Everything you need to know about Auto Body Shop
An auto body shop is a physical place or workshop that does
smash repairs. It is essentially a place that performs smash repairs to the exterior ‘body’ of a vehicle. That's how it gets its name, ‘Auto’ is in reference to automotive vehicles or cars, and ‘Body’ for the exterior part of the car being smash repaired. Some smaller smash repairs can be done by a
who can come to a location of your choice as all they need is access to electricity and space. Most auto body shop repairs are best done in an established auto body workshop where panel beaters and painters have access to a wide range of tools and machinery to complete a quality factory finish smash repair with quality warranty guarantees.
For the highest quality smash repair, it is always recommended to go to an auto body workshop where panels can be correctly removed, repaired, primed, painted, dried and refitted using special machinery in the most optimal controlled conditions to provide long-term durability against the harsh Australian climate. Auto body shops are best used when repairing larger areas of damage, particularly those with high exposure to the sun, which require paint blending across multiple panels. Doors or bonnets are prime examples of when it's best to use an auto body shop over a mobile repairer, plus you are more likely to get the “good as new” perfect finish your car deserves.
Looking for an auto body shop? DingGo connects you with a wide range of specialty and premium independent auto body shops and panel beaters that can quickly give you obligation free quotes to smash repair any vehicle.