frustraiting paint - Renault Forums :: Independent Renault forum

Bodywork Paint care, corrossion, body kits, spoilers, skirts etc.

  • 1 Post By dave_mezza2006
  • 2 Post By batfink5
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old 10th September 2016 Thread Starter
Junior Member
Join Date: May 2016
Posts: 15
Nominated 0 Times in 0 Posts
TOTW/F/M Award(s): 0
Thanks: 5
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
frustraiting paint

hi im trying to paint part of a 2001 scenic rear door , got the paint code went to halfords they made the paint to the code ,the problems i have is the car paint is mv632 (platinum silver) which has a faint blue hint , firstly what is the correct primer and is their a specific laquer . i tried a part and the colour seems dark , i did use grey primer ?
Currently in barry64's garage:
renault megan scenic 2001 1.4 older body new style headlights ford tourneo grand connect?
barry64 is offline  
  5 Lastest Threads by barry64
Thread Forum Last Poster Replies Views Last Post
high milage engine oil Engines batfink5 5 305 13th September 2016 01:24 PM
frustraiting paint Bodywork batfink5 2 283 10th September 2016 07:57 PM
scenic door mirror Bodywork barry64 0 137 5th September 2016 08:13 PM
2001 scenic radio wireing Electronics ours2012 1 419 24th August 2016 07:53 PM
rear brake disk and pads Brakes/Hubs lancs dave 7 270 1st July 2016 12:39 PM
Sponsored Links
post #2 of 3 (permalink) Old 10th September 2016
dave_mezza2006's Avatar
Join Date: Jan 2007
Posts: 20,763
Nominated 6 Times in 11 Posts
Nominated TOTW/F/M Award(s): 5
Thanks: 1,497
Thanked 1,639 Times in 1,303 Posts
Re: frustraiting paint

You have to remember you are trying to match new paint to 15 year old paint that is on the car, which will be weathered and faded etc.
funkoval likes this.
Currently in dave_mezza2006's garage:
2014 Vauxhall Astra Limited Edition 1.4 16v VVT Turbo
dave_mezza2006 is offline  
post #3 of 3 (permalink) Old 10th September 2016
Platinum member
batfink5's Avatar
Join Date: Apr 2015
Posts: 11,330
Nominated 7 Times in 7 Posts
Nominated TOTW/F/M Award(s): 3
Thanks: 1,527
Thanked 1,385 Times in 1,126 Posts
Re: frustraiting paint

As said the car has weathered and faded a paint shop it would be "washed" in to blend and polished in
Primer is grey and just normal clear lacquer
dave_mezza2006 and funkoval like this.

My super sonic sonar radar will help me!
Currently in batfink5's garage:
Laguna MKIII 2.0dci dynamique, Clio dynamique tom tom, Vauxhall zafira
batfink5 is offline  

frustraiting , paint

Quick Reply

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the Renault Forums :: Independent Renault forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:


Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.

Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode

Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome