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Respraying in Hereford

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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 Hereford 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 Hereford (17 found)
Stirling Hyundai
Member since 04 June 2017
HEREFORD

As an established Hyundai dealer, we are proud to represent the philosophy of New Thinking, New Possibilities.

We believe in challenging conventions, not for the sake of being different, but because it makes us better. And for us, that starts with you.

We're dedicated to providing a full spectrum of aftersales care, including maintenance and servicing. And naturally, all work is carried out to the highest standard by our team of Hyundai trained technicians, using only genuine parts.

Fir Tree Services
Member since 27 June 2012
Hereford

"Fir Tree Services are the one stop service and repair centre for all cars in Hereford. We specialise in Nissan cars and can fit genuine Nissan parts to maintain any warranty. We do it all on site and with reliable, efficient service you would expect. We provide a professional service using up to date electronic diagnostic Bosch equipment to ensure the expert care of your vehicle.We are primarily Nissan specialists, although we service & repair most other models within our fully equipped workshop."

Hereford Service & MOT Centre Ltd
Member since 27 June 2012
Hereford

"Our experience, expertise and efficient approach have assured our success and we are now an established and trusted name throughout Herefordshire, with a reputation for courteous, knowledgeable service.We offer an excellent service at a competitive rate, as well as a convenient location and a courtesy car available by arrangement.We are able to MOT, maintain and repair most types of vehicles and pride ourselves on personal recommendation with the benefit of my 35 plus years experience in the motor trade.All repairs are guaranteed and all costs are agreed upfront.Our workshop is well equipped with all necessary mod-cons, including ramps fitted with hydraulic shaker plates to move suspension systems remotely. We were one of the first garages in Hereford to purchase an (ATL) MOT testing bay so that V.O.S.A approved one man MOT testing could be carried out."

Hereford Autocare Ltd
Member since 27 June 2012
Hereford

"Hereford Autocare was established in 1997 by Nick Lloyd to add a car servicing and repair department to the already successful Hereford Truckcare, also owned and run by the Lloyd family of Hereford.Together the companies work side by side and have been prominent in the Hereford community, and as supporters of Hereford United F.C. their allegiance is visible on the boards at the Edgar Street ground!While Truckcare take care of HGV and PSV, Autocare take care of all aspects of all other domestic vehicles including all brands. Whether it's damage repair for your Ford, servicing for your Audi, electrics for your Peugeot, diagnosis for your Land Rover, upgrades for your Vauxhall or MOT for your Mercedes, Hereford Autocare are the people to call.We operate from a large site on Perseverance Road (behind Dunelm) employing around 12 technicians and workshop staff with a further 6 helpful members of the team working behind the scenes. We also have the facility of highly advanced diagnostic equipment, tyre fitting and can also provide courtesy cars subject to availability. We already carry out a lot of lease vehicle work, and can be contacted through the 1 Link system, for bookings and progress reports. As well as lease vehicles we also carry out regular work on light commercial vehicles for many local and national companies such as, Brandon Tool Hire, Laing O'Rourke, Wye Valley Brewery, Hertz, PHH Arval, BT, Amey Wye Valley to name but a few, along with many local car franchises and dealerships.We also stock parts for Ford Transit, Mercedes Sprinter and a variety of brake pads and tyres in-house, and can get most parts for all other brands the same day if available. this helps speed things up for you when you need your car back. You DIY experts can even use to supply spares for your ongoing projects!For you enthusiasts out there we also supply and fit upgrades such as lighting conversions, brake upgrades and can even deal with in-car entertainment"

Mifflin Motors
Member since 27 June 2012
Hereford

"MOT testing in Hereford, try Mifflin Motors, we are a well established (established in 1972) fully equipped, car servicing and authorised Mot testing station based in Hereford, we are situated on the Churchward Trading Estate on Barrs Court Road which is only a two minute walk from the town centre, so you can leave your car with us, go shopping and pick it up when you are ready to go home.We are always happy to meet new clients and will discuss and advise on your servicing or MOT requirements, you will find us very friendly, and of course all our servicing work is guaranteed. We are able to service and repair a host of different makes and models of motor vehicles. We are able to carry out your vehicles servicing on-site, we are also able to MOT test Class 4 and Class 7 vehicles at very competitive prices."

Bernie Jones Tyres
Member since 27 June 2012
Hereford

"We provide the best possible prices on:All brands of new tyres with free balancing and fittingPart worn, Tracking,Punctures, Battery Testing,Batteries,Because we are an independent company we are able to shop around to find the most competitive prices available. Whether itÔÇÖs budget, mid range or top brand names.We pride ourselves on extremely competitive prices and good honest advice. Customer satisfaction is our number one priority. We sell tyres by reputation not by force."

test garage sael
Member since 19 January 2020
West Wimborne

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Steels (Hereford)
Member since 17 November 2015
Hereford

At Steels we pride ourselves on traditional values, - completely satisfying customers with continuity and attention to detail. Our friendly team of expert technicians provide a consistently high level of after sales care and service to ensure that any customer who tries us, is delighted enough to remain a customer for good. Whatever you expect or think you know about Kia, we go one step further. It proves our fixation with quality – it explains why so many people choose our cars, and why we keep growing all over the world. Plus, with our state-of-the-art European Factory, the future is brighter than ever for Kia Motors

Callow Marsh
Member since 08 February 2016
HEREFORD

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!

Griffiths auto services
Member since 19 July 2018
Hereford

Hi.
We are a garage based in hereford down tillington road , we carry out ALL types of work such as mots , clutches , cambelts ect we even offer a drop off and pick up service to make it easier for our customers. If you have any questions please call us on

Ace Motors
Member since 09 December 2011
Hereford

"Ace Motors are an independent Fiat, Lancia and Alfa Romeo specialist based in Hereford, with over 25 years of experience we can offer a wide range of garage services. We are also able to supply genuine or non genuine parts direct to you or to be fitted in our workshop."

SMT Ltd Auto Services
Member since 09 December 2011
Hereford

"SMT Auto Services are committed to delivering our promise of excellence; commitment to excellence in customer service and quality, expert knowledge and straightforward, honest advice, ongoing care and assistance and competitive prices. We offer a comfortable waiting area with wi-fi access, and a complimentary 'drop you and collect you' service within a 10 mile radius of our workshop. There are also free courtesy cars (if available). Our technicians are trained on the latest equipment and have the most up-to-date diagnostic software to pinpoint any faults in your car as quickly and accurately as possible. They all hold NVQ level 3 qualifications and regularly attend development training to keep their skills up to date and current."

Test Motor Garage F120.Fr.14.59.47.9170.3453245822376465
Member since 20 March 2020
Hereford

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Westlands Hereford
Member since 29 June 2015
Hereford

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.

A49 Auto Engineering
Member since 28 March 2020
Dinmore

Here at A49 we have a vast amount of experience in offering garage services as we’ve been in the trade for over 30 years . We can cover all aspects of vehicle maintenance and repairs from the smallest of jobs, either at the workshop or at the customers own home with our mobile service van.
Our workshop is located on the largest trunk road in the country of Herefordshire, with quick access to the counties biggest towns Hereford and Leominster.

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Respraying in Hereford

Car Respray Prices

The guide has been written to answer some of the questions you may have about Respraying your in Hereford. 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 Hereford 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 Hereford 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 15,159 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 Hereford;

  • 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 Hereford

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