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1983 5 Apline (electric blue) Paint Code

Discussion in 'General' started by Gary, Oct 14, 2014.

Discuss 1983 5 Apline (electric blue) Paint Code in the General area at TurboRenault.co.uk.

  1. Gary

    Gary Well-Known Member

    Hi does anyone know the paint code for the electric blue 5 alpine(not sure of its correct name), and also would you now if under the bonnet would have been a different colour (i:e graphite grey / silver)

  2. read6737

    read6737 Well-Known Member

    Have a look at this page.
  3. Gary

    Gary Well-Known Member

    which page?
  4. Gary

    Gary Well-Known Member

    Found this site


    shows these for the alpine

    401* Cobalt (métallisée)
    462* Bleu Alpine (métallisée)
    491* Navy (métallisée)
    485* Bleu Alpine (1980/81/82/83)

    seems to be very helpful site
  5. read6737

    read6737 Well-Known Member

    I do the the same with emails.

    But you found it any way.

    My 1983 GD turbo is 463
  6. Gary

    Gary Well-Known Member

    Typical, I cant seem to find the 463 on the list!

    is your painted blue under the bonnet as well?


  7. read6737

    read6737 Well-Known Member

    Mine is Blue under the bonnet, engine bay, sills; floor, boot.
    Get a good paint shop to do a colour test.

    Looking at mine the code in white paint under the bonnet on the nr side inner wing is 485 NOT 462.
  8. read6737

    read6737 Well-Known Member

  9. Gary

    Gary Well-Known Member


    the colour I was looking for is slightly lighter, similar to the one below
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