GM code WA817K - red
This red automotive paint color is most commonly known as Sport Red. Another common paint color promotional name is Berry Red. The color formulation has been used between 2003 and 2010, primarily by Chevrolet; but also by Buick, GMC, Pontiac, GM, Cadillac, and Saturn. We have records of this color appearing on the following models: GMC, Buick, Chevy Truck, Sierra, Grand Prix, Malibu, Saturn, Chevrolet, Express, Savana, Yukon, Suburban, Century, Tahoe, Silverado, Pontiac, Avalanche, Rendezvous, Escalade, Cadillac, Bonneville, Monte Carlo, Montana, Grand Am, LaCrosse, Regal, Impala, Venture, LeSabre, Park Avenue, SV6, Terraza, G6, Lesabre, Sunfire, Aveo, Aztek, and Cavalier. See the full detailed list below.

GM paint manufacturing codes come in two forms, the short 1 to 3 digit model/year code which changes frequently; and beginning in the 1960's a longer 4 digit code which starts with the letters "WA" or "WE". Sometimes called "Fisher Paint codes"; codes beginning with WA are production paints, WE are commercial or special order paints with codes typically starting with '5' (i.e. WE5xxx). Starting in 1994, GM began using a letter as the last digit for all new WA paint codes.

Variations of the exterior paint code WA817K, which may appear on body data tags include: 817K, U817K, and L817K (the prefix U for upper body, or L for lower body). Location of the GM paint code plate varies depending on the year and model of the vehicle common places are on the top or near the top of the back engine compartment shroud panel just behind the steering wheel, hinge pillar of the driver's side door, trunk or rear hatch, side of door, glove compartment, or behind the driver's seat. Check for either the short year/make/model paint code or the longer manufacturing (Fisher) paint code.

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Usage list of GM paint code WA817K (more information)
yearmakemodelcodepaint namecomment
2003BuickBuick63Sport RedCentury Regal
2003BuickCentury63Sport Red
2003BuickRegal63Sport Red
2003GM63Sport Red
2003PontiacBonneville63Sport Red
2003PontiacGrand Prix63Sport Red
2003PontiacPontiac63Sport Red
2004BuickBuick63Sport RedCentury Lesabre Park Avenue Regal
2004BuickCentury63Sport Red
2004BuickLesabre63Sport Red
2004BuickPark Avenue63Sport Red
2004BuickRegal63Sport Red
2004ChevroletAvalanche63Sport Red
2004ChevroletChevy Truck63Sport RedAvalanche, Silverado, Suburban, Tahoe, Venture
2004ChevroletMalibu63Sport Red
2004ChevroletSilverado63Sport Red
2004ChevroletSuburban63Sport Red
2004ChevroletTahoe63Sport Red
2004ChevroletVenture63Sport Red
2004GM63Sport Red
2004GMCGMC63Sport RedSierra, Yukon
2004GMCSierra63Sport Red
2004GMCYukon63Sport Red
2004PontiacGrand Am63Sport Red
2004PontiacGrand Prix63Sport Red
2004PontiacMontana63Sport Red
2004SaturnSaturn63Berry RedIon, L-Series
2005BuickBuick63Sport RedCentury, LaCrosse, LeSabre, Rendezvous, Terraza
2005BuickCentury63Sport Red
2005BuickLaCrosse63Sport Red
2005BuickLeSabre63Sport Red
2005BuickRendezvous63Sport Red
2005BuickTerraza63Sport Red
2005CadillacCadillac63Sport RedEscalade
2005CadillacEscalade63Sport Red
2005ChevroletCavalier63Sport Red
2005ChevroletChevrolet63Sport RedClassic, Impala, Malibu, Monte Carlo
2005ChevroletImpala63Sport Red
2005ChevroletMalibu63Sport Red
2005ChevroletMonte Carlo63Sport Red
2005GM63Sport Red
2005GMCGMC63Sport RedSierra, Yukon
2005GMCSierra63Sport Red
2005GMCYukon63Sport Red
2005PontiacAztek63Sport Red
2005PontiacBonneville63Sport Red
2005PontiacG663Sport Red
2005PontiacGrand Am63Sport Red
2005PontiacGrand Prix63Sport Red
2005PontiacMontana63Sport Red
2005PontiacPontiac63Sport RedAztek, Bonneville, G6, Grand Am, Grand Prix, Montana, Montana SV6, Sunfire
2005PontiacSunfire63Sport Red
2005PontiacSV663Sport Red
2005SaturnSaturn63Berry RedIon, L-Series, Relay
2006BuickBuick63Sport RedRendezvous,LaCrosse
2006BuickLaCrosse63Sport Red
2006BuickRendezvous63Sport Red
2006CadillacCadillac63Sport RedEscalade
2006CadillacEscalade63Sport Red
2006ChevroletAvalanche63Sport Red
2006ChevroletChevrolet63Sport RedImpala, Malibu, Monte Carlo
2006ChevroletChevy Truck63Sport RedAvalanche, Express, Silverado, Suburban, Tahoe
2006ChevroletExpress63Sport Red
2006ChevroletImpala63Sport Red
2006ChevroletMalibu63Sport Red
2006ChevroletMonte Carlo63Sport Red
2006ChevroletSilverado63Sport Red
2006ChevroletSuburban63Sport Red
2006ChevroletTahoe63Sport Red
2006GM63Sport Red
2006GMCGMC63Sport RedSavana, Sierra, Yukon
2006GMCSavana63Sport Red
2006GMCSierra63Sport Red
2006GMCYukon63Sport Red
2006PontiacGrand Prix63Sport Red
2006PontiacPontiac63Sport RedGrand Prix
2006SaturnSaturn63Berry RedIon
2007BuickBuick63Sport RedRendezvous
2007BuickRendezvous63Sport Red
2007CadillacCadillac63Sport RedEscalade
2007CadillacEscalade63Sport Red
2007ChevroletAvalanche63Sport Red
2007ChevroletChevrolet63Sport RedMalibu
2007ChevroletChevy Truck63Sport RedAvalanche, Express, Silverado, Suburban, Tahoe
2007ChevroletExpress63Sport Red
2007ChevroletMalibu63Sport Red
2007ChevroletSilverado63Sport Red
2007ChevroletSuburban63Sport Red
2007ChevroletTahoe63Sport Red
2007GM63Sport Red
2007GMCGMC63Sport RedSavana, Sierra, Yukon
2007GMCSavana63Sport Red
2007GMCSierra63Sport Red
2007GMCYukon63Sport Red
2007SaturnSaturn63Berry RedAura, Ion
2008ChevroletChevy Truck63Sport RedExpress
2008ChevroletExpress63Sport Red
2008GM63Sport Red
2008GMCGMC63Sport RedSavana
2008GMCSavana63Sport Red
2009ChevroletChevy Truck63Sport RedExpress
2009ChevroletExpress63Sport Red
2009GM63Sport Red
2009GMCGMC63Sport RedSavana
2009GMCSavana63Sport Red
2010ChevroletAveo63Sport Red
2010ChevroletChevrolet63Sport RedAveo
2010GM63Sport Red

Paint Manufacturer Codes
PPG/Ditzler : 5947
Dupont : P2908
Sherwin Williams : 64591

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