Respraying in Horwich

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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 Horwich 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 Horwich (24 found)
Bespoke Motor Services Ltd
347 Jobs Completed
Wigan
4.8 / 5

Bespoke Motor Services Ltd are the fastest growing vehicle repair and customisation centre located in wigan.
Ideally located to service all of the North West.
We are specialised in vehicle servicing and repairs and customisation, we have the latest in diagnostics and 26 years experience.
One single garage for all your car needs!
Service and maintenance work, clutches, timing chains and belts, all electrical work, difficult jobs undertaken, mot failures, etc.
We provide an excellent service to all our customers and we take pride in the quality of our services.
We have fully trained technicians with over 26 years of experience working above the dealer level.
All the work carried is quality checked by second tech and we offer a warranty for all our jobs.
We promise to beat in price and quality any written quote and offer a quick turnaround for all customers.
We offer interest payment plans that allow you to pay in 4 interest free instalments with no credit checks

Bolton Tyre & Exhaust Ltd (OPEN 7 DAYS)
117 Jobs Completed
Bolton
4.3 / 5

"Bolton Tyre & Exhaust Ltd. Is a reputable vehicle servicing and repair centre based in Bolton, Lancashire. Being an established vehicle service and repair centre we specialise in all aspects of vehicle repairs, incl exhausts shock absorbers, vehicle diagnostics, vehicle air conditioning systems, MOT Testing, and vehicle servicing and repairs to all makes and models of cars and vans. We focus on providing excellent vehicle services to all customers throughout Bolton and the surrounding areas of Bury, Walkden, Leigh, Wigan, Chorley and Blackburn."

DA Techs
1 Job Completed
Chorley
4.0 / 5

We are an alloy wheel and body repair specialist.

From a minor scuff or dent all the way through to a complete respray we can sort out all areas of car body repair.

We offer diamond cutting, painting and powder coating of alloy wheels. If you have a problem with a wheel can fix it.

We have state of the art equipment and employ 18 people to fix any of your car body and alloy repair needs.

Moores Mobile Auto Repairs
9 Jobs Completed
Chorley
5.0 / 5

Carry out work on a mobile basis , both mechanical and body repairs , brakes , cam belts, alternators , servicing etc etc ( no clutches ) also repair bumpers and other panels , painted to a high standard
All this at a time convenient time to the customer , all repairs carried out in 1 day or less both mechanical and body repairs

Mellor Motors
125 Jobs Completed
Wigan
4.5 / 5

34;Mellor Motors garage and mobile Mechanic full qualified and time served we do all types of work undertaken: diagnostic, Services ,mot work, brakes ,timing belt, and much more. free pick up of all vehicles in 20 mile radius if work cannot be carried out on the drive. E.g head gaskets and engine swap, clutches.

BROWNLOW MOTOR MECHANICS
1 Job Completed
BOLTON
4.0 / 5

"Brownlow Motor Mechanics provides car and van servicing for all makes and models. We ensure that all the car and van services we carry out are strictly to manufacturers guidelines using only approved genuine car parts of ÔÇ£OEÔÇØ (original equipment) quality, making sure your warranty is protected at all times. All services carried out have 12months parts and labour warranty. No further work is carried out without your authorisation."

Navada Motors
1 Job Completed
Bolton
5.0 / 5

"Navada Motors are a small, family run, independently owned garage operating in Bolton since 2002. We carry out servicing, general repairs and MOTs on all makes and models of cars and smaller commercial vehicles. We specialise in German cars including BMW, Volkswagen, Audi, Seat and Skoda. Our 2 expert mechanics have over 35 years combined experience and are BMW, Volkswagen and Audi trained. Our fully fitted modern workshop has a main bay, hydraulic ramps and all the latest computer technology and diagnostic equipment. At Navada Motors, we have built a strong reputation for our first class service and our honest, professional approach. We take the time to explain what's required and why it's required and advise on the most cost effective solution. We always put our customers first and strive to provide the best job for a fair price. PLEASE NOTE OUR MOT'S ARE ONLY -ú20.00"

Standard, Vintage, Classic and Specialist Vehicle Repairs
Member since 29 April 2014
Bolton

"Vintage, Classic and Specialist Vehicle Repairs. Independent Mechanic. "

Mendadent body repairs
Member since 08 October 2019
Bolton

Mendadent body repairs has been trading for over 10 years. We specialise in providing a good service to all our customers however big or small. We can do all aspects of body repairs from painting a door handle to replacing a door, wing etc

Bolton Kia
Member since 21 November 2015
Bolton

At Bolton Kia we pride ourselves in offering the highest level of care whether you are looking to buy a new or used Kia, or your current model needs servicing. Please do not hesitate to contact any of our sales team on 01204 664800 so that they can give you all the information you need to make a choice or call into our showroom at Middlebrook Retail Park opposite the Reebok Stadium. So 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. You should be aware that Bolton Kia Direct is a wholly owned subsidiary of Kia Motors UK and as such we are totally focussed 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.

Heaton MOT And Services
Member since 12 March 2020
Bolton

We are an established local independent garage and are proud to be members of Autofirst Network – a nationwide network of independent garages operating to the Network’s 6 core values of Capability, Consistency, Care, Clarity, Cost Effectiveness and Customer Focus. For your added peace of mind we are members of the Motor Ombudsman service which is approved by The Trading Standards Institute.
In short, we are a local garage you can trust offering you the support and service guarantees of a national network, giving you complete peace of mind

GM Tyres and Autocare
Member since 06 May 2016
Bolton

Whether you need a puncture repaired in a hurry or your next service is due, make GM Tyres & Autocare your first choice….
Offering a comprehensive range of services at your convenience, GM Tyres & Autocare offer a high quality mechanical service at affordable prices. We have a large selection of tyres to choose from and we can supply and fit them as and when you need.
Get in touch with GM Tyres and Autocare, if you're looking for mechanics in Greater Manchester for an incredibly convenient service.

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Member since 09 September 2016
Wigan

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Respraying in Horwich

Average rating for  Respraying in Horwich bookings

5.00

6 reviews

How much does Respraying cost in Horwich?

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 Horwich for Respraying on WhoCanFixMyCar.com for some of our top car makes.


Respraying Cost by Car Make in Horwich
Car MakeAverage PriceGet Quotes
Volkswagen£781.67
Audi£616.53
BMW£441.43
Vauxhall£577.27
Peugeot£445.45

This table uses data from quotes provided on WhoCanFixMyCar.com between 03/07/2020 and 01/10/2020.

Car Respray Prices

The guide has been written to answer some of the questions you may have about Respraying your in Horwich. 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 Horwich 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 Horwich 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 15,174 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 Horwich;

  • 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 Horwich

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