1982 Ford Medium Vaquero paint
1982 paint by Ford with a promotional name of Medium Vaquero. This red automotive paint color is most commonly known as Medium Vaquero. Other common color promotional names include Medium Vaquero Glow and Red. 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: Thunderbird, Mustang, and Ford Truck. See the full detailed list below.

The short make/year code for this paint on a Lincoln in 1982, is 5W. 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: 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.


Example of 1982 Ford Medium Vaquero
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Usage list 1982 Ford Medium Vaquero paint (more information)
yearmakemodelcodepaint namecomment
RedPPG/Dupont Cross-Ref 1990
1979Ford5WMedium Vaquero
1979FordFord TruckDMedium Vaquero
1979FordMustang5WMedium Vaquero Glow
1982Ford5WMedium Vaquero
1982FordThunderbird5WMedium Vaquero Glowextra charge
1982LincolnLincoln5WMedium Vaquero
1982MercuryMercury5WMedium Vaquero

Paint Manufacturer Codes
Ford : M5599
Make/Year Code : D, 5W
PPG/Ditzler : 3174
Dupont : 45770, 45770AW, 45770LM, 45770DM
RM/BASF : 9836
Glasurit : FDU-5599

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