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Respraying in Lincoln

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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 Lincoln 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 Lincoln (61 found)
J M Motors
569 Jobs Completed
Lincoln
4.8 / 5

J M Motors is a friendly, approachable company and is a member of The Motor Ombudsman which means you will always be treated fairly and they are Trading Standards approved. They are family owned and can work on any car, van or motor home and also do LGV's. They have been in business for over 25 years and work to a very high standard. They do a lot of work for the AA, RAC, warranty companies and lease companies, and have 5 star ratings on feedback and are the first company in Lincolnshire to offer a full engine carbon clean with there new EDT machine which is the country's number 1 company on Trust Pilot

Allenby Vehicle Services
14 Jobs Completed
Lincoln
5.0 / 5

At Allenby Vehicle Services, it’s our dedication that differentiates us from other car repair shops. We’re continuously training our team of mechanics to provide the highest levels of technical expertise for our customers. Allenby Vehicle Services believes in getting you back on the road as soon, and as safely, as possible.

Youngs Garage
32 Jobs Completed
Market Rasen
5.0 / 5

Youngs Garage aims to provide an efficient fair and friendly service to our customers. Many of our customers wish to discuss their vehicle with us throughout ownership of the vehicle. We only give honest impartial advice to a customer and discuss with the customer their options so an informed choice can be made and costs are kept under control.

Thorpe Lane Garages Ltd
16 Jobs Completed
Lincoln
5.0 / 5

"Thorpe Lane Garages Ltd offers quality and a friendly service. When you need servicing in Lincoln, you can trust us .We offer affordable, practical advice and will only replace the items that need replacing. Our work is guaranteed, along with the parts.All makes & models serviced & repaired"

Bracebridge Heath Mot & Repair Centre
1 Job Completed
Bracebridge Heath
5.0 / 5

"We offer servicing to nearly all makes and models of cars or commercials and most importantly all of our repairs, servicing and MOT's are carried out promptly and punctually for your complete convenience by qualified technicians. When we need to purchase the parts required to repair you vehicle we don't just use one supplier, we are constantly ringing round 3 to 4 different motor factors searching for the best price and for the best quality parts. Unless you ask otherwise we will endeavour to fit parts that are OE specification, this means they made to the same specification as the original parts that you vehicle came with from the factory! We believe fitting cheap parts is false economy.We are passionate and dedicated, always willing to help and answer your questions."

SI MECHANICAL LTD
3 Job Completed
Ollerton
5.0 / 5

We are a family run business, based on Boughton Industrial Estate in Ollerton.
We have been trading for over 18 years and have a wealth of knowledge and experience in all makes and models of car and commercial vehicles.
Performance Remapping, MOT for car & Motorcycle, Air con, Number plates made on site while you wait are just some of the services we offer as well as servicing and body repair.
We are also entrusted with servicing fleet, ambulance and business vehicles.
We also have a waiting and viewing area, and offer a collect and drop off service (restrictions apply) as well as a courtesy car (subject to insurance criteria)

MWT Automotive Services Ltd
5 Jobs Completed
Lincoln
5.0 / 5

Service and repairs of all makes and models including motor homes and small commercials. We are Alfa Romeo and Fiat specialists but are happy to work on any vehicle. All types of repairs will be considered. We are also the TerraClean Service Centre for Lincoln.

Just Car Clinic Lincoln
2 Jobs Completed
Lincoln
5.0 / 5

"Just Car Clinic Lincoln 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."

Flynn's Mobile Mechanics Ltd
Member since 12 March 2013
Lincoln

"Welcome to FlynnÔÇÖs Mobile Mechanics LTD, we are mobile mechanics who are based in the city of Lincoln and work in the city and surrounding areas. We are able to come and repair your car wherever it is convenient for you, that could be at home or work. We will always confirm with you before undertaking work on your vehicle."

Foster and Sims Ltd
Member since 11 August 2015
Lincoln

We are a multi make vehicle workshop offering all service, repairs and MOTs specialising in vehicle diagnostics and auto electrics. We carry out continuous training to ensure we are up to date with the very latest vehicle technology.

Direct Discount Tyres Ltd
Member since 17 November 2018
Gainsborough

New Tyres
Part Worn Tyres
Tyre Repairs
Brakes and Suspension
Servicing & Repairs

CV Autos
Member since 20 June 2017
SLEAFORD

if you are looking for a MOT station in Sleaford or car repairs and servicing etc, then you have come to the right place. We have been serving the Sleaford community since 1996 and we offer great value and service.
If you need a MOT for your vehicle then bring it in to us and we will test it for you. We are a fully endorsed testing station and have been for many years. We will even give you a free retest whether you have the work done required with us or not.

Pentagon - Lincoln
Member since 10 May 2017
LINCOLN

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!

Hykeham mot and service centre
Member since 17 July 2012
North hykeham

"A family run business built on customer recommendation, offering a honest and reliable service to the people of hykeham.We offer evening appointments, OAP discount days, service and mot discounts, valeting services available "

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Respraying in Lincoln

Car Respray Prices

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

  • 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 Lincoln

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