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  1. darkfibre
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    Keen to get my bonnet, bumper and both front wings resprayed due to masses of stone chips.

    Is a quote of £600 (inc 5-year paint warranty) too much?

    How much should I be looking to pay and can anyone recommend somewhere local at a decent price?

    I'm from London...thanks in advance...
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    Sounds about right £150 per panel is the norm! Can't help with any decent places though i'm afraid
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    Yes mate sounds about right to me
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    Where abouts in London are you mate?
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    SE mate.
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    my local places want between £50-£80 per panel :p
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    £50-80?! Gimme their number!! Lol
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    Yeah but consider driving there, leaving car, training whatever back, cost of fuel, etc etc its not worth it as even the hassle & unknown of where car is adds to the price you'd pay.
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    nope i agree....i meant it in the sense of there are cheaper places but you have to look..... i only use places where i know someone with equal standards to mine has been and has been totally happy with the work - not ideal for the area your in as more condensed
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    No...you're both right...not worth the journey up, considering costs, etc...was just seeking advice from others who may have had personal experience with a bodyshop that had high-quality workmanship - I'd trust people's opinions on here over theirs.
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    Hey There, I am going to get a dent/respray sorted from a place in Hainault. Not far from barking and ilford.

    Various people have recommended his work to me and i know some of the cars he has done have been in performance VW and other mags.

    http://www.jagsbodyshop.com/

    The site is under construction but you can contact him from there.

    Cheers
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