You will need
- tag with the code and name of the color;
- - a directory with samples coloring;
- - computer program and apparatus for color capture;
- - passport of the vehicle;
- - warranty card;
- - a certificate of registration;
- - VIN-code.
Look under the trunk lid, on the reverse side should be written the number of the paint of the car. In addition, in some machines, the tag number is on the lid or in the spare wheel well. If there's no number, open the driver's door and inspect the rack, sometimes the sticker located at the bottom, near the floor.
Note that the sticker you are looking for contains a three - or four-digit code. The table of conformity http://www.auto-emali.ru/tech.php?doc=3 find your color and check whether it is real.
If you find the sticker failed, take the manhole cover of the tank and contact the store selling topcoats. It will help you to choose the color according to the available samples in the directory as a rule, this is a free service.
Contact the service center, many service stations have special equipment and a computer program through which employees diagnose, consider the information from the machine on the color and select the name of the shade. Please note that this program may not always accurately specify color since the paint youcolorem, so try somehow to find a mention about the name of the shade in the documents.
View documents on the car. The name color should be specified in the vehicle passport (PTS), the warranty card (if the machine is new, you will find it), the certificate of registration.
Try to find out the color of the car from the official dealer VAZ (their addresses and phones can be found online on the official website of the company). Find information about the VIN-code car and refer them to the salon. VIN code is a unique combination of 17 letters and numbers, you can find it in easy-to-read place car.
Advice 2: How to determine the number of paint
If the car for some reason appeared a scratch, the owner will have to restore the original appearance of the machine, and this requires to know exactly what you need. Each hue has a specific number. How to define it?
If you have purchased a brand new car from official dealers, on the inner side of the trunk or the door should be attached to the piece of paper with the room paint. For example, the snow Queen, color 690. The exact color should be specified in the registration certificate on the car and the warranty card. However, the problem is that this data can vary: for example, on a piece of color – the snow Queen, and the certificate – silver metallic.
There are plans for the painting of cars in which numbers of colors and shows all the nuances of machines in a given month. For example, a plan for the painting of LADA presented here: http://avtosreda.ru/colorplans/2011-09.htmland full color of all possible shades can be found on this page: http://avtosreda.ru/prices-colors.html. Compare these colors with your car and select the desired number. This classification is universal for all firms, however, for some cars, for example Chevrolet, used codes consisting of three letters. To know the exact color names on the official website.
If you have difficulty in choosing or do not trust the color rendition of the monitor, remove the machine fuel filler flap and contact the service center, staff directory will determine the number of paint suitable for your car. It must be done because the same color, like green, has dozens of different shades, and pick up "by eye" the right color will be simply impossible.
Note that if the machine was a long time in the sun, the colors fade away, so to remove the scratch, will have to paint the entire damaged part, for example the entire trunk. If the color transition is very noticeable, most likely, you will have to paint the whole car.
Advice 3: How to open the hatch of the tank
Each vehicle operates on fuel. After you purchase a new "iron horse" some car owners think, and how it can be "drunk". Since different machines the gas tanks are opened in different ways, everything will depend on your model.
Find the lever with the symbol of the dispensers, if the owner of the car of foreign manufacture. In them the most popular is this method of discovery. If you have a car with the left wheel, it is located on the left side of the driver's seat in the doorway. Cars with the right wheel you can find is similar, only on the right side.
Pull the lever up and wait for the lye, after which cover your gas tank will open. Then you can go to the direct fueling of your car. And in order to close the hatch after filling your car with fuel, you will need to press down hard on the hatch, with tightly pressed him to the body.
Please note, in some cases, the cars can produce opening of the fuel tank when the corresponding button. It can be located in various places of the interior of the car. Often, of course, is the driver's door or the instrument panel. It also marked the image of the dispensers.
To produce the opening of the fuel tank, you only need gently click on it. Also, in some cars of foreign production and all the machinery of domestic brands tank lid only opens manually. In very rare cases, the hatch of the tank like on a normal cap and screw neck. Usually they can be found only on sports cars. Such cover is very easy to remove and close. Most importantly, make sure after refueling it was tightly twisted.
Pull, if your gas tank is a mechanical opening. It is possible to undertake the deepening of her. Also note that during the stop of his car at a gas station that petrol hatch may be located on either side of the vehicle body. And don't forget after refueling his "iron horse" tighten fuel filler, and as tightly as possible to close the lid of the tank.