Instead of going to the Ford collision shop, use touch up paint and save hundreds of dollars on your 1998 Ford paint repair. There were no instructions on the rubbing compound and I probably left it on too long. This will contain the color code. You can either contact the Ford company or look the code up online. The 1997 SuperCab rear side window glass had a metallic like tint to it, whereas the 1998 SuperCab side rear glass had a black appearance to it. I had no idea that I would have such a professional looking finish when I got done, what a pleasant surprise. If you open your door and look along the side of the door, towards the bottom you should see a manufacturer's label.
Made two different orders of which the first arrived in a timely fashion but the second order was way past the expected seven or so business days for delivery. Over the years, the Ford brand is known as the source of many technological improvements to its line of cars, but the brand is equally illustrious for its trucks. 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. When we sell body parts and interior parts we always recommend to our customers that they match the paint or trim codes off of their vehicle to the codes from our vehicle. In other cases, you may simply be able to browse a list of color codes for each year. There is a lot of useful information on this sticker.
For all Ford models, the paint color code is located on the driver side door jamb or doorframe. This is the third time I've bought paint from you and I will continue to do so because the paint matches perfect. Look at the small ridge around the doorframe on the inside of the car, usually blocked when the door is closed. Outstanding and I am very satisfied with this product. With its ground-breaking manufacturing process and profitable employee measures, Ford brought cars to the people of America.
The V8's had some issues with spark plugs ejecting themselves from the head, but otherwise the Triton engines proved to be quite reliable engines. I realize this would cost a pretty penny at the body shop. Check the driver's side front door jamb. For more details on this very unique truck including an exclusive interview with Ford, go to page. Find Touch Up Paint for Your 1998 Ford PaintScratch. The latest offering of Blue on a Ford is available now in the 2019 model year, with 8 shades of blue paint named Velocity Blue, Ford Performance Blue, Blue Metallic, Kona Blue, Blue Jeans, Lightning Blue, Dark Blue, and Blue Candy. We do not have a list of the coinciding names for the colors — but if you are at least able to match the numbers when purchasing a part you will take the guess work out of trying to match colors.
The smaller V8 the 4. I had damaged a part of my fender no dents just bare metal where the tire is. It didn't smooth out and blend because the paint was already too dry and hard. Ford - Lincoln - Mercury - All Years Vehicle Paint Code Locations 1 - Driver's Side Front Door Panel 2 - Driver's Side Front Door Lock Pillar Select the PlastiKote part number that corresponds to your vehicles paint color code. This truck has a paint code of 51. It enabled switchover from gasoline to propane or natural gas. Once you've found the manufacturer's label, you can use this to locate the color code.
Examine the list of colors in use that year and find the best match. We custom match your 1998 Ford paint and send you a 1998 , , or brush bottle so you can fix 1998 Ford paint yourself. Your Ford paint will look great! Not really knowing what to expect. 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. Open the front car door on the driver's side. Not only has it built world renowned cars but within a decade of its establishment, the company completely revolutionized the inner mechanism of the assembly-line. Below I have listed a few examples of Ford cars and trucks we have in inventory.
They are not circled like this on the sticker in real life. The color code can be located in the driver side door jamb. The majority of Fords will have the manufacture's label on the front door panel. To my delight and total surprise they both were, and are matches to my trucks paint scheme. Will certainly use your company again when the need arises. Do a search for an online paint color library. 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.
Slightly different location on the truck, but still the same sticker. With the door open the sticker will be in plain sight, you should not need to remove any trim pieces. 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. It was a color that Ford only ran for a few years, and I only needed to touch up a few spots, I took a chance and the color was spot on. However, 1998 was a big year for Ford trucks, because it marked the 50th anniversary of F-Series trucks. The shipping was very fast, great service. Ask around on communities such as FordForum.
The Ford color paint code is normally composed of two characters, two letters or a mix of letters and numbers. It would become one of the most popular computer operating systems in the world. You might be surprised just how many color variations were used by Ford. Ford completely redesigned the F-150 for so 1998 only saw minor changes. I jumped in and had incredible results with your product. Locate the color code on the manufacturer's label.
A couple decades later we can look back and see that the 4. The big V8 engine for the F-150 the 5. The F-250 light duty body for '98 is based on the F-150 body, that will change in '99. . I don't have any experience doing body work, but to me this is doable. The color code is found below the bar code and is usually marked by 2 characters, which can be either numbers or letters. Thank you for reading, and remember if you have any used auto part needs call us up at 1-800-231-9121.