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Re: Best colour for a mk1
« Reply #20 on: June 20, 2012, 09:38:42 pm »
Stop f*cking about.





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Re: Best colour for a mk1
« Reply #21 on: June 20, 2012, 11:40:00 pm »
anyone happen to know the original yellow colour/code of mk1s,


like this one
Looks like Sunrise Yellow
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Re: Best colour for a mk1
« Reply #22 on: June 23, 2012, 09:57:58 am »
Black
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Re: Best colour for a mk1
« Reply #23 on: May 25, 2013, 03:10:23 pm »
Did a color choice happen in the end?
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Re: Best colour for a mk1
« Reply #24 on: May 26, 2013, 09:47:46 am »
....we are talking to scottishross.... so nothing will happen for a good few years!!!! hahahahahaha
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Re: Best colour for a mk1
« Reply #25 on: May 26, 2013, 10:37:56 am »
Lofaten Green

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Re: Best colour for a mk1
« Reply #26 on: June 06, 2013, 09:10:34 pm »
Yes and

Brown Timor (L97F)
Blue Oceanic Metallic (LK6N
Florida/Miami Blue (LA5A)
Chrome yellow (L20A)

Early/ mid 70s for the win. More http://forums.vwvortex.com/showthread.php?2472160-BEST-FAVORITE-Mk1-COlor-Pic-Post

Vw should bring the best back on the mk7
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Re: Best colour for a mk1
« Reply #27 on: June 06, 2013, 09:26:56 pm »
I just bought 5l of miami blue  8)
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Re: Best colour for a mk1
« Reply #28 on: April 23, 2014, 12:23:09 pm »
So with a few Mk1 paint jobs happening, what colors did everyone go with in the end...?

Scottishross?

00quattro00 (maimi blue...?)
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Re: Best colour for a mk1
« Reply #29 on: April 23, 2014, 12:46:02 pm »

OEM Red for me.


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Re: Best colour for a mk1
« Reply #30 on: April 23, 2014, 01:39:18 pm »
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Re: Best colour for a mk1
« Reply #31 on: April 23, 2014, 02:16:35 pm »
No bias there Nik
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Re: Best colour for a mk1
« Reply #32 on: April 23, 2014, 03:36:15 pm »
Mine is going Schwartz black.

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« Reply #33 on: April 23, 2014, 04:04:41 pm »
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Re: Best colour for a mk1
« Reply #34 on: April 23, 2014, 04:33:45 pm »
No love for silver ?

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Re: Best colour for a mk1
« Reply #35 on: April 23, 2014, 05:02:55 pm »
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Re: Best colour for a mk1
« Reply #36 on: April 23, 2014, 10:51:49 pm »
Ended up buying original Mars Red....so series one Mars Red....seems way more orange in the tin, haha, may end up going slightly darker, who knows.....need to clean garage out and get started....and for those who have seen my garage they'll know that's gonna be quite a challenge, haha.

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Re: Best colour for a mk1
« Reply #37 on: April 24, 2014, 08:06:26 am »
Quite a few of my favourite GTIs seem to be red.  8)


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Re: Best colour for a mk1
« Reply #38 on: April 24, 2014, 10:23:42 am »
No love for silver ?

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Dads one is Diamond Sliver. Mars Red and White are my pics.
My Brothers 2 Mk1 GTI's would have to be 2 of the rarest factory Mk1 GTI colours around.
 
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Re: Best colour for a mk1
« Reply #39 on: April 24, 2014, 11:23:22 am »
What colour are your bro's GTIs ?