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Forum topic by Sojia posted 836 days ago 609 views 0 times favorited 6 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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Sojia

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I’ve made a subwoofer box that fits behind the rear seats. What I want to do is add a wood grain trim panel ( that is a close match to the factory’s wood grain) to the front of my box. I’ve done a little resource and it seem that this color doesn’t even show up in the brochure. All i have found out is that its only been seen in a few 08 Chrysler 300 limited models.

What is this color of wood grain actually called?? Whats the closes kind wood that you think matches this?


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#1 posted 836 days ago

Curly Maple.

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#2 posted 836 days ago

Southern Yellow Pine.

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#3 posted 836 days ago

Hmm, depending on the cut I guess it could be one of them too. I was leaning mostly towards Morado or… European Eucalyptus. Heck maybe even European Eucalyptus depending on how orange it is in person.

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#4 posted 836 days ago

Well, I think the only options they had that were real wood were two different California walnut grains/finishes. The rest was faux wood.

Also, that appears to be the console of a 2005, 2006, 2007 300… not a 2008.

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#5 posted 835 days ago

The where 4 options for that year. @ styles for Limited edition had California Walnut and Tortoiseshell-style. The Heritage had Poplar Burl Wood and the str had carbon fiber.

Its on page 17

http://www.classicdealergroup.com/images/brochures/2008/2008_Chrysler_300.pdf

Also your mistaken, thats an 08. 08 is the year that they changed the design of the armrest / center console. 05-07 have the fold down arm rest / cup holder area.

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#6 posted 835 days ago

I’d go poplar – and airbrush the stripes if necessary. Your best bet is faux finishing a panel to match.

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