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andy & fonz
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Resprays Leicester area

Post by andy & fonz » Wed 08 Feb, 2017 16:54

Hi
Thinking of getting the Z3 resprayed this year, can anyone recommend a body shop in or around the Leicester area.
Thanks

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lightning
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Re: Resprays Leicester area

Post by lightning » Sun 12 Feb, 2017 19:22

It may sound unlikely, but try the BMW main dealer bodyshop.

At Williams Stockport near me, the body shop is a separate facility, but working to main dealer standards. When l bought my Z3 in 2014 it had some stone chips to the front. I took it to the BMW body shop. They took off and resprayed the front bumper, and resprayed the bonnet.

The job was literally perfection and the bill was £550.

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Re: Resprays Leicester area

Post by andy & fonz » Mon 13 Feb, 2017 14:45

Hi
Thanks for your reply, May give them a try, Have found BMW parts from the main dealer too be not that much dearer than independants or motor factors. Just seams to be the labour rate that's the killer!

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pingu
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Re: Resprays Leicester area

Post by pingu » Mon 13 Feb, 2017 17:43

lightning wrote:It may sound unlikely, but try the BMW main dealer bodyshop.
I had a full respray at BMW Sytner Sheffield for £2000. They sorted all the problems (and there will be issues with any respray) without quibble.

I know that Sheffield isn't Leicester, but it was a main dealer.
Pingu

Brian4
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Re: Resprays Leicester area

Post by Brian4 » Fri 17 Feb, 2017 21:01

andy & fonz wrote:Hi
Thinking of getting the Z3 resprayed this year, can anyone recommend a body shop in or around the Leicester area.
Thanks

We had ours done at Pauls motor bodies in Barwell. and our Fiesta was repaired at MSM in Hinckley both small family shops

http://paulsmotorbodyrepairs.co.uk/


MSM
Address: Nuffield Rd, Hinckley LE10 3DT
Phone: 01455 250006
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2000 E36/7 Z3 3.0i
2016 F31 335d
2015 F21 118i

andy & fonz
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Re: Resprays Leicester area

Post by andy & fonz » Sun 19 Feb, 2017 11:20

Hi
Thanks for the information, will bear them in mind.
Andy

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