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Whats the name of the silver they did the S3's in?

Andrew@A.L.D Jul 8, 2010

  1. Andrew@A.L.D

    Andrew@A.L.D May add NOS to 600+bhp S3.

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    I'm going to get the S3 painted at some point and someone said to me that i should get it painted in VW Reflex silver?
     
  2. Speedy Steve

    Speedy Steve Active Member

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    its one of the thousand of shades of silver Audi made think they just had a huge barrel of the stuff adding others as they went and changing the name
     
  3. Andrew@A.L.D

    Andrew@A.L.D May add NOS to 600+bhp S3.

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    Bugger

    Never mind i think its going to be painted in Reflex silver
     
  4. Speedy Steve

    Speedy Steve Active Member

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    Im in the same boat Andy after respraying mine but dont want to go to different
     
  5. Andrew@A.L.D

    Andrew@A.L.D May add NOS to 600+bhp S3.

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    Reflex silver is a nice silver but i don't know how much of a difference it is to the silver thats on my car as that means i would have to get the insides of the doors, boot and bonnet done
     
  6. jojo

    jojo Looking for Boost! Staff Member Moderator Team Daytona Audi S3 quattro Audi A6 Audi Avant Owner Group

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    Avus Silver?
     
  7. Nilz

    Nilz Defo worth the wait :) Team Ibis TFSI Owners Group quattro Audi A4 S-line owners group saloon Manual

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    No its not Avus Silver, unless its the one with a hint of blue in it??

    If its the Silver I am thinking of, it will be Lake Silver Metallic - LY7W
     
  8. Andrew@A.L.D

    Andrew@A.L.D May add NOS to 600+bhp S3.

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    My S3 is a 1999 V, log book just say's silver?

    Is there anywhere on the car that tell you?
     
  9. Nilz

    Nilz Defo worth the wait :) Team Ibis TFSI Owners Group quattro Audi A4 S-line owners group saloon Manual

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    If you have a look in the boot, there will be a sticker in there, or on the front inside cover on your handbook there will be a white sticker that will have the code on it.

    Im pretty sure it will be the one I have stated, but double check, or otherwise ring Audi with your VIN number, they should be able to advise...
     
  10. wibble111

    wibble111 needs to scratch the itch

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    Mine is listed as 'aluminium silver', the fastest colour by far....
     
  11. Andrew@A.L.D

    Andrew@A.L.D May add NOS to 600+bhp S3.

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    Thats what i get when the reg is put into euro car parts web site
     
  12. TDIQ

    TDIQ 8L > 8P > 8V

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    Spray it Suzuka Grey!

    There should be a sticker when you look in the spare wheel bit with the paint code.
    [​IMG]
     
  13. sportquattro

    sportquattro Active Member

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    Aaron, Just a suggestion but is be inclined to blot out the Vin number of your car when posting a pic of the vehicle details sticker on the web.
     
  14. jojo

    jojo Looking for Boost! Staff Member Moderator Team Daytona Audi S3 quattro Audi A6 Audi Avant Owner Group

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    OAP Silver.
     
  15. The Doctor

    The Doctor Well-Known Member

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    Yep, that's the same as mine. For pics see the GTI INternational 2010 thread ("S3PRN").

    JoJo - it definitely ain't "OAP Silver". I think you're confused with "Geriatric Black" mate!
     

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