Rust Removal in Horley

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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 Horley, so you can receive competitive Rust Repair quotes FAST.


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Top garages for Rust Removal in Horley (53 found)
GOODFELLAS AUTOZ LTD
1998 Jobs Completed
Horley
4.8 / 5

We at Goodfellas Autoz Ltd are based in Gatwick Business in Horley near Gatwick Airport and provide full garage services such us car repairs, computer diagnostics, air co

CCM GATWICK LTD
89 Jobs Completed
CRAWLEY
4.6 / 5

Here at CCM GATWICK we're not just about MOT's. We can service, repair and maintain your car. We have all the up to date diagnostic equipment and we are happy to prov

AAA Car Services
4 Jobs Completed
Horley
5.0 / 5

AAA Car Services is a new local independent car servicing garage we service most cars and vans cheaper then main dealers we also do body repairs from minor to major. we

Taylors Pitstop..
3 Jobs Completed
Horley
5.0 / 5

"Welcome to Taylors Pitstop, one of the leading Bosch car service centres in Surrey and West Sussex. We are a independent family owned business that has been established

Gatwick Kia
Member since 17 November 2015
Crawley

Whatever you expect or think you know about Kia, we go one step further. It proves our fixation with quality – it explains why so many people choose our cars, and why we

M.W.Services of Redhill ltd
Member since 08 July 2012
redhill

"Factory trained Master Technician with 30 years Audi/VW and Alfa Romeo experience,offering sevicing repairs and diagnostics to a high standard.All cars serviced"

Just Mechanics
Member since 05 December 2014
Crawley

Family run garage established over 18 years

Redhill Vehicle Body Repair Centre
Member since 15 May 2017
Redhill

Redhill Vehicle Body Repairs Ltd looks after you whether your car needs repairing after an accident, needs maintenance, customising, or just some spare parts. We tak

Abbey Toyota (OTSO)
Member since 29 June 2015
Redhill

Abbey Toyota offers professional, competitively priced ownership services, along with exceptional customer service. Our expertly trained staff are on hand to ensure you a

AUTO ELECTRONICS UK SOLUTIONS LTD
Member since 06 April 2018
Crawley

Here at Auto Electronics UK we pride ourselves on leaving customers 100% satisfied. Our highly qualified technicians offer a range of repairs on all makes and models of c

Austec
Member since 11 November 2014
Crawley

"Austec Racing are a leading Performance Car Specialist for Repair and Maintenance of high performance and sports cars in Crawley West. We can do services on most cars, s

Lingfield Motor Company Ltd
Member since 18 June 2019
Lingfield

We cover all makes and models but specialise in classic and performance vehicles. We undertake all jobs no job being too big or small.

PTA Motoring Centres Godstone
Member since 03 May 2011
South Godstone

"PTA Motoring Centres Godstone has been serving the local community for over 35 years. We pride ourselves on being able to keep up with major improvements in motor vehic

NINE EXCELLENCE
Member since 03 November 2016
Horley

NINE EXCELLENCE (9E) IS A LEADING INDEPENDENT PORSCHE SPECIALIST PROVIDING ALL FORMS OF MAINTENANCE FOR ALL PORSCHE MODELS.

Asbo Autos
Member since 10 January 2016
Crawley

We specialise in fords but will happily carry out work on any make of vehicle. We can cater for all your needs from servicing, bodywork, tuning, hydro dipping, tuning to

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Rust Removal in Horley

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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