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
Does the colour of your car make it more prone to prangs?
Do you consider yourself a careful driver? And even if you do, do you find scratches and scrapes appearing on your car? Well, what if we told you that certain car colours are more likely to get into bumps than others?!
Some may argue the more popular the car colour the more likely the need for a repair - but what if it’s more than that? Previously, the more superstitious among us suspected that green cars had the most accidents but our data shows there’s a new colour to watch out for!
We’ve taken a look at the car colours we repair the most – have you fallen victim to a high maintenance car colour selection?!
Here are the top 5 colours we repair the most:
Not such a popular colour as in the 80’s and 90’s, but dare we say it – making a comeback?! Either way, if you drive a red car you make up 9% of our repairs each year so congratulations for keeping yourselves off the top spot and respectably in 5th position.
02 July 2015
What is Paintless Dent Removal?
Paintless Dent Removal (PDR) is an alternative to conventional SMART repair methods. As the name suggests, the car dent repair is carried out without the need for filling and painting, or a costly panel replacement.
22 June 2015
TV and film's 14 most iconic cars
We've been reminiscing for this week's blog piece - researching the most iconic cars from film and TV, to bring you the best examples automobile history has to offer! But do you agree with our choices.
18 June 2015
What is SMART Repair?
SMART (Small, Medium Area Repair Technology) is the process of repairing a car using specialised tools, paint and materials to give a 'good as new' finish on a localised damaged area - and not the whole panel like traditional body shops.
A few decades ago, cars would have to be taken in to body repair shops, often for days at a time, even for relatively minor damage.
12 June 2015
Glow in the Dark Car Paint? Yes Please!
Nissan have had some fun with their best-selling Leaf EV by becoming the first mainstream manufacturer to introduce glow in the dark paint to a production car.
In a nod to the increasing number of Leaf owners charging their cars with solar energy, the paint gathers the sun’s energy during the day and glows in the dark for 8-10 hours through the night.
04 June 2015