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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 Wakefield 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 Wakefield (67 found)
QUEENS AUTOCENTRE LEEDS LTD
6 Jobs Completed
Leeds
5.0 / 5

Queens Autocentre is a family run business established in 1968.We are located on the Wakefield Road in Leeds and offer a range of services to all makes of cars and light vans including sales, service, bodywork and insurance accident repairs.
We have an experienced trained team of mechanics who carry out repairs and services at competitive and affordable prices for all petrol and diesel cars.
MOT testing is carried out by appointment.We carry out repairs to all makes of car.
We are one of Leeds oldest Renault Specialists although we carry out repairs on all makes of car.Ex members of the genuine Renault servicing network.
Renault trained technicians
(Renault Specialists since 1982)

All work is guaranteed for 12 months

We service and carry out repairs for all the major leasing companies.
We have a comfortable heated waiting area with TV free WIFI and Laptop charging points free tea/coffee.
We only use top quality parts with a 12 month guarantee on parts fitted and labour.
We are also able to carry out engine remaps to gain BHP and improve driveability and MPG

Northcliffe Motor Services Ltd
3 Jobs Completed
Morley, Leeds
5.0 / 5

"We are an independent car & light commercial vehicle repairer - we can do servicing and MOTs.

We are an RAC Approved Garage, and a member of the Good Garage Scheme. In addition we are a member of Motor Codes.

We collect and deliver vehicles in the local area, and we wash and vac vehicles once jobs are completed.

We have 2 garage sites - one in Morley, Leeds and the other in Shipley, Bradford."

Just Car Clinic Wakefield
1 Job Completed
Wakefield
5.0 / 5

"Just Car Clinic Wakefield is part of Just Car Clinics which is the second largest accident repair and car care company in the UK with 26 centres throughout England.

Every single site is BSI Kitemark Approved and we pride ourselves in driving the highest quality standards for both our corporate clients and retail customers.

Every Just Car Clinics also offers a wide range of car care and maintenance services including servicing, MOTs, tyres, air conditioning, windscreen repair and replacement and wheel alignment.

We also have a fleet of mobile repair vans that can repair minor dents and scratches at your home or place of work. With the very best in repair expertise, a full range of maintenance services and a fleet of more than 650 courtesy cars, our absolute aim is to keep you and your car on the road.

Some of the UKÔÇÖs most prominent insurance companies trust Just Car Clinics with their customers clients including The AA, Axa, and the Royal Bank of Scotland. In fact, more than 45,000 customers pass through our centres each year.

An enthusiastic highly skilled team, a commitment to the highest industry standards and an existing enviable corporate client list mean Just Car Clinics deliver absolute car care you can trust, every time."

Autocraft_Leeds
Member since 02 January 2014
Leeds

"Garage servicing & repairs. MOT testing. Cars & commercial vehicles. Tyres, brakes, and clutches. Car repairs to all makes. Quality reliable service."

TrustFord Wakefield
Member since 25 September 2015
Wakefield

TrustFord is the world’s largest dedicated Ford dealership, wholly owned by Ford Motor Company.

Our 65 UK-wide dealerships all became TrustFord in June 2014. You might have visited us when we had a different name, such as Dagenham Motors, Polar Ford, Brunel Ford, Heartlands Ford or Lindsay Ford.

But now, whenever you see a TrustFord sign – from Bradford to Bristol – you know it’s part of our family.

Harratts Wakefield
Member since 02 March 2016
WAKEFIELD

We are a Renault and Dacia main dealer with the knowledge, specific tooling and diagnostic equipment to efficiently repair and maintain all Renault and Dacia vehicles. Competitive service and MOT prices are only but a few of the surprises we can offer you. If you live within 10 miles of our dealership, we are able to provide you with our collect and deliver service. If you have somewhere to be whilst your vehicle is being repaired, we offer a courtesy car service. With every job; we complete a free vehicle health check to provide total peace of mind. In addition, all Renault approved parts come with a one year guarantee!

Evans Halshaw Vauxhall Dewsbury
Member since 30 October 2013
West Yorkshire

Evans Halshaw Vauxhall Dewsbury

Tomas Filler
Member since 11 September 2018
Leeds

complete car service

Evans Halshaw Vauxhall Wakefield
Member since 30 October 2013
Wakefield

Evans Halshaw Vauxhall Wakefield

Bespoke autobody Leeds
Member since 19 September 2019
Leeds

We are a car Bodyshop based on dewsbury road, only a few minutes away from the White Rose Centre. We take pride in our work and offer quality at reasonable prices as it should be.

Peter Ambrose Castleford Ltd
Member since 04 June 2015
Leeds

We are a Peugeot Dealer with a good customer reputation. We have achieved many awards for both customer satisfaction and for our partnership with the trading standards. We believe in being open and honest.

Copcutts Autofix Ltd
Member since 23 March 2016
Wakefield

Copcutts Autofix Ltd

Rapid Fit Castleford
Member since 01 January 2013
Castleford

"Northern Accident Repair Centres is an independent bodyshop network operating in West Yorkshire, Greater Manchester and Lancashire. Our car body repair centres in Manchester, Rochdale, Halifax, and Castleford provide a first-class accident repair service for motor insurers, fleets and drivers across the North of England.All our accident repair centres are BSI Kitemark-accredited, and hold a number of motor manufacturer approvals including Ford, Fiat and Citroen. Every year we carry out thousands of car body repairs for all makes of vehicles, and we are the approved bodyshop for many car insurance companies.In addition to operating a high-class accident repair service, our bodyshops also carry out alloy wheel repairs, vehicle servicing, tyre replacement, and car air conditioning servicing ÔÇô weÔÇÖre your one-stop shop for all your car repair needs."

PCS
Member since 05 December 2014
Lock Lane

"PCS is a family run business established over 30 years. We are a Bosch Car Service Centre with facilities for all cars, Light vans and Transit vans. We have full diagnostic capability and MOT facilities including class 4, 5 and 7."

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Respraying in Wakefield

How much does Respraying cost in Wakefield?

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


Respraying Cost by Car Make in Wakefield
Car MakeAverage PriceGet Quotes
Vauxhall£491.83

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 Wakefield. 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 Wakefield 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 Wakefield 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 Wakefield;

  • 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 Wakefield

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