Rust Removal in Eastleigh

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Left untreated, rust will gradually eat away at your vehicle, so can't be ignored. We work with low-cost, professional body shops, mobile bodywork specialists and Alloy Wheel Refurbishers across Eastleigh, so you can receive competitive Rust Repair quotes FAST.


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Top garages for Rust Removal in Eastleigh (46 found)
Saleks Motors
544 Jobs Completed
Southampton
4.6 / 5

Saleks Motors trade as one of the premier independent garages in Southampton and as a proud member of the Bosch Autocrew network. Serving the entire Hampshire area, we en

Southcoast Automotive Services ltd
401 Jobs Completed
Southampton
4.9 / 5

Friendly, Local Family Run Garage We are your friendly, local family run car garages in Hampshire, dedicated to providing you with a comprehensive range of automot

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

Duda-Garage
2 Jobs Completed
Southampton
4.5 / 5

* Car servicing and repair* Full Diagnostic equipment* Engine Management Systems* DPF / FAP Particular Diesel Filter* ABS / ASR / ESP / DSC / TSC* Fuel systems diagnostic

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 servici

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 servic

Park Garage Ltd
Member since 18 October 2018
Southampton

Here at Park Garage our aim is to ensure every customer receives a reliable, honest and efficient service. Based in Southampton, our workshop is home to a highly-skilled

Hendy Ford Southampton
Member since 30 March 2015
Southampton

The team to go to for service you can trust, at a price you can count on. Here at Hendy Ford Southampton we aim to provide you with an unrivalled experience when servi

Viking Garages (Southampton)
Member since 17 November 2015
Southampton

At Viking Garages, our customer support doesn't stop once you've purchased a new or used car. We want you to enjoy driving you car and keep it maintained to the highest o

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

harding motor services ltd
Member since 19 November 2015
romsey

we are a family run garage with can do attitude carry out a range of services from mot tests brake and clutch replacements cambelts and servicing air-con repairs

Hodges Auto Centre Ltd
Member since 25 November 2011
Southampton

"We are a vehicle repair centre, based in Bevois Valley, close to the City Centre of Southampton. We will travel to collect or deliver a vehicle within a 20 miles radius.

Millbrook Ltd
Member since 25 November 2011
Southampton

"Millbrook, as a company, has been located in the same premises in Shirley since we began at the beginning of the 1980's. We are large enough to be able to cope with mos

Picador-Southampton
Member since 08 February 2016
SOUTHAMPTON

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. Co

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Rust Removal in Eastleigh

How to Remove Rust from a Car

There are three ways of dealing with rust on a car with all methods having their own drawbacks and advantages.

If your car has a large build-up of rust, it is not the end of the world as it can be removed using specialist materials and equipment.

You can try to remove rust using chemicals bought in a shop, however you will need to follow the instructions properly and be careful when applying the substance as it can be dangerous to touch. We would recommend finding a professional to carry out the work as they will be able to understand which way of removing the rust from your car will be the most effective.

Mechanical Removal

Removing rust mechanically will can involve the use of grinders, wire brushers, sandpaper and sand blasters.

By using mechanical methods to remove rust means that the rust will be blasted away from the surface of the metal.

Depending on the extent of the rust, different methods of mechanical removal will be used.

Minor rust damage can be removed by using sandpaper that you will be able to buy from any DIY shop. The type of sandpaper is important as you do not want to damage the underlying metal so make sure to find out which is the appropriate grain.

If there is a heavy build-up of rust, a stronger approach is required.

Sandblasting involves shooting large amounts of sand against the rust which brakes it down into fine particles and off the metal surface.

It’s a highly effective method for removing rust from your car however only a trained professional with the right tools should carry out the work, this is because the sand could damage the underlying metal permanently.

Specialist Rust Paints

There are several paints on the market which claim to be able to stop the onset of rust completely. The effectiveness of these paints will vary depending on the extent of the rust damage and quality of the product.

Rust paints are extremely flammable and so should be handled with extreme care. The pot that the paint comes in will carry specific instructions so follow these exactly in order to remove the rust.

Acidic rust removal

Acidic rust removal products can also be easily bought and applied however we would once more like to recommend using a professional to carry out the work.

By applying the acid to the rusted area, the liquid attacks the rust itself and burns it away.

Once more, it is essential that you follow the instructions on the container as the acid is extremely strong and if it is left on the surface of your car, it will continue to burn into the metal of your car once the rust is gone.

You’ll also need specialist breathing equipment if you are going to be carrying out the work as the fumes that are emitted from the acid are dangerous to inhale.

These are the best methods for removing rust from your car and you would be surprised just how effective they can be if performed properly.

However, its vital that you understand what type of damage you actually have in order to apply the correct fix.

If there is any doubt in your mind, the last thing you should do is try to remove rust as you will inevitably cause more damage!

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