanship to members of the Harrogate and district area. All of our technicians are fully qualified to NVQ Level 3 or equivalent and having over 12 years experience of maintenance and repair of your car. We offer a full range of services, ranging from small intermediate services to a major engine repair or replacement. We can offer you a no obligation quote now, so contact us for more information. We will beat any written quote.......... that's a promise!!! We also have a mobile mechanic and can restore mis-fuelling."

James Wood Automotive Refinishers Ltd
Member since 04 November 2017
Knaresborough

We are a highly specialist bodywork company who cover all car and van repairs, including insurance work. Established in 2011, we are well known within our local area, however, a new custom is always welcomed!

Due to only carrying out bodywork, each technician has been hand-picked due to his specific area of expertise. We work on all makes and models of vehicles, however, we do have ex-main dealer trained technicians who have specialist knowledge in both Porsche and Volkswagen.

We have a jig for accident and crash repairs as well as a large low bake oven and an ultraviolet oven too. Our work is backed by the R.M.I, the I.M.I and we are also Kitemark approved for Vehicle Body Repairs, which means that we are audited and always adhere to a strict code of conduct. We also provide courtesy cars (subject to availability).

If you are looking to have repairs done to your leased vehicle, we can guarantee to have your car in pristine condition for you returning it. This will help you avoid extremely high costs when your lease is ending.

Our services include, but are not limited to;
Accident/Crash repairs
Panel repairs/replacements
Dent removal
Plastic welding
Alloy wheel repairs
Interior repairs
Glass replacement
Valeting

Carclinic (Harrogate) Limited
Member since 27 August 2014
Knaresborough

We are a VOSA approved MOT testing station in Knaresborough. Also offering all vehicle repairs and servicing at affordable prices

GTSC
Member since 21 November 2013
Pannal Road

"GT Service has invested heavily in main dealer level diagnostic services coupled with employing staff with extensive knowledge of all the major 4x4 and Prestige manufactures and their specific models. We pride ourselves on honesty and integrity with examining and servicing your vehicle where we will only do the required work after advising you fully of the work required and the reasons behind it. We will show you with the parts we have removed for the car, if you wish, so you can see our reasons for recommending a change of parts. We will give you an estimated time remaining on wearable parts, such as brake discs and pads, so you decide if you want them to be changed. We will keep you service work up to date on our modern internal systems with copies of all parts used on each and every service so you have an extensive service record to complement your car when you decide to sell it. We will keep a note of your service and MOT renewal dates and remind you when they become due. We will provide you with a service reminder sticker in your vehicle window so you know when to book again. Any warranty work required by the manufacturer when we see your vehicle can be organised by GT Service so you do not have to. GT Service offers a courtesy car service and a collection and delivery service for your vehicle to fit in with you. GT Service is the genuine alternative to the main dealer network."

TOTAL MOTORING SOLUTIONS (Tms garage)
Member since 02 February 2014
Knaresborough

Free Collection and Delivery including a Wash and hoover.
All makes and models of vehicle catered for from you daily run around to your prestige vehicle, all work is carried out to the highest of standards using quality parts.Specialists in Porsche, Peugeot and Citroen.
The company is owned and ran By Steve and Ben who are long term family friends and have a similar work ethos of putting the customers needs above all else.
Steve and Ben both started their working lives within car dealerships such as Peugeot, Citroen and Porsche, Steve worked his way up to master technician gaining many awards and accreditations for his hard work and commitment. Both Steve and Ben also have a comprehensive motorsport background working for a company building and preparing race and rally cars and at one point had the contract to build and supply the Citroen C2 rally car.
Ben also has a background in making bespoke exhaust systems and helped set up a company in Leeds many years ago.
The business is built up from hard work and offering our customers the very best British workmanship and quality parts at a very competitive price. Servicing & Repairs (by appointment only) Engine Diagnostics, Gearbox Rebuilds, Engine Rebuilds, Wheel Alignment, Wiring Faults, Parking Sensors, Phone Kits, Bespoke Exhausts, 4 Wheel Drive Rolling Road, Clutches, Track Day, Preparation, Restoration Work, Welding, Body Work and Tyres.
While you wait services also available upon request

GR AUTOS (OTLEY) LTD
Member since 04 December 2014
Leeds

"ESTABLISED IN 1991.
REPAIRS, SERVICING AND DIAGNOSTIC WORK.
BODYWORK AND PAINTING."

Kineholme Of Otley
Member since 08 February 2016
OTLEY

We are a Renault and Dacia main dealer with the knowledge, specific tooling and diagnostic equipment to efficiently repair and maintain all Renault and Dacia vehicles. Competitive service and MOT prices are only but a few of the surprises we can offer you. If you live within 10 miles of our dealership, we are able to provide you with our collect and deliver service. If you have somewhere to be whilst your vehicle is being repaired, we offer a courtesy car service. With every job; we complete a free vehicle health check to provide total peace of mind. In addition, all Renault approved parts come with a one year guarantee!

Nidd Vale Harrogate
Member since 24 November 2011
Harrogate

"At Nidd Vale Harrogate Our aim is to make choosing your next car or van, whether you live 1 or 1000 miles away from us, as simple as possible. Buying a new vehicle should be a pleasurable occasion. We realise that you are spending a lot of money. Yet, many of our customers tell us of previous experiences at other dealerships where, instead of simply doing a deal, the whole process turned into an ordeal! Our aim, at Nidd Vale, is to offer you the right car with the right back up, at a value for money transaction price and leave you feeling that you have bought a vehicle rather than been sold one. Our team is here to help, whether it be sales, service, parts, or body work and we look forward to being of service to you. "

Nidd Vale Wetherby
Member since 24 November 2011
Wetherby

"At Nidd Vale Wetherby Our aim is to make choosing your next car or van, whether you live 1 or 1000 miles away from us, as simple as possible. Buying a new vehicle should be a pleasurable occasion. We realise that you are spending a lot of money. Yet, many of our customers tell us of previous experiences at other dealerships where, instead of simply doing a deal, the whole process turned into an ordeal! Our aim, at Nidd Vale, is to offer you the right car with the right back up, at a value for money transaction price and leave you feeling that you have bought a vehicle rather than been sold one. Our team is here to help, whether it be sales, service, parts, or body work and we look forward to being of service to you. "

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Respraying in Harrogate

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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 Harrogate. 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 Harrogate 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 Harrogate 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 15,165 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 Harrogate;

  • 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 Harrogate

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