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Unread 07-27-2013, 09:19 AM   #1
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Is there any easy way to tell what color the PO painted my rig?

For those who bought a rig painted by the PO. How do you find out the exact paint code they used? I've got a few areas I need to touch up, but there are so many paint colors that are really close to mine, I have no idea exactly what paint code they used. Can a body shop identify the exact color?

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Unread 07-27-2013, 09:59 AM   #2
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Probably not. There are so many different books of colors, would be hard.
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Unread 07-27-2013, 10:10 AM   #3
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Body shop can get you a match
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Unread 07-27-2013, 11:52 AM   #4
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Body shop can get you a match
There's even a local O'Riellys Auto parts store here with an in-house paint mixing shop. They do a computer color match and will custom mix and will even put it in a spray can.
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Most autopaint supply shops have a color eye scanner that can get you a matching color code
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