Model Year Info

1983 Mercury Cougar Colors

General Info  |  Options  |  Colors

Page Revised: 10 May 2019

Mode:

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 screen types and settings, true accurate color representation is not possible.


Standard Exterior Colors
PAINT CODE / NAME SAMPLE
1C / Black
9D / Polar White
1M / Light Charcoal
24 / Medium Red
38 / Light Academy Blue
9P / Desert Tan
9Q / Light Desert Tan
6Z / Pastel French Vanilla
NOTE: A proposed 1983 color called Loden Green (4Y) was discontinued before production of the 1983 Cougar. It is not believed that any production cars had that color.
Clearcoat Exterior Colors
PAINT CODE / NAME SAMPLE
92 / Dark Charcoal Metallic
1Q / Silver Metallic
2U / Medium Red Metallic
9Z / Midnight Academy Blue Metallic
9S / Walnut Metallic
Tu-Tone Exterior Colors
PAINT CODE / NAME SAMPLE
1Q Silver Metallic / 92 Dark Charcoal Metallic
1C Black / 92 Dark Charcoal Metallic

 



Interior Seating and Door Panels

DESCRIPTION AND MATERIAL SHOWN ILLUSTRATION
BASE (GS) MODEL
Standard Contour Sport Seats in Charcoal Cloth 1983 Cougar Seats
Optional Functional Sport Seats in Desert Tan Cloth 1983 Cougar Seats
LS MODEL
Standard Contour Sport Seats in Walnut Cloth 1983 Cougar Seats

 

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.


1983 Cougar Interior Color and Trim Availability