Average Panel Beating Cost
If your vehicle has been involved in a collision, or there’s something that doesn’t seem right on your car, you want to have a panel beater available who you trust. Often, one of the first things we look at is cost.
How much does a panel beater cost?
It’s human nature to want to compare costs when making decisions. If you’re asking friends or colleagues for recommendations, you might start with inquiring about how much various panel beating services cost.
The best way to save money on panel beating
Believe it or not, the easiest way to save money on panel beating IS NOT to find the cheapest panel beater in Auckland. Like most things, you get what you pay for. If you look only at the sticker price, you may be missing important information in the terms and conditions. Often super cheap Auckland panel beaters will only do the bare minimum and charge extra for necessary services but not included in that low sticker price. They may even rush through a job to save on hourly labour.
When you’re phoning around for quotes, there are a few things you can inquire about to make sure you’re getting the best value for money:
- Do they use genuine parts?
- What kind of paints do they use?
- How do they decide whether a part needs repairing or replacing?
- Ask them to explain what your car needs in detail.
Read more about the reasons why it’s essential to not just use the cheapest Auckland panel beater you can find. Often, the cheap panel beaters will end up costing you more in the long run.
How Mt Roskill Collision Centre saves you money?
We look at the bigger picture. How are you using your car? Can we include panel beating work into one of your regular service appointments? If a few things need to be done, how can we combine the labour hours required to save you some money?
We don’t scrimp on technology, equipment or expertise. In fact, because we only use the best technology and equipment available and employ incredibly experienced and knowledgeable panel beaters, we can often do the work in less time – saving you money and getting your car on the road as quickly as possible.
One of the things we’re most proud of – and the thing that customers frequently comment on – is our commitment to make car repairs, panel beating and paintwork easy and stress-free.