Respraying in Lancaster

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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 Lancaster 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 Lancaster (14 found)
TM Noble (Motor Engineers) Ltd
35 Jobs Completed
Morecambe
5.0 / 5

Established in 1978, TM Noble (Motor Engineers) Ltd have been providing motor mechanic services to Morecambe and the surrounding area for over 30 years.
T.M. Noble - Breakdown & Accident Recover in Morecambe. We can provide a breakdown recovery service so we can really help you from the moment you have broken down right up to getting your vehicle back on the road.

Whether it something simple such as a new battery or exhaust system for your car or van, or something more complex such as identifying and rectifying mysterious engine faults then we have got you covered. You will like our prices too, we try to stay as competitive as possible at all times.

We have the skills and equipment required to provide services for domestic cars for your family to light commercial vehicles for your business.
Our expert trained mechanics have the know-how to preform diagnostics and auto-electrical repairs in and around Morecambe.

- Over 30 years of experience in the motor trade
- Emergency breakdown and Accident Recovery service 24 hours a day, seven days per week
- Car and van servicing and repairs
- We have the capacity to take on fleet work & large company contracts
- We will look at all makes and models of vehicle

Rayrigg Motors (Morecambe)
Member since 24 September 2016
Morecambe

At Rayrigg Motors, Morecambe, 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.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.

Vantage Toyota Morecambe
Member since 29 June 2015
Morecambe

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.

BP Performance
Member since 07 September 2019
Morecambe

I am fully mobile but also have a workshop for bigger repairs.

Whitehouse Motors
Member since 09 October 2012
Morecambe

"Whitehouse Motors have built a solid reputation with accident repair for over 50 years. We have seen many changes both in repair technology and computerisation.For peace of mind Whitehouse Motors are PAS 125 BSI Kitemark Approved. These are industry standards in the bodyshop industry.We are a family run business, established 1953. We are fully committed to operating with minimum impact to the environment.In our opinion you either repair correctly or you don't. Whitehouse Motors have consistently chosen the manufacturers' standard repair methods. This has put us in good standing with insurance companies, brokers, fleet companies and the private motorist."

McGuires Tyres and Exhaust
Member since 09 October 2012
Morecambe

"We are a local, independent garage, serving Morecambe and the surrounding area."

A&A Motors
Member since 09 October 2012
Morecambe

"A&A Motors established in Morecambe was opened in February 2007 providing both reliable vehicle maintenance services and vehicle repairs in Morecambe, Lancaster and the surrounding areas. We have all the the necessary skills, experience and equipment to carry out all types of vehicle repairs from vehicle servicing through to major engine work on most types of vehicles from cars through to motor homes. Our Morecambe vehicle repair centre offers a good, honest and reliable garage service.All our customers are promptly informed on the progress of their job throughout and we make sure that no parts are changed without informing the customer and gaining their permission.Our business ethic is to always be honest & reliable and a large percentage of our work comes from repeat business and word of mouth customers."

Morecambe Tyre Specialists
Member since 09 October 2012
Morecambe

"We are Morecambe Tyre Specialists Limited the area's leading tyre distributor offering Large stocks, All tyre makes, Computerised wheel balancing, On-Site services, Tyre repairs, Wheel refurbishing, VARTA battery sales and service. We offer European Breakdown Service and are Members of the Independent Tyre Distributors Network.We supply and fit tyres and batteries on Cars, Vans, HGVs and Agricultural vehicles. Call for a quote.Our motto is If you're not dealing with us you're probably paying too much for your tyres and batteries"

Lune Valley Motors
Member since 09 October 2012
Lancaster

"Lune Valley Motors are a long established and respected garage repair centre in Lancaster. We have been serving customers and businesses across Lancashire for over four and half years. We are a fully equipped MOT repair and preparation garage with all the facilities to service and repair your car to the highest standards at very competitive prices.Established since 2005, our experience actually spans across 27 years through mechanical services for local dealerships and small garages. Our current garage is steadily developing with modifications and resources constantly being added, whilst our family run business' commitment remains the same: professional mechanical services delivered in a friendly and reliable manner to all of our customers. Because of this we have built a sound reputation across Lancashire with most of our business coming from word of mouth. Our highly skilled team pride ourselves on providing the highest standards of workmanship.For further details on the services we provide, including our Motorsport preparation service, please visit our services pages, or for further information and advice please don't hesitate to contact us."

C & R Autos
Member since 09 October 2012
Morecambe

C&R Autos is a small family run business established in the Lancaster and Morecambe area for over twenty years. We are based in Middleton and provide mechanical and bodyshop repairs for all cars and vans. We also offer other services including vehicle recovery and scrap car service.

Carnforth Service and MOT Centre
Member since 09 October 2012
Carnforth

"Carnforth Service and MOT Centre, Carnforth, Lancashire, car and light vehicle repairs, servicing to all makes of cars and MOT's. Carnforth Service and MOT Centre is equipped with the latest diagnostic systems and ample lifts and highly trained experienced staff to ensure that your car is cared for no matter what it requires. We offer Free Local Collection and Delivery. "

Silk Mill Garage Ltd
Member since 09 October 2012
Galgate

"Silk Mill Garage Galgate, Lancaster, specialises in rustproofing and underbody oil sprays. The garage does repairs, servicing, MOT's and bodywork repairs to all makes of cars. Silk Mill Garage also offers tyres, exhausts, welding, and a selection of used cars for sale.Silk Mill Garage is equipped with the latest diagnostic systems and ample lifts and highly trained experienced staff to ensure that your car is cared for no matter what it requires.Silk Mill Garage specialises in rustproofing and underbody oil sprays. Some customers travel quite a distance especially for waxoyl and underbody rustproofing services and Silk Mill Garage is easy to find at Galgate Silk Mill, a mile or so from J33 M6, South Junction for Lancaster. Courtesy cars and a local collection/delivery service is available for customers from Lancaster and Lancaster University. Silk Mill Garage was established in 1986, props Julian and Ruth Stirzaker."

D.C. Wilson Pennine Garage
Member since 12 December 2016
Preston

D.C. Wilson is an independently owned and operated garage, based in Lancaster, UK. We offer full car servicing and repairs, including MOT testing and vehicle diagnostics.

As an official Valvoline Authorised Service Centre we pride ourselves on a friendly personal service and all our staff are trained to the highest standards.

Albion Mill Garage
Member since 06 November 2019
Lancaster

We are independent Citroen and Peugeot specialists; it is our aim to provide a full and comprehensive service and repair package. We offer full diagnostic facilities including the Citroen Lexea 3 and Peugeot Planet. Alongside these we also use 2 other diagnostic systems for all other makes and models so we are well equipped to service and repair all makes and models of vehicle.
We feel very strongly about our commitment to our customers so all service components we fit to vehicles are of the highest quality and have 12 months guarantee.

We carry a large stock of genuine service, brake and suspension parts for your Citroen or Peugeot. We also use a network of suppliers throughout the UK so you can rest assured that if we haven't got the part for your vehicle in stock, we can source it usually within 24 hours. Alongside this, we offer a free courtesy car to minimise any inconvenience.

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Respraying in Lancaster

Car Respray Prices

The guide has been written to answer some of the questions you may have about Respraying your in Lancaster. 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 Lancaster 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 Lancaster 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 15,175 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 Lancaster;

  • 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 Lancaster

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