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Name that color...

Discussion in 'The Garage' started by blueblaze, Mar 5, 2003.

  1. blueblaze

    blueblaze 1/2 ton status

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    I was doing some fender triming yesterday and got alittle crazy with the grinder...long story short. I need some paint to fix my mistake. I just don't know the name of blue I need. Any idea what it is? Here's a pic...
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  2. st08x

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    baby blue, aqua blue, aqua baby blue???

    My K-5
     
  3. blueblaze

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    That's a good start...anyone else?
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  4. Goober

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    Looks like General Motors Light Blue Metallic

    Color code should be 21/WA7470
     
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    doesnt the sticker in the glove box have a paint code??

    mines easy- BLACK
     
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    You could take the gas door off and take it to a automotive
    paint shop and have the color matched. The best part is you can have them make it into sprat paint cans and a little bottle of touch up paint I had that done and it cost me about $35.00
     
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    Look under the hood for the sticker that says all your options & motor size the origional color should be on there
     
  9. blueblaze

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    The paint code was in the glove box. Thanks guys...
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    [ QUOTE ]
    Looks like General Motors Light Blue Metallic

    Color code should be 21/WA7470



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    I agree with him, he sounds like he knows what hes talking about lol.
    I love having a white truck! lol
     
  11. Goober

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    I love having a white truck!

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    I used to like white ...... until I tried to match it on my wifes car.


    Do you have any idea how many different shades of white there are????


    I ended up painting the whole thing after trying 3 times to match just 1 door!!!
     
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    oh yea, i hear ya, you find the color code but there are still 20 different shades under that code it could be, been there done that when i worked for a body shop, its a b!tch
     

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