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Old 12-28-2016, 03:41 PM   #1
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Paint/Body shops, especially touch-up (airbrush), in Dallas-Fort Worth (DFW)

I'm here to dredge up an oft discussed topic. DFW paint and body, but with a twist! Or, maybe not so twisty, sorta, or something.

One of my cars is a diamond grey metallic 2008 Scion TC. While in relatively mint condition for a vehicle I've owned for nearly nine years, it needs some paint and dent love. Mostly the "f**k your cheap car" scratches and dents variety from parking lots.

Does anyone in our glorious sprawling megalopolis offer minor dent and paint matched airbrush work on metallic paint anymore? I do not want to repaint the whole car as 90% of it is fine. My searches on here and other forums haven't unearthed one.

Secondarily, below is a list of all the body shops recommended locally on this forum in the past two years. Does anyone suggest one of them for such work?

Thanks, y'all.

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Trade Secret Auto in Plano. It's right behind a Merc dealer (close to Subaru of Plano) and all the dealers right there use them. <snip> They did a great job and even did a good job color matching WRB.
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<snip>If you need any work done I highly suggest Clark Brothers, I saw some of the past builds on chevy trucks and they know what they are doing.
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I highly recommend the shop that did my custom wide body. They're located in Arlington, TX Killer Hot Rods 1201 W Sturgeon Court Suite 101 Arlington, TX 76001. They're REALLY detailed and they do absolutely amazing work. <snip> Their work is VERY detailed. <snip> They can also do custom paint like mine below.
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This place. Super clean and will actually fight insurance for damage estimations, if needed.

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I went to Caliber Collisions in Plano when I got rear ended last year. They did an awesome job. The manager called me every day to give me a status on the bumper fixes. No issues with the fixes and the color matched perfectly.
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Master Europa. The fixed my car when a lady ran into me. Exceptional work.
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Tran's Auto Body in Arlington. I've been going there for close to 10 years, and I refer all of my friends and family there.
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magic touch in lewisville, talk to brody or chuck. great work, good prices
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Complete Auto Body LLC is the only shop I would trust to paint anything on my car.. They have two locations
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I can't recommend Steve's Automotive Refinish enough. 10027 Harmon Rd, Fort Worth, TX 76177 (817) 380-3210 Tell him Rob from ATS (or with the black FRS) sent you
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If you're in Roanoke, Scotty's Automotive. They did a great job on my BRZ when I brought it in for repair and paint. I even got some airbrush done on the hood.
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Best of Show Garland and Herb's Paint and Body (635 and 78) have done good work for fair price..
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