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1974 Lincoln Continental
Exterior Paint Colors
and Codes

1974 Lincolns offered 13 standard colors, 5 Moondust, and 5 Diamond Fire colors

Image: 1974 Lincoln Continental paint chips, color names, paint codes, and formulas

LINCOLN PAINT CODE - NAME (Ditzler Code)

1C - Black (9000, 9300) (Color chip is not shown on chart at left)
1D - Silver Moondust Metallic*+++ (2410)
1E - Light (Gray) Silver Cloud Metallic
2G - Red Moondust Metallic+ (2361)
3A - Platinum (11683)
3D - Medium Blue Metallic (2404)
3G - Dark Blue Metallic (2472)
3L - Silver Blue Moondust Metallic (2503)
3P - Medium Blue Diamond Fire Metallic++ (2595)
4A - Pastel Lime (2411)
4U - Lime Gold Moondust Metallic+ (2500)
4Y - Green Diamond Fire Metallic++ (2596)
5D - Light Ginger Moondust Metallic+ (2474)
5Q - Dark Brown Metallic (2616)
5R - Bright Gold Bronze Metallic (2592)
5S - Medium Beige (2617)
5V - Buff (2619)
5Z - Gold Metallic (2667)
51 - Ginger Diamond Fire Metallic++ (2655)
52 - Copper Diamond Fire Metallic++ (2594)
54 - Unique Gold Diamond Fire Metallic+++ (2682)
6G - Yellow Gold Moondust Metallic+ (2389)
6L - Medium Gold Metallic (2497)
6M - Medium Dark Gold Metallic (2621)
6N - Maize Yellow (2622)
9C - White Decor (2512) (Special order only)
9D - White (2684)

9C White Decor available by special order only
+Moondust finish optional at extra cost ($127.88)
++Diamond Fire (or Flare) colors optional at extra cost ($167.00)
+++Available only on Continental Mark IV Silver and Gold Luxury Group Option

Paint names used by Lincoln may not necessarily match paint names given to the various colors by the paint manufacturer.


ACCENT STRIPE COLORS

CODE - COLOR - (FORMULA)

A - Black (9000)
B - Dark Blue (14181)
D - Brite Red (71529)
G - Gold Metallic (81608)
P - Silver Metallic (32520)
R - Green (44539)
R - Lime (43739)
T - Brown (23279)
U - Tan (24127)
W - White (8378)

VINYL ROOF RETAINER MOLDING

LINCOLN NUMBER - COLOR (Paint Formula)

1724-G - Black (9295)
3290-G - White (8775)
4004-G - Medium Green (44296)
4021-G - Dark Blue (14280)
4027-G - Gold Metallic (23807)
4028-G - Beige (23717)
4039-G - Light Silver Blue (33038)
4053-J - Dark Brown (23941)

Image: 1974 Lincoln Continental Sedan

Above: 1974 Lincoln Continental Sedan in Medium Blue Diamond Fire Metallic (paint code 3P) with optional Dark Blue vinyl roof and Luxury Wheel Covers, which are new for 1974, and are color-keyed to the vinyl roof color.