1971 GM Sandalwood paint
This brown automotive paint color is most commonly known as Sandalwood. Other common color promotional names include Sandpiper Beige, Light Sandalwood, and Tan. The color formulation has been used between 1970 and 1983, primarily by Chevrolet; but also by Pontiac, GM, Oldsmobile, GMC, Buick, and Chrysler. We have records of this color appearing on the following models: Oldsmobile, GMC, Buick, Chrysler Special Order / Fleet, GTO, Vega, Chevrolet, Monte Carlo, Chevelle, ChevyII, Firebird, Pontiac, Camaro, and Nova. See the full detailed list below.

The short model/year code for this paint in 1971, is 61. The longer GM paint manufacturing code, sometimes called the "Fisher paint code", is WA4059. The longer Chrysler paint manufacturing code, sometimes called the "Dodge Truck paint code" is DT6457. These longer manufacturing codes are useful for tracking paint usage.


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Usage list 1971 GM Sandalwood paint (more information)
yearmakemodelcodepaint namecomment
1970BuickBuick61Sandpiper Beige
1970GM61Sandpiper Beige
1970OldsmobileOldsmobile61Sandalwood
1971BuickBuick61Sandpiper Beige
1971ChevroletCamaro61Sandalwood
1971ChevroletChevelle61Sandalwood
1971ChevroletChevrolet61Sandalwood
1971ChevroletChevyII61Sandalwood
1971ChevroletMonte Carlo61Sandalwood
1971ChevroletNova61Sandalwood
1971ChevroletVega61Sandalwood
1971GM61Sandpiper Beige
1971GMCGMC61Light SandalwoodGMC Sprint
1971OldsmobileOldsmobile61Sandalwood
1971PontiacFirebird61Sandalwood
1971PontiacGTO61Sandalwood
1971PontiacPontiac61Sandalwood
1972GM61Light SandalwoodGMC Sprint
1972GMCGMC61Light SandalwoodGMC Sprint
1983ChryslerFleetDT6457TanDitzler PPG Form 8302

Paint Manufacturer Codes
PPG/Ditzler : 2181
Dupont : 5325D, 5138D, 926-99944, 5325, 5138, 5325L, 5138L
Martin Senour : 4514
Sherwin Williams : 3134

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