Color Code? - Mustang Evolution

Go Back   Mustang Evolution > Ford Mustang | Wrenching, Care and General Topics > Mustang Audio & Video



Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Please support our sponsors and let them know you heard about them here!
Old 08-26-2004, 02:16 AM   #1
Legacy Member
Legacy
 
Seph's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2003
Location: California
Region: California
Posts: 908
Color Code?

How do I check what code of paint my car is? I have a few scratches that need touch ups.
__________________
-Patrick
http://home.socal.rr.com/sephiros/images/NewBan.jpg

Christopher Reeve - Even though I don't personally believe in the Lord, I try to behave as though He was watching.
Seph is offline   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Old 08-26-2004, 03:18 AM   #2
Road Trip!
 
Join Date: Jun 2004
Posts: 321
Send a message via AIM to kaper232 Send a message via Yahoo to kaper232
B7 - Zinc Yellow
E9 - Laser Red Metallic
ES - Torch Red
TK - Mineral Grey Metallic
L2 - True Blue Metallic
S1 - Sonic Blue Pearl
SU - Tropic Green Metallic
SW - Electric Green Metallic
TL - Satin Silver Pearl
UA - Black
YZ - Oxford White
kaper232 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-26-2004, 05:11 AM   #3
Legacy Member
Legacy
 
Seph's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2003
Location: California
Region: California
Posts: 908
Does the panel on my car have information on my color code? I wanna check so I can check my bro's to see what color code he has, we both need touch ups.

would mine be L2?? O.o I dunno
__________________
-Patrick
http://home.socal.rr.com/sephiros/images/NewBan.jpg

Christopher Reeve - Even though I don't personally believe in the Lord, I try to behave as though He was watching.
Seph is offline   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Old 08-26-2004, 08:19 AM   #4
Road Trip!
 
Join Date: Jun 2004
Posts: 321
Send a message via AIM to kaper232 Send a message via Yahoo to kaper232
Read your door tag, should look a bit like this one...


A DATE: Month and Year of Production.

B GVWR: Gross Vehicle Weight Rating. The maximum allowable weight of the fully loaded vehicle, including liquids, passengers, cargo, and the tongue weight of any towed vehicle.

C FRONT GAWR: Front Gross Axle Weight Rating. The maximum allowable weight the front axle is designed to carry including the weight of the axle assembly itself. GAWR is established by considering the rating of each of its components (tires, wheels, springs, axle), and rating the axle on its weakest link. The GAWR assumes that the load is equally dispersed on either side.

D REAR GAWR: Rear Gross Axle Weight Rating. The maximum allowable weight the rear axle is designed to carry including the weight of the axle assembly itself. GAWR is established by considering the rating of each of its components (tires, wheels, springs, axle), and rating the axle on its weakest link. The GAWR assumes that the load is equally dispersed on either side.
  1. Exterior paint color code. The first set of letters/numbers indicate the vehicle primary
    body color. The second set (if applicable) indicate a two-tone or accent body color.


    B7 - Zinc Yellow
    E9 - Laser Red Metallic
    ES - Torch Red
    TK - Mineral Grey Metallic
    L2 - True Blue Metallic
    S1 - Sonic Blue Pearl
    SU - Tropic Green Metallic
    SW - Electric Green Metallic
    TL - Satin Silver Pearl
    UA - Black
    YZ - Oxford White

  2. Region code

  3. Special order code

    DSO - domestic special order
    FSO - foreign special order
    PTO - paint, tire option special order

  4. Brake type code

    2 Four-wheel disc with anti-lock brake system (SRS)
    3 Traction control
    5 Four-wheel disc with anti-lock brake system (ABS) and traction control.

  5. Interior trim code. The first letter/number is for the interior fabric. The second letter is for the interior color.

    9 Rhodes Cloth (individual)
    T Leather/Vinyl (individual)
    U Shadow/Twill Cloth (individual)
    X Leather/Vinyl (sport)
    D Leather/Leather (sport).
    H Medium Parchment
    W Midnight Black
    2 Medium Graphite
    Z Oxford White.

  6. Tape/paint stripe code

    MM Saddle/Gold (rocker panel accent stripe)
    AA Black (rocker panel accent stripe)
    WW White (rocker panel accent stripe).

  7. Radio type code

    9 Mid-line AM/FM stereo with cassette and clock
    8 Premium AM/FM stereo with cassette, clock and premium sound system
    8 Mach 460 premium AM/FM stereo with cassette, clock and sub-woofer sound system
    1 Premium AM/FM stereo with compact disc, clock and premium sound system.

  8. Axle ratio code

    X5 3.27 conventional
    Z5 3.27 conventional
    VM 2.73 locker
    LE 3.27 locker
    ME 3.27 locker.

  9. Transmission code

    U Four-speed automatic, (4R70W)
    5 Five-speed manual (T5 w/ overdrive)
    6 Five-speed manual (T45 w/ overdrive).
    K Five-speed manual (3650 w/ overdrive).

  10. Spring code

    The spring code portion of the VC label identifies both the front and rear springs.
    The first letter/number indicates the front spring code. The second letter/number indicates
    the rear spring code.

  11. Powertrain calibration code

    The powertrain calibration code is printed in the lower right corner of the VC label.
    It is designed to provide worldwide standardization for vehicle calibration.
kaper232 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-26-2004, 08:24 AM   #5
Legacy Member
Legacy
 
dark's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2003
Region: Tennessee
Posts: 1,389
Send a message via AIM to dark Send a message via Yahoo to dark
<~ E8- rio red

B-)
__________________
I don't own a mustang at the moment
dark is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-26-2004, 11:26 AM   #6
Legacy Member
Legacy
 
Fishers Stang's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2003
Region: Indiana
Posts: 1,507
Send a message via AIM to Fishers Stang
yup what kaper said,
__________________
Charles
2006 F150 4x4 with the 5.4L V8
Fishers Stang is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-26-2004, 02:23 PM   #7
Legacy Member
Legacy
 
Seph's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2003
Location: California
Region: California
Posts: 908
Ha perfect, exactly what I needed. Thanks much!
__________________
-Patrick
http://home.socal.rr.com/sephiros/images/NewBan.jpg

Christopher Reeve - Even though I don't personally believe in the Lord, I try to behave as though He was watching.
Seph is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-26-2004, 03:52 PM   #8
Road Trip!
 
Join Date: Jun 2004
Posts: 321
Send a message via AIM to kaper232 Send a message via Yahoo to kaper232
Notta prob, any time
kaper232 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-26-2004, 04:40 PM   #9
Dom
Registered Member
Regular
 
Dom's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2003
Region: Tennessee
Posts: 2,391
Send a message via AIM to Dom
K7 - Bright Atlantic Blue Metallic CC.

Very rare. 1 out of 7,074 for my year, 1998. The dealer gave me the touch-up paint. Said you probally won't ever find one like it again.
__________________
- Matthew | matthew98@gmail.com
Dom is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-27-2004, 08:39 PM   #10
Legacy Member
Legacy
 
Seph's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2003
Location: California
Region: California
Posts: 908
Nice, mine's an L2 True Blue Metallic. I'm going to buy some paint before I go to a friend's place.
__________________
-Patrick
http://home.socal.rr.com/sephiros/images/NewBan.jpg

Christopher Reeve - Even though I don't personally believe in the Lord, I try to behave as though He was watching.
Seph is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Lower Navigation
Go Back   Mustang Evolution > Ford Mustang | Wrenching, Care and General Topics > Mustang Audio & Video

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
What color is your stang and why did you choose that color? Brent The Bar 67 07-12-2016 06:49 PM
Color Code question for 99-04 mustangs Black_Sunshine Pre-2005 V6 Mustang 3 05-06-2010 10:53 AM
Cant find color code for my 1991 notchback erikmcfetridge 1979-1995 Mustang GT 6 04-07-2010 11:01 PM

» Like Us On Facebook



11:39 PM


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Content Relevant URLs by vBSEO 3.6.0

MustangEvolution.com is in no way associated with or endorsed by Ford Motor Company.