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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 Sevenoaks 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 Sevenoaks (67 found)
Swanley Garage
74 Jobs Completed
Swawnley
4.3 / 5

Welcome to Swanley Garage Services, on the following pages you will find some brief information about our Garage and the high quality, friendly and reliable services we offer to our wide range of happy and satisfied customers. We hope the information here will help answer any questions you may have about us or our services, however if you require any more enquiries please don’t hesitate to contact us as we will be more than happy to help in any way we can.

Swanley Garage Services is a new Modern, Clean and Professional Garage with 4 Main Dealer trained technicians and 3 MOT Testers. We offer a number of services including; Garage Services, MOT Centre, Air Conditioning, Tyres, Batteries, Laser Wheel Alignment, Servicing, Welding, Suspension, Steering, Brakes, Exhausts, Diagnostic’s, and Auto Electrical work.

KF Servicing & Repairs
23 Jobs Completed
Swanley
5.0 / 5

"Offering affordable car or van servicing, diagnostics, repairs, brakes, health checks and audio installations."

West Malling Garage Ltd
7 Jobs Completed
West Malling
4.5 / 5

Welcome to West Malling Garage Ltd - the place to find quality used cars for sale and a reliable local garage for all your servicing, MOTs and repairs.

We are an independent garage which has been situated in West Malling near Kings Hill and Maidstone, Kent, for nearly 100 years. The Garage was originally a Toyota main dealer until 1996 when we became a specialist in Toyota. In 2011 the garage was purchased by new owners Nick Errington and David Woodget who have steadily increased the client base and improved facilities. We are continuously investing in the latest tools and diagnostic equipment to ensure your car receives the best attention possible.

Opps fuel and mechanical services
14 Job Completed
Rusthall
5.0 / 5

Hi my name is mark jones I have been a mechanic for over 20 years always worked for a company but due to family ties I feel I have to now work for my self I can do wrong fuel engine diagnostics and general repairs any think else you would like to know just ask

Automotive Repair Systems
3 Job Completed
Orpington
5.0 / 5

We are a team of SMART repair specialists operating across the country. We have over 70 qualified technicians, and are able to carry out SMART and body repairs nationwide. We can either come to you and do mobile repairs or you can come to visit a static technician.

Automotive Repair Systems was established in 1997 by Andy Patterson offering the local motor trade a high quality, reliable, cost effective service specialising in Paintless Dent Removal (PDR). The basic principles that Andy successfully founded the business on are evident today as the Company has expanded both its services, to include all aspects of Small to Medium Area Repair Technique (S.M.A.R.T Repair) and also geographically, as Automotive Repair Systems has become one of the largest Independent Mobile S.M.A.R.T Repair companies in the UK.

Our team of trained and accredited technicians offer the very best in S.M.A.R.T Repair including an exceptional quality of repair and excellent service levels offered at a competitive price.

Due to the overall quality of our S..M.A.R.T package, Automotive Repair Systems is gaining significant levels of customer acceptance and recognition by many sectors of the automotive industry ranging from vehicle manufacturers, PLC dealer groups, local dealers and traders as well as independent used car supermarkets, de-fleeting organisations and most recently, national automotive high street brands as the S.M.A.R.T Repair concept is marketed to the consumer like never before.

All our Technicians are trained to the highest standards and all have the relevant ATA, IMI/QAA accreditations as well as full Health and Safety training.

Go Vauxhall Sevenoaks
1 Job Completed
Sevenoaks
5.0 / 5

"Go Vauxhall Sevenoaks manufacturer trained technicians provide low cost servicing and MOT tests on all makes and models, to maintain your vehicle and help retain its value. Our team provide expert servicing and maintenance of your vehicle, using the latest diagnostic equipment and genuine Vauxhall parts.For your convenience, Go Vauxhall provide collection and delivery of your vehicle, or a courtesy car for your use, upon request and subject to availability.Go Vauxhall can help you spread the cost of your servicing needs with the Go Vauxhall Service Plan, from only -ú19.99 per month. Contact a member of the aftersales team today for more information.Go Vauxhall are Vauxhall, Saab and Chevrolet authorised repairers, and all repairs are guaranteed for 12 months. We offer while-you-wait repairs and provide no obligation free estimates.If you are unfortunate enough to be involved in an accident, Go Vauxhall are here to help and can carry out all required accident repair work at our dedicated Accident Repair Centre.Our manufacturer-trained team will carry out from minor to major repairs to the highest standards, and use only genuine parts to complete the work, as required by your insurance company.Contact Go Vauxhall today and our team will work with you and your insurance company to get your vehicle back on the road.Opening TimesMonday - Friday 8am - 6pmSaturday - 8.30am - 1pmSunday - Closed"

Lifestyle Ford Tunbridge Wells
1 Job Completed
Tunbridge Wells
5.0 / 5

We at Lifestyle in Tunbridge Wells are a main Ford, Suzuki and Subaru dealer. We offer a collection and delivery as a customer drop off and collect. Courtesy cars available upon request. We have the facilities to perform fast fit services and tyre work.

Aperfection Limited
5 Jobs Completed
swanley
2.5 / 5

"We are a multi functional car and van repairs garage, located in the Swanley Village area, we also cover areas such as:

- Dartford
- Bromley
- Sevenoaks
- Hextable
- Orpington

We carry all the latest diagnostics equipment, so we're able to diagnose all sorts of faults, as well as carrying out the more common repair types, such as:

- Full Services
- Gearbox
- Clutches
- Engine
- Brake
- Head gaskets

We offer great value service, with same day repairs. Your vehicle can be collected and delivered back to you, the same day, alloying you to go to work and come back home, to your vehicle all fixed.We offer a full recovery and breakdown service and can take the vehicle back to our workshop and get it repaired, to save you time and money.We also specialize in commercial van sales, from all of the major blue chip companies, weekly stock at the lowest prices in the south east and London."

MOTORVATION SAAB
2 Jobs Completed
Tonbridge
4.5 / 5

"Founded by Chris Wilkinson we have always sought to establish ourselves as professional, friendly and above all honest. As Independent Saab Specialists we have always relied upon our reputation for referral of new customers by existing ones for Saab Servicing, Saab Repairs and Saab Parts. People and their Saabs are our business. We have many longstanding clients from as far away as Holland,Bristol,Devon,& the Midlands. We have avoided the temptation to get too big, preferring to stay small & personal, away from the high street and the "dealer image". Thus we have been able to keep prices low whilst not compromising on our ability to keep up to date with the latest models and technology. We get to know our customers personally and want you to get to know us too.With the sad demise of Saab Canterbury, please remember we are not too far away. We are located near Pembury,just off the A21 between Tunbridge Wells, Tonbridge and Sevenoaks and within easy reach of Maidstone, Canterbury, and the Medway Towns. "

Jaw Automotive
Member since 25 September 2019
Orpington

Why JAW?
Experience
With over 10 years on the clock, and manager John Week's 20 former years working for BMW - JAW Automotive has a combined experience of over 30 years.
Reliability
JAW Automotive focuses on safety, reliability and good value. We use quality parts and follow industry best practices.
Small Team
We have a small team of four staff and take pride in our relationship with our customers in Orpington, St Mary Cray and surrounding areas.

Topmech73 Ltd
Member since 20 May 2018
Kent

Topmech73 Ltd is MOBILE MECHANIC service and was established in 2014. From day 1 we have consistently delivered our customers with a top-quality service. With over 25 years experience, we have an impressive amount of knowledge on many makes and models. From breakdown recovery to bodywork, no job is too big or small.

Being mobile means we can come to you wherever you are leaving you with peace if mind that we can cover any repairs, services and breakdowns you may encounter.

We have access to a fantastic workshop where we carry out a lot of our work including clutch replacements and gearbox repairs. We always provide every customer with honest, competitive quotes and understand how important it is you receive quality work at affordable prices.

Aston Garages
Member since 08 July 2015
Orpington

"At Aston Garages our success is built upon our ability to deliver excellent service for our customers, every single time.A winning combination of professional and friendly service, combined with expert and honest advice, meansour customers return to us time and time again.Whether you are an individual customer, local business or fleet user we use the most up-to-date diagnostic equipment and highly skilled technicians to get your car up and running again with the minimum of inconvenience."

Lifestyle (Tunbridge Wells)
Member since 19 January 2016
Tunbridge Wells

Lifestyle Europe have multiple service locations in the South East offering Main Dealer Servicing and Repairs for Ford, Mazda, Renault, Kia, Subaru and Isuzu. This location in Tunbridge Wells is a Renault and Kia Main Dealer. We have highly qualified and experienced technicians and offer servicing on all makes and models. We offer a full range of services from tyres to MOT's and look forward to welcoming you soon!

Mill Garage Hildenborough
Member since 02 October 2019
Hildenborough

ur fully trained and experienced technicians use the latest equipment, tools and diagnostic testing systems to service, maintain and repair all makes and models of cars and vans, including those still under manufacturer’s warranty – at prices which won’t break the bank!

We strive to offer a personal, female friendly service, we are always very polite and you can usually speak to the same person each time you call. We always do our best to give clear, no-jargon help and advice.

Courtesy Car or Free Collection and Delivery of your Car or Van in the Hildenborough area.
Mill Garage is conveniently located, just minutes from Hildenborough train station on London Road. It is situated close to both Sevenoaks and Tonbridge in Kent. We are approximately half an hour's drive from Bluewater and Gatwick, and Central London is just a 30 minute train journey.

For many of our services we can provide a courtesy car or arrange free collection and delivery (subject to availability) and we are also happy to pick you up or drop you off at Hildenborough Station if you are travelling by train.

We have a spacious and comfortable waiting area with complimentary beverages, magazines and Wi-Fi.

Tunbridge Wells Hyundai
Member since 11 February 2017
TUNBRIDGE WELLS

Tunbridge Wells Hyundai is the main dealer in Kent, with Dealerships in Tunbridge Wells and Medway. The business was established in 1970 in Tunbridge Wells, the Company has steadily expanded itself over the years with now dealerships in Tunbridge Wells and Medway.

The growth of the company has been down to the hard work and determination of our experienced team to ensure the customers are provided with the best value deals on new and used cars. As a family business we take pride in ensuring that we provide the very best customer car for our current and future customers, whether it is helping you find the car you want for the right price or picking up your car and dropping it off for your service. Our objective is to make sure you're before and after sales experience is as relaxing and carefree as possible.

At Tunbridge Wells Hyundai we are fully equipped to assist you with sales, service, parts, accessories and body shop. Providing you with the one stop shop for all your motoring needs.

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Respraying in Sevenoaks

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How much does Respraying cost in Sevenoaks?

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


Respraying Cost by Car Make in Sevenoaks
Car MakeAverage PriceGet Quotes
BMW£637.42
Ford£690.31
Vauxhall£927.50
MINI£575.73

This table uses data from quotes provided on WhoCanFixMyCar.com between 09/04/2020 and 08/07/2020.

Car Respray Prices

The guide has been written to answer some of the questions you may have about Respraying your in Sevenoaks. 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 Sevenoaks 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 Sevenoaks 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 15,144 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 Sevenoaks;

  • 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 Sevenoaks

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