REPAIRS

Alloy Wheel Repairs Lancashire

Alloy Wheel Repairs

Car owners who have invested in a set of alloy wheels for your car & take a pride in their on-road appearance know that after time kerb damage and corrosion will inevitably cause alloy wheels to look unsightly. We provide an effective, inexpensive, and quick way of returning your wheels to a high quality refurbished condition.

Alloy Wheel Colours and Wheel Customising Showroom

Come and have a look at our fantastic selection of wheel colours on display at our showroom. There are many wheels to look at in different colours, many examples for you to see. Have a look at the wheel against your car. Does purple go well with a green car? Some say yes others would disagree, but it is your choice. Have a cup of tea and a chat with one of our technicians and ask their opinion, this could maybe help sway you.

If there is something special you would like us to attempt on your wheels , do not hesitate, come and speak to us, we like a challenge. To see some examples of the finishes we have available click here.

Alloy Experts Unique Service

  • Full Powder Coated Refurbishment. (Process 1)
  • Chrome Effect Powder Coating. (Diamond Cutting Alternative)
  • Partial Wheel Refurbishments For minor repairs, scuffs & scrapes. (Process 2)
  • Full Mirror Polishing
  • Buckled or Bent Wheel Repairs
  • Cracked Wheel Welding Repairs

Why not come and see us for a friendly chat & quotation – one of our technicians will be happy to help.

We remove the wheels from your car
We then check your tyres for punctures or any other issues then deflate & remove
We then visually check your wheels for buckles or cracks
We then remove the old coating with an acid stripping solution
We then repair and kerb damage etc
We then blast the wheels to remove imperfections or corrosion to prepare the surface
The wheel is then acid etch primed, powder coated in a pre-selected colour of your choice & lacquered
The tyres are refitted & balanced using state of the art equipment
The wheels are refitted to your car then the wheel nuts are torqued up to the recommended level
Following a final inspection, the process is complete – your vehicle is ready to drive 

We remove the wheels from your car
We then deflate the tyres
The beads are broken which means that the tyres are pushed back to enable the rim to be repaired.
The damage is repaired using varying techniques
They are then primed to prevent corrosion
The wheel is then baked under infra-red lighting
The primer is then ‘flatted’ out to ensure a smooth finish
The wheels are then painted to the colour of your choice or matched to the original finish
They are then baked under the infra-red lighting system again
The wheels are then spayed with high quality scratch resistant lacquer
We then bake them off again until they are dry
Finally the tyre are inflated and refitted to your vehicle
The wheels are refitted to your car then the wheel nuts are torqued up to the recommended level
Following a final inspection, the process is complete – your vehicle is ready to drive
You must then check your wheel bolts and tyre pressures yourself Immediately and at regular intervals. Please call in any time during our opening hours and we will be happy to check this for you.

Payment is made on inspection of work or collection of vehicle by credit or debit card or cash.

Your invoice provides a 12 month warranty on all of our work. If your wheels cannot be repaired for any reason, there is no charge. For more information, please contact us to discuss your specific requirements.

Pothole damage to suspension and steering components can greatly affect performance & have safety implications. Wheels that have been buckled, damaged or cracked
by driving over potholes can cause vibrations or your tyres to deflate, since damage from potholes can affect the overall performance of your vehicle, it is better to find time for us to perform an inspection of both the alloy rims and the tyres.

Bulging in the sidewall area of the tyre
Dents, leaks and rusting
Axle, bearing and suspension failure
Vibration or deflation of tyre.

please call or visit our premises so that we can discuss the extent of the damage and how we can help.

We can colour change your wheels to match your vehicle paintwork or to whatever design you have in mind if you prefer a more individual look for your vehicle.
We can refinish all makes of alloy wheel including the following prestigious marques: –

Aston Martin, Audi, Bentley, BMW, Bugatti, Ferrari, Jaguar, Volkswagen, Lamborghini, Lexus, Lotus, Maserati, Mercedes Benz, Porsche & TVR.

Split rim alloy wheel refurbishments are far more time consuming than a standard wheel so as a consequence this costs more.

 

We remove the wheels from your car

We then check your tyres for punctures or any other issues then deflate & remove

We then visually check your wheels for buckles or cracks

We heat the inner rim section of the wheel to expand the wheel material before remove the titanium bolts (this helps prevent breakages).

We then remove the old coating with an acid stripping solution

We then repair and kerb damage etc


We then blast the wheels to remove imperfections or corrosion to prepare the surface


The wheel is then acid etch primed, powder coated in a pre-selected colour of your choice, lacquered & Baked to perfection.

Each individual titanium bolt is hand polished and re-threaded & each bolt hole is re-tapped to ensure a cleaner rebuild.


The tyres are refitted & balanced using state of the art equipment.


The wheels are refitted to your car then the wheel nuts are torqued up to the recommended level


Following a final inspection, the process is complete – your vehicle is ready to drive 

Please note custom colour coding is available with prior notice. To discuss your specific requirements please call.

 

 

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