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Respraying in Ormskirk

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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 Ormskirk 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 Ormskirk (7 found)
Premier Tyres and Auto Care
Member since 31 July 2018
Skelmersdale

"Premier Tyres and Auto Care offer a wide range of garage services to the Ormskirk and Skelmersdale area, including servicing and repairs on all makes. We can also offer brakes, suspension, cam belts and exhausts. We specialise in providing tyres and have hundreds of part-worn tyres in stock. We also have many top line and budget tyres meaning that we have a tyre for any budget. We are Volkswagen Audio group specialists."please look at our feedback on the good garage scheme website. we pride ourselves on quality parts and workmanship and completing a job to the highest standard.

KSL Garage Services Ltd
Member since 27 January 2014
Kirby

"KSL Garage Services Ltd
Established in 1994 our primary focus has been and always will be customer satisfaction.

Based in Simonswood on the borders of Merseyside and West Lancashire, KSL Garage Services has grown from a 1 man and his dog operation,
to today employing a team of 8 full time professional and dedicated staff.

From our MOT testers and service technicians to our parts department and body shop staff, we are all focused on simply Doing The Job Right.

We firmly believe pound for pound the service we offer is second to none."

Skelmersdale Tyre Services
Member since 17 August 2016
Glebe Road Skelmersdale

Welcome to Skelmersdale Tyre Services we are an independent business based in Skelmersdale dedicated to providing most of the motorist needs and have been established for over 20 years.
We are TYRE EXPERTS and can supply and fit all well known makes of tyres at very competitive prices. We have an extensive range of tyres at low prices and from time to time we have special offers.
We provide first class service for the motorist and are well equipped with the latest Facilities. We are also an appointed MOT testing station.

We are a member of the Retail Motor Industry Federation and an appointed TYREXPERT with the Viking International Group.

Wright K J
Member since 17 August 2016
Skelmersdale

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Auto Safety Centre Ormskirk
Member since 02 September 2011
Ormskirk

"Auto Safety Centre Ormskirk offers a wide range of garage services including 4 wheel alignment, tyres, servicing to all makes and models, diagnostics, MOTs, exhausts, brakes, clutches, batteries and air conditioning."

Burscough Garage
Member since 02 September 2011
Ormskirk

"Burscough Garage are experts in motor repair including tyres, car servicing, exhausts, brakes and air-con. We're open 6 days a week, from 8.00am to 6pm Monday to Friday and 8.30am-1pm on Saturday. We have over 17 years experience, most of our business is by recommendation. We offer a fast and friendly service, please choose us for all your motoring needs."

Swifts Garage
Member since 02 September 2011
Burscough

"Swifts Garage is a local business based in Burscough offering a wide range of garage services for all makes and models. Our services include MOTs, servicing, clutches, brakes, exhausts, diagnostics and recovery. We are open Weekdays 8am-5pm and Saturday 9am-12.30pm. We can also offer home/work collection and delivery."

Respraying in Ormskirk

How much does Respraying cost in Ormskirk?

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


Respraying Cost by Car Make in Ormskirk
Car MakeAverage PriceGet Quotes
Volkswagen£750.83
Audi£669.37
Vauxhall£572.73

This table uses data from quotes provided on WhoCanFixMyCar.com between 22/06/2020 and 20/09/2020.

Car Respray Prices

The guide has been written to answer some of the questions you may have about Respraying your in Ormskirk. 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 Ormskirk 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 Ormskirk 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 15,160 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 Ormskirk;

  • 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 Ormskirk

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