1962 Tempest Silvermist Gray paint
This silver gray automotive paint color is most commonly known as Satin Silver. Other common color promotional names include Silver Cloud, Silvermist Gray, Sheffield Mist, and Nevada Silver. The color formulation has been used between 1962 and 1965, primarily by Chevrolet; but also by Pontiac, GM, Buick, Oldsmobile, and Cadillac. We have records of this color appearing on the following models: Corvair, Buick, Oldsmobile, Chevrolet, ChevyII, Tempest, Cadillac, Pontiac, Nova, GTO, and Chevelle. See the full detailed list below.

The short model/year code for this paint on a Tempest in 1962, is D. The longer GM paint manufacturing code, sometimes called the "Fisher paint code", is WA2970. This longer manufacturing code is useful for tracking paint usage.


Example of 1962 Tempest Silvermist Gray
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Usage list 1962 Tempest Silvermist Gray paint (more information)
yearmakemodelcodepaint namecomment
1962BuickBuickDSilver Cloud
1962CadillacCadillac14Nevada Silver
1962ChevroletChevrolet940Satin Silver
1962ChevroletChevyII940Satin Silver
1962ChevroletCorvair940Satin Silver
1962ChevroletNova940Satin Silver
1962GMDSilver Cloud
1962OldsmobileOldsmobileDSheffield Mist
1962PontiacPontiacDSilvermist Gray
1962PontiacTempestDSilvermist Gray
1963BuickBuickDSilver Cloud
1963CadillacCadillac14Nevada Silver
1963ChevroletChevrolet940Satin Silver
1963ChevroletChevyII940Satin Silver
1963ChevroletCorvair940Satin Silver
1963ChevroletNova940,984Satin Silver984 Ermine top
1963GMDSilver Cloud
1963OldsmobileOldsmobileDSheffield Mist
1963PontiacPontiacDSilvermist Gray
1963PontiacTempestDSilvermist Gray
1964BuickBuickDSilver Cloud
1964CadillacCadillac14Nevada Silver
1964ChevroletChevelle940Satin Silver
1964ChevroletChevrolet940Satin Silver
1964ChevroletChevyII940Satin Silver
1964ChevroletCorvair940Satin Silver
1964ChevroletCorvair940Satin Silver
1964ChevroletNova940Satin Silver
1964GMDSilver Cloud
1964OldsmobileOldsmobileDSheffield Mist
1964PontiacGTODSilvermist Gray
1964PontiacPontiacDSilvermist Gray
1964PontiacTempestDSilvermist Gray
1965BuickBuickZSilver Cloud
1965GMZSilver Cloud

Paint Manufacturer Codes
PPG/Ditzler : 32173
Dupont : 883-95176L, 4247L, 837-95176L, 882-95176L, 181-95176
Acme/Rogers : 9095
Sherwin Williams : 5846
RM/BASF : 1478, A1477, 1477

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