1978 GM Dark Blue paint
This blue automotive paint color is most commonly known as Dark Blue. The color formulation has been used between 1978 and 1981, primarily by Chevrolet; but also by GM. We have records of this color appearing only on the Corvette. See the full detailed list below.

The short model/year code for this paint in 1978, is 83. The longer GM paint manufacturing code, sometimes called the "Fisher paint code", is WA8075. This longer manufacturing code is useful for tracking paint usage.


Example of 1978 GM Dark Blue
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Usage list 1978 GM Dark Blue paint (more information)
yearmakemodelcodepaint namecomment
1978ChevroletCorvette83Dark Blue
1978GM83Dark Blue
1979ChevroletCorvette83Dark Blue
1979GM83Dark Blue
1981ChevroletCorvette28Dark Blue
1981GM28Dark Blue

Paint Manufacturer Codes
PPG/Ditzler : 3074
Dupont : 45209AH, 45209, 45209DH, 45209LH, AJ229, 927AJ229
Sherwin Williams : 8624
RM/BASF : 12206
Glasurit : GM-8075

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