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10-20-2018 04:25 PM
HernĂ¡n Grimberg
My impressions after one week

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This makes sense, the Jazz Blue is also available here and it's way darker than the Laser Blue.


These blues are actually iridescent colors so they change the tone according to the different lighting they are exposed to. If you see the color in natural light or exposed to the sun, it will be a lot more yellowish than with artificial lighting, cold or warm lighting.


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10-18-2018 06:10 AM
Raymond_Si my compass is laser blue as well but agree that pictures really dont do it justice. it looks different depending on the amount of light that hits it. in fact i was not even considering a blue compass till i saw it at the dealership. def gets the most compliments.
10-15-2018 06:25 PM
rriggs
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Originally Posted by Germaneon View Post
Nope, the European models are produced in Toluca as well. Only British models are made in India due to RHD.
You are quite right about the split between Mexico & India being LHD/RHD but this does mean that in Europe it is not only British and that also Irish, Cypriot, Maltese, etc cars are also built in India.
10-15-2018 05:25 PM
Germaneon
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Originally Posted by HernĂ¡n Grimberg View Post

If you check the Canadian Jeep website you will see that there are 2 tones of blue: one is called Laser blue and the other one is Jazz blue which is darker.
The Jazz blue is what I think is called Pacific blue in South America.

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This makes sense, the Jazz Blue is also available here and it's way darker than the Laser Blue.
10-15-2018 02:23 PM
HernĂ¡n Grimberg
My impressions after one week

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Nope, the European models are produced in Toluca as well. Only British models are made in India due to RHD.
Jeep's Laser Blue color is a color that is difficult to catch with a camera. It lives up to it's reputation in direct sunlight.
So maby that's why the Laser Blue looks so different in different pictures that it only seems to be a different color.


If you check the Canadian Jeep website you will see that there are 2 tones of blue: one is called Laser blue and the other one is Jazz blue which is darker.
The Jazz blue is what I think is called Pacific blue in South America.

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10-15-2018 07:46 AM
Germaneon
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If i am not mistaken, EU models are made in India and north american models are made in mexico. Maybe that is the reason
Nope, the European models are produced in Toluca as well. Only British models are made in India due to RHD.
Jeep's Laser Blue color is a color that is difficult to catch with a camera. It lives up to it's reputation in direct sunlight.
So maby that's why the Laser Blue looks so different in different pictures that it only seems to be a different color.
10-14-2018 10:13 PM
Tripod
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So are they using the same paint code as different colors in different countries? I’m in the US and have a laser blue compass with paint code PBJ.
If i am not mistaken, EU models are made in India and north american models are made in mexico. Maybe that is the reason
10-14-2018 01:22 PM
zsc1991 So are they using the same paint code as different colors in different countries? I’m in the US and have a laser blue compass with paint code PBJ.
10-12-2018 11:39 AM
HernĂ¡n Grimberg
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Yeah, that's a different one, not available in Europe.


The weird thing is that if you get into the US jeep website and search for the Laser blue color, it shows you this darker blue and not the one for Europe.


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10-12-2018 06:07 AM
Germaneon Yeah, that's a different one, not available in Europe.
10-12-2018 02:29 AM
HernĂ¡n Grimberg
My impressions after one week

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This color is called Laser Blue Pearl (PBJ), in some markets also called Hydro Blue. I really like that color.



In my market (The Americas) it has a different tone. Actually in my country is called Pacific blue and I see it darker:



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10-11-2018 01:23 PM
Germaneon
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What color is that?


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This color is called Laser Blue Pearl (PBJ), in some markets also called Hydro Blue. I really like that color.

10-11-2018 01:15 AM
HernĂ¡n Grimberg What color is that?


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04-16-2018 03:13 PM
Germaneon
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Glad you finally got your new Compass. I am sure it was worth the wait!
Definitely it was!
04-15-2018 08:11 PM
Snow White Glad you finally got your new Compass. I am sure it was worth the wait!
04-15-2018 03:16 PM
Germaneon
My impressions after one week

After my new Compass had finally arrived at the dealership I enjoyed already one week in my new Compass. Totally happy and satisfied so far. Made a 4K video about her:

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