Panel Beating

At Killen’s we have a team of qualified trade and apprentice panel beaters with some members having worked at Killen’s for nearly 40 years. Our workshop head foreman Dave is fully qualified and has been working in the motor repair industry for over 30 years, gaining valuable experience working with several makes and models of vehicles. Dylan has recently completed his apprenticeship and become a fully qualified tradesmen alongside Dave. In 2020 we have two Auto Body Technician (panel beating) Apprentices, Cameron close to finishing his third year and Josh starting in his first. Working alongside is our Automotive Electrician Apprentice Patrick, who has nearly completed his 1st year with previous experience.

As a smash repairer we specialise in accident repairs and are constantly repairing damaged vehicles from on and off road accidents, varying from small scratches to large reconstructions.

Some of the equipment used in the workshop to aid the repair process includes:

  • ‘Pro Spot’ Inverter Welders
  • Bosch Air Conditioning Service System
  • Inverted Mig, Tig, Aluminium and bronze welders
  • ‘Festool’ Dust Extraction Systems
  • Bosch Battery Test & Charge Equipment
  • Bosch Wheel Aligner and Balancer
  • Kaiser Wheel Alignment Hoist
  • Car-O-Liner Alignment Bench with 4WD chassis capacity
  • Spanessi- 3D electronic body and chassis measuring equipment
  • ‘Miracle’ System Dent repair technology
  • Plastic repairs and welding