ChipsAway is the UK's leading minor car body repair specialist
Established over 20 years and as the originators of minor automotive paint repair technology, ChipsAway have built a fantastic reputation for providing high quality repairs to minor car paintwork scratches, bumper scuffs, alloy wheels, smart repairs and dents to car body work - eliminating the inconvenience and potential expense of using a body shop.
With the largest network of repair specialists in the UK, our customers benefit from a fantastic local service backed up by a nationally recognised brand with extensive industry experience.
- High Quality
Professional repairs carried out using ChipsAway's system preserves the integrity of the car's original paintwork and therefore its value. It is no surprise that ChipsAway specialists regularly carry out work in the motor trade for premier brands such as Mercedes, Audi, Ferrari, BMW and Porsche.
ChipsAway specialists are capable of repairing everyday wear and tear to your car paintwork, operating from fully-equipped mobile workshops and fixed-base CarCare Centres - we can save you both time and money!
Latest Blog Posts
How does the new Consumer Rights Act 2015 affect buying a used car?
As of today, 1st October 2015, the new Consumer Rights Act 2015 will come into force - consolidating and replacing numerous other Acts, to clarify the rules for consumers and businesses alike, regarding the sale and purchase of goods and services.
Most crucially, in relation to the purchase of cars, this now means that if a product is found to be faulty within the first 30 days of ownership, the consumer is able to ask for a full refund instead of the previous rule, whereby retailers only had to repair or replace the faulty part.
29 September 2015
Tips for Keeping Your Keyless Car Safe
Statistically speaking it’s getting much harder to steal cars, with the UK Office for National Statistics reporting that car theft has fallen from 318,000 in 2002 to 77,500 last year.
Underneath this trend, however, is the increasing number of vehicle thefts using computer equipment to circumvent modern security methods and keyless entry systems.
23 September 2015
What to look out for when buying a used car
There are so many different things to consider when buying a used car we thought it might be helpful to put together a list of the areas to think about, and hopefully take some of the stress out of it for you!
Unless you're buying from a dealer, you are unlikely to get any type of warranty when buying a used car, so if something does go wrong, it will be down to you to fix it, it's therefore more important than ever to make sure everything is in order before you hand over what will probably be a considerable amount of money and drive off.
18 September 2015
Appeal Unfair Parking Tickets in 30 Seconds
An entrepreneurial student has set up a free-to-use parking ticket appeal website which allows drivers to automatically fight fines with just a few clicks.
The site was created after Joshua Browder, 18, of North London, was fined upwards of 30 times:
'I was given [my] parking tickets for trivial reasons.
08 September 2015
When is the best time to buy a new car?
The new '65' reg plates have just been released but for a large number of us across the country, a new registration car is out of the question. However, if you are after a new car – there are many ways you can get a bargain on both new plates and old cars and it’s all to do with the time of year you buy it…
Car sales are seasonal
It may seem like common sense, but you will pay more for a convertible during the summer months and more for a 4x4 or larger vehicle in the winter months.
02 September 2015