Jayco RV Owners Forum

Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 06-30-2015, 07:55 AM   #1
Junior Member
Join Date: Jun 2015
Location: missoula
Posts: 3
paint code

We just bought a used 2013 Jayco Eagle Premiere and would like to Paint part of our white truck to mach the 5th wheel, But the factory said no codes. But someone somewhere had to make a decision on a color even if its just a name. I mean they didn't just through a paint against the wall and said paint it that color. I've been to the paint shop and they could not get an accurate reading on the paint. Somebody in Jayco must know where they got the color idea.

djnott is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-30-2015, 08:07 AM   #2
Senior Member
TWP723's Avatar
Join Date: Mar 2015
Location: Abingdon
Posts: 2,869
Any good automotive body shop can chip it for you. Might not be exact, but it'll be **** close.

2013 Jayco Eagle 328 RLTS
2012 Ford F250 6.2L 4x4 CCSB W/Air Lift air bags
Equal-I-Zerô WDH
2002 Coleman Bayside Elite (traded)
Me, Momma and Charles (RIP buddy)
And introducing Sofie!! ;)
TWP723 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-30-2015, 08:12 AM   #3
Senior Member
mike837go's Avatar
Join Date: May 2015
Location: Campbell Hall
Posts: 2,394
I may be incorrect here, but are these trailers truly painted?

I thought that the exterior finish was tinted anodized. An electrochemical process done by the supplier of the aluminum used to build the walls.

If that's the case, Jayco won't have a clue and no coating on steel will ever match it perfectly.

If you want the truck and trailer to match perfectly, you'll have to pay to have BOTH vehicles painted from the same batch of mixed paint.
TT 2015 19RD "TheJayco"
TV 2003 F-350 "Montblanc" - Housebroken chore truck

Sitting in The Cheap Seats.
And proud of it!
mike837go is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-30-2015, 08:25 AM   #4
Senior Member
Grumpy's Avatar
Join Date: Nov 2011
Location: Where ever the boss says we're going.
Posts: 3,521
There won't be a paint code since it has FILON sides and decals. There was not a full body paint option for the EAGLE PREMIERE. Obviously there is a color name for the FILON, but that won't do you any good for paint colors since there is no correlation. Same for the vinyl decals.
PINNACLE 2015 38FLSA. aka: "Roam Sweet Home"
Grumpy is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-30-2015, 08:45 AM   #5
Senior Member
Hattie's Avatar
Join Date: Oct 2014
Location: SF Bay Area
Posts: 700
Hey, even WITH paint codes, you can't get a bed-lid to match a truck! That said, over the week-end I saw a fantastic bronze/gold 5-er with a matching TV and asked the owner ... he said his auto paint-shop did the match and it was so close that only he could see the variation. Bet you'll do just fine.
"I just go where I'm towed to"

Genealogy Community Social Group Moderator
2015 White Hawk 25BHS w/Outdoor Kitchen
2015 GMC Sierra SLT 2500HD Z71/4x4 Duramax
Son's 2016 Ford F-150 Lariat SuperCrew 4x4 + gifted 1984 Coleman Sequoia Tent Trailer
Hattie is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-30-2015, 09:00 AM   #6
Senior Member
Join Date: May 2013
Posts: 113
What color paint does Jayco have the shop use when it has a front cap repainted? I would think they would have a paint code to give the repair shop.

2014 321RLTS Eagle Premier
2013 3500 CC DMAX
jimandcarol is offline   Reply With Quote

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not 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 Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

» Virginia State Campgrounds

Reviews provided by

Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.3

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 05:12 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2016, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.