1982 Ford Medium Vaquero paint
This red automotive paint color is most commonly known as Medium Vaquero. Another common paint color promotional name is Medium Vaquero Glow. The color formulation has been used between 1979 and 1982, primarily by Ford; but also by Lincoln and Mercury. We have records of this color appearing on the following models: Lincoln, Thunderbird, Mustang, Mercury, and Ford Truck. See the full detailed list below.

The short model/year code for this paint in 1982, is 5W. The longer Ford paint manufacturing code is M5599 or M5599A. 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 Ford Medium Vaquero paint (more information)
yearmakemodelcodepaint namecomment
1979Ford5WMedium Vaquero
1979FordFord TruckDMedium Vaquero
1979FordMustang5WMedium Vaquero Glow
1982Ford5WMedium Vaquero
1982FordThunderbird5WMedium Vaquero Glowextra charge
1982LincolnLincoln5WMedium Vaquero
1982MercuryMercury5WMedium Vaquero

Paint Manufacturer Codes
PPG/Ditzler : 3174
Dupont : 45770, 45770AW, 45770LM, 45770DM
RM/BASF : 9836
Glasurit : FDU-5599

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