Revive Your Ride: Expert Mobile Bumper and Scratch Repairs
14Jun

Revive Your Ride: Expert Mobile Bumper and Scratch Repairs

Your car is more than just a means of transportation. While it’s primary purpose might be to get you from A to B, for most people, most people are less than thrilled when scratches or dents appear on the surface of their car, tarnishing its appearance and impacting its resale value.

Dents and dings in your car? Need a repair? We Come to You!
24May

Dents and dings in your car? Need a repair? We Come to You!

In today’s fast-paced world, convenience is king. From food delivery to online shopping, we all want services that cater to our ever-busier lives and save us time. And when it comes to car care, this demand for convenience is no different. So what can you do when you’ve got a ding or a dent on your vehicle?

How To Protect Your Car’s New Paint Repair
03May

How To Protect Your Car’s New Paint Repair

Bumper and paint scratches are an inevitable part of car ownership, as even the slightest mishaps can leave an ugly mark on your car. Whether it’s a minor scratch from a tight parking spot or a more severe dent from a fender bender, the result is the same – you’re going to need a repair.

How does Bumpertek Sydney execute mag wheel repairs?
16Apr

How does Bumpertek Sydney execute mag wheel repairs?

Your wheels have two important functions for your car. Firstly, they obviously help the car go forward and secondly, they add to its visual appeal. Unfortunately, everyday driving can easily damage your mag or alloy wheels. Your wheels are one of the most exposed parts of your car, with even minor knicks onto your wheels potentially leaving scuff marks

How to Estimate Car Bumper Repair Costs: Key Factors You Need to Know
15Mar

How to Estimate Car Bumper Repair Costs: Key Factors You Need to Know

Bumper and paint scratches are an inevitable part of car ownership. Whether it’s a minor scratch from a tight parking spot or a more severe dent from a fender bender, the result is the same – you’re going to need a repair. Not only are scratches and dents unsightly, but they can lead to larger damage if not addressed – so you’re going to want to get it fixed ASAP. However, understanding the factors that influence car bumper repair costs can help you anticipate expenses and make informed decisions about the repair process.

Transform your car with an on-the-go car paint repair service, Sydney!
12Feb

Transform your car with an on-the-go car paint repair service, Sydney!

Is your car in the need for a transformation? The easiest way to do so is by enlisting a mobile car paint repair service. It may sound simple, but your car’s paint job is critically important. Beyond aesthetics, it’s a protective shield that enhances your car’s overall appeal and value. However, daily wear and tear, road debris, […]

How Do Weather Conditions Impact Your Car’s Paint?
24Jan

How Do Weather Conditions Impact Your Car’s Paint?

There is one ever-present truth about Sydney – that you can often experience four seasons in one day. From baking-hot summers bringing blistering sunshine and hail-prone thunderstorms, through to cold winters and drizzle, Sydneysiders experience a myriad of weather conditions.But, while you might be used to managing the weather when it comes to yourself – do you know how to protect your car’s paint? Left to the elements, your car’s paintwork can be vulnerable. It’s important to not only know what this impact could be but how you can minimise it – otherwise, you might be left needing a car paint repair.

Tips to help prevent car scratches this summer
21Dec

Tips to help prevent car scratches this summer

The festive season can be a great time of year as families spend their days venturing out on weekend getaways and road trips. Unfortunately, this same period can lead to an increase in scratches on your car. During the summer holidays, you might be planning on driving your car on a day trip or vacation to a popular site or you might notice more people out and about in your area. Either way, with more people near your car, there’s an increased chance of someone bumping or scraping against it. Not only this, the increased traffic can make driving and parking more difficult, with a mistake doing either potentially leading to a scratch.

Revving Up Down Under: New Cars Coming to Australia in 2024
19Dec

Revving Up Down Under: New Cars Coming to Australia in 2024

As car enthusiasts, we love repairing old gems. But we do know that in some instances, a new car is hard to beat. In recent years, new car launches have been marred by delays in supply chains and semiconductor chip shortages. But with those issues starting to settle, there is plenty to be excited about when it comes to the new cars coming to Australia in 2024. So what should you be on the lookout for?

How to Prevent Mag Wheel Damage: Tips for Sydney Drivers
28Nov

How to Prevent Mag Wheel Damage: Tips for Sydney Drivers

Your wheels have two main functions. They obviously help your car move forward. But they also add to its visual appeal. So, there’s nothing more annoying than a detracting scuff, scrape or dent on your wheels. While it can look horrible, it is easy to damage your mags. To help Sydney drivers, we’ve explained a few of the common scenarios that will damage your mags and what you can do to prevent it.

The Hidden Costs of Ignoring Car Bumper & Scratch Damage
20Nov

The Hidden Costs of Ignoring Car Bumper & Scratch Damage

If you’ve got a scratch, scuff, dent or scrape on your car, you’ll want it fixed – fast! Not only does a car scratch or damaged bumper look out of place, if it is left untreated it can actually cost you in the long run. To help you show why fixing your car is in your best interest, Bumpertek has broken down some of the hidden costs when it comes to fixing your car. Here’s what you need to know.

Bumpertek’s Car Scratch Repairs Sydney
01Nov

Bumpertek’s Car Scratch Repairs Sydney

Scuff, scrape, scratch, prang or dent – whatever you call it, damage to your vehicle isn’t the best way to start your day. Not only is it unsightly and detracts from your car’s aesthetic appeal but, left too long, deep marks and damage can sometimes cause larger issues. As such, it can be important to rectify damage to your car as soon as possible.

Preventing Weather-Induced Car Damage: Bumpertek’s Tips and Tricks
19Oct

Preventing Weather-Induced Car Damage: Bumpertek’s Tips and Tricks

Sydney is renowned for its fantastic sunny weather and from October onwards we get to enjoy balmy afternoons, copious amounts of sunshine and plenty of excuses to go to the beach. However, while the warmer months might bring plenty of time for fun, they also bring new risks to your car’s paint. Your car’s paint is designed to cope in most types of weather. But Sydney’s extremes — particularly in the warmer parts of the year — can certainly test those limits.

Bumpertek’s Mobile Scratch Repair Service
29Sep

Bumpertek’s Mobile Scratch Repair Service

If you’ve got a scratch, scuff, dent or scrape on your car, you’ll want it fixed – fast! And, while Sydneysiders are spoilt for choice when it comes to options for getting their car scratches repaired, not all of those options sport the same benefits.At Bumpertek, we’re a mobile repair service and so we have one very clear advantage for our customers – we come to you! It’s one of the top things we hear from our loyal customers when they tell us why they choose Bumpertek for their car scratch and bumper repairs.

DIY vs. Professional Car Bumper Repair: When to Call in the Experts
20Sep

DIY vs. Professional Car Bumper Repair: When to Call in the Experts

Oops. You know what that sound is. It’s the undeniable scrape of a scuff or scratch on your car. When you’re going about your day, it’s easy to accidentally damage your car – and thankfully it’s even easier to repair, providing you call in the experts. Not only can damage to your car impact its aesthetic appeal, but deep marks and scratches can sometimes cause larger issues, which is why, at Bumpertek, we always recommend fixing any paint scratches or bumper scuffs as soon as you can.

Cracked, Dented or Scratched: A Complete Guide to Car Bumper Repairs
04Sep

Cracked, Dented or Scratched: A Complete Guide to Car Bumper Repairs

Bumpers are one of the most commonly damaged parts of a car – with good reason! A bumper is designed to absorb the impact to your vehicle and protect it. But that doesn’t mean you’ll want to leave it if it does get damaged. There are a number of reasons car bumpers can crack but, more often than not, it’ll be because it has hit something unexpectedly. Whether it’s a high kerb or a pylon in an underground carpark, the force of impact can cause a crack or dent.  Once it’s damaged though – it’s something you’re going to want to fix.

What is the Average cost of a Car Scratch Repair in Sydney?
22Aug

What is the Average cost of a Car Scratch Repair in Sydney?

If you’ve ever scuffed or scratched your car, you’ll know the easiest part is doing the damage – the hardest is deciding how to fix it. Unless you’ve gotten a car scratch repaired in Sydney before or are an expert, it is tricky to know where to go and how much you should be paying. It’s little wonder that a common question we get at Bumpertek is, “What is the average cost of a car scratch repair in Sydney?” So how much should you be paying?

Signs of a bad car bumper repair
01Aug

Signs of a bad car bumper repair

You’re probably aware that it doesn’t take much to damage your bumper, with even low impact collisions leaving ugly marks on your car. Worse still, you’ll be left finding someone that can fix your vehicle. Afterall, no one wants to be driving around with a damaged bumper. But this can lead to the problem of knowing whether or not your bumper has been properly repaired. As the experts of quality bumper repairs, we thought we would run through the four most common signs of a bad bumper repair that you should keep in mind.

Safeguarding Your Vehicle: Tips for Preventing Car Scratches
18Jul

Safeguarding Your Vehicle: Tips for Preventing Car Scratches

Car scratches are annoying and costly – but a fact of life. You could be going about your day when you brush up against the side of a kerb, park too close to a shopping centre pole or make contact with another vehicle. Just like that – your car will be covered in scratches, and you’ll be furiously searching “car scratch repair Sydney” into your Google or Bing search engine.

The Art of an Invisible Car Bumper Repair
27Jun

The Art of an Invisible Car Bumper Repair

You’re probably aware that in a collision the first thing to get damaged is usually your bumper. But what you might not know is how important a bumper is to your car. Your bumper takes the brunt of the force if you’re in an accident. It acts as a shock absorber to protect not only you and your passengers but the more valuable parts of the car including the engine. It also protects your car from dirt and debris which can get into more important parts of your vehicle.

The Ultimate Guide to Car Paint Repair: Restoring Your Vehicle’s Shine
22Jun

The Ultimate Guide to Car Paint Repair: Restoring Your Vehicle’s Shine

There are few things in life as satisfying as a shiny new car. But with any glossy coat of paint is the ever-present threat of scratches. Scratches are, unfortunately, an inevitable part of car ownership. Whether it’s a large scuff on the edge of the kerb, or the small, microscopic scratches that come from resting a coffee cup on your car’s roof as you fumble to unlock it, there are bound to be scratches on your car.

Common Mag Wheel Issues and Mag Wheel Repairs Sydney
31May

Common Mag Wheel Issues and Mag Wheel Repairs Sydney

There is nothing like a set of mag or alloy wheels to add visual impact or character to your car. But equally, we know how detracting scuffs, scrapes and dents on your wheels can be. And it’s easy to do! Whether you’ve hit a large pothole, or road debris, or scraped your wheel on a kerb, you’ll often see the impact on your wheels. But the good news? Mag wheel issues can often be easily addressed.

The Process of our Mobile Bumper & Scratch Repair Service
15May

The Process of our Mobile Bumper & Scratch Repair Service

If there is one thing on the minds of Sydneysiders at the moment it’s cost of living. With inflation running rampant across the globe, it’s sending the price of daily essentials through the roof. It’s little wonder that many savvy buyers are looking to avoid hip pocket pain and explore cheaper options when it comes to those unexpected costs that come around. And it doesn’t come much more expected than a car scratch or bumper dent.

Replacing vs Repairing your car bumper: reducing your environmental impact and cost
27Apr

Replacing vs Repairing your car bumper: reducing your environmental impact and cost

When your car has a scratch or dent in its bumper, your first thought is likely to be how you can fix it. Afterall, no one wants to be driving around with a damaged bumper. However there is another train of thought which is becoming more common: How can I minimise my impact on the environment?

How Bumpertek can help to retain the value of your car
18Apr

How Bumpertek can help to retain the value of your car

The value of your car is probably not something you think about on a day-to-day or week-to-week basis. As long as it gets you from point a to point b, you’re unlikely to be actively thinking about your car, least of all how much it’s worth. Until you have to. When you want to sell your car, suddenly the value of it will move very much in focus – and at that point, it can be harder, and more expensive, to rectify

The Importance of Regular Mag Wheel Maintenance
27Mar

The Importance of Regular Mag Wheel Maintenance

Damaging your mag wheels can be as simple as a minor driving incident. You could rub up against a kerb, misjudge the amount of room you have in a parking spot or hit a bump in the road and all of a sudden, there you have it: a black mark on your shiny mag wheel. Worse still, it can have a knock-on impact to your car’s overall driving performance. But to help you see the importance of mag wheel maintenance when driving on Sydney’s road network, we’ve got a handy guide on what you should be looking out for.

Bumpertek Sydney: Our most frequently asked questions about bumper repairs
13Mar

Bumpertek Sydney: Our most frequently asked questions about bumper repairs

If you’ve put a mark on your bumper, you might not think it’s that important. After all – you’re busy! Surely a bumper can wait a bit before it really needs your attention? We get it – there are probably other things on your mind. But bumpers are a critical part of your car. It not only helps protect your vehicle, but it can also stop you from getting into trouble with the authorities.

DIY Car Scratch Repair vs. Professional Repairs: Which is Right for You?
02Mar

DIY Car Scratch Repair vs. Professional Repairs: Which is Right for You?

Scuff, scrape, scratch, prang or dent – whatever you call it, damage to your vehicle isn’t the best way to start your day. Not only is it unsightly and can detract from your car’s aesthetic appeal, but left too long, deep marks and damage can sometimes cause larger issues. It’s little wonder that most people are keen to rectify damage to their car’s paint ASAP.

Are Mobile Bumper Repairs the Future of Auto Body Repair?
20Feb

Are Mobile Bumper Repairs the Future of Auto Body Repair?

It goes without saying – the world has gone through a dramatic change over the last couple of years. A global pandemic and rolling lockdowns caused significant disruption and stresses, but also some key social and behavioural shifts as well. While some of the “new norm” was just a fad, in other aspects life has […]

Will parking my car in the sun cause the need for a car paint repair?
03Feb

Will parking my car in the sun cause the need for a car paint repair?

If there is one thing for certain, it’s that summer is when Sydney truly sizzles. Balmy nights, blue skies and the sun shining down – it certainly is a special time of year. And while Sydneysiders might know to ‘slip, slop, slap’ when it comes to their own sun protection – what does all this […]

Is it legal to drive with a damaged bumper?
29Nov

Is it legal to drive with a damaged bumper?

If you put a mark on your vehicle, your first reaction is probably not wondering whether or not your car is still roadworthy. After all, you’ll probably have a combination of frustration, trying to work out how to fix it, and how much it will set you back, before thinking about whether or not you […]

New cars coming to Australia in 2023
21Nov

New cars coming to Australia in 2023

2022 was a bumper year for the automotive industry, with plenty of exciting new car models arriving on our shores. And, despite supply-chain and production challenges still biting, it looks like there will be even more in store for 2023. Many of the cars poised for launch in the new year were meant to arrive […]

Interview: What are the most ‘Frequently Asked’ car scratch repair questions?
02Nov

Interview: What are the most ‘Frequently Asked’ car scratch repair questions?

Whether you’ve scratched the side of your car, or returned from buying groceries to find a dent on your bumper, your very first question after finding damage on your car is likely to be, “how do I get it fixed?” But, once the initial shock has worn off, there are likely to be a few […]

Chamois vs. Microfiber Towel – Which One Is Better?
18Oct

Chamois vs. Microfiber Towel – Which One Is Better?

It’s probably not the first thing you think about when cleaning your car, but the type of material used to dry it can make a big difference. Just ask any car fanatic out there and they’ll tell you – the difference between chamois and microfibre is a hot topic. It might just be what prevents […]

Our best advice for car paint and bumper repairs
30Sep

Our best advice for car paint and bumper repairs

If you’ve damaged or scratched your car or bumper your first thought is probably surprise or frustration. But your second thought is likely some variation of this one: “How can I get it fixed – quickly?”   After all, most of us don’t want to be driving around with a damaged vehicle – not only […]

4 industry secrets to know before booking a car scratch repair
16Sep

4 industry secrets to know before booking a car scratch repair

Unfortunately, car damage is pretty hard to avoid. It can be caused by anything – from pulling over to the side of the road and scraping the curb right through to simply parking your car and having someone walk past and scrape it. Worst still, these marks on your car could lead to deeper issues […]

Mobile Bumper Repair – How long will it take?
27Aug

Mobile Bumper Repair – How long will it take?

If you’ve had a minor accident, scraped your car or come back to the parking bay to find your car scratched up, a lot of thoughts are likely running through your head. You might turn to the expense of getting your car fixed, or you might be worried that it could happen again. But more […]

Mobile Scratch Repair – When is it too deep?
13Aug

Mobile Scratch Repair – When is it too deep?

Scratching your car can be easier than you think. It can be because of any number of life’s mishaps, ranging from pulling over to the side of the road, parking your car at the wrong spot, driving along a gravel road or even getting caught on a day of bad weather. And while at a […]

Mobile Scratch Repair – What’s Included and What’s Not?
28Jul

Mobile Scratch Repair – What’s Included and What’s Not?

  Car damage can be hard to avoid. You could be pulling over to the side of the road and scrape a curb; parking your car at the local shopping centre; or driving along a gravelly road – when suddenly, your car has a scratch, scrape or scuff. And if your car is sporting some […]

Car Paint Repair: Who’s Cheaper? DIY or Professional?
08Jul

Car Paint Repair: Who’s Cheaper? DIY or Professional?

Car scratches are hard to avoid. Whether it’s because you’ve had an accident in the carpark, hit a curb or had a collision, most of us will end up with a scratch on our car at some point or another, and the damage can range from minor to problematic and require a car paint repair. […]

Mobile Scratch Repair or Insurance?
27Jun

Mobile Scratch Repair or Insurance?

While we all do our best to avoid damaging our cars, the unfortunate reality is that accidents happen in everyday life. Whether you’ve parked in the wrong spot, looked away at the wrong time or misjudged a parking spot, scratching your car is easily done. But luckily, so is repairing it with a mobile scratch […]

Car paint – What are the ‘dos and don’ts’?
11Jun

Car paint – What are the ‘dos and don’ts’?

In the last decade, we’ve seen just about all there is to see when it comes to car paint repairs. We’ve witnessed the end result from trolley bays and the damage that comes from scraping the curb when trying to get into a parking space. We’ve also seen all manner of DIY car paint repair […]

How do I keep my car paint shiny?
18May

How do I keep my car paint shiny?

Some cliches exist for a reason – and a love of shiny cars is a fine example. It’s one of those universally beloved things, like a summer’s day or the sound of waves lapping on the shore of a beach. There is even a clever rationale as to why you might prefer shiny cars. Gleaming […]

Can a cracked bumper be repaired?
09May

Can a cracked bumper be repaired?

Scratches, scuffs, dents and punctures are all things that can happen to your bumper – and can all require a car bumper repair. Whether it’s because you’ve been in a fender-bender or you’ve hit a pylon at the local shopping centre, your bumper will be the first part of your car to make contact. After […]

Car paint repair with Vaseline, WD40 & toothpaste. Do or Don’t?
21Apr

Car paint repair with Vaseline, WD40 & toothpaste. Do or Don’t?

In the hustle and bustle of everyday life, it is incredibly easy to scratch your car. Whether it’s simply not paying attention or parking in the wrong spot – accidents happen. And when they do, you want them fixed with a car paint repair. Because, even worse than the accident itself, your car will show […]

How long does a mobile scratch repair last?
08Apr

How long does a mobile scratch repair last?

 So, it happened. You were driving to the grocery store, or parking at a street kerb or left your car at the shopping centre car park. And, before you knew it, there was a scratch through the gleaming, shiny paint on your vehicle. It happens more often than you’d think – but that doesn’t make […]

Mobile Scratch Repair Sydney
25Mar

Mobile Scratch Repair Sydney

Scratching a car is unfortunately incredibly easy to do. In the hustle and bustle of everyday life, accidents can happen, leaving a more permanent reminder on your vehicle. And while at best it puts you in a foul mood, those ugly marks could lead to moisture ingress or rust. It can turn what was an […]

Top 3 ways to avoid a car paint repair
14Mar

Top 3 ways to avoid a car paint repair

Whether or not you’re a car enthusiast, we all know a shiny coat of paint on your car is a sure-fire way to turn heads. However, it can also be a key vulnerability. After all, your car’s paint is easy to damage, but harder to fix. A car painter wearing protective clothing paints a car […]

Do you have to remove old paint before a car paint repair?
25Feb

Do you have to remove old paint before a car paint repair?

As any car enthusiast can tell you, when it comes to a car paint repair, the devil is in the details. If we’re talking about a minor scratch made during the hustle and bustle of life, it is oftentimes easier to fix than you think. While it might be frustrating to look at and will […]

Why are my mag wheels corroding? 
11Feb

Why are my mag wheels corroding? 

Are your mag wheels corroding? You put your mag or alloy wheels through a lot. After all, the only thing between them and the road is a little bit of tyre.   They drive through the hottest summer days, the coldest winters and some of the roughest terrain.  All of which can cause corrosion.   And, while […]

Does a cracked car bumper need to be replaced?
26Jan

Does a cracked car bumper need to be replaced?

Whether you’ve reversed into a pole at the local shopping centre, or have gotten into a car accident – there are numerous ways your bumper can be damaged and then you’ll need a car bumper repair. Bumpers are ultimately designed to absorb impact and protect your vehicle – and the people inside it. But, while […]

Car Scratch Repair Kit vs Professional?
12Jan

Car Scratch Repair Kit vs Professional?

Thinking of fixing those blemishes with a car scratch repair kit? Before you do, it’s important to weigh up the pros and cons of using a professional instead. Do you have scratches on your car? Then you may be tempted to fix them yourself. Afterall, the holiday period is an expensive time of year and […]

Sydney Mag Wheel Repair
20Dec

Sydney Mag Wheel Repair

Need a mag wheel repair? Bumpertek provides same day, high-quality, mobile alloy wheel and rim repairs – saving Sydneysiders time and money. If your alloy wheels are looking worse for wear, our mobile technicians can revive the damage and have your wheels back to original condition – in a matter of hours. Serving all of […]

Need a car paint repair?
13Dec

Need a car paint repair?

Maybe you clipped a kerb trying to park in Sydney’s narrow, inner-city roads or someone scraped your car with a trolley while you were parking in a suburban car park. Whatever your mishap – if you have a scratch or a dent, you’ll need a car paint repair to fix it. But it can be […]

Give your loved ones a car paint repair this Christmas
26Nov

Give your loved ones a car paint repair this Christmas

As the song goes – it’s the most wonderful time of the year. But for many of us, Christmas can also be a stressful event. There is always plenty to plan ahead of the big day – what to cook, what to bring, how to decorate, who to invite and how to get around to […]

New cars coming to Australia in 2022
14Nov

New cars coming to Australia in 2022

Did 2021 put a halt to your plans for a new car? With the pandemic disrupting global supply chains and semiconductor shortages across the auto industry, new car stock has been hard to come by this year. Thankfully, that hasn’t put a dampener on the exciting new cars rolling out for 2022. Not only are […]

Before and After: Mobile Car Paint Repairs
26Oct

Before and After: Mobile Car Paint Repairs

None of us want to see our car damaged. But, unfortunately, life’s little mishaps often come at the worst time. Whether it’s simply parking your car in the wrong spot, pulling over without looking or driving home in bad weather – it can easily result in a mark on your vehicle, which will need a […]

Mobile Car Paint Repair
08Oct

Mobile Car Paint Repair

In the hustle and bustle of everyday life, it’s easy to end up with minor dents and scratches on your vehicle. It can be frustrating but worse still, those ugly marks can lessen the value of the most well-maintained vehicle. If left untreated, it could lead to moisture ingress or rust. While the damage can […]

DIY Car Maintenance Tips
20Sep

DIY Car Maintenance Tips

Whether lockdowns have hit your back pocket or you simply have some extra time on your hands, it has provided an opportunity for Sydneysiders to do some of the much needed maintenance jobs around the house. Auto repair is no exception. Not only can it help pass the time, doing maintenance on your vehicle could […]

Car Paint Repairs: 5 things you need to know
05Sep

Car Paint Repairs: 5 things you need to know

None of us want to see our car get damaged – but the reality is, it’s far from a freak occurrence. Whether it’s parking in the wrong spot or pulling over without paying attention to the kerb, sometimes you’ll end up with a scratch or dent on your car that needs a car paint repair. […]

Is it worth getting my car scratches fixed?
16Aug

Is it worth getting my car scratches fixed?

You may think your car can handle anything — but you’d be surprised how easy it is to end up needing a car scratch repair, Sydney-siders. Whether it’s parking your car in the wrong spot, having someone’s shopping cart brush up against it, or scraping your car up against a curb, scratches can occur at […]

What Ruins Car Paint The Fastest?
09Aug

What Ruins Car Paint The Fastest?

You may think your car can handle anything — but its paint can’t. In fact, paint is one of the easiest parts of a car to damage, particularly if you don’t take extra care to look after it. It’s also incredibly important in maintaining the condition of your car. Your paintwork does a lot more […]

How much should a car scratch repair cost in Sydney?
21Jul

How much should a car scratch repair cost in Sydney?

The hustle and bustle of everyday life can lead to minor dents and scratches on your vehicle, but the damage can be much worse than just an ugly mark. Car paint scratches and stone chips can leave even well-maintained vehicles looking worse for wear and lessen their value. If left untreated, this can possibly lead […]

Don’t Buy a Used Car Without Asking These Questions First.
05Jul

Don’t Buy a Used Car Without Asking These Questions First.

Buying a new-to-you car should be an exciting process. But with all the questions, checks and negotiation needed to seal the deal, it can often be an overwhelming one too. Whether you’ve bought numerous vehicles or you’re a first-time buyer, its natural to find the experience daunting. This is even more so in the current […]

Looking for “The Best Car Bumper Repair Near Me”?
21Jun

Looking for “The Best Car Bumper Repair Near Me”?

If you’ve ever tried doing a Google search for ‘car bumper repair near me’, you would have noticed a tonne of results. But dig through the listings and you’ll probably find that many of those car bumper repair services are not actually “near you”. At Bumpertek, we are always near you because we come to […]

Ever heard of a mobile scratch repair, Sydney siders?
15Jun

Ever heard of a mobile scratch repair, Sydney siders?

If you’ve got a ding, dent or scratch on your car, you probably want it fixed – fast. And while there are many options on how you can go about it, nothing beats the convenience of a mobile scratch repair. But many people aren’t sure what the ins and outs of a mobile scratch repair […]

Car Bumper Repair vs Car Bumper Replacement?
30May

Car Bumper Repair vs Car Bumper Replacement?

Whether you’ve scratched it, cracked it, or dented it – bumpers are one of the easiest parts of your car to damage. But that doesn’t make it any less of an eyesore when you have a car that needs a bumper repair. If your bumper is sporting some damage, you might find yourself wondering how […]

Used Car Prices Surge. Time For a Car Paint Repair and Sale?
12May

Used Car Prices Surge. Time For a Car Paint Repair and Sale?

Of all the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic, there is one that has caught us by surprise – the surge in the prices of used cars. It’s not just the market for high-end luxury or collectible cars that is on the rise. The price for regular daily drives has been soaring too. Data from Carsales.com.au […]

Three signs of a bad car paint repair
05May

Three signs of a bad car paint repair

It should be easy to spot a bad quality car paint repair Sydney-siders– right? Not always. Car paint repairs aren’t something that most vehicle owners have to do on a regular basis. In fact, most cars are only likely to have their paintwork repaired a handful of times over their entire lifespan. It’s little wonder […]

3 Things to Know About Mag Wheel Repair in Sydney
28Apr

3 Things to Know About Mag Wheel Repair in Sydney

Damaging a rim can be as simple as rubbing up against a kerb, misjudging a parking spot or hitting a bump in the road. It may seem like a minor inconvenience but, all of a sudden, there you have it: a black mark on your shiny alloy wheel which requires a mag wheel repair. It’s […]

Alloy Wheels vs Steel Wheels: Which One Should I Choose?
09Apr

Alloy Wheels vs Steel Wheels: Which One Should I Choose?

For car enthusiasts, wheels are more than just wheels — they’re a statement. It’s why many drivers fork out big dollars to get alloy or mag wheels for their vehicles. But beyond their good looks, are there any other benefits to alloy wheels? After all, your wheels are not only vital to the running of […]

Will scratches and dents devalue my car?
30Mar

Will scratches and dents devalue my car?

There has been one surprising impact from the COVID-19 pandemic – the used car market has exploded. Already, used cars are selling at an almost 40 percent premium, with the boom showing no signs of slowing down. It’s prompted many Australians to consider selling — particularly if they’re lucky enough to have an extra car […]

What are the most expensive cars ever sold in Australia?
15Mar

What are the most expensive cars ever sold in Australia?

What are the most expensive cars ever sold in Australia? The biggest story in car news last year? An Australian manufactured Holden Commodore sold at auction for $750,000. The big price was reserved for the car described as a piece of Australian history; the last car produced at Holden Australia. But, seeing the final Commodore […]

Electric cars: Are they worth the hype?
12Feb

Electric cars: Are they worth the hype?

There is no doubt about it — ‘electric vehicles’ are the words on every car lover’s lips. And while Australian policy incentives for the take up of these cars might be limited, interest from the public is anything but. While the figures themselves are still low, Australian sales of electric cars tripled in 2019. More […]

Get your engines ready: The new cars coming to Australia this year
01Feb

Get your engines ready: The new cars coming to Australia this year

What’s our favourite thing about the New Year? New car models making their way to Australia, of course! And in 2021 there is plenty to get excited about. See which new vehicles we’re most looking forward to seeing on the showroom floor. Hyundai Tucson N line The new-generation Tucson will be like no other: think […]

The 6 types of car washes (and what’s best for you)!
12Jan

The 6 types of car washes (and what’s best for you)!

If so, it may be time for a car wash. And while it seems like a self-explanatory task, not all car washes are equal. The type of car wash you need depends on the type of service you require and your individual taste. We’ve compiled the six types of car washes commonly found in Sydney […]

Your Car Will Enjoy These Road Trips From Sydney
13Dec

Your Car Will Enjoy These Road Trips From Sydney

Whether you prefer to head out on the highway or take the scenic route, spending time on the road can be one of the best ways to travel and truly see our wonderful country. These plans have been put on hold for most of 2020 as Australians had to stay at home to stop the […]

Leather vs cloth car interior: Which should you choose?
07Dec

Leather vs cloth car interior: Which should you choose?

You’ve found the perfect make and model for your brand-new vehicle. Now, all that is left is to choose the interior — simple right? Wrong. The interior of a car needs to match your lifestyle. Some drivers may want to splash the cash for fancier leather seats, while others prefer the simple comforts of a […]

Five facts you (probably) didn’t know about cars
09Nov

Five facts you (probably) didn’t know about cars

From Carl Benz unveiling the first automobile in 1885 through to Henry Ford creating the low-cost car – our passion for motor vehicles has continued to grow. Whether it’s a daily drive or your showroom vehicle, cars have a way of bringing people together. So, here are five car facts you can bring up next […]

Life hacks: How to work smarter (not harder) to clean your car
19Oct

Life hacks: How to work smarter (not harder) to clean your car

 Want your car to feel newer? Then you can’t go past a thorough cleaning. But knowing how to get the best result is half the battle, without instantly looking at a car paint repair. Collecting the right materials to address the multitude of hidden spots in your vehicle can be a tricky – not to […]

The 4 Best Tips for Exterior Car Care
24Sep

The 4 Best Tips for Exterior Car Care

We all know the telltale signs that your car needs a little attention. Dirt on the outside, mess on the inside, and grime on the windscreen – all are big indicators that your car is due for some exterior car care. But there is more you can do to keep the exterior of your car […]

Car washing and car detailing – Are they the same thing?
07Sep

Car washing and car detailing – Are they the same thing?

If you’ve ever wondered what the difference is between car washing and car detailing, you’re not alone. At Bumpertek, we’ve come across many people that think car detailing is virtually the same as a wash in every way except one – the damage it will do to your wallet. But car detailing isn’t just an […]

What Car Colour Is Best?
11Aug

What Car Colour Is Best?

“You can have any colour as long as it’s black” – those are the famous words of Henry Ford in describing the Model T, which from 1914-1925 was only available to purchase in black. Today, the choices for car colours are almost endless. Beyond the colour itself, there are finishes and coatings which can change […]

Do you know how to change a car tyre?
03Aug

Do you know how to change a car tyre?

It seems to only happen at the worst or most inconvenient times – but just because a flat tyre is stressful doesn’t mean replacing it has to be as well. Most commonly caused by a sharp object, a flat tyre can vary from mild to severe depending on what caused the impact. Often, it’s because […]

Road trip out of Sydney? Why you need post-COVID car care first
13Jul

Road trip out of Sydney? Why you need post-COVID car care first

Over the past few months, Sydney-siders have stayed at home to stop the spread of COVID-19. Without anywhere to go, the closest many of us have had to a drive is moving the car onto the lawn for a wash and polish. Thankfully, many areas of Australia – including NSW – have gotten the outbreak […]

6 car maintenance tips everyone should know
16Jun

6 car maintenance tips everyone should know

No matter how much you may love your vehicle, how it works can be a mystery for many of us. Yet, basic car maintenance is vital in keeping your car in good, roadworthy condition. Even if you’re not a tinkerer or mechanically minded, there are some basic maintenance tips that anyone can master with a […]

Are Your Mag Wheels Compliant?
26May

Are Your Mag Wheels Compliant?

Wheels don’t just keep us on the road – for many car owners, they make a statement too. It’s little wonder that many people choose to change or upgrade their car’s stock standard options with aftermarket wheels instead. The most common type of aftermarket wheels are alloy or mag wheels – named after the metal […]

Looking For A Car Paint Repair, Sydney?
27Apr

Looking For A Car Paint Repair, Sydney?

Maybe you took your car to the supermarket – and it was sideswiped by a trolley or perhaps you clipped the kerb while parking. You may have even left it under a tree, only for the wind to pick up and a tree branch to fall on it. Whatever your situation, car scratch and bumper […]

More Time at Home? We’ll Come To You
09Apr

More Time at Home? We’ll Come To You

While infinite Netflix marathons seem fun at first, more of us are increasingly looking for ways to keep busy and productive. If you’re finding yourself with more time at home, why not dust off that to-do list and get those car scratch, dent and paint blemishes fixed? With mobile car scratch and bumper repairers like […]

Car Scratch Repair in Sydney
05Mar

Car Scratch Repair in Sydney

One unique attribute about Sydney? We love our cars. Whether you reside north of the harbour in Milsons Point, the inner city boroughs of Marrickville and Leichhardt, the coastline communities of Coogee and Cronulla or suburban enclaves such as Penrith, Liverpool and Camden, the expanse of our city means driving is often the easiest way […]

Car Paint Repair with Accurate Colour Matching
17Feb

Car Paint Repair with Accurate Colour Matching

You’ve rubbed your car against a gutter, or a branch has fallen on your car leaving a small scratch in the paint work. Not a problem, right? Surely the good folks at YouTube can show you how to cover up a few minor scratches with just a spray can. However, if you decide to go […]

Top tips for preparing your car for sale
21Jan

Top tips for preparing your car for sale

 You’ve heard the saying, ‘don’t judge a book by its cover’. The opposite is true when it comes to selling your car. This is a situation where first impressions count. Your car could be in beautiful running condition, but if it’s covered in scratches and dents, you’re likely to be negotiated down to a lower […]

Do the maths: Is it really worth buying that expensive new car?
06Jan

Do the maths: Is it really worth buying that expensive new car?

Feel like an update? Whether it’s because your car is looking dated, old or damaged, if you’ve been driving around in the same vehicle for a while, you might be in the mood to trade it in for a new model. With January heralding the start of early-year plate clearance sales, buying new may seem […]

Can you fix your own car scratches?
24Nov

Can you fix your own car scratches?

Ever looked at a small scratch on your car and thought, surely I can do that? Maybe you’ve even looked at a video on YouTube that shows just how easy it can be to fix your car yourself. It may sound like a straight-forward task but there is a reason car scratch and dent repairers […]

Why mobile services are the way of the future!
20Oct

Why mobile services are the way of the future!

Think about some of the fastest growing companies in Australia today: Uber, Deliveroo, Jimmy Brings. What do they have in common? They come to you. They are mobile services. Today we live in a world that is fast, convenient and connected. The internet allows us to find the products and services we need instantly – […]

Same Day Car Paint Repairs. Is it Possible?
16Sep

Same Day Car Paint Repairs. Is it Possible?

Have you ever washed your car only to find minor paint damage, a crack on the rim or a bumper that just doesn’t look like it’s in showroom condition? But what’s the alternative? For any many of us, being without a car for an extended period is neither convenient or practical. So instead, we’re left […]

Mythbusters! Four car maintenance mistakes it’s time to break
12Aug

Mythbusters! Four car maintenance mistakes it’s time to break

In the early 2000s, television’s greatest hit wasn’t reality TV or a series about warring kingdoms. It was Mythbusters, a science show popular for a very good reason; it gave people insight into things they wanted to know, but were too afraid to ask. There are few subjects more surrounded by myth than cars. Unless […]

Car Dent Removal: When It’s Not The Time For DIY
18Jul

Car Dent Removal: When It’s Not The Time For DIY

Dents can be easy to put into a vehicle and incredibly painful to remove. Simply parking in the wrong spot,  changing weather conditions or an annoying neighbour brushing against a car can leave a dent in the side of the vehicle. When faced with a dent in your car, it might be tempting to do […]

Car Bumper Repairs: Expectation vs Reality
23Jun

Car Bumper Repairs: Expectation vs Reality

How often is there an item on your to-do list you just can’t get motivated to tick off? Whether it’s going to the dentist or consolidating your super, sometimes we’re held back from addressing it because we expect to be let down.   Getting a car bumper repair is no different – in fact, people […]

Getting Your Alloy or Mag Wheels Repaired in Sydney
19May

Getting Your Alloy or Mag Wheels Repaired in Sydney

 [/caption] There are few things more noticeable than scuffed, scratched or damaged mag wheels. Not only is it an easy way to ruin your day, it often comes from the simplest mistakes; rubbing up against a high kerb, misjudging a parking space or striking a pothole. Luckily, most minor damage can be repaired, restoring your […]