Also new were lubed-for-life ball joints and adjustable camber. What I will be telling you also applies to many Lincoln, Mercury and possibly a few other vehicles built by the Ford motor company as well Of course you can paint body parts to match your car, but we know it saves you time and money if you can find a replacement part already painted the right color. An all black Night model was offered with aluminum deep dish wheels and a handling package. Find My Paint Color Code Please use our Paint Color Code Location Guide to help you locate the code. The owner's manual does not tell you what the paint color code is, but it should tell you where the code is located. New options included front stabilizer bar, quicker power steering system and heavy-duty shocks. The parking lamps were located under the headlights.
For all Ford models, the paint color code is located on the driver side door jamb or doorframe. To report problems or provide comments or suggestions, please. Because your Ford Truck is 20+ years old, the paint may have faded, and we cannot guarantee a color match for Wimbledon White M 1973. Options included an under hood tool box. Wheels on the F-100s were painted Snowshoe White, and parking lamps and hoodside medallions were new. The series emblem is located beneath the groove on the front fender, behind the wheel well.
The color code plate is on the drivers door jamb. The grille was redesigned with park and turn signal lamps now fully under the headlamps and wrapped around the side. 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. The car is not going to be painted until spring, so there is time to think about it. The paint matched as advertised. If you can't find the year of your vehicle, please click here to.
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. If you don't know your Paint Color Code, you can find it through one of the five links in the box below. The split grille was replaced by a 1 piece design. New hubcaps and wheel covers were added. The F-100 hubcaps were passenger car style. Standard features included, chrome front bumpers and bright door mounted mirrors. The V-8 emblem was located in the center of the hood vent on models so equipped.
Your Owner's manual is also helpful. New wrap-around tail lights were used. The grille now featured a horizontal bar and twin spear shaped openings above two rows of small rectangular cutouts. New aerodynamic impact resistant headlights with easy to install halogen bulbs replaced the old inset sealed beam style. We will not remix this paint even if the color does not match. Also, wheels were painted to match body color, rather than the previous black. Always on your vehicle before ordering.
Can someone here help me out with this? Trucks equipped with the Ranger dress-up package are identified with a Ranger emblem. Received a call to verify the correct color. On the sides of the hood, a round emblem indicating the model designation was added to the side spears. You might be surprised just how many color variations were used by Ford. Engine and transmission choices stayed the same. The spray can was quick and simple to use and the paint matched the car's paint perfectly. Six cylinder engine was phased out during the year.
I go to about 40 shows a year, and little touch-up spots just seem to happen. New is a different steering gear mechanism. I was a little skeptical about getting touch-up paint this way, but you guys were right on the money. Styling was carried over from last year. Also new was the Ford truck crest, which was located on the front of the hood.
I have outlined the paint code in green, and the trim code in red to make it easier to see. The bed used a hardwood floor instead of the previous all metal floor. I had a few minor dings that bothered me but couldn't afford a body shop to fix them. The traditional pickup with fenders attached to the outside of the box was called Flareside. Color Code: 8 1973 Is your color not listed above? It would be easy to overlook the discontinued brand that used to emanate from Ford; the short lived Edsel and the more recently terminated Mercury. Manual transmissions were now 5-speed. This emblem was also placed on the lower left corner of the tailgate.