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Respraying in Winchester

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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 Winchester 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 Winchester (11 found)
Hendy (Eastleigh)
4 Job Completed
Eastleigh
5.0 / 5

In the last decade, Kia has risen as a major global player in the automotive world and at Hendy Kia, we are pleased to offer the full range of new cars at our dealerships in Eastleigh and Portsmouth. All new Kia cars represent excellent value for money and they all come with a 7 year warranty. From the compact Picanto to the all new Soul, Hendy Kia has a car that’s right for you. We are proud to offer 5 different aftersales services: Car and Truck Servicing, Vehicle Parts, Fast Fit, Bodyshop repair and specialist vehicle cosmetic repair. Every department has fully trained and qualified technicians, some are specialised in specific areas. Customer satisfaction and a high standard of work are a top priority to the Hendy Group, and are seen at its highest level within the aftersales departments.

Hendy Ford Eastleigh
6 Job Completed
Eastleigh
5.0 / 5

The team to go to for service you can trust, at a price you can count on.

Here at Hendy Ford Eastleigh we aim to provide you with an unrivalled experience when servicing your vehicle.
Our service promise to you is simple: no surprises or hidden extras…and the very best people looking after your car.

Our Ford Service Promise to you:
✓Complimentary UK and European Roadside Assistance with your Service (so that when you set out on
your journey, our friendly, skilled roadside help goes with you).
✓ Free FORD eCHECK (a 30-point visual electronic health check of your vehicle).
✓ All work is carried out by trusted Ford-trained technicians using the latest diagnostic tools.
✓ All published prices are recommended retail prices and include parts, labour and VAT.
✓We’ll only use Ford quality parts fitted by specialist technicians.

Ford Motorcraft 4+
For all Ford vehicles four years or older, we’re your one-stop shop for Ford Motorcraft 4+ servicing and repairs, plus MOT and tyres. Ford Motorcraft 4+ offers complete high-quality care at an affordable price, with prices starting from RRP £125 for a Ford Motorcraft Minor Service
Prices include complimentary UK and European Roadside Assistance and a free ‘wash and vac’ for your Ford. Plus, with free tyre rotation and the option of an MOT at just £30 (RRP £35 without service), there are many other good reasons to come to us first.

A service you can depend on…Because no one knows your Ford like a Ford Dealer does.

Hendy Ford Winchester
2 Job Completed
Winchester
5.0 / 5

The team to go to for service you can trust, at a price you can count on.

Here at Hendy Ford Winchester we aim to provide you with an unrivalled experience when servicing your vehicle.
Our service promise to you is simple: no surprises or hidden extras…and the very best people looking after your car.

Our Ford Service Promise to you:
✓Complimentary UK and European Roadside Assistance with your Service (so that when you set out on
your journey, our friendly, skilled roadside help goes with you).
✓ Free FORD eCHECK (a 30-point visual electronic health check of your vehicle).
✓ All work is carried out by trusted Ford-trained technicians using the latest diagnostic tools.
✓ All published prices are recommended retail prices and include parts, labour and VAT.
✓We’ll only use Ford quality parts fitted by specialist technicians.

Ford Motorcraft 4+
For all Ford vehicles four years or older, we’re your one-stop shop for Ford Motorcraft 4+ servicing and repairs, plus MOT and tyres. Ford Motorcraft 4+ offers complete high-quality care at an affordable price, with prices starting from RRP £125 for a Ford Motorcraft Minor Service
Prices include complimentary UK and European Roadside Assistance and a free ‘wash and vac’ for your Ford. Plus, with free tyre rotation and the option of an MOT at just £30 (RRP £35 without service), there are many other good reasons to come to us first.

A service you can depend on…Because no one knows your Ford like a Ford Dealer does.

Winchester Value Tyres
Member since 31 August 2017
Winchester

Now open in St Martins Trade Park, Nickel Close, Winchester Value Tyres is your local dedicated value tyre centre.

We provide branded and quality economy tyres at the cheapest prices possible, professionally fitted by fully qualified tyre fitters.

Our large network of garages allows us to pass on discount prices directly to you, the customer.

Martins Winchester
Member since 08 February 2016
WINCHESTER

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!

Achilles Wheels
Member since 07 June 2011
Eastleigh

"Achilles Wheels is a small family run business which we started in 1995 - working on Sprints, SUDS, GTV's etc to the more modern Brera's, 159, GT's etc. - a purely Alfa specialist! I have over 20 years experience starting as an apprentice in the motorcycle industry working my way up to a motor sport mechanic I believe extra effort and time is paramount to a good quality service. Achilles Wheels provides a fully equipped service centre using all genuine Alfa Romeo parts, such as the most recent diagnostics systems to ensure the best service for your car. Services range from a basic oil + filter change to a full comprehensive engine build. We also do classic car restorations to race car preparation. It is all possible with Achilles Wheels where hard work and dedication provides a thorough and professional job."

Best Autos Winchester Centre
Member since 07 June 2011
Winchester

"Best Autos Winchester Centre is a part of Best Autocentres which was opened in Winchester trade park in February 2004. It was born out of a desire to give customers a level of service, honesty ,value for money and a range of services we believed was sadly lacking from the large national companies that populate the sector. From day one we introduced the maxim ÔÇ£Honesty is the BEST policyÔÇØ which we rigidly adhere to and are now recommended on the trading standards ÔÇ£Buy with confidenceÔÇØ scheme. We are in effect a one stop shop that offers every repair from a bulb to an engine replacement, MOT testing and servicing. We also specialise in tyres, exhausts and brakes which are services that were previously dominated by the large fast fits. We have the facilities to service vans as well as cars and can MOT vans up to class 7. Our customers are drawn from all walks of life and we repair cars as diverse as an old Austin A40 to a classic Porsche. As well as our retail business we have a strong local business clientele and are able to service vehicles from most major fleet companies. Our successful mix of honesty, service, and value for money has enabled the company to grow quickly and we now have another three modern centres at Eastleigh, Totton and Newport Isle of Wight."

Best Autos Eastleigh Centre
Member since 07 June 2011
Eastleigh

"Best Autos Eastleigh Centre is a part of Best Autocentres which was opened in Winchester trade park in February 2004. It was born out of a desire to give customers a level of service, honesty ,value for money and a range of services we believed was sadly lacking from the large national companies that populate the sector. From day one we introduced the maxim ÔÇ£Honesty is the BEST policyÔÇØ which we rigidly adhere to and are now recommended on the trading standards ÔÇ£Buy with confidenceÔÇØ scheme. We are in effect a one stop shop that offers every repair from a bulb to an engine replacement, MOT testing and servicing. We also specialise in tyres, exhausts and brakes which are services that were previously dominated by the large fast fits. We have the facilities to service vans as well as cars and can MOT vans up to class 7. Our customers are drawn from all walks of life and we repair cars as diverse as an old Austin A40 to a classic Porsche. As well as our retail business we have a strong local business clientele and are able to service vehicles from most major fleet companies. Our successful mix of honesty, service, and value for money has enabled the company to grow quickly and we now have another three modern centres at Eastleigh, Totton and Newport Isle of Wight."

Andrew Foster Winchester MOT Centre
Member since 08 June 2011
Winchester

"Andrew Foster (established 1979) is dedicated to providing the best, top quality, service needed to keep your car on the road. With modern advances in technology and computer diagnostics at the ready, you can park your car at the garage whilst you work or go shopping and then return to a fully functional vehicle, serviced with a year's MOT. The garage is situated in the city centre, at the railway station."

Martins Group Winnall
Member since 16 December 2011
Winchester,

"Here at the Martins Group, we work hard to offer a complete range of aftersales services. We have the expertise to service all makes and models at our modern servicing workshops and bodyshop. We also stock a comprehensive range of genuine parts and accessories from all manufacturers, available to both private and trade customers."

Eastleigh Protyre
Member since 13 May 2011
Eastleigh

"Protyre-áhas a history going back over 50 years in the tyre industry and Eastleigh Protyre pride ourselves on the level of service Eastleigh Protyre provide to our customers. All our centres have comfortable reception areas, featuring product displays and helpful experienced staff. As Eastleigh Protyrell as car tyres Eastleigh Protyre have specialist fitters for alloy wheels, motorcycle tyres, exhausts, brakes and shock absorbers, and our rural centres also offer a 24-hour on-site agricultural breakdown service. With our huge buying poEastleigh Protyrer Eastleigh Protyre are able to give impartial advice and the best prices guaranteed on an all leading tyre brands, wheels and allied products."

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Respraying in Winchester

Car Respray Prices

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

  • 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 Winchester

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