Ditzler code 11988 - blue
This blue automotive paint color is most commonly known as Aqua Blue. Other common color promotional names include Azure, Starlight Blue, Jamaica Blue, Blue, Sky Blue, and Valiant Light Blue. The color formulation has been used between 1955 and 1983, primarily by GMC; but also by GM, Dodge, Chrysler, Plymouth, and DeSoto. We have records of this color appearing on the following models: Chrysler Special Order / Fleet, Valiant, and Dart. See the full detailed list below.

11988 is a paint code for PPG (Pittsburgh Plate Glass) who has been providing automotive paints since 1924 (originally Ditzler Color Company subsidiary acquired in 1928). PPG/Ditzler codes in the 10000 to 95000 range were used on new paint formulations from the late 1930's to 1968. PPG/Ditzler codes in the 10000 to 19999 range are primarily shades of blue. These PPG codes serve as a great way to track the usage of paint between and within vehicle manufacturers.


Example of the color Ditzler 11988
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Usage list of Ditzler paint code 11988 (more information)
yearmakemodelcodepaint namecomment
1955GMCGMC2Aqua Blue
1955GMCGMC22Aqua BlueDover White upper body 2-tone
1956GM2Aqua Blue
1956GMCGMC2Aqua Blue
1956GMCGMC22Aqua BlueDover White upper body 2-tone
1957GMAqua Blue
1957GMCGMCAqua Blue
1958GMAqua Blue
1958GMCGMCAqua Blue
1960ChryslerCStarlight Blue
1960DeSotoCJamaica Blue
1960DodgeDartCAzure
1960DodgeDodgeCAzure
1960PlymouthPlymouthCSky Blue2223ES
1969PlymouthValiantCValiant Light Bluespring color
1983ChryslerFleetDT8153BlueDitzler PPG Form 8302

Paint Manufacturer Codes
Chrysler/Dodge : DT8153
Make/Year Code : 22, DT8153, C, 2
PPG/Ditzler : 11988
Dupont : 4090, 246-83791, 93-83791, 93-72900
Acme/Rogers : 8888

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