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Old 6/11/13, 12:23 PM   #1
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Valve cover painting code.

Hello everyone, is there anyone who has a color code Ford engine blue?i want too paint my valve covers.We have our own paintshop and i need a color code so i can paint them.Thanks

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Old 6/11/13, 5:34 PM   #2
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Not sure if there is a paint code but I just used Ford Engine Blue when I painted my valve covers last year.
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Hello everyone, is there anyone who has a color code Ford engine blue?i want too paint my valve covers.We have our own paintshop and i need a color code so i can paint them.Thanks

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The question is which 'Ford blue'? Back in the day when they painted blocks it was a deeper blue than how the current cam cover blue is.

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The question is which 'Ford blue'? Back in the day when they painted blocks it was a deeper blue than how the current cam cover blue is.
If I remember right duplicolor even has two different paint codes for ford blue. The older version and the newer one. When I painted my garage floor I used the older one. And yes it is darker.
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If I remember right duplicolor even has two different paint codes for ford blue. The older version and the newer one. When I painted my garage floor I used the older one. And yes it is darker.
I prefer the darker too.
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Thats the color i like from 05 RedGt.The light blue,looks realy nice under the hood.Thanks for showing the pictures

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Thats the color i like from 05 RedGt.The light blue,looks realy nice under the hood.Thanks for showing the pictures

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Thanks. I think I used Duplicolor high temp paint.
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I think I've found a color code thats close enough,grabber blue.

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what about painting them the same color as your car? Or would that be too Chevy
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If I remember right duplicolor even has two different paint codes for ford blue. The older version and the newer one. When I painted my garage floor I used the older one. And yes it is darker.
Now I want to see your garage floor.
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Red is also nice,but blue looks more Original.Maybe red looks better because the mustang is red outside.Still think what color too use now.

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this might be of some use.

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Amazon has it. They have the classic Ford Motor blue. Not sure the guys sell rating but I seen it on there yesterday.
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