Restoration and General Tech
> Paint and Body Q&A
User Name

Paint and Body Q&A Bodyshop tips, tricks, Q&A in here.

sponser links

Thread Tools
Old 02-14-15, 06:41PM   #1
Registered User
Join Date: Feb 2015
Posts: 4
Default original paint

anybody out there got a good pic of a 65 GTO in original mission beige paint? My car came with this paint originally and I am considering putting it back as the car is a mostly original very good condition survivor. I think it was a fairly rare (ugly) color as im not finding any pics.
real65 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-14-15, 09:21PM   #2
Gach's Avatar
Join Date: May 2003
Location: ....
Posts: 17,758

Did you look at the paint code, God I can't remember seeing that color.
The things they hide, the way they spin things, the excuses that they make and the things they omit.
Gach is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-19-15, 12:41PM   #3
Registered User
Join Date: Feb 2015
Posts: 4

It was called Alamo beige in 64 and mission beige In 65. Code is V on the build sheet.
real65 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-19-15, 10:08PM   #4
Registered User
Mb125's Avatar
Join Date: Mar 2005
Location: AZ
Posts: 3,976

Attached Thumbnails
Click image for larger version

Name:	TS11_r028_02.jpg
Views:	151
Size:	65.3 KB
ID:	27533  
Open the door sit in the seat turn the key and go
Mb125 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-20-15, 02:55PM   #5
Registered User
Join Date: Jan 2004
Location: ...
Posts: 1,247

Original means it has lacquer on it. Now you need to find someplace that will sell you lacquer in the original color.
Fireball is offline   Reply With Quote

Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
Thread Tools

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

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
best undercoats for paint job-self etch/epoxy, urethane 2K, polyester, or DTM epoxy? Zedo Paint and Body Q&A 0 10-22-08 06:04PM
Reverse Taping Method for painting patched areas A. X. Tips and Tricks 12 04-17-07 10:17PM
70 Orbit Orange Paint Supplier Advice steve v Paint and Body Q&A 16 07-16-06 11:23PM
do not throw a can of paint. but if you do here are some cleanup tips Lugnuts Tips and Tricks 8 09-05-05 01:39PM
Blending Black Paint A. X. Paint and Body Q&A 2 06-19-04 01:00AM

All times are GMT -3. The time now is 12:03AM.

Featured Ads
Ken's Speed & Machine
Mayhem Turbocharging

Carter Cryogenics.  What can we freeze for you?

Pacific Performance Racing

Central Virginia Machine Service.  Home of the Injun Engine!

All Pontiac Engine Kits

Larry's Auto Machine.  Full serivce auto, marine machine shop, domestic and foreign.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.6.8
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
2001 - 2007 PontiacZone.com
Page generated in 0.07240 seconds with 24 queries