Ditzler code 2178 - gold
This gold automotive paint color is most commonly known as Champagne Gold. Other common color promotional names include Cornet Gold, Baja Gold, Gold, Galleon Gold, and Duchess Gold. The color formulation has been used between 1970 and 1983, primarily by Chevrolet; but also by Pontiac, Chrysler, Oldsmobile, GM, Buick, and Cadillac. We have records of this color appearing on the following models: Chrysler Special Order / Fleet, Oldsmobile, Chevrolet, ChevyII, Pontiac, Buick, GTO, Monte Carlo, Chevelle, Cadillac, and Nova. See the full detailed list below.

2178 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 2000 to 9990 range were primarily used on new paint formulations from 1969 to 2003. They serve as a great way to track the usage of paint.


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Usage list of Ditzler paint code 2178 (more information)
yearmakemodelcodepaint namecomment
1970BuickBuick55Cornet Gold
1970ChevroletChevelle55Champagne Gold
1970ChevroletChevrolet55Champagne Gold
1970ChevroletChevyII55Champagne Gold
1970ChevroletMonte Carlo55Champagne Gold
1970ChevroletNova55Champagne Gold
1970GM55Cornet Gold
1970OldsmobileOldsmobile55Galleon Gold
1970PontiacGTO55Baja Gold
1970PontiacPontiac55Baja Gold
1971BuickBuick55Cornet Gold
1971CadillacCadillac55Duchess Gold
1971ChevroletChevrolet55Champagne Gold
1971ChevroletChevyII55Champagne Gold
1971GM55Cornet Gold
1971OldsmobileOldsmobile55Galleon Gold
1971PontiacPontiac55Baja Gold
1983ChryslerFleetDT6385GoldDitzler PPG Form 8302
1983ChryslerFleetDT6423GoldDitzler PPG Form 8302

Paint Manufacturer Codes
PPG/Ditzler : 32178
Dupont : 181-95754, 4326L
Acme/Rogers : 9091

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