Thank you for reading, and remember if you have any used auto part needs call us up at 1-800-231-9121. I wish I had found your company months earlier. The dealer should have that information. After the final coat, let the paint dry thoroughly before applying a clearcoat layer. In other cases, you may simply be able to browse a list of color codes for each year. This will contain the color code.
Ford basecoat paint bottles work well if you have many Ford paint chips to fix. It is a perfect match. Let the clearcoat dry overnight, or longer if temperatures are less than 70 degrees F. Thanks so much the truck looks great and I get a lot of compliments. The color codes are normally always two characters, i.
Locate the color code on the manufacturer's label. Now you may notice the lack of an interior code on the older tags. If you open your door and look along the side of the door, towards the bottom you should see a manufacturer's label. My repaired area was clearly visible due to the thickness of the paint applied to the scratch with the brush pen. I have outlined the paint code in green, and the trim code in red to make it easier to see. However, you will rarely ever see the M6599 part. Ask around on communities such as FordForum.
You might be surprised just how many color variations were used by Ford. Use Rubbing Compound to Make Your Ford Paint Shine Rubbing compound will help your Ford touch up paint repair become smooth and shiny like the original paint. Find Ford paint by clicking the year or model. Most likely cause would be an intake manifold leak or the rear most O2 sensor on bank 1. It was a great fix for a small scratch! I bought the 12 ounce can primer and paint and clear application.
Together, they cited information from. I was stunned with results absolutely perfect color match. Apply several thin coats of clearcoat over the touched up Ford paint, drying for ten to twenty minutes between each coat. I picked what i thought was close and it was a perfect match. Examine the list of colors in use that year and find the best match. . Prepare Your Ford for Touch Up Paint Make sure the temperature is over 50 degrees F, then wash the damaged paint on your Ford with soap and water.
Of course I did a great job on the body work but your primer, paint and clear coat was really easy to use. My truck is silver one of the harder colors to match I did the body work applied primer followed directions on all cans exactly. The color code is found below the bar code and is usually marked by 2 characters, which can be either numbers or letters. Websites for Ford enthusiasts, such as MustangAttitude. Here at East Coast Auto Salvage we will always make the effort to help our customers get the right part they need and will provide paint and interior trim codes whenever possible. I was very pleased with the results.
There is a lot of useful information on this sticker. The vehicle color code will list the paint color exactly so finding it is important. The color matched n worked well with blending into the existing paint. For more detailed instructions, including how to use Ford spray paint, see our. Apply Primer Before Painting Your Ford If you have an unpainted surface on your Ford, like bare metal or plastic, apply primer before Ford touch up paint! You may want to call the Ford Company, however, just to double-check that your code is accurate, as websites you find through an Internet search engine may not be officially affiliated with the Ford Company. The mixture was determined by a camera device used by automotive paint suppliers and possibly other shops. Love it, you can barely tell I painted the door! Followed the instructions on your web site.
Thanks for the great service and products. More information on preparing the damaged area prior to application and how to finish the painted surface after application would have been helpful. I was amazed how well the paint matched, especially from spray cans. If you do not see a sticker here, there is a slight chance it will be found under the hood, but more often than not it means your sticker has either been removed or your vehicle has been re-painted. The following mixtures are for DuPont Nason paint only and based on a 4oz. I used primer then base coat then clear coat.
Well, that about wraps it up! Because computer and phone screens are all different, the color you see on online may not look exactly the same as the paint you receive. This is a general guide of where to locate the paint and trim codes for your Ford. Hi there, Both of these codes are for a lean fuel mixture on bank 1. The color code can be located in the driver side door jamb. He said I would either have to buy a whole new fender or get touch up paint color matched by a body shop. Apply rubbing compound to your Ford paint with a clean, soft cloth like an old tee shirt, but not wood products like paper towels.
Ford did not do a great job with two tone color coding and often the secondary color information is just missing so this makes it impossible to know without borrowing a color book from us what colors you actually have. One code is for the heater and the other is for the lean mixture after the converter. Thanks for the great product. Great product at very affordable prices. Here's what our customers are saying about our Touch Up Paint: Mark Yankulov, owner of a 2011 Ford F150 from Mogadore Ohio I had a couple small spots where paint was bubbling of course there was rust underneath I live in Ohio. I hope that this guide has been helpful in helping you find the paint and or trim code on your Ford vehicle. Look on the driver's side front door panel.