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Respraying in Macclesfield

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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 Macclesfield 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 Macclesfield (29 found)
LRC 4x4 Limited.
49 Jobs Completed
Cheshire
5.0 / 5

LRC 4x4 Limited

PJ Motor Engineers LTD
149 Jobs Completed
Stockport
4.0 / 5

Having done my apprenticeship at Audi back in 1991, I've worked at VAG group for 18 years and then went on to work for Mercedes UK. in Milton Keynes. I'm a expert in star diagnostics of all aspects

I am a trained Auto Electrician, and can carry out work on all Makes and Models of vehicles from Cars, Vans to HGVs. All Parts used are guaranteed with a 24 hour turn around on most jobs.

PJ Motor Engineers pride themselves on the work that we carry out and look forward to working on your vehicle! WE WILL NOT FIT USED ELECTRICAL PARTS.thank you

Burns Garages Limited
4 Job Completed
Congleton
5.0 / 5

The team to go to for service you can trust, at a price you can count on.

Here at Burns Garage Limited we aim to provide you with an unrivalled experience when servicing your vehicle. Our service promise to you is simple: no surprises or hidden extras…and the very best people looking after your car.

Our Ford Service Promise to you:
✓Complimentary UK and European Roadside Assistance with your Service (so that when you set out on your journey, our friendly, skilled roadside help goes with you).
✓ Free FORD eCHECK (a 30-point visual electronic health check of your vehicle).
✓ All work is carried out by trusted Ford-trained technicians using the latest diagnostic tools.
✓ All published prices are recommended retail prices and include parts, labour and VAT.
✓ We’ll only use Ford quality parts fitted by specialist technicians.

Ford Motorcraft 4+
For all Ford vehicles four years or older, we’re your one-stop shop for Ford Motorcraft 4+ servicing and repairs, plus MOT and tyres. Ford Motorcraft 4+ offers complete high-quality care at an affordable price, with prices starting from RRP £125 for a Ford Motorcraft Minor Service
Prices include complimentary UK and European Roadside Assistance and a free ‘wash and vac’ for your Ford. Plus, with free tyre rotation and the option of an MOT at just £30 (RRP £35 without service), there are many other good reasons to come to us first.

A service you can depend on…Because no one knows your Ford like a Ford Dealer does.
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BT Autos
2 Jobs Completed
cheadle heath
3.5 / 5

We are a new company in Cheadle Heath offering repairs to all makes and models for affordable prices. We also stock and sell part worn tyres for discounted prices. Can collect vehicle for free

SK Travel - Banks Garage
3 Jobs Completed
cheadle heath
4.5 / 5

"Banks Garage Stockport. We offer all types of servicing, MOTs, tyres and puncture repair, Accident repairs, Paint work, Welding, Diagnostics, Engine repairs, Valeting. We also have courtesy cars/ Vans and can provide Taxis. We also do classic car restoration."

Cheshire MOT and Service Centre
15 Jobs Completed
Cheadle
4.8 / 5

"We carry out repairs to all makes and models, but specialise in prestige and performance vehicles. We have a team of highly qualified, skilled technicians and pride ourselves on providing an honest, affordable service.We offer free collection and delivery service to all our customers within a 10 mile radius and each vehicle receives a service wash before being returned to the customer. Find us at http://cheshiremot.com/diagnostics.html. We are independent German vehicle repair specialists. "

Abbey Autocentre Ltd
6 Jobs Completed
Poynton
5.0 / 5

" WWW.ABBEYAUTOCENTRE.CO.UK WOODFORD ROAD, POYNTON, CHESHIRE SK12 1ED OPEN 6 DAYS ALL WORK GUARANTEED BY THE RETAIL MOTOR INDUSTRYAbbey Autocentre offers a comprehensive range motor vehicle repairs and servicing for all makes and models of cars and vans. We're also an Approved M.O.T. vehicle testing station for class 4 vehicles (cars & vans). At Abbey we're committed to providing all of our customers with the very highest level of customer service. Our fully qualified technicians are all time served and trained to Main Dealer level. We also use the most up to date diagnostic equipment available. We use only O.M.E quality parts on every job, and therefore we comprehensively guarantee all our workmanship and parts used. We pride ourselves in providing all our customers with a quality service and value for money. Abbey Autocentre are Fully Approved Members of both the R.M.I & I.G.A and therefore we are also part of the 'Trust My Garage' network of R.M.I Approved repairers in the UK.Call us now for a FREE no obligation quote on all repairs "

Forge Road Garage
2 Jobs Completed
Whaley Bridge
5.0 / 5

"We are a small independent garage located in the High Peak Village of Whaley Bridge. Our aim is to provide customer satisfation at an affordable price. No job is too big or small. Free collection & delivery service from your home or place of work within 10 miles. Free wash and vac with every service, All makes serviced and repaired, Only genuine parts supplied and fitted, We specialise in servicing new vehicles without compromising manufacturers warranties. "

Mercian Motors
1 Job Completed
Stockport
5.0 / 5

Mercian Motors offers a wide range of repairs at competitive prices. With a wealth of Mechanical knowledge you can rest assured your vehicle is in the best hands.

A L M Hyundai
Member since 18 September 2017
MACCLESFIELD

- Established Hyundai dealer for 21 years.
- Newly refurbished showroom
- Fully trained Hyundai technicians with vast amount of experience.
- We can carry out service, MOT and any mechanical repair work to any Hyundai.
- We also have a Honda and Mitsubishi fully trained technicians.
- We offer free collection and delivery service. *within a certain mile radius*
- We can provide a free courtesy vehicle whilst your car is been repaired
- We offer waiting appointments for customers.

Church Lane Garage
Member since 04 December 2014
Woodford

"We are an independent garage based in Woodford, Cheshire with over 20 years experience. We specialise in Jaguars, but we're more than happy to work on all makes & models of vehicle. We are also experts when it comes to diagnostics & air-conditioning. We are fully equipped to MOT vehicles, and can assist you with all your general repairs and servicing. Our pragmatic and honest approach to motor engineering means that we're always looking to save you money where we can."

Cheadle Tyre and Auto ltd
Member since 22 January 2015
Cheadle hulme

All mechanical work undertaken from timing belts to puncture repairs ! We can also look after your cars yearly MOT and servicing. Competitive and customer focused.
We are also part of the MOTOR CODES program, this is governed by the trading standards with work checked yearly by the AA. We offer a call and collect service ( in a local proximity )

Cheshire Paint & Body Ltd
Member since 18 November 2015
macclesfield

We are a body repair specialist based in macclesfield. We produce work to a very high standard in a quick turn around time.

Shakespeare Garage
Member since 27 June 2011
Buxton

Shakespeare Garage offers Repairs and Servicing - all makes and models Accident Repair Specialists ÔÇó Insurance Company Approved Tyres & Exhausts ÔÇó Engine Diagnostics ÔÇó Brakes ÔÇó Clutches

SJ Cars
Member since 12 January 2016
Cheadle

SJ Cars

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Respraying in Macclesfield

Car Respray Prices

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

  • 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 Macclesfield

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