1982 Lincoln Candy Apple Red paint
This red automotive paint color is most commonly known as Candy Apple Red. Other common color promotional names include Red and Candyapple Red. The color formulation has been used between 1980 and 1998, primarily by Ford; but also by Lincoln and Mercury. We have records of this color appearing on the following models: Ford Truck, MarkV, Bronco, and Thunderbird. See the full detailed list below.

The short make/year code for this paint on a Lincoln in 1982, is 2K. Careful when using this paint code along with the make and year to specify this paint since it is may not be unique. You can check the paint code here: 2K. The longer Ford paint manufacturing code is M5681 or M5681A. Ford production paint codes starting with M are usually followed by a 4 digit number and the letter "A" indicating its an exterior paint. The same code ending in the letter "G" is common for interior paints. These longer manufacturing codes are useful for tracking paint usage.


Example of 1982 Lincoln Candy Apple Red
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Usage list 1982 Lincoln Candy Apple Red paint (more information)
yearmakemodelcodepaint namecomment
RedPPG/Dupont Cross-Ref 1990
1980Ford2KCandy Apple Red
1980FordBronco2KCandy Apple Red
1980FordFord Truck2KCandy Apple Red
1980FordThunderbird2KCandy Apple Red
1980LincolnMarkV2KCandy Apple Red
1980MercuryMercury2KCandy Apple Red
1981Ford2KCandy Apple Red
1981FordBronco2KCandyapple Red
1981FordFord Truck2KCandy Apple Red
1981MercuryMercury2KCandy Apple Red
1982Ford2KCandy Apple Red
1982FordFord Truck2KCandy Apple Red
1982LincolnLincoln2KCandy Apple Red
1982LincolnMarkV2KCandy Apple Red
1983FordFord Truck2KCandy Apple Red
1984FordFord Truck2KCandy Apple Red
1987FordFord Truck2KCandy Apple Red
1988FordFord Truck2KCandy Apple Red
1989FordFord Truck2KCandy Apple Red
1990FordFord TruckEUCandy Apple Redmedium heavy duty truck
1991FordFord TruckEUCandy Apple Redmedium heavy duty truck
1992FordFord TruckEUCandy Apple Redmedium heavy duty truck
1993FordFord TruckEUCandy Apple Redmedium heavy duty truck
1994FordFord TruckEU,2KCandy Apple Red
1995FordFord TruckEUCandy Apple RedMedium/Heavy Duty Truck
1997FordFord TruckEU,2KCandy Apple Red
1998FordEU,2KCandy Apple Red

Paint Manufacturer Codes
Ford : M5681
Make/Year Code : 2K, EU
PPG/Ditzler : 3279
Dupont : C8053
Sherwin Williams : 30538
RM/BASF : 11443
Glasurit : FDU-5681

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