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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 Rayleigh 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 Rayleigh (26 found)
Auto Motive Kar Klinic
14 Jobs Completed
Basildon
4.8 / 5

Auto Motive Kar Klinic - quality repairs at affordable prices located in Basildon. We are a garage based in Basildon, and have over 25 years of experience within the motor trade, and a wealth of knowledge on all kinds of vehicles. We offer a full range of services, ranging from small services to major engine rebuilds, and everything in between. Here are just some of the services we can provide; engine rebuilds / replacements, gearbox replacement, clutch replacement, timing belt replacement, servicing and MOTs, steering and suspension repairs, ABS and brake repairs, welding and MOT repairs.

Fairway Motors (Southend)
3 Job Completed
Essex
5.0 / 5

Fairway Motors Southend Ltd is one of the very best garages in Rochford, providing MOT’s, car services and repairs to the whole of Essex. This independent garage works on all major car brands with access to the parts you need to get your car back on the road. Here at Fairway we feel there is no job too small or large, we will try our very best to get you back on the roads as soon as possible, we can also supply body work repairs.
Hope to see you soon.

Essex Auto Group (Southend)
7 Job Completed
Westcliff on Sea
5.0 / 5

At Essex Auto Group Kia, we are passionate about cars, so all of our technicians are factory trained. They're fully prepared to make your needs, your car, and above all, your safety their top priorities. Naturally, we're passionate about quality too. That’s why we only use genuine manufacturer parts, all of which include a full manufacturer’s warranty. Finally, with us you can be confident you will be receiving true service value: we'll always give you simple, competitive prices with no hidden costs and provide the highest level of vehicle aftercare. Our technicians use state of the art equipment and the latest manufacturer diagnostic tools to ensure your vehicle receives the best possible attention. Our dealerships offer a full range of services including Annual Manufacturer and Budget Servicing, Mechanical Repair, MOT, Bodyshop, Tyre and Exhaust fitting. Typical dealer service offerings include: •Servicing - While You Wait •MOT's •Valeting •Courtesy Car Facility •Visual Health Checks •Collection & Delivery Service •Convenient Service Appointments It is the dedication of all Essex Auto Group - Kia employees to consistently provide an exceptional service across every aspect of the business, which ensures our customers return to us time and again.

Uncle Toms Service Station & MOT Centre Ltd
15 Jobs Completed
Rochford
5.0 / 5

Our team knows more than anyone how difficult it can be for you to find someone who you know you can trust when it comes to your car and we also know that sometimes you need to make sure that your garage is trained enough to try and handle whatever job you need. We can do that for you no problem and we are continually priding ourselves on the service that we provide.

It doesn’t matter whether you need someone who can assist you with your MOT, your car service simply any repairs that you might need, because we can do it all and more and at a price you know you can afford. With years of experience in the industry and a team who will do just about anything for you, it is safe to say that you won’t find anyone better to help you and we are always here to assist if you have any questions along the way.

Of course, you should also note that our team are very polite and that they will always make sure that you get the job done in plenty of time as well. In fact, most of the time we get the job done in the very same day so when you hire our team, you know that you don’t have anything to worry about. If you would like to bring your car into us or if you would like to see how we can help then all you need to do is get in contact with us today.

Torque-Tech Automotive
18 Jobs Completed
Island
4.8 / 5

We are your local garage on wheels covering all of Essex on all aspects of vehicle repairs and vehicle remapping

Southend Hyundai
5 Job Completed
WESTCLIFF-ON-SEA
5.0 / 5

As an established Hyundai dealer, we're proud to represent the philosophy of New Thinking, New Possibilities.

We believe in challenging conventions, not for the sake of being different, but because it makes us better. And for us, that starts with you.

We're dedicated to providing a full spectrum of aftersales care, including maintenance and servicing. And naturally, all work is carried out to the highest standard by our team of Hyundai trained technicians, using only genuine parts.

PHAYER MOTOR SERVICES
2 Job Completed
Rayleigh
5.0 / 5

Honest and reliable mechanic with over 13 years experience, Can do anything from a simple oil and filter change to a difficult clutch replacement. Based in Rayleigh brook road industrial estate SS6 7UY

Wickford Autocentre
Member since 07 March 2016
Wickford

Going by first impressions, Russel Gardens in Wickford may not be the sort of place where you would expect to find a modern auto centre, and especially not one that can offer you fixed MOT and Servicing prices. However, that is exactly what you get with Wickford Autocentre.

When Mr Choudhury decided to purchase the site of a former garage and used car sales dealer, he decided it would be to start afresh by completely stripping the site of its infrastructure including tools and machinery. Following a very high figure cash injection into this business, Wickford Autocentre now offers many facilities and services, many of which are usually only found in main dealerships.

These include but are not limited to;
MOTs / Servicing / Tyres / Nitrogen Tyre Inflation / Brakes / Auto diagnostics / Air condition servicing / Timing belts / Head gasket / All major repairs undertaken / Accident management services.

Economical servicing options for are available every pocket and we also offer up to 12months parts and labour warranties to ensure total customer confidence. Every service includes free brake, exhaust, shocks, tyre, battery and clutch checks.

A top-down overhaul has catapulted the auto centre into popularity with the local vehicle operators and motor traders. With a transparent, competitive and fair pricing strategy, a significant number of private car users are making a switch to Wickford Autocentre.

So if you are looking for a customer friendly, economical and competent technical team to look after your vehicle, call into Wickford Autocentre today!

ADM Auto Solutions Ltd
Member since 18 June 2020
Hockley

ECU Remapping, DPF, EGR, AdBlue and Flaps Solution
We modify the operating parameters within the code (or ‘map’) to increase the vehicle’s performance and/or economy, without the need to change or add any hardware.
15 - 40% EXTRA POWER
8 - 15% IMPROVED MPG

Minor or Full Body Respray
The paint and sealant must shine, and if there is so much as a scratch or a matte area, many ask for the damage to be quickly mended by a professional car painter, whose steady hand can perform magic with sprays and powder coats, masking, primer and all the other preparations that are necessary for your car to really shine.

Autowatch Ghost-II Immobiliser
The Ghost is the original aftermarket CAN bus immobiliser. Protect your car from theft like nothing else on the market today.
The Ghost protects your car from key-cloning, hacking, and even key theft.

Unit 2, Long Acre Farm, Lower Road, Hockley, SS55LR, United Kingdom
[email protected]
www.admautosolutions.co.uk

MotorAid Basildon Commercials
Member since 06 February 2015
Basildon

"MotorAid Basildon Commercials has been an independent specialist for fifteen years, servicing and maintaining our customers German cars from our two branches in Basildon and Hainault in Essex. We also have a Commercial / 4x4 branch at Basildon which takes care of all makes of vans, trucks & 4x4, as well as recently being appointed as a HINO approved repairer for sales service and parts. "

WH Whittingham and Sons Ltd
Member since 07 September 2011
Rochford

"Welcome to WH Whittingham and Sons Ltd. in Rochford. We are a local, independent garage, serving Rochford and the surrounding area. We are a Unipart Car Care Centre which means all parts fitted come with a nationwide 12000 mile or 12 month guarantee (whichever is sooner)."

Jet Wheel Tyre - Pitsea
Member since 01 September 2017
Pitsea

Jet Wheel Tyre is a family run business selling a huge range of products and services for your car, including tyres, wheels, exhausts, brakes, accessories and repairs. We have three branches in South Essex, and despite being a small business we are a well-oiled company that gives all our big competitors a run for their money, matching and beating larger companies on price, variety and most importantly, service. Professionalism and service is our most important aspect of the business; giving our customers the best experience is our priority.

Our flagship store is located in Benfleet and has won the Pirelli Performance Centre of the year twice, and maintains a Pirelli Performance Centre Platinum Award.

Jet Wheel Tyre - Rayleigh
Member since 01 September 2017
Rayleigh

Jet Wheel Tyre is a family run business selling a huge range of products and services for your car, including tyres, wheels, exhausts, brakes, accessories and repairs. We have three branches in South Essex, and despite being a small business we are a well-oiled company that gives all our big competitors a run for their money, matching and beating larger companies on price, variety and most importantly, service. Professionalism and service is our most important aspect of the business; giving our customers the best experience is our priority.

Our flagship store is located in Benfleet and has won the Pirelli Performance Centre of the year twice, and maintains a Pirelli Performance Centre Platinum Award.

Manor Service Centre
Member since 28 June 2011
South Benfleet

"Manor Service Centre is a local garage based in Benfleet, Essex. We offer a wide range of garage services for any make or model. Our services are carried out by highly qualified and experienced technicians. All parts and labour are guaranteed for a period of 12 months. We also provide tyre and exhaust and catalytic converter services, we stock a wide range of major car tyre makes from part-worn, budget to high quality. We are able to offer vehicle maintenance, repairs and diagnostics for all makes of vehicles. We guarantee a first class service at an affordable price. We pride ourselves on our female friendly service and have shaped our services to suit everyone."

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Respraying in Rayleigh

How much does Respraying cost in Rayleigh?

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


Respraying Cost by Car Make in Rayleigh
Car MakeAverage PriceGet Quotes
Ford£589.46

This table uses data from quotes provided on WhoCanFixMyCar.com between 20/06/2020 and 18/09/2020.

Car Respray Prices

The guide has been written to answer some of the questions you may have about Respraying your in Rayleigh. 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 Rayleigh 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 Rayleigh 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 15,158 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 Rayleigh;

  • 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 Rayleigh

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