1971 GM Burnt Orange paint
1971 paint by GM with a promotional name of Burnt Orange. This orange brown automotive paint color is most commonly known as Burnt Orange. Other common color promotional names include Canyon Copper, Bittersweet Mist, Bittersweet, and Brown. 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: GTO, Firebird, Monte Carlo, Chevelle, Nova, ChevyII, and Camaro. See the full detailed list below.

The short make/year code for this paint on a Chevrolet in 1971, is 62. Careful when using this paint code along with the make and year to specify this paint since it is may not be unique. You can check the paint code here: 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.


Example of 1971 GM Burnt Orange
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Usage list 1971 GM Burnt Orange paint (more information)
yearmakemodelcodepaint namecomment
BrownPPG/Dupont Cross-Ref 1990
1971BuickBuick62Bittersweet Mist
1971ChevroletCamaro62Burnt Orange
1971ChevroletChevelle62Burnt Orange
1971ChevroletChevrolet62Burnt Orange
1971ChevroletChevyII62Burnt Orange
1971ChevroletMonte Carlo62Burnt Orange
1971ChevroletNova62Burnt Orange
1971GM62Bittersweet Mist
1971GMCGMC62Burnt OrangeGMC Sprint
1971OldsmobileOldsmobile62Bittersweet
1971PontiacFirebird62Canyon Copper
1971PontiacGTO62Canyon Copper
1971PontiacPontiac62Canyon Copper
1972GM62Burnt OrangeGMC Sprint
1972GMCGMC62Burnt OrangeGMC Sprint

Paint Manufacturer Codes
GM(Fisher code) : WA4140
Make/Year Code : 62
PPG/Ditzler : 2340
Dupont : 5281D, 5281, 5281LH
Sherwin Williams : 3900

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