You have unfortunately scratched your Audi A4 very just a bit and you want to repair this alone without needing to go through the garage? It is possible to do it yourself, provided you know the colour code of your vehicle in order to find the exact same colour of your Audi A4 and consequently be able to put on a layer without any trace. There are indeed many different shades of color and this is not limited to red blue or green for example.
With this code, you may also know to know, for example, if you bought your used Audi A4, if the colour is not the original one. When you have found the code, look on the internet to see which colour it corresponds to by comparing it to your vehicle.
So let’s get to the point, how do I come across this paint code on my Audi A4?
First, you need to know what it seems like. You will find a code in general on a label or metal plate, composed of 3 or 4 alphanumeric characters.find-color-code-audi-a4

Find paint code on your Audi A4

In the documentation

It is indeed possible to find this colour code in the vehicle documentation, in general a lot of fundamental information is in these papers, so you have to always keep them when driving your Audi A4.
If you no longer have them, you will also find this code directly on your vehicle. It is important to know that according to the year, several locations are possible. This is why we list a large number of potential areas on your Audi A4:

On your vehicle at the following locations

Color code inside the cabin of your Audi A4:

– At the driver’s side door of your Audi A4
– Hinge of the driver door
– Behind the driver’s sun visor
– In the rear window area
– In the trunk, left side
– On the trunk door inside

Location of color code under the hood:

– At the hood opening on the motor side of your Audi A4
– In the engine compartment, top, right or left side
– Inside cover side, top left or right


Here are the different places where you can get the color code of your Audi A4.
Be cautious, it may be on a small metallic piece that is not very accessible.

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