Full list of UK spec colours?

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edie_fox
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Re: Full list of UK spec colours?

Post by edie_fox » Fri Mar 20, 2020 8:44 pm

Oooh, just looking at the lavender one. I’ve just realised, the older man who had one in my village (one I drooled over until I got my first in 2005!) must have been this colour. I remember when I got close to it (in the bowling alley car park :lol: ) it had that coloured shimmer; not black. Also, his was a P reg. Rare on both parts, I guess.

Sorry, irrelevant post! 😬

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Re: Full list of UK spec colours?

Post by dcwalker » Sun Mar 22, 2020 7:12 pm

jifflemon wrote:
Fri Mar 20, 2020 6:48 pm
dcwalker wrote:
Fri Mar 20, 2020 3:53 pm
The clear lenses question seems to divide people - I think it depends what colour car they are on. Your blue, for example, looks great with the orange lenses, but on something like my Celeb I think they clash with the burgundy red. Celeb alloys I can take or leave - its my GT alloys (Vesa) I like!
Good job we all like different things eh? I can't stand the Vesa alloys! :shock:
MisterH wrote:
Fri Mar 20, 2020 3:40 pm
you you have any idea if K935 YRW is around still?
Last MOT was 2008 :cryhard:
I rather suspect she is long gone, sadly. Still, in the bright side Jeff, at least I don't have to worry about you nicking my wheels when we get our meets back up and running!! ;)

David
Current: 1994 480 GT, 1995 480 Celebration 467/480 (plus 2004 C70 Collection)
Previous: Celebration 346 (sold to Alan480), Celebration 269 (scrapped abandoned project), Celebration 73, 1992 ES, 1988 ES - and numerous other non-480 Volvos!

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