We’re a leading car bodyshop and accident repair centre in Croydon, with more than 40 years’ experience in working with Volvos. We have the latest equipment and tools available in our workshop, and we can repair anything from minor scratches, to major damage from a collision, adhering to manufacturer methods at all times. Our services are available to private Volvo owners, those claiming on insurance, and owners coming to the end of a lease.

We’ve been open since 1978 and we still operate as a family-run business to this day. We place great emphasis on customer service and make sure it’s easy to obtain fairly-priced, high-quality repairs in the Croydon area – and we’re only at the end of the phone if you ever need to ask us anything.

Want to talk to us about repair work to your vehicle? Call 01689 846520 or email


We continually invest in technology – we’re a leading, technologically advanced bodyshop and accident repair centre in Croydon. We work to Volvo manufacturer standards, using the following equipment:

  • Advanced diagnostic machines
  • Specialist welding equipment
  • Low-bake paint ovens
  • Wheel alignment ramps

We have a recovery truck available to collect vehicles as well – just let us know if you require a collection.

Got a question? Call 01689 846520 or email

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We repair all Volvo models, from the S60 to the V90 and everything in between. Our core services include:

If you’re a private customer and aren’t claiming through insurance, you can take advantage of our ‘small to medium area repair technique’, or SMART. These repairs can be completed quickly whilst you wait, saving time and money.


Lifetime of ownership guarantee on workmanship

Commitment to quality

Insurance approved repairers

BS 10125 approved bodyshop

High-tech vehicle workshop

Unrivalled customer service


If your Volvo is having a longer repair following an accident or you’re claiming through insurance, this is what you can expect:


We record all necessary details, allowing us to keep you informed of our progress.

We’ll arrange a courtesy car if you’re entitled to one.


An accredited damage assessor provides an estimated date of completion.

We inform you and your insurance company, if needed.


The repair is authorised

we order genuine parts, so we can get to work.


The repair is finished and components are reassembled.

We complete the repair with a thorough wash and vacuum.

Quality control checks are in place at every stage, ensuring we deliver on our promise of quality.

BS 10125 approved repairers

BS 10125 is the industry agreed technical specification for the process of vehicle body repair. It details the processes and procedures directly related to the safe repair of accident damaged vehicles.

This is the criteria to earn this accreditation:

  • Correct repairs processes
  • Suitably trained, competent staff
  • Suitable tools and equipment
  • Safe, appropriate parts
  • Quality control procedures

If you’re claiming through insurance, it’s up to you where your vehicle is fixed – not the insurance company. It’s your right to pick a leading repair centre like ours, guaranteeing quality. You should never feel pressure to go along with insurance company recommendations, as this isn’t a requirement.

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