There are no refunds on paint ordered for vehicles manufactured before 1986 and we recommend you send us a part for. Let the clearcoat dry overnight, or longer if temperatures are less than 70 degrees F. Ford did not do a great job with two tone color coding and often the secondary color information is just missing so this makes it impossible to know without borrowing a color book from us what colors you actually have. Matched the Ford 9W paint code very well. Use of the Ford F150 Truck wiring information is at your own risk. Walter, owner of a 1985 Ford from Menomonnee Falls, Wisconsin I ordered canyon red metallic code 2a for my 1985 Mustang. They are my go to company for my automotive paint.
One of the most time consuming tasks with installing an after market car stereo, car radio, satellite radio, xm radio, car speakers, tweeters, car subwoofer, crossovers, audio equalizer, car amplifier, mobile amp, car amplifier, mp3 player, ipod or any car audio electronics is identifying the correct color car audio wires for your 1983 Ford F150 Truck. In addition to his expertise writing about , , , and , Brett had spent several years running parts for local auto dealerships. It worked out well enough for me. There is a lot of useful information on this sticker. Ford Touch Up Paint Pens, Spray Paint, and Other Ford Paint Products Once you are ready to repair your Ford with touch up paint, you need to decide which Ford paint repair products to order. We do not have a list of the coinciding names for the colors — but if you are at least able to match the numbers when purchasing a part you will take the guess work out of trying to match colors.
Thank you for reading, and remember if you have any used auto part needs call us up at 1-800-231-9121. A quick YouTube search turns up a number of hilarious 2. The Modified Life staff has taken all its Ford F150 Truck car radio wiring diagrams, Ford F150 Truck car audio wiring diagrams, Ford F150 Truck car stereo wiring diagrams, Ford F150 Truck car radio wiring schematics, Ford F150 Truck car wiring diagrams and cataloged them online for use by our visitors for free. Here at East Coast Auto Salvage we will always make the effort to help our customers get the right part they need and will provide paint and interior trim codes whenever possible. Well, that about wraps it up! Slightly different location on the truck, but still the same sticker.
However, you will rarely ever see the M6599 part. The spray nozzle is good and you can spray paint evenly. If temperatures are below 70 degrees F, allow additional time for the Ford touch up paint to dry. Below I have listed a few examples of Ford cars and trucks we have in inventory. To make matters just a tad confusing, sometimes the actual color is embossed on the plate right in the middle and not where one would expect it. With the rarity of these trucks also comes scarcity of parts.
Use a wax and grease remover on the area. Ford color codes are simple - just two digits which can be numbers and letters. The White for code M1619A is very near a perfect match. Our automotive wiring diagrams allow you to enjoy your new mobile electronics rather than spend countless hours trying to figure out which wires goes to which 1983 Ford F150 Truck part or component. As a result, that makes them a pretty rare sight today. Prepare Your Ford for Touch Up Paint Make sure the temperature is over 50 degrees F, then wash the damaged paint on your Ford with soap and water.
We will not remix this paint even if the color does not match. The vehicle color code will list the paint color exactly so finding it is important. Then use rust converter and apply it to the rusted area of your Ford. Both could use more solids for better coverage. Still has one way back then. Same Color Code, Different Name Ford, like all manufacturers, uses the exact same color across many models and then will have a different color name for each model.
Buff with a clean cloth to a high gloss. Always on your vehicle before ordering. He has been an automotive enthusiast since the day he came into this world and rode home from the hospital in a first-gen Mustang, and he's been wrenching on them nearly as long. Ultimately, they are cool novelty items, and their 2. The car will be 28 years old and the paint was almost spot on. Gasoline prices have spurred a lot of interest as well, since the diesels reportedly achieve between 25 to 30 miles per gallon.
I would suggest ordering clear coat. The color codes are normally always two characters, i. In order to guarantee the accuracy of a color, paint should be ordered based on the color code. For best Ford touch up paint results, let your Ford's finish dry for thirty days and then apply a good quality automotive wax. This truck has a paint code of 51. Because computer and phone screens are all different, the color you see on online may not look exactly the same as the paint you receive. He claims that less than one percent of Rangers built in 1983 were equipped with the diesel motor, which in turn makes this a real unicorn! Now you may notice the lack of an interior code on the older tags.
You can follow along with his builds and various automotive shenanigans on Instagram:. This is why the color code is so important to order the correct paint. Ford was calling different paint colors the exact same name so a Ocean Blue in 1966 was completely different from an Ocean Blue in 1967. Apply several thin coats of Ford touch up paint to build up the damaged paint area to the same depth as the surrounding surface. Two Tone Combination Ford has many two tone combinations for some cars. After the final coat, let the paint dry thoroughly before applying a clearcoat layer.