1996 Ford Truck Thistle paint
This purple automotive paint color is most commonly known as Thistle. Another common paint color promotional name is Deep Violet. The color formulation has been used between 1996 and 1999, primarily by Ford. We have records of this color appearing on the following models: Ford Truck, Mustang, Econoline, and Windstar. See the full detailed list below.

The short model/year code for this paint on a Ford Truck in 1996, is JS. The longer Ford paint manufacturing code is M6761 or M6761A. 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 1996 Ford Truck Thistle paint (more information)
yearmakemodelcodepaint namecomment
1996FordJSThistle
1996FordEconolineJSThistle
1996FordFord TruckJSThistleEconoline
1996FordMustangJSDeep Violet
1997FordJSThistle
1997FordEconolineJSThistle
1997FordFord TruckJSThistleEconoline Windstar
1997FordMustangJSDeep Violetalso Thistle
1997FordWindstarJSThistle
1998FordFord TruckJSThistle
1998FordFord TruckJUThistle
1999FordJUThistleKT

Paint Manufacturer Codes
PPG/Ditzler : 5101
Dupont : B9605, B9867
Glasurit : FDU-6896, FDU-6761

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