1980 Pontiac Charcoal paint
This silver gray automotive paint color is most commonly known as simply 'Silver'. Other common color promotional names include Sterling Silver, Stardust Silver, and Charcoal. The color formulation has been used between 1980 and 1982, primarily by Chevrolet; but also by Pontiac, Oldsmobile, GM, Buick, and Cadillac. We have records of this color appearing on the following models: Oldsmobile, Pontiac, Buick, Chevrolet, Firebird, Cadillac, Camaro, and Malibu. See the full detailed list below.

The short model/year code for this paint on a Pontiac in 1980, is 16. The longer GM paint manufacturing code, sometimes called the "Fisher paint code", is WA7448. This longer manufacturing code is useful for tracking paint usage.


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Usage list 1980 Pontiac Charcoal paint (more information)
yearmakemodelcodepaint namecomment
1980BuickBuick16Sterling SilverGrand Prix
1980GM16Sterling SilverGrand Prix
1980OldsmobileOldsmobile16Sterling SilverGrand Prix
1980PontiacPontiac16CharcoalGrand Prix
1981BuickBuick16Silver
1981CadillacCadillac16Sterling Silver
1981ChevroletCamaro16Silver
1981ChevroletChevrolet16Silver
1981ChevroletMalibu16Silver
1981GM16Silver
1981OldsmobileOldsmobile16Silver
1981PontiacFirebird16Stardust Silver
1981PontiacPontiac16Stardust Silver
1982BuickBuick16Silver
1982CadillacCadillac16Sterling Silver
1982ChevroletCamaro16LSilver
1982ChevroletChevrolet16Silver
1982GM16Silver
1982OldsmobileOldsmobile16Silver
1982PontiacFirebird16LSilverL = lacquer
1982PontiacPontiac16Silver

Paint Manufacturer Codes
PPG/Ditzler : 3308
Dupont : 397YAK254, B8140
Sherwin Williams : 31314
RM/BASF : 13103, 12201
Glasurit : GM-7448

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