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1978 Ford Thunderbird

Paint Sample
model year code manuf code
Promotional Color Name
refinish paint codes (PPG, Dupont, Acme Roders, Marin Senour, Sherwin Williams)
1C M1724
Black
PPG: 9000,9300
Dupont: 99L,99A,93-005
Acme Rogers: 3000,75
Martin Senour: 8800
Sherwin Williams: 1738,40423 RM-BASF: A946
1G M5299
Silver
PPG: 2593
Dupont: 5580L,5580A,5580D
Martin Senour: 2249
Sherwin Williams: 5974 RM-BASF: 2727
1N M5478
Dove Gray
PPG: 2847
Dupont: 44172L,44172A,44172D
3A M5585
Dark Midnight Blue
PPG: 3035
Dupont: 45116LH,45116AH,45116DH
3E M5584
Diamond Blue
PPG: 3041
Dupont: 45280LH,45280AH,45280DH

Comment: only Diamond Jubilee Edition
3U M5467
Light Blue
PPG: 2907
Dupont: 44747LH,44747AH,44747D
3V M5480
Bright Blue
PPG: 2908
Dupont: 44750LH,44750AM,44750DH

Comment: extra charge
46 M7862
Dark Jade
PPG: 2725
Dupont: 43517LH,43517AH,43517DH
5Q M5247
Dark Brown
PPG: 2616
Dupont: 44174LH,44174AW,44174DH
Sherwin Williams: 3730 RM-BASF: 2997
5Y M5591
Ember
PPG: 3046
Dupont: 45281LM,45281AM,45281DM

Comment: also Diamond Jubilee Edition
7L M5483
Light Jade Glow
PPG: 2911
Dupont: 44752L,44752A,44752DH

Comment: extra charge
81 M5544
Russet
PPG: 3056
Dupont: 45153LM,45153AW,45153DM
83 M5520
Light Chamois
PPG: 3057
Dupont: 45155L,45155A,45155D
86 M5551
Pastel Beige
PPG: 2999
Dupont: 45142
Sherwin Williams: 8410
8W M5491
Chamois Glow
PPG: 2923
Dupont: 44757LH,44757AM,44757DH

Comment: extra charge
8Y M5494
Champagne
PPG: 2924
Dupont: 44759L,44759AH,44759DH
9D M5418
Polar White
PPG: 2684
Dupont: 43326L,43326A,43326D
Martin Senour: 2275
Sherwin Williams: 6707 RM-BASF: 2785