Talk about your center console, seats, door handles, upholstery, steering wheels or any other item in the cab of your pickup. Use circular strokes while applying even pressure to the surface. There can be more than one color code shown below. Two tone vehicles will have each color coded, i. Vinyl by » Jul 16 2013, 11:30am 3 Replies 346 Views Exterior Forum Anything to do with the outer exterior of your truck.
See below under two tone for more information. Buff with a clean cloth to a high gloss. Let the clearcoat dry overnight, or longer if temperatures are less than 70 degrees F. There can be eighteen different code 51's so then you have to use the 316N to identify the color. Oh, if I only had that All Terrain Package. If your car has two colors, you will see the two tone color code.
I needed cans and other places would charge a lot for paint in a can that wasn't the exact color. If this doesn't work, then you start looking everywhere for it. Topics in this area contain discussion of door panels and headliners or the dash and carpet, trim, and seats. The color code will be located on a sticker named Parts Identification. In order to guarantee the accuracy of a color, paint should be ordered based on the color code.
Click here for Why The Two-Step Paint System? This is why the color code is so important to order the correct paint. I will purchase from your company again. Discuss all body modifications and repairs including fenders and bumpers, truck beds and bed-liners, hoods and grilles, or doors and windows. The 'U' in the paint code means the Upper Color and the 'L' means the Lower Color. You can find this code on the bottom of the Service Part Identification Sticker located in side your glove box. Also, there are really two codes in each color code to make it even more confusing. This is if you have a two tone paint job.
Again, just a confusing way to present color information. Through the years, they have tried so many different locations, it often makes it impossible to ever find it. I was surprised on how well the paint matched my car considering that it faded over time. Example, Olympic white and Summit white are the same color. I would recommend this to anyone who has lost patience trying to find the exact paint the vehicle left the factory with.
All bed and body related things like bedliners, bed caps and bed rails, or campers and toppers. Use a wax and grease remover on the area. Always on your vehicle before ordering. Because computer and phone screens are all different, the color you see on online may not look exactly the same as the paint you receive. I should have gotten more cans but I made do with what I had. If your interior is in need of a facelift or a color change we offer a special formulated flexible interior paint that is specifically made to be a permanent coating for vinyl, plastic, and leather materials sold in an aerosol form.
I want this place to stay. After the final coat, let the paint dry thoroughly before applying a clearcoat layer. The U stands for upper color and L stands for Lower color. The vehicle color code will list the paint color exactly so finding it is important. Here's what mine looks like: If you want to do what you want to do, you have to do what you have to do. Names of paint may change, but the paint codes remain the same. Here's a quick break down of what the code means.
. Everyone was friendly, I only had to make one call, the paint didn't take long to arrive either. Also, it could be '8867L' or '8867U'. For example, 316N above we call Gold Mist Metallic Clearcoat It could also be called Gold Clearcoat, Inca Metallic Clearcoat, etc. Two tones are two different colors on your car. We have several original colors to choose from please click to see and select your color.
It will be show Like L8264 or U8264. Plus, their paint code format is confusing. Also, these codes can be preceded by a U or L which correspond to Upper and Lower color. I like that I was able to get the paint the way I want it. A common mistake that people make when trying to design something completely foolproof is to underestimate the ingenuity of complete fools. Please do not order based on the color you see onscreen. Red is very hard to match and in my case it was a perfect match! I went to at least four places on the internet looking for the exact paint color for my car.