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Respraying in Stretford

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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 Stretford 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 Stretford (89 found)
Elshaddai Motors ltd
23 Jobs Completed
manchester
5.0 / 5

The best way to keep your vehicle running smoothly, powerfully and looking its best is through regular servicing and maintenance by choosing Elshaddai Motors Manchester we will achieve this together. Our team cares as much about your car as you do. Established for 12 years working on all makes and models.

We provide a wide range of service such as
-Breakdown Recovery
-Bodywork
-Mechanical Repairs
-Services and maintenance
-Tyre
All at the most competitive prices on the market, so don’t be afraid to call us onor

Pro Auto Repair
103 Jobs Completed
Manchester
5.0 / 5

Pro Auto Repair is a Manchester based garage covering all of Manchester and the surrounding areas. We are a team of three highly skilled technicians who specialise in accident / crash repairs and all aspects of body work, including paint work. We pride ourselves on our factory quality finishes and customer service, which is second to none in our opinion. We are happy to offer a collection and delivery service, or to drop you off and pick you up from a local bus or train station if need be.

Please take a moment to look at our latest review - you'll see that you're in safe hands and we look forward to wishing you a warm welcome!

S Garages
21 Jobs Completed
Manchester
4.7 / 5

S Garages Ltd is a local vehicle servicing and repair center serving customers in Sharston Industrial Estate for the past 13 years.

If your van or car needs Tyre fitting services or engine repairs, we can help. We are a preferred choice for auto servicing and repairs.

ATS Auto Services LTD
178 Jobs Completed
Manchester
4.4 / 5

All Mechanical & Body Works repair
Respray
Insurance Work
Engine Diagnostic
Gear Box
Tyres
Recovery

Titan Automotive
170 Jobs Completed
Manchester
4.8 / 5

Titan Automotive offer a range of professional repair services from our central Manchester premises. Our 4 mechanics have over 40 years’ experience combined on all makes and models of cars. We specialise in vehicle restoration and have carried out a lot of work on classic and high-performance vehicles.

We have a breakdown and recovery service which runs 24/7 so you always have peace of mind that we are there whenever you need us. Our workshop is built to cover all bodywork for vehicles including full and part resprays in addition to custom paint jobs. Our team can also carry out diagnostics using the latest equipment and many mechanical repairs.

Our aim is to provide you with a fantastic customer experience, we achieve this by giving you honest, competitive quotes and using a wide range of skills. We take pride in delivering, all new and existing loyal customers with the same professional, friendly approach.

A collection and delivery service is available to customers within a 10-mile radius, however, we are also close to some very useful transport links so you can go about your day to day activities.

Titan Automotive also offer valeting, detailing and polishing!

Status Car Care
498 Jobs Completed
Salford
4.1 / 5

Status Car Care is owned and ran by Status Group who have offices both in the UK & Europe and employ a band of staff to take care of all your car repairs no matter how big or small. The business runs both garage and mobile services for your convenience and also has a partner company Status Valet Centre & Status Car hire who can provide valeting services and courtesy cars. We cater for all makes/model of vehicle and all our team are fully qualified and you will see one of our great staff members on all your repairs.

Dean's Road Body Repairs
37 Jobs Completed
Manchester
3.7 / 5

With over 25 years’ experience in providing body repairs to a range of makes and models in addition to an honest and reliable service, you don’t need to look anywhere else. Our highly skilled and knowledgeable team can offer services such as welding and plastic welding which means that we can repair some parts avoiding buying new ones, ultimately saving you money.

The workshop itself is home to a Spray Base Booth which means that in some instances your vehicle can be in and out within a day, the booth also ensures that the work is maintained for a longer period. All vehicles are welcome; however, we also specialize in commercial vehicles. Our high ceilings allow us to also carry out work on lorries and caravans.

We always aim to go the extra mile for our customers, we do this by offering a range of services including collection and delivery and by giving all vehicles a full clean before they are returned to our customers. We have built a firm relationship with our existing customers and have a wealth of glowing reviews.

M R Recovery
5 Job Completed
Manchester
4.0 / 5

f you have broken down across Manchester, let Mr Recovery get you to your destination.

We operate a fast and reliable vehicle recovery service, available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

We know how stressful it can be when you breakdown. At Mr Recovery, we pride ourselves on getting to you as quickly as possible throughout Manchester. Our team of experienced mechanics are committed to helping you reach your destination quickly and safely. At Mr Recovery we offer a vast range of Mechanical and Electrical services also Some Bodywork repairs and Alloy wheel nut removal service.

Greenheys Mot Station Ltd
18 Jobs Completed
Manchester
4.8 / 5

Family Run Business with over 26 years of experience

Complete Vehicle Maintenance - Manchester
100 Jobs Completed
Manchester
4.5 / 5

We carry out mobile vehicle servicing, MOT and repairs Nationwide. You will no longer have to take your vehicle to a static workshop as we come out to you at home or work, flexible and convenient saving YOU time and money

Complete Vehicle Maintenance are in the Top 10 suppliers for Who Can Fix My Car!

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Manchester Mechanics
7 Jobs Completed
Manchester
4.7 / 5

"At Manchester Mechanics we aim to help you stay on the road and provide hassle free motoring. With over 15 year experience and numerous qualifications such as, City & Guilds (levels 1-3), and IMI management certification, we have the right specialist knowledge to provide you with all your motoring needs. We pride ourselves on the quality of our work, a feature recognised by new and loyal customers.We offer a wide range of motoring services that are detailed on the services page. A free collection and delivery service is also provided by Manchester Mechanics. We are fully insured to drive any vehicle and will pick up and drop off your vehicle from a location of your convenience. Our aim is to complete repairs with minimum fuss to you.Our Philosophy is centred on customer satisfaction. We only advise on work that actually needs doing and after consultation will only complete repairs that have been agreed to. We are very approachable and will gladly offer you advice on any of the services we provide. Whatever the problem, please don't hesitate to give us a call."

Automate
13 Jobs Completed
Manchester
5.0 / 5

We look forward to receiving your enquiries.

Autocare Mobile
2 Job Completed
Altrincham
4.0 / 5

"car,bike,light commercial servicing,maintenance,diagnostics,remapping,tuning,welding etc,all carried out at home or work,we are skilled professionals with 35 years experience in the trade,passionate about perfection...our reputation has taken years to build,the success of any small business is based on trust,honesty,decent pricing,and fabulous customer focus,these ingredients have led us to having long standing clients for ny on 25years,most of whom are friends by now,being booked up consistantly for two weeks in advance,please allow time for less urgent work,kind reguards,all credit/debit cards accepted,graham."

Citroen Manchester South
Member since 05 December 2013
Sale

"Here at Citroen Manchester South you will find our friendly staff are committed to providing the best customer service, such as MOT, value service, tyres and exhaust repairs. We offer every vehicle that comes into our workshop a free vehicle health check. We recognise that you are our most important asset, and we're determined to offer you levels of service that you wouldn't receive in any other dealership, whatever the franchise."

S K AUTO UPGRADES LTD
Member since 02 February 2018
Salford

Here at S K Autos we strive in giving a number one service, with a reasonable price to our clients. We cover majority of services from tyres to cambeltd. No job is too big or small.

We have been established for numerous years and our friendly staff have the knowledge and speed to have your car fixed and back on the road in no time!

We look to seeing you soon,
S K AUTOS

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Respraying in Stretford

Average rating for  Respraying in Stretford bookings

4.83

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Car Respray Prices

The guide has been written to answer some of the questions you may have about Respraying your in Stretford. 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 Stretford 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 Stretford 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 15,154 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 Stretford;

  • 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 Stretford

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