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I am using a couple of rattle cans to spray paint my valve covers and air cleaner (67 - 289). I bought two different colors of blue and don't know which is correct.

They are both from Dupli Color and one is #DE1606 - "Ford Dark Blue". The other is #DE1621 - "Old Ford Blue". Is one of these two choices the "Correct" color?

The parts I am going to paint seem to be some where between these two colors.

Many thanks,
 

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Hey Paul,
A couple of months ago Mustang Monthly had an article on the correct engine colors. I don't remember the month. Maybe it's on their website. Good luck!
 

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Old Ford Blue is probably the lighter blue that Ford used in the early 60s. Dark Ford Blue is the "Ford Corporate Blue" of the mid/late 60s.
 

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That's the right color. :)
 
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