1968 Ford Royal Maroon paint
1968 paint by Ford with a promotional name of Royal Maroon. This red automotive paint color is most commonly known as Maroon. Other common color promotional names include Royal Maroon, Dark Red, Black Cherry, and Royal Burgundy. The color formulation has been used between 1968 and 1983, primarily by Ford; but also by Mercury, Lincoln, and Chrysler. We have records of this color appearing on the following models: Ford Truck, Thunderbird, Mustang, Comet, Cougar, Fairlane, Falcon, Galaxie, and Chrysler Special Order / Fleet. See the full detailed list below.

The short make/year code for this paint on a Ford in 1968, is B. 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: B. The longer Ford paint manufacturing code is M3059 or M3059A. 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. The longer Chrysler paint manufacturing code, sometimes called the "Dodge Truck paint code" is DT3034. These longer manufacturing codes are useful for tracking paint usage.

Example of 1968 Ford Royal Maroon
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Usage list 1968 Ford Royal Maroon paint (more information)
yearmakemodelcodepaint namecomment
1968FordBRoyal Maroon
1968FordFairlaneBRoyal Maroon
1968FordFalconBRoyal Maroon
1968FordFord TruckBRoyal Maroon
1968FordGalaxieBRoyal Maroon
1968FordMustangBRoyal Maroon
1968FordThunderbirdBRoyal Maroon
1968LincolnLincolnBRoyal Burgundy
1968MercuryCometBBlack Cherry
1968MercuryCougarBBlack Cherry
1968MercuryMercuryBBlack Cherry
1969FordBRoyal Maroon
1969FordFairlaneBRoyal Maroon
1969FordFalconBRoyal Maroon
1969FordFord TruckBRoyal Maroon
1969FordGalaxieBRoyal Maroon
1969FordMustangBRoyal Maroon
1969FordThunderbirdBRoyal Maroon
1970FordFord TruckBRoyal Maroon
1970FordMustangBRoyal MaroonShelby only
1972FordFord Truck2Royal Maroon
1973FordFord Truck2Royal Maroon
1974FordFord TruckDark RedLinehaulers
1975FordFord TruckDark RedLinehaulers
1976FordFord TruckDark Red
1978FordFord Truck2K,NMaroon
1979FordFord TruckEMaroon
1983ChryslerFleetDT3034MaroonDitzler PPG Form 8302

Paint Manufacturer Codes
Ford : M3059
Chrysler/Dodge : DT3034
Make/Year Code : 2K, N, 7, 2J, DT3034, 2, B
PPG/Ditzler : 50746
Dupont : 4864AW, 4864D, 4864H, 4864LM, 4864DM, 4864L, 4864A, 4864
Acme/Rogers : 5459
Martin Senour : 1752
Sherwin Williams : 2689
Arco : AE-4119H, S-9404H, 6211H, 4119H, L-5227H
RM/BASF : E1941F, A1941F

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