1982 Ford Dark Blue paint
This blue automotive paint color is most commonly known as Dark Blue. Another common paint color promotional name is Midnight Blue. The color formulation has been used between 1979 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 in 1982, is 3Q. The longer Ford paint manufacturing code is M5588 or M5588A. 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 Ford Dark Blue
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Usage list 1982 Ford Dark Blue paint (more information)
yearmakemodelcodepaint namecomment
1979Ford3QDark Blue
1979LincolnLincoln3QDark Blue
1980Ford3QDark BlueVersailles
1980LincolnLincoln3QDark Blue
1980LincolnMarkV3QDark Blue
1981Ford3QDark Blue
1981FordFord Truck3QMidnight Blue
1981LincolnLincoln3QDark Blue
1981LincolnMarkV3QDark Blue
1982Ford3QDark Blue
1982LincolnLincoln3QDark Blue
1982LincolnMarkV3QDark Blue

Paint Manufacturer Codes
PPG/Ditzler : 3182
Dupont : 45779, 45779LH, 45779AH
Sherwin Williams : 30095
Glasurit : FDU-5588

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