Honda Service Tag: VIN#, Exterior Vehicle Color

 
What is a VIN#?
The Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) is a 17-character code that uniquely identifies all vehicles that were buils after 1981. If can be found on:
  • The vehicle's title, registration, and insurance papers
  • The Dashboard Tag that is located on the driver's side of the dashboard where it meet the window.
  • The Service Tag that is located on the driver's side door jamb.
Dashboard Tag
Dashboard Tag The dashboard tag is permanently attached to the dashboard and can be viewed outside the car through the windshield.
 
Service Tag
The Service Tag, located on the driver's side door jamb, contains two valuable pieces of information:
  • VIN#.
  • Color code (e.g. NH-503P)
 
What Color Is My Car?

You have a silver 2006 Accord. You need a replacement rear bumper cap. You do a parts search and find a list of bumper caps - each with a bizare color name - none of which is simply "Silver".

Which color matches YOUR car?

  • Find the exact color of YOUR car by looking at the Service Tag (illustrated above) that is located on the driver's side door jamb.
  • Locate the "Color Code" on the tag.
  • Then, find the part in the list whose color code matches yours.