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Old 03-15-2007, 11:33 AM
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steel grey m3, look under hood for me..

hey guys.. i'm trying to get the color match for the steel grey m3.. some one gave me a part number n such.. my body shop called the dealer but they said they need the 3 digit 4 digit code under the hood.. doing a repaint on my car n i need the paint any help wold be great.. n yes i searched..

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Old 03-15-2007, 11:43 AM
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should be code 400.

look here.

http://www.my330i.com/paints.php

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Old 03-15-2007, 11:58 AM
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yeah 400.. that's one of the numbers i had... guess the guy didn't give him that one.. i just called him and he said it's usualy a number a letter then a number.. he said that cod 400 seems weired.. he's gonna call the dealer in a few when he gets back to the shop.. can anyone confirm it.. just look under your hood for me >;]
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Old 03-15-2007, 04:56 PM
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Metallic paint?
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Old 03-15-2007, 04:59 PM
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yes..
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Old 03-15-2007, 05:08 PM
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yes..
Silbergrau Metallic is what it says under my hood and the code is A08/7
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Old 03-15-2007, 05:20 PM
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a08/7...? coo.. can anyone translate silbergrau? i know it's german.. in the link provided (which i checked in the beginning of the week) it says Stahlgrau and translates to steel grey..
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Old 03-17-2007, 10:30 AM
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silbergrau metallic is silver grey metallic which is the color that replaced the steel grey metallic.
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Old 03-20-2007, 03:36 PM
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should be code 400.

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http://www.my330i.com/paints.php

+1 it is 400, here the other codes for fyi
Silver Gray Metallic: A08
Oxford Green Metallic: 324
Titanium Silver Metallic: 354
Carbon Black Metallic: 416
Phoenix Yellow Metallic: 445
Mystic Blue Metallic: A07
Alpine White: 300
Imola Red: 366
Laguna Seca Blue: 448
Jet Black: 668
Steel Gray Metallic: 400
Topaz Blue Metallic: 364
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Old 02-28-2010, 06:55 PM
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can't believe i never came back here to post the results.. lol.. even though i know most people dislike neons.. atleast it has a lil bit of bmw flavor..



well we all know what they look like



here's some of the damage.. some occured in an acident, pass side the rest while parked door and rear 1/4
pass side



drive side



on with the show..





pass side fender



ah, uni spoter.. saved many hours.. on the door from hell n drive rear 1/4




the main man. my cousin peewee










hello mr antenna


bye bye mr antenna


all wholes were welded n boundo smothed



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Old 02-28-2010, 06:55 PM
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$35 glue (fiberglass to metal glue) for a few ounces


let it cure over night


the modling began






hmm.. thats a nice gap between the end of the 1/4 panel and avs wing.. lets make something..













spraying some door jams..







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Old 02-28-2010, 06:57 PM
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(damn 15 pic limit)





ah a lil tease.. nice shaved antenna port..



a lil night tease, matching painted fiber glass eye lids


ok.. here ya go guys.. some day time pics.. now, it's cloudy and i took them in my jobs dirt parking lot.. better pics to come.. also a few extra things

















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Old 02-28-2010, 06:58 PM
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Old 02-28-2010, 07:01 PM
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got some new wheeles, need more tire though lol... i'm riding 4x4.. some coilovers would help.. hood needs some work but im going to paint match it anyways.. maybe do a lil design on it..
driving through the city all the time i'm kinda scared to drop her though..

in texas







side of some dirt road going to caverns in arkansa



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