Where can I find the code for the original color?
98% in the service booklet
or on the car body

An exact color search is only possible via the color code (e.g., “LY5A” for VW Mauritius Blue), as there may be several color codes / hues in the color designation. Example: The color tone VW / Audi Alpine white is available under 3 different color codes.

Here you can find the color code / paint code on the body:

Acura 8, 10
Alfa Romeo 3, 7, 8, 11
AMC 4, 9
BMW 3, 7
Chrysler (USA) 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 9, 10
Citroën 2, 3, 4, 5, 8, 10
Daihatsu 4, 8, 11
Fiat – Lancia 3, 8, 10, 11, 15
Ford (Europa) 1, 2, 3, 5, 9, 10, 11, 15
Ford (USA) 4, 10
GM 2, 4, 8, 11
Honda 4, 8, 10
Hyundai 1, 5, 9, 10
Infiniti 2, 6
Jaguar 2, 10
Lada 4, 7, 11
Landrover 2, 4, 6, 8
Lexus 2, 4, 8
Mazda 1, 4, 5, 10, 11
Mercedes 1, 6, 8, 10, 15
Mitsubishi 1, 2, 4, 6, 8, 12
Nissan 1, 2, 4, 5
Opel 1, 2, 3, 6, 7, 10, 11, 15
Peugot 1, 2, 4, 7, 8, 10
Polski-Fiat 2, 4
Porsche 5, 7, 9, 10
Renault 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 10, 11, 15
Rover 3, 5, 7, 9, 10, 11
Saab 3, 4, 7, 8, 9, 10, 15
Seat 7, 8, 11, 12
Skoda 2, 5, 8, 10, 11
Subaru 1, 6, 10, 11
Suzuki 1, 11
Talbot 1, 2, 6, 7, 8
Toyota 3, 4, 5, 9, 11
Trabant 4
Vauxhall 2, 4, 8, 11
Volvo 4, 6, 7, 8
VW/Audi 1, 2, 4, 7, 8, 9, 11
Wartburg 4