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Respraying in Horsforth

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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 Horsforth 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 Horsforth (74 found)
Niche Motor Sales Limited
342 Jobs Completed
Bradford
4.7 / 5

We provide one of the best services for MOT tests at our Garage in Bradford. By using highly experienced staff and equipment you can be assured your car is in good hands to be inspected.

At Niche Motor Company we offer the best deals around and we pride ourselves on our customer care and offer an excellent personal service. We offer a wide range of services including Bodywork, MOT's and Servicing and Air Conditioning Regas/Recharge services.

A small investment in routine servicing, plus a good inspection programme, results in a good return on that investment.

Niche Motor Sales have fully qualified and experienced staff that can supply and fit brakes for all makes and models at competitive prices.

In addition to the above, we also offer repairs and services for air conditioning, suspension repairs, electrical and battery repairs and much more!

We are Car, Van And Truck air conditioning specialist covering the whole of West Yorkshire.

We have Invested Thousands of pounds in State of the art Car Air Conditioning Regas and car Air Conditioning service machinery to give our customers the best service for their money

We service both Air Gas types: R134A & HFO123YF

Please call in for your Car, van and Truck Air Conditioning Recharge/Regas and be seen with in 20 minutes guaranteed

NO appointments ever needed.

See you soon

Brooklands Fast Fit
894 Jobs Completed
leeds
4.7 / 5

Brooklands have been here for 25 years. We are proud in everything we do and carry everything out to a high spec.
Brooklands technicians carry over 15 years of experience an have delt with many aspects of different makes and models over the year, they all carry the correct qualifications from MOT licence’s to NVQ 2&3. We ain’t afraid to to take on any job an work constantly around the clock the get vehicles back on the road the same day.
We carry out a wide range of diagnostic test's and checks, to service and repairs we also do mot's. As on the otherhand we also carry out a wide range of body work and reapirs too..

DPS Autocare
28 Jobs Completed
Leeds
3.5 / 5

We are a very friendly, very reliable, very experienced garage with competitive prices the latest software for any make and model. We under take the biggest to the smallest job at a very high quality
I am having trouble with phone signal at the min if you can not get threw then please send a message via text, WhatsApp or email threw the hcfmc web sight sorry for any inconvenience

Thorpe Service Station
8 Job Completed
Pudsey
5.0 / 5

Welcome to Thorpe Service Station. We have been established over 40 years and pride ourselves on friendly service and great quality workmanship.

We are located on Richardshaw Lane in Pudsey, in the Texaco Petrol station.

We do all types of vehicle repairs from clutch replacements and timing belts, to brakes and servicing and we are a registered VOSA MOT station.

G.S Motors
8 Jobs Completed
Meanwood
5.0 / 5

We are a well-established garage in the north of Leeds, which offers car repairs in Headingley, Meanwood and further afield, such as in West Park, Woodhouse and beyond. GS Motors has established an excellent reputation in the Leeds, West Yorkshire area, offering high quality motor services at some of the most competitive prices in the area, especially when compared to the main dealers. Our workshop and service area are well equipped with vehicle diagnostic equipment, meaning we can help with all servicing and mechanical problems. Our range of services is wide, and includes repairs, diagnostics, bodywork, exhausts, brakes,suspensions, batteries clutches, and turbos. We are specialists in Audi and VW's but welcome all makes and models. All work is done to the highest standard and customer satisfaction is our top priority. We aim to provide the best service possible and get your vehicle back on the road as quickly as possible. We strive to be one of the best and we hope we can make your experience a good one.
With an experienced and knowledgeable team, we are always happy to discuss your individual requirements, just let us know how we can help you.
Our team is here to help and we look forward to giving you a warm welcome - and make sure to take a look at our latest reviews, too.

EGS Motors
3 Job Completed
IDLE
5.0 / 5

"EGS MOTORS is a family run garage, started in 1985. We have worked hard building up our business, based on customer satisfaction with repetitive trade in both car sales and servicing departments. Aiming to offer our customers an unbeaten service, whether it is your first car, or the prestige model you have always dreamed of, is something we achieve."

Aviary Autos
2 Job Completed
Leeds
5.0 / 5

Aviary Autos has been established over 40 years and for the last 13 years has traded from its present place of business on Tong Road in Armley.Our quality workmanship and fair prices has helped to build an impressive and loyal commercial and domestic customer base.We have a very well equipped body shop for both major and minor repairs and our mechanics undertake work on a wide variety of vehicles from very small cars to large commercial vans.All our equipment is regularly tested and serviced and has the appropriate certification.

Just Car Clinic Bradford
6 Jobs Completed
Bradford
5.0 / 5

"Just Car Clinic Bradford is part of Just Car Clinics which is the second largest accident repair and car care company in the UK with 26 centres throughout England.

Every single site is BSI Kitemark Approved and we pride ourselves in driving the highest quality standards for both our corporate clients and retail customers.

Every Just Car Clinics also offers a wide range of car care and maintenance services including servicing, MOTs, tyres, air conditioning, windscreen repair and replacement and wheel alignment.

We also have a fleet of mobile repair vans that can repair minor dents and scratches at your home or place of work. With the very best in repair expertise, a full range of maintenance services and a fleet of more than 650 courtesy cars, our absolute aim is to keep you and your car on the road.

Some of the UK most prominent insurance companies trust Just Car Clinics with their customers clients including The AA, Axa, and the Royal Bank of Scotland. In fact, more than 45,000 customers pass through our centres each year.

An enthusiastic highly skilled team, a commitment to the highest industry standards and an existing enviable corporate client list mean Just Car Clinics deliver absolute car care you can trust, every time."

Queens Rd MOT Centre
5 Job Completed
Leeds
5.0 / 5

"Queens Rd M.O.T Ltd Centre is a local car garage with over 25 years of experience in the mechanical car repair and servicing industry. We offer a vast range of services to cater for all general car repairs and maintenance, from MOT testing to car tyre replacement. We aim to provide all our customers the highest standard of service at the most competitive rate. Our highly qualified mechanics are professional, friendly and reliable, and will try their very best to meet all your requirements. Our team of mechanic specialists can service and check all types of vehicles from domestic cars and motorcycles to commercial vans. Why choose Queens Rd M.O.T Ltd? MOT and free re-test Car tyres and replacement All general car repairs and maintenance Members of the Good Garage Scheme Free quote Fleet vehicles welcome Insurance work Pick-up delivery service for local area Discounts for students and trade Arranging a time to service your car can be very inconvenient, especially when you have a busy lifestyle. At Queens Rd M.O.T Centre Ltd we always try to go that extra mile to help our customers. Our pick-up delivery service will save you time and inconvenience and we promise to return your car in tip-top condition."

Just Car Clinic Leeds
4 Job Completed
Leeds
5.0 / 5

"Just Car Clinic Leeds is part of Just Car Clinics which is the second largest accident repair and car care company in the UK with 26 centres throughout England.

Every single site is BSI Kitemark Approved and we pride ourselves in driving the highest quality standards for both our corporate clients and retail customers.

Every Just Car Clinics also offers a wide range of car care and maintenance services including servicing, MOTs, tyres, air conditioning, windscreen repair and replacement and wheel alignment.

We also have a fleet of mobile repair vans that can repair minor dents and scratches at your home or place of work. With the very best in repair expertise, a full range of maintenance services and a fleet of more than 650 courtesy cars, our absolute aim is to keep you and your car on the road.

Some of the UKÔÇÖs most prominent insurance companies trust Just Car Clinics with their customers clients including The AA, Axa, and the Royal Bank of Scotland. In fact, more than 45,000 customers pass through our centres each year.

An enthusiastic highly skilled team, a commitment to the highest industry standards and an existing enviable corporate client list mean Just Car Clinics deliver absolute car care you can trust, every time."

Auto Care And Repair Centre Ltd
31 Jobs Completed
Leeds
4.2 / 5

"We are a vehicle repair centre just outside Leeds City Centre. Our services include M.O.T.'s, servicing, tyres, exhausts, tracking, clutches and many more. Auto Care And Repair Centre is your one stop shop for car repairs. We carry out servicing on all cars new and old and maintain your dealer warranty. We fit tyres, exhausts, brakes, clutches, batteries and suspension. We carry out tracking/wheel alignment and computer diagnostics. The only work we don't do is paintwork but I can recommend a very good paint shop. We have a brilliant skilled team .

TrustFord Bradford
Member since 03 August 2015
Bradford

TrustFord is the world’s largest dedicated Ford dealership, wholly owned by Ford Motor Company.

Our 65 UK-wide dealerships all became TrustFord in June 2014. You might have visited us when we had a different name, such as Dagenham Motors, Polar Ford, Brunel Ford, Heartlands Ford or Lindsay Ford.

But now, whenever you see a TrustFord sign – from Bradford to Bristol – you know it’s part of our family.

Ringways (Leeds)
Member since 22 February 2016
Leeds

Welcome to Ringways Motor Group we hope you find what you’re looking for. This is the home of new and used vehicles, after sales and accident body repair. We have dealerships on Whitehall Road, Leeds and Wheatley Hall Road, Doncaster, so please call in to say hello, the next time you’re in town.

Stanley Cars (Bradford)
Member since 16 January 2016
Bradford

We pride ourselves in offering the highest level of care whether your current model needs servicing, or you are looking to buy a new or used Kia. Please do not hesitate to contact any of our sales team so that they can give you all the information you need to make a choice or call into our showroom here at Canal Road Bradford.. Whatever your motoring needs are we are here to help you, Retail, Business User, Fleet, Motability or 7 Year Switch scheme our experienced sales team will be only too pleased to answer any questions you may have. We are totally focused on promoting Kia in your area 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

Bridge Motor Company
Member since 09 December 2015
Bradford

At the Bridge Motor Company, you will find a fully equipped workshop ready to carry out the MOT, service or repair work that your vehicle requires. All of our mechanics are fully trained and have many years of experience working on all makes and models of cars. We understand the importance of putting our customers’ needs first and so we always work with your best interests in mind. Should any additional work be necessary, we would always contact you to discuss this further and then seek authorisation before proceeding any further.

At your disposal we have a comfortable waiting room where you can use our free Wi-Fi and have a cup of tea or coffee whilst you wait. Alternatively, we can offer a free collection and delivery service within 10 miles or a courtesy car.

Aside from mechanical work, we offer an extensive range of used cars in the Leeds and Bradford area featuring all makes and models, Bridge Motor Company can provide the right car at the right price. With so much choice on second hand cars why go anywhere else? Get the best prices and widest choice on quality used cars in Leeds and Bradford, contact us today! We offer a competitive service package and MOT's at affordable prices. We take part exchanges, offer finance, cash back deals and we offer a trustworthy Sale or Return Scheme. We also have employ a Car Finder so if we don’t have what you’re looking for we will individually find you the car of your dreams.

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Respraying in Horsforth

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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 Horsforth. 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 Horsforth 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 Horsforth 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 15,162 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 Horsforth;

  • 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 Horsforth

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