1982 Lincoln Dark Red paint
This red automotive paint color is most commonly known as Dark Red. The color formulation has been used between 1978 and 1982, primarily by Lincoln; but also by Ford. We have records of this color appearing on the following models: Lincoln, MarkV, and Ford Truck. See the full detailed list below.

The short model/year code for this paint on a Lincoln in 1982, is 23. The longer Ford paint manufacturing code is M5552 or M5552A. 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.


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Usage list 1982 Lincoln Dark Red paint (more information)
yearmakemodelcodepaint namecomment
1978FordFord Truck23,3Dark Redclearcoat, Kentucky Truck color only
1978LincolnLincoln23Dark Red
1979Ford23Dark Red
1979FordFord Truck3Dark Red
1979LincolnLincoln23Dark Red
1979LincolnMarkV23Dark Red
1980Ford23Dark RedVersailles
1980LincolnLincoln23Dark Red
1980LincolnMarkV23Dark Red
1981Ford23Dark Red
1981FordFord Truck23Dark Red
1981LincolnLincoln23Dark Red
1981LincolnMarkV23Dark Red
1982Ford23Dark Red
1982LincolnLincoln23Dark Red
1982LincolnMarkV23Dark Red

Paint Manufacturer Codes
PPG/Ditzler : 3047
Dupont : 45162AW, 45162LW, 45162
Sherwin Williams : 8775
Glasurit : FDU-5552

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