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Respraying in Shirley

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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 Shirley 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 Shirley (46 found)
Online Autos
16 Jobs Completed
Forshaw Heath Road
5.0 / 5

Welcome to Online Autos Garage. We are based in Earlswood, Solihull. We specialise in car servicing, repairs and MOTs - We also have the latest four wheel alignment and diagnostics equipment. Our experienced and friendly mechanics are able to provide expert service and advice, whatever your needs.

Simple Vehicle Solutions
7 Jobs Completed
Birmingham
5.0 / 5

"We offer a full in house garage and bodywork facilities, all our mechanics are trained to nvq level 3.

We believe in putting the customer first, So you can be rest assured your waiting time is always reduced. Our parts prices are second to none.
we cater for all makes and models, undertaking from simple bulb changes to complex engine rebuilds.

Do not hesitate in contacting us for a free no obligation inspection and quotation."

Monument Motor Services - Kings Norton
1 Job Completed
Kings Norton
5.0 / 5

"Servicing, Repairs and MOT in Kings Norton, Longbridge & Bromsgrove....Est 1978....Friendly family run garage....Value honesty, good communication and providing a personal service....Approval from BOSCH AutoCrew and MOTOR CODES....Services offered....MOT class 4, 5L & 7 (cars, minibuses, motorhomes and light commercial vehicles)........minibus safety inspections.......light commercial vehicle safety inspections.....Servicing and Repairs....All Makes and Models....Vehicle Diagnostics....Air Conditioning....Classic Car Restoration....Fleet Maintenance....Minibus and LCV 6, 8, 10 week safety checks....Free collection and delivery (within a 15 mile radius)"

Graypaul Birmingham
1 Job Completed
Shirley
5.0 / 5

Official Ferrari & Maserati sales and service.

Carsmetics
13 Job Completed
Birmingham
5.0 / 5

Nhs/ police/ fire service discounts available

Looking for a reliable, trustworthy garage? Then you've come to the right place!

Whether you need a re-spray or your vehicle needs repairing to its former glory after an accident, then we have both the expertise and the facilities to take care of your vehicle.

Our professional team will ensure that our workshop provides immediate service at competitive prices. The quality provided by our qualified staff, means that we carry out work for many insurance companies.

We have worked on all kinds of vehicles, ranging from classic mini's to the most modern vehicles on the road.

Our friendly family run workshop is a reliable partner for all kinds of repair. The company is run by father, son and uncle.

Peggs ARC
Member since 11 June 2017
Birmingham

Having a car accident can be an extremely stressful time, one call to Peggs A.R.C. Ltd and you can confidently leave your vehicle in our capable hands to ensure the entire repair process is quick and stress free.

Allen Group (Solihull)
Member since 26 November 2015
Solihull

It is essential to take care of your Kia vehicle with regular servicing and maintenance. This will ensure your vehicle is kept in the best possible condition and protect its resale value. We use original Kia parts, designed and engineered to fit and perform perfectly with your vehicle. Our Kia trained technicians will ensure you receive the best service possible. We know that our customers want to minimise surprises when their car is serviced. That is why we offer fixed price servicing for all current Kia models. For Kia models over four years of age, we also offer extremely competitive rates.

ASG STIRCHLEY
Member since 17 December 2014
BIRMINGHAM

At ASG Stirchley located in Birmingham off of Pershore Rd, we carefully manage our overheads to help us keep our costs low and to enable us to pass those savings on to you in lower charges. With over 25 years of experience we are able to diagnose and fix most, if not all car related problems. Request an estimate today.

Vantage Toyota Solihull
Member since 24 July 2015
Solihull

Vantage Toyota Solihull offers professional, competitively priced ownership services, along with exceptional customer service. Our expertly trained staff are on hand to ensure you and your Toyota receive the best care possible, and we will only ever use Toyota genuine parts on your Toyota.

TyreCom Autos
Member since 27 April 2016
Kings Heath

"Choose the BEST price combined with the BEST advice & QUALITY of service!

Looking for a garage in Kings Heath for car repairs, servicing, tyres or an MOT? If so, look no further than the quality services on offer at TyreCom Autos. With decades of experience in the automotive sector, you can count on us to repair and service your car to the highest possible standard.

We offer a HUGE range of products and services under one roof: Tyres, MOTs, servicing, car repairs, cambelt changes, brakes, exhausts, diagnostics, alloy wheels, wheel repairs etc

So, for quality vehicle repairs in Kings Heath and beyond, call or visit us today.... Our priority is YOUR satisfaction"

Total Vehicle Maintenance
Member since 25 October 2011
School Road, Hall Road, Birmingham

"A new service now operating in the Solihull and Birmingham area in the West Midlands, with 14 years experience in all aspects of the motor trade, TVM are bringing a new fast convenient way to Birmingham and Solihull to maintain your vehicle-(s) from MOT, SERVICE to ACCIDENT REPAIRS and much moreWe offer a free delivery an collection service no matter which service you require.With 14 years experience in the motor trade, Total Vehicle Maintenance are bringing you knowledge and expertise to create a fast convenient service for all motor vehicle owners. Convenience is our speciality. Our service is one that means you donÔÇÖt have to take time off work, no waiting around in cold garages. Total Vehicle Maintenance gives you total access to the A-Z in vehicle maintenance!Customer service is at the forefront of everything we do. Total Vehicle Maintenance endeavour to deliver the best car service experience you can get in todayÔÇÖs busy world. Our aim at total vehicle maintenance is to provide an alternative cost effective car service with qualified technicians, compliant equipment and where all parts used are approved and therefore protect your warranty at all times.Getting a regular car service ensures that your car is safe, not just for you but for other road users too. Making sure your car is running at optimum performance also improves fuel efficiency, prolongs the life of your car and can prove to be much cheaper in the long run. A badly maintained car is unsafe, inefficient and those breakdowns will all add up to a much larger bill than regular car servicing cost."

Avonvale Honda Solihull
Member since 28 June 2012
Solihull

"As an authorised Honda dealership Avonvale Honda Solihull look forward to showing you our exciting range of new and approved used Honda cars, as well as Honda servicing and parts information. If you simply need more information on the Honda product range, our friendly and knowledgeable staff are ready to help.Find out about our latest news, offers, events and exclusive competitions, or call into our showroom to see the very latest Honda ranges.Located just off junction 4 of the M42 on the Stratford Road, Avonvale Honda Solihull offers everything you need for the perfect Honda motoring experience"

Haden Automotive
Member since 28 February 2017
BIRMINGHAM

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Peggs Accident Repair Centre Limited
Member since 21 November 2018
Birmingham

We are an accident repair shop managing aliminium repairs, restoartions, resparys, paintless dent removals, alloy wheel repair. Bsi Approved.

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Respraying in Shirley

Average rating for  Respraying in Shirley bookings

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1 reviews

Car Respray Prices

The guide has been written to answer some of the questions you may have about Respraying your in Shirley. 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 Shirley 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 Shirley 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 15,169 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 Shirley;

  • 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 Shirley

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