VSO Special Paints & Lighting

New VSO Paint Request

A Special Paint Formulation is a Custom Paint color and/or two-tone configuration developed for a specific Ford Fleet customer. For assistance, the Vehicle Special Order Team may be contacted at 1-800-34-FLEET, menu selection #2.

Special Paint Timing

  • Production of special paint orders that meet the minimum unit requirement is approximately 60 to 90 days from order entry.
  • Available Allocation and short supply/controlled commodities determine when orders will be selected for scheduling.
  • Development of a Special Paint Formulation ID # (custom paint color and/or two- tone configuration) may take as long as 10-12 weeks.


Contact your dealer for information regarding Vehicle Special Order.

Special Paint is available on the following vehicles:
E-Series Cutaway

E-Series Cutaway

RESTRICTIONS
Special Paint is available on all E-Series excluding Stripped Chassis.

GENERAL INFORMATION
Exterior components that call out ‘color keyed’ will be painted Chrome or Medium Platinum depending on the series.

E-Series VSO Special Exterior Paint Colors
F-150

F-150

RESTRICTIONS
Special paint is available on the XL and XLT base models only. Appearance packages such as Chrome, Sport, and FX4 are not available. Higher series such as Lariat and King Ranch are also not available. This restriction is due to the supplier complexity.

Tape Stripes and Decals are not available with Special Paint.

GENERAL INFORMATION
Exterior hang on parts not painted VSO include:

XL Model:
Black components for Regular Cab:

  • The upper door chicklet (top of “B” Pillar)

Black component for Regular Cab, Super Cab, and Super Crew Cab:

  • Lower dog leg molding at the bottom of the rear-most cab pillar (forward of pickup box)

XLT Model:
Same components will default to black as shown on the XL models above, plus:

  • Front Fascia
  • Front Bumper Bar/Shell
  • Bumper/Lower

PAINT CONFIGURATIONS

  • SP101 Monotone (single color)
  • Two-Tone Configurations are not available at this time.

F-150 VSO Special Exterior Paint Colors
F-150 VSO Default Parts Images

Super Duty

F-250 through F-550 Super Duty

SPECIAL PAINT RESTRICTIONS
Special paint is available on the XL and XLT base models only. Appearance packages such as Chrome, Sport, and FX4 are not available. Higher series such as Lariat and King Ranch are also not available. As a reminder the following Super Duty body types are not available with special paint; F3C, F3D, X3C, X3D, W3C, W3D, W4D. This restriction is due to the supplier complexity.

GENERAL INFORMATION
Exterior hang on parts not painted VSO include:

XL Model:
Black components for Regular Cab:

  • The upper door chicklet (top of “B” Pillar)

Black component for Regular Cab, Super Cab, and Super Crew Cab:

  • Lower dogleg molding at the bottom of the rear-most cab pillar (forward of pickup box)

XLT Model:
Same components will default to black as shown on the XL models above, plus:

  • Front Fascia
  • Front Bumper Bar/Shell
  • Bumper/Lower

PAINT CONFIGURATIONS

  • SP101 Monotone (single color)
  • Two-Tone Configurations are not available at this time.

Tape Stripes and Decals are not available with Special Paint.

Super Duty F-250 - F-550 VSO Special Exterior Paint Colors
Super Duty F-250 – F-550 VSO Default Parts Images

F-750

F-650 and F-750

RESTRICTIONS
Minimum unit requirement for all special paint at standard published price is 5.
Minimum unit requirement for all special paint at premium price is 1.

GENERAL INFORMATION
Exterior components will be painted black and/or argent, chrome or light charcoal depending on the series. Exterior components include; bodyside moldings, bumpers, grille, grille surround, door handles, skull caps and mirrors.

Medium Duty F-650/F-750 VSO Special Exterior Paint Colors
CVT Med Duty instructions for Special Paint
Police Interceptor Utility

Police Interceptor Utility

PAINT RESTRICTIONS
Black default exterior components (these will NOT match the special paint color)

Rear spoiler (utility), Lift gate handle (utility), Rear sensors (both models), Side mirrors (both models), Door handles (both models), Grille (both models)

GENERAL INFORMATION
There is a minimum of five units per color. That minimum is per batch not per customer.

Police Interceptor Utility VSO Special Exterior Paint Colors
VSO Police Lighting Options
Transit

Transit

RESTRICTIONS
Special Paint Transit NA will receive a ‘real steel’ colored front fascia.

Transit NA VSO Special Exterior Paint Colors
Need more information?
Contact the Vehicle Special Order Team
Monday - Friday 1-800-34-Fleet (1-800-343-5338), Option #2