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Respraying in Highgate

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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 Highgate 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 Highgate (242 found)
Car Lovers
201 Jobs Completed
Hackney
4.7 / 5

I would like to introduce myself and my company which is called Car Lovers and the name says it all. My name is fauzan also known by (soldier). I have been working in and around east london (garages) for almost 10 years and me and my partner decided to start our own new venture based on the fact that I am a massive car fanatic, from a childhood I have a had a knack to mess around with cars modifying them to something that suits my personality. So here we are offering the best service to our customers any job big or small we are happy to come out to you hassle free from the comfort of your own home. I have a mechanical degree which is why I am so passionate about what I do . I will offer my services to you at your doorstep and try my very best in meeting your requirements and needs and also making your life as easy as possible. So please feel free to give me a shout you wont be dissapointed. I will be offering some special offers to my customers i.e free oil top up, free diagnostics etc.
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T&M AutoCare London
380 Jobs Completed
London
4.3 / 5

Welcome to our organisation, our aim is to provide solutions for all your motoring needs with the aim to reduce your cost of ownership of your motor vehicle. We specialise in new motor vehicle components for all makes and models, O.E.M (Original Equipment Manufactured/Pattern), O.E (Original Equipment/Genuine), we can advice on advantages and disadvantages of both product ranges. We stock a wide range of parts and specialise in all makes and models. We provide the highest level of customer services and our aim is to be the best, so if you are looking for a garage in brent for car repairs or an MOT, look no further than the quality services on offer at T&M AutoCare London. With many years of experience in the trade, you can count on us to repair and service your car to the highest possible standard. We are VW Audi Specialists but can offer the same high standard of service for all makes and models.
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Your Mobile Garage
234 Jobs Completed
Islington
4.7 / 5

Best mobile mechanic in London. Offering professional diagnostics, the best mechanical team, and bodywork along with many other services. WE PROMISE TO BEAT ANY GENUINE QUOTE - TRY US ONCE AND NEVER GO BACK TO ANOTHER WORKSHOP. We only use genuine dealer diagnostic equipment.

Aysin Limited
181 Jobs Completed
london
4.3 / 5

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Smith and Hunter MOT Centre and Bodywork
144 Jobs Completed
London
4.2 / 5

Smith and Hunter, Kensington and Chelsea car repair and servicing garage in London is proud to be one of London's oldest fully equipped car repair garages. We offer full car servicing and car repair in Kensington and Chelsea, Notting Hill, Paddington and Bayswater in London & are the No.1 MOT testing centre in Kensington and Chelsea. With a long-standing & proud history for quality & service if you try us once you'll never want to go anywhere else for your car repair, service or MOT needs. We also have our own Bodywork garage located in close proximity for all your Cosmetic and bodywork needs

Palmers Green Service Centre
219 Jobs Completed
Palmers Green
3.9 / 5

At Palmers Green Service Centre we use the latest technology to service and diagnose all vehicle marques. We only use genuine parts at competitive prices. We aim to provide the highest levels of motor vehicle servicing in North London.

We pride ourselves on servicing all types of motor vehicles to manufacturer’s standards. We provide you with a manufacturer’s service schedule attached to your invoice, and use genuine parts with quality oils and lubricants for your motor vehicle.

We are best-known for Servicing and MOT in North London, but that’s not the only service we offer. Our skilled workforce can keep your car running smoothly with onsite servicing, wheel balancing, puncture repairs, laser computerized digital wheel alignment and new valves. We even supply and fit batteries for any make and model.
Palmers Green Service Centre have a team of qualified and experienced mechanics on-hand to assist you with engine diagnostics, mechanical and car body work repairs.
Our dedication to customer service and competitive prices ensure that you always get great value for money and a high standard of workmanship. At Palmers Green Service Centre you really can have it all. So, if you need mechanical advice, Servicing, MOT, vehicle repairs or tyres in North London, then give us a call today. Palmers Green Service Centre covers car servicing for Archway N19, Arnos Grove N11 and N14, Barnsbury N1, Bounds Green N11 and N22, Bowes Park N22, Brent NW9, Brent Cross Nw2 and NW4, Brunswick Park N11, Camden NW1, Canonbury N1, Chalk Farm NW1, Cockfosters EN4, Colindale NW9, Colney Hatch N11 and N10, Crickewood NW2, Crouch End N8, Dartmouth Park NW5, De Beauvoir Town N1, Dollis Hill NW2, East Barney En4, East Finchley N2, Edgeware HA8, Edmonton N9 and N18, Enfield EN1, EN2 and EN3, Finchley N2, N3 and N12, Finsbury Park N4, Fortis Green N10, Friern Barnet N11, Golders Green NW11, Gospek Oak NW3 and NW5, Hadley Wood EN4, Hampstead NW3, Hampstead Garden Suburb N2, Harringay and Haringey N4, N8 and N15, Hendon NW4, Highgate and Highgate Village N6, Holloway N7, Hornsey N8, Islington N1, Kentish Town NW5, Kilburn NW6, Kings Cross WC1, Manor House N4, Mill Hill NW7, Muswell Hill N10, Neasden NW2 and NW10, New Southgate N11, North Finchley N12, Oakleigh Park N20, Palmers Green N13, Ponders End EN1 and EN3, Seven Sisters N15, Southgate N14, Tottenham N15 and N16, Stamford Hill N15 and N16, Stoke Newington N16, Totteridge N20, Tufnell Park N7 and N19, Turnpike Lane N8, Upper Holloway N19, Wood Green N22.

Gtr Repair Centre
44 Jobs Completed
edmonton
3.0 / 5

Gtr repair centre hosts 3 up to date mechanical repair ramps and mot station along with tyres it is a one stop garage for A to Z auto needs

Tech Auto
4 Job Completed
London
5.0 / 5

I am a fully qualified Mercedes-Benz vehicle technician, who specialises in German vehicles. I carry top end specialist diagnostic equipment and tools to carry out high quality work. I carry out all forms of repairs from servicing, clutch replacements and diagnosing electrical faults through to head gasket work. All work comes guaranteed and we can also provide you with Wi-Fi, a FREE collection and delivery service within 10 miles and a FREE vehicle wash and vac.

Autowerke Ltd
791 Jobs Completed
London
4.6 / 5

We specialise in service and repairs for all makes and models of cars. With experience we provide efficient, value for money servicing and repairs, using original parts and equipment wherever possible.

We pride ourselves in our personal and friendly service as well as our vast knowledge and experience, to be able to conduct work on your vehicle to the highest standard.

Our experience and knowledge is vast and combined with our friendly and professional service, we believe we can exceed main dealer quality standards at a much more reasonable price.

Universal cars ltd
371 Jobs Completed
London
4.7 / 5

Universal Cars Ltd has been in operation since 2015, carrying out all forms of mechanical repairs, maintenance work, servicing, MOT’s and bodywork in our garage, with no job being too big or too small. We also have a spray booth in our workshop to undertake all paint works. We carry out class 4 MOT’s and only use good quality parts to ensure your vehicle remains in its top condition always.

Our team of 7 technicians are all fully qualified and ready to help get your vehicle road worthy again. We have specialist knowledge of Toyota and Honda vehicles however we have worked on all makes and models over the years, and continue to do so on a daily basis.

We can provide you with a free vehicle collection and delivery service within 3 miles of the garage, or the use of our waiting room which has Wi-Fi and refreshments at your disposal.

JEM
20 Jobs Completed
Colindale
1.7 / 5

JEM, located in Hendon, London, is totally committed to providing honest and accurate advice that is in the best interest of the customer. We will back this, with good quality work and a friendly efficient service at a price that represents excellent value. We have 8 operational service bays at our premises, offering not only routine servicing and MOT testing, but also all mechanical and electrical repairs and fault diagnosis. We have the most advanced diagnostic equipment compatible with both UK specification and imported vehicles.

Blackbird Hill Auto Ltd
32 Jobs Completed
London
4.5 / 5

We at Blackbird Hill Auto, an independant and family run garage are passionate about giving our customer the best service and value for money. We are capable of carrying out repair works using advanced tools and systems, service your cars according to industry standard specification and provide tyres for all seasons for your vehicles.

Volkswagen Garages
94 Jobs Completed
London
4.0 / 5

Hi, I'm Roy and I own Volkswagen Garages.

I started out initially working exclusively with Volkswaged and Audi in a main dealer (where I first qualified as a technician) so I specialise in anything to do with both makes of cars, however having been in this industry for over 30 years I have since worked on all makes and models and do so on a daily basis with ease.

I carry out all forms of mechanical repairs, servicing, maintenance work and MOT's in-house. To ensure that your vehicle remains in top conditions at all times, I will only supply and fit EU approved parts and all parts and labour come guaranteed too.

For customers who are very local to me - I can provide you with a free collection and delivery service within 1 mile to help ease transportation issues. Alternatively, I also have a comfortable waiting room which has wi-fi and refreshments readily available.

Being main dealer trained, customer service is my number one priority and so whilst being able to offer you repairs at a more competitive price, the quality of workmanship will remain to the highest of standards.

Kar Dok
167 Jobs Completed
London
3.0 / 5

We are an independent garage based in Swiss Cottage, London. We have been providing vehicle repair and maintenance services to the local area for over 15 years, so you can rest assured that you are in the hands of professionals here at Kar Dok.

We provide a wide range of services, including MOT's, servicing, bodywork repair and much more. Are you about to purchase a vehicle? We provide pre-purchase vehicle inspections at competitive prices.

Don't hesitate to get in touch, if you are unsure of what is wrong with your vehicle then we can use our state of the art diagnosis technology to diagnose your vehicle and provide an accurate quote for repair.

Perhaps you've suffered from a puncture whilst motoring, we also provide tyre services - you get the gist, no matter what is wrong with your vehicle, we can get it back on the road.

Globe Motors
13 Jobs Completed
Camden Town
5.0 / 5

Specialists in all servicing and repairs to all types of makes and models. we carryout the following:* MOT* SERVICING* BODYWORK* BRAKES / TYRES / BATTERIES* DIAGNOSTIC* ELECTRICAL / IN-CAR SOUND SYSTEMS* EXHAUST* ACCIDENT MANAGEMENT ADVICE ALLOY WHEEL REPAIR/REFURBPICK AND DROP OFF

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Respraying in Highgate

Average rating for  Respraying in Highgate bookings

4.80

10 reviews

How much does Respraying cost in Highgate?

The cost of servicing, MOT and repairs differ across the country and Respraying is not any different. Labour rates will be higher or lower depending on where in the country you are. Take a look below at the average quote in Highgate for Respraying on WhoCanFixMyCar.com for some of our top car makes.


Respraying Cost by Car Make in Highgate
Car MakeAverage PriceGet Quotes
BMW£470.06
Audi£463.76
Volkswagen£528.89
Vauxhall£497.71
Ford£511.47
Mercedes£462.19
Toyota£455.53
Nissan£506.27
MINI£464.57
Peugeot£530.02
Citroen£571.32
Volvo£607.15

This table uses data from quotes provided on WhoCanFixMyCar.com between 20/06/2020 and 18/09/2020.

Car Respray Prices

The guide has been written to answer some of the questions you may have about Respraying your in Highgate. 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 Highgate 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 Highgate 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 15,158 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 Highgate;

  • 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 Highgate

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