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1)generally do car makers willing to paint a new car according to our color choice for extra price
2)if not, is it good idea to take to car paint shop and paint the desired color - is this is a good/wise move?

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1/ You can choose from the car models standard color range only (this is because the car body is painted during assembly...before windows, lights, etc. are installed)

2/ You can not better a cars original paint job for two reasons:
a/ because the car body is painted during assembly...before windows, lights, etc. are installed.
b/ beause the car body is painted during assembly by purpose designed multiple robotic spay arms in a special air quality controlled environment.

Video:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=p5I-VMkJGEA

Color info:
http://autos.yahoo.com/articles/autos_content_landing_pages/1627/car-paint-duel-silver-black-battle-for-top-choice/
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Some up market cars do offer more color options:
http://iguida.com/2011-bentley-mulsanne

Mulsanne, Bentley's four-door flagship, will be offered in no fewer than 115 colors -- unless the customer wants something different.

http://content.usatoday.com/communities/driveon/post/2010/03/bentley-pits-robots-vs-humans-on-painting-issues/1

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thanks Mike.
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