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Paint job? #11135 Apr 6, 10:58am Apr 6, 10:58am

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Paint job?
Can anyone give me a rough estimate of how much a repaint of my whole car would cost? I just wondered if it was even worth thinking about. Thanks.

Re: Paint job? #11136 Apr 6, 11:04pm Apr 6, 11:04pm
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a lot of money.


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Re: Paint job? [Re: VSGTS14] #11137 Apr 6, 11:33pm Apr 6, 11:33pm
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It could cost you from $300 to $3000. Depending on the quality.

There are companies that would sand your whole car, and mask the parts that they don't wanna paint and paint the rest... that's a cheaper way to repaint your whole car.

The more expensive way to do is to sand the car inside and out and take out parts that need to be painted separately (i.e. doors, Hood)...


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Re: Paint job? [Re: Celicamix] #11138 Apr 6, 4:34pm Apr 6, 4:34pm
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My toyota dealer's bodyshop said $4000-5000,
where they would remove the doors, windshields, etc...If you want it done right!

Re: Paint job? [Re: Jimbo] #11139 Apr 6, 7:21pm Apr 6, 7:21pm
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a guy at my work just had his car de-dented and painted. they charged him 1000 total. it looks nice from a distance but if you get up close you can tell it was repainted. still looks nice tho.

Re: Paint job? [Re: eNinja] #11140 Apr 7, 12:50am Apr 7, 12:50am
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I had my Mitsubishi fully repainted for about $300 at 1-day paint & body... it looked nice, but if you looked closely, you could see overspray in some places.

for a $800 car, it was worth it...

if you are looking to have your new $15,000+ car repainted, go for the professional $3,000+ paint job thumbsup


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