How Does Alloy Wheel Repair Work?

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How Does Alloy Wheel Repair Work?

If your alloy wheels need repairing, you will need our alloy wheel repair service which treats minor wheel damage.

This is ideal when it comes to selling, part-exchanging or just evincing admiring looks and comments from friends and passers-by. it eliminates the need to purchase brand new alloy wheels.

You can read more about our alloy wheel repair service here. To find out more about a customer’s experience of a repair, take a look at our alloy wheel repair review by blogger Motor Mistress.

What’s the process?

The easiest way to explain the repair process is via illustration:

  1. We begin by fully cleaning it to remove all traces of grime and dirt. This will reveal the full extent of the damage and scratches to be repaired.

A clean wheel shows the damage in full

  1. We then carefully dry the alloy wheel and mask off the tyre, to protect it during the repair process.

Lightly sanding the damaged area

  1. Next, we lightly sand the damaged area before applying fillers to the scratches and scuffs. Once cured, this is sanded again ready for primer and paint application. The technician will colour match the alloy wheel with the correct paint, which is sprayed over the damaged area and blended into the original wheel colour.
  2. This in turn is then lacquered to a high gloss finish, cured and polished.

A ChipsAway technician working on the alloy finish 


How Much Does Alloy Wheel Repair Cost?

It’s not possible to give a cost for each alloy wheel repair as it varies according to the extent of the damage, but ChipsAway technicians will always offer the highest technical advice and most effective solution for your repair.

All of our work is carried out to an exceptional standard and ensures a professional-looking finish, ensuring that your vehicle remains looking in great condition at all times, and maintains its overall residual value.

If you want to repair your alloy wheels, or just get an idea of the cost, don’t hesitate to fill out the form to receive a call from your local ChipsAway specialist today,


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