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THE 1985 MERCURY COUGAR: COLORS

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Revised July 13, 2016

Exterior Colors

All information about your interior and exterior colors can be found on the vehicle certification label, located inside the driver's door jamb. For the exterior colors listed below, the paint code is also listed next to each color.

NOTE: Colors are an approximate representation. Due to differences in monitors and settings, accurate color representation is not possible.


STANDARD COLORS
PAINT CODE / NAME SAMPLE
1C / Black *
9L / Oxford White
3U / Midnight Regatta Blue
2E / Light Canyon Red
8L / Sand Beige
81 / Dark Clove Brown
4E / Dark Sage
* There have been verified instances of code 1R, which is Black Clearcoat normally reserved for Lincolns. There is currently no published evidence that 1R was officially offered for the Cougar during this model year, even though examples do exist.
CLEARCOAT COLORS
PAINT CODE / NAME SAMPLE
1Z / Medium Charcoal Metallic
1Q / Silver Metallic
2M / Medium Canyon Red Metallic
3S / Pastel Regatta Blue
8U / Medium Sand Beige
3Y / Medium Regatta Blue
4B / Light Sage Metallic
TU-TONE COLORS
PAINT CODE / NAME SAMPLE
1C Black / 1Z Medium Charcoal Metallic
1Q Silver Metallic / 1Z Medium Charcoal Metallic
XR7 TWO-TONE COLORS
9L Oxford White / 7Y Argent
1Z Medium Charcoal / 7Y Argent
2M Medium Canyon Red Metallic / 7Z Dark Charcoal
1C Black / 7Z Dark Charcoal
1Q Silver Metallic / 7Z Dark Charcoal

 

Interior Seating and Door Panels


DESCRIPTION AND MATERIAL SHOWN ILLUSTRATION
BASE (GS) MODEL
Standard Twin Comfort Lounge Seats in Regatta Blue Cloth
Optional Contour Sport Seats in Canyon Red Cloth
Optional Twin Comfort Lounge Seats in Charcoal Vinyl
LS MODEL
Standard Twin Comfort Lounge Seats in Desert Tan Cloth
XR7 MODEL
Standard Functional Sports Seats in Oxford Grey Cloth

 

 

INTERIOR COLOR AND TRIM AVAILABILITY

This is a two-character code on the vehicle certification label. The first character is the material and seat type; the second character is the color.


1985 Cougar Interior Color and Trim Availability
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