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Rear spoiler
#1
Just wondering how did or how does someone find out the correct color the rear spoiler was painted ? I believe there were onlt two colors available black or argent is that correct
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#2
Black is all I've ever seen.

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Just cruising along minding our own business when BAM!!! The LAWS show up.
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marks73;105084 Wrote:Black is all I've ever seen.

Thats what I have seen as well but my car has me wondering

Heres a pic of my spoiler


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#4
My C6 Blue Glow Mach 1 came from the factory with the rear spoiler and it was argent (to match the tutone hood paint and side stripes).

Steve
73 Mach 1 Blue Glow/Argent Q Code C6 Auto
73 Mach 1 Blue Glow/Argent Q Code 4 Speed
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#5
Black spoiler with black stripes or argent spoiler and air dam with argent stripes.


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Rick Bombard
1971 Grabber Green Mach 1 351C 4V
2013 Race Red California Special Convertible
1973 Medium Copper Metallic Convertible 302 4V     SOLD
1953 F-100 project

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Steve73QMach1;105107 Wrote:My C6 Blue Glow Mach 1 came from the factory with the rear spoiler and it was argent (to match the tutone hood paint and side stripes).

Learned something new. Thanks

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#7
I did something completely different! Painted mine body color 2013 Gem Green Metallic.
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#8
So, I've been wondering about this myself. My car is not anything you'd call concourse and the rear spoiler is painted in the (incorrect only in that it was never painted on any '71 Ford at the factory, but correct in that it happens to be my all-time favorite Mustang color) body color. I take it from the above that a body color spoiler was not an option?
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#9
No front spoiler was ever offered as a factory option on any 71-73 Mustang, or any other Mustang.
It was standard equipment and only available on the 71 BOSS 351. However, it was a pretty popular item from the parts counter at about $35 throughout the 70s.

And I know this will get some disagreement, but I am fairly certain that it came only in black from Ford. The "argent" colored front spoilers originated years later with the aftermarket.

Back in the 70s, I remember seeing several BOSS 351s with lower-body "argent" tutone with black front spoilers...never saw an argent spoiler until the 80s.
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