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1956 Ford Car Brochures Facts Stats Archives
1956 Ford Car & Wagon (All) Brochure
Car & Wagon (All)
1956 Ford Fairlane & Crown Victoria Brochure
Fairlane & Crown Victoria
1956 Ford Fairlane Fordor Victoria Brochure
Fairlane Fordor Victoria
1956 Ford Station Wagon Brochure
Station Wagon
1956 Ford Car & Truck Accessories Brochure
Accessories

1956 Ford Police & Emergency Models Brochure
Police & Emergency
1956 Ford Taxi Models Brochure
Taxi
1956 Ford Courier (Sedan Delivery)
Courier (Sedan Delivery)
1956 Ford Car Engines   Clutches   Transmissions   Axles   Tires   Rims
Engines  Clutches  Trans
1956 Ford Owner's Manual
Manual

1956 Ford Car Data Plate Codes
Data Plate Codes
Ford Motor Company of Canada
1956 Ford Car & Accessory Original Prices
Original Prices
All The Facts About The '56 Ford & Lifeguard Design Booklet
All The Facts & Lifeguard
1956 Ford Car Shop Manual Maintenance & Tuneup Specifications
Shop Man.
1956 Ford Car Lifeguard Design Brochure
Lifeguard Design
1956 Ford Car Seat Belts Brochure
Seat Belts
1956 Meteor   Niagara   Rideau Brochure
Meteor   Niagara   Rideau
Old Ford Part & Information Links
Part Links
 
1956 Ford Mainline Fordor Sedan
1956 Ford Mainline Fordor Sedan   Base trim. New  $2,170  w/ opt Ford I-6 223-cid 137-hp A-code eng & std 9-1/2" clutch, Conv Dr 3-spd trans, 3.89 (opt 4.11) rear axle, & 6.70 x 15" tires. This example is of mid or late production-year w/ bright-metal windshield & rear window moldings & rear bodyside bright-metal spear-tip single moldings. Std Single-Tone D-code  Diamond Blue  paint. Opt White Sidewall Tires +$50.  Photo  en.wheelsage.org.
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1956 Ford Car Color Chips 1956 Ford Car Colors  (U.S.)
•  Interior Trim (Upholstery)
•  Interior Paint
•  Single-Tone Paint
•  Conventional Two-Tone Paint
•  Style-Tone Two-Tone Paint
•  Spring Colors
•  Engine Bay Colors
 
Color Links
1956 Ford Car Color & Upholstery Selections  (below)
Teck Talk 1955-56 Ford VIN Plate (PDF)  &
1954, 1955 & 1956 American & Canadian Paint Codes and Spring Colors (PDF)
       Joe Shields, Chief Judge, Crown Victoria Association (CVA)
Paint Cross Reference at PaintRef.com
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1956 Ford Car Interior Trim Colors
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1956 Ford Car Interior Paint Colors
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1956 Ford Fairlane Crown Victoria Skyliner w/ BL-code White Vinyl & Red Bodycloth interior trim
1956 Ford Fairlane Crown Victoria Skykiner  w/ BL-code White Vinyl & Red Bodycloth interior trim.
1956 Ford Fairlane Crown Victoria Skyliner w/ BL-code White Vinyl & Red Bodycloth interior trim
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1956 Ford Car Exterior Single-Tone Colors  (U.S.)    Print PDF
limited colors for each model    colors approximate
A-code  Raven Black
B-code  Nocturne Blue Poly.  (metallic)  replaced by Spring Color Y-code Sunset Coral
C-code  Bermuda Blue
D-code  Diamomd Blue
E-code  Colonial White
F-code  Pine Ridge Green Poly.  (metallic)  replaced by Spring Color V-code Berkshire Green
G-code  Meadowmist Green  replaced by Spring Color W-code Springmist Green
H-code  Platinum Gray
J-code  Buckskin Tan  (also on Thunderbird)
K-code  Fiesta Red  (also on Thunderbird)
L-code  Peacock Blue  (also on Thunderbird)
M-code  Goldenglow Yellow
N-code  Manderin Orange
Spring Colors  (Apr 1, 1956)
V-code  Berkshire Green  replaced F-code Pine Ridge Poly. (metallic)
W-code  Springmist Green  replaced G-code Meadowmist Green
Y-code  Sunset Coral  replaced B-code Nocturne Blue Poly. (metallic)
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Prime & Special Colors
Code    Color
P    Prime
S
    "Special"  a specially-ordered non-standard (for the model) in-plant color, name & area(s) specified by build sheet
 
Engine Bay Colors
•  Ford/Thunderbird Red (Red-Orange) (Hi-Temp, Hi-Gloss) 1955-57 V-8 part #B5S-6000 - engine block, cylinder heads, intake manifold, water pump, pans, oil pump & tube
•  Black (Gloss) - valve covers, front inner fenders, radiator, radiator support & side deflector panels, hood locking panel, battery tray, heater fan motor & air ducts, outside fesh air ducks
•  Argent/Silver (Gloss)  part #D7AZ-19000 - air cleaner, power steering reservoir, front bumper-to-body filler panel
•  Natural Finish - exhaust manifolds, master brake cylinder, fuel pump, dipstick, air duck to blower housing strap, blower housing square clamps (2), firewall wiring harness clips (4), fuel tube, vacuum tubes (2) w/ clips (2)
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1956 Ford Fairlane Club Sedan "M" Code 292 Thunderbird Y-blockEngine w/ modern  Holley 4160 Carb
Ford Pass Red Orange  B5S-6000 Hi-Temp/Hi-Gloss engine paint—1955-57 Ford Car & Thunderbird V-8 Y-blocks
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1956 Ford Car Exterior Conventional Two-Tone Colors
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1956 Ford Car Exterior Style-Tone Two-Tone Colors
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1956 Ford Car Exterior Color Notes
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1956 Ford Mainline Fordor Sedan
 
Click links, or scroll down . . .
1 & 2)  1956 COLOR and UPHOLSTERY SELECTIONS - CARS
3 & 4)  1956 COLOR and UPHOLSTERY SELECTIONS - STATION WAGONS & THUNDERBIRD
5)  DITZLER COLOR DIVISION 1956 FORD COLOR CHIPS
6)  DITZLER COLOR DIVISION 1956 FORD COLOR LISTS
7)  DITZLER COLOR DIVISION 1956 FORD SPRING COLORS ADVANCE BULLETIN
8)  DUPONT 1956 FORD SPRING COLORS BULLETIN SUPLEMENT
 
"All The Facts About the '56 Ford"  Pages 96-99
 
1956 COLOR & UPHOLSTERY SELECTIONS - CARS
 
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1956 Ford Color & Upholstery Selections  Cars
 
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1956 Ford Color & Upholstery Selections  Cars
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1956 COLOR & UPHOLSTERY SELECTIONS - STATION WAGON, THUNDERBIRD
 
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1956 Ford Color & Upholstery Selections  Station Wagons   Thunderbird
 
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1956 Ford Car Color & Upholstery Selections  Station Wagons  Thunderbird End of "All The Facts About the '56 Ford"  Pages 96-99
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1956 Ford Car Exterior Paint Colors
Single-Tone Colors     Conventional Two-Tone Colors     Style-Tone Two-Tone Colors     Spring Colors
 
1956 Ford Car Color Chips
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Conventional Two-Tone Combinations, Style-Tone Combinations, Conventional Two-Tone Combinations-(Station Wagons), Style-Tone Combinations-(Station Wagons)
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1956 Ford Car Spring Colors Advance Bulletin
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1956 Ford Spring Colors
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1956 Ford Mainline Fordor Sedan
1956 Ford Mainline Fordor Sedan   Photos  en.wheelsage.org.
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  Fairlane bodyside sweep bright-metal molding w/ black-painted jet exhaust design . . .