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MTD red paint match

Posted by grivera (My Page) on
Thu, Feb 8, 07 at 12:32

I have an 1997 2-stage MTD 8hp snow thrower that needs surface rust and peeling paint taken care of; I plan on fixing the rust with POR 15-or equivalent. Does anyone here know a good match for the RED paint used on these models?


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RE: MTD red paint match

Take the chute deflector off. Go to a paint store that does colour matching. They can mix the correct colour for you.

However, places like Tractor Supply often carry colours for machinery. Check with them first.


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RE: MTD red paint match

Thanks castoff. The chute deflector is actually black plastic but perhaps I can find a different small and easily removable part.


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RE: MTD red paint match

i have a 90s yardman lawntractor that im in the midst of RE-painting. the original color match is krylon banner red spraypaint from walmart, it does a good job too


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