Situated in Southampton, SM Custom specialise in car body repairs and alloy wheel refurbishment for domestic and commercial motorists. Customers from throughout the region, including Winchester and Southampton, visit our accident repair centre for reliable and affordable alloy and bodywork repairs. As a car bodyshop established since 2011, we are well known for our high standards of workmanship and outstanding customer care.
On this page, we have answered some of the most frequently asked questions about our car body repairs and alloy wheel refurbishment services. If you would like to discuss our answers in more detail or have any other questions, please do not hesitate to contact our professional and friendly team on 023 8063 3301.
What services do you provide?
At SM Custom, we specialise in bodywork repairs for car models and makes of any type. Whether your car has been in an accident and requires extensive repairs or you would like to smooth out a few dents and scratches, we can help. Our team has over 30 years of experience in car body repairs, including car resprays, dent removal, alloy wheel refurbishment and panel repairs.
Where are you located?
We have a state-of-the-art accident repair centre in Southampton. Located on Empress Road, we are perfectly situated for motorists in the local area, as well as for customers further afield in Hampshire looking for reliable vehicle bodywork repairs. Our car bodyshop is proud to serve domestic and commercial clients from all over the city and the surrounding areas, getting your car back into flawless condition in no time.
What if I require an MOT test as well?
SM Custom is part of Saleks Motors, a long-established garage found just down the road from us on Guildford Street in Southampton. If you require vehicle services such as MOT testing, car servicing or vehicle diagnostics, visit www.saleksmotors.co.uk for further details. Whereas if you’re in need of car body repairs, our car bodyshop team can take care of everything.
Is your car bodyshop open on weekends?
Our accident repair centre in Southampton is open Monday to Saturday and closed on Sunday. We are open from 8am until 6pm, including Saturdays and are happy to arrange bodywork repairs and alloy wheel refurbishment services during these hours.
What happens when I have an accident?
We understand the stress of having an accident in your car and do everything we can to help make the repair process easier. Our team undertake all types of car body repairs, however minor or major the damage. We also offer help with insurance work, speaking to your insurance company on your behalf to make it as hassle-free as possible.
Do I need to avoid anything after car body repairs or alloy wheel refurbishment?
After visiting our car bodyshop and accident repair centre in Southampton for bodywork repairs, we recommend avoiding washing, polishing or waxing your vehicle either by hand or machinery, for at least 5 days. After alloy wheel repairs, avoid cleaning for a minimum of 7 days and avoid pressure washing them to protect the paint and lacquered coat