1972 GM Silver paint
This silver gray automotive paint color is most commonly known as Pewter Silver. Other common color promotional names include Revere Silver, Silver Mist, Contessa Pewter, Silver, and Silver Pewter. The color formulation has been used only in 1972, primarily by Chevrolet; but also by Pontiac, Oldsmobile, GM, Cadillac, and Buick. We have records of this color appearing on the following models: GTO, Oldsmobile, Vega, Chevrolet, Monte Carlo, Chevelle, Firebird, Corvette, Pontiac, Cadillac, Camaro, Nova, and Buick. See the full detailed list below.

The short model/year code for this paint in 1972, is 14. The longer GM paint manufacturing code, sometimes called the "Fisher paint code", is WA4230. This longer manufacturing code is useful for tracking paint usage.


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Usage list 1972 GM Silver paint (more information)
yearmakemodelcodepaint namecomment
1972BuickBuick14Silver Mist
1972CadillacCadillac14Contessa Pewter
1972ChevroletCamaro14Pewter Silver
1972ChevroletChevelle14Pewter Silver
1972ChevroletChevrolet14Pewter Silver
1972ChevroletCorvette924Pewter Silver
1972ChevroletMonte Carlo14Pewter Silver
1972ChevroletNova14Pewter Silver
1972ChevroletVega14Silver
1972GM14Silver Mist
1972OldsmobileOldsmobile14Silver Pewter
1972PontiacFirebird14Revere Silver
1972PontiacGTO14Revere Silver
1972PontiacPontiac14Revere Silver

Paint Manufacturer Codes
PPG/Ditzler : 2429
Dupont : 5426A, 5426, 5426L
Martin Senour : 4604
Sherwin Williams : 4527
RM/BASF : A2541

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