1971 Monte Carlo Burnt Orange paint
This orange brown automotive paint color is most commonly known as Burnt Orange. Other common color promotional names include Canyon Copper, Bittersweet Mist, and Bittersweet. The color formulation has been used between 1971 and 1972, primarily by Chevrolet; but also by Pontiac, GMC, GM, Oldsmobile, and Buick. We have records of this color appearing on the following models: GMC, GTO, Oldsmobile, Chevrolet, Monte Carlo, Chevelle, ChevyII, Firebird, Pontiac, Camaro, Nova, and Buick. See the full detailed list below.

The short model/year code for this paint on a Monte Carlo in 1971, is 62. The longer GM paint manufacturing code, sometimes called the "Fisher paint code", is WA4140. This longer manufacturing code is useful for tracking paint usage.

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Usage list 1971 Monte Carlo Burnt Orange paint (more information)
yearmakemodelcodepaint namecomment
1971BuickBuick62Bittersweet Mist
1971ChevroletCamaro62Burnt Orange
1971ChevroletChevelle62Burnt Orange
1971ChevroletChevrolet62Burnt Orange
1971ChevroletChevyII62Burnt Orange
1971ChevroletMonte Carlo62Burnt Orange
1971ChevroletNova62Burnt Orange
1971GM62Bittersweet Mist
1971GMCGMC62Burnt OrangeGMC Sprint
1971PontiacFirebird62Canyon Copper
1971PontiacGTO62Canyon Copper
1971PontiacPontiac62Canyon Copper
1972GM62Burnt OrangeGMC Sprint
1972GMCGMC62Burnt OrangeGMC Sprint

Paint Manufacturer Codes
PPG/Ditzler : 2340
Dupont : 5281D, 5281, 5281LH
Sherwin Williams : 3900

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