1969 GM San Mateo Red paint
This red automotive paint color is most commonly known as San Mateo Red. Other common color promotional names include Titian Red and Granadier Red. The color formulation has been used between 1968 and 1970, primarily by GM; but also by Cadillac, Oldsmobile, and Buick. We have records of this color appearing on the following models: Cadillac, Oldsmobile, and Buick. See the full detailed list below.

The short model/year code for this paint in 1969, is 48. The longer GM paint manufacturing code, sometimes called the "Fisher paint code", is WA3788. This longer manufacturing code is useful for tracking paint usage.


Example of 1969 GM San Mateo Red
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Usage list 1969 GM San Mateo Red paint (more information)
yearmakemodelcodepaint namecomment
1968CadillacCadillac48San Mateo Red
1968GM48San Mateo Red
1969CadillacCadillac48San Mateo Red
1969GM48San Mateo Red
1970BuickBuick74Titian Red
1970CadillacCadillac74San Mateo Red
1970GM74Titian Red
1970OldsmobileOldsmobile74Granadier Red

Paint Manufacturer Codes
PPG/Ditzler : 71642
Dupont : 5069LM, 4924, 5198, 5069, 5118LH, 5069DM, 5198LM, 5118DM, 4924DM, 4924LM
Acme/Rogers : 5548
Sherwin Williams : L11-R2931R
Arco : L-5304R, S-9481R
RM/BASF : A2092F, A2252F, A1979F

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