1979 GM Platinum paint
This silver gray automotive paint color is most commonly known as simply 'Silver'. Another common paint color promotional name is Platinum. The color formulation has been used between 1978 and 1980, primarily by Chevrolet; but also by Pontiac, Oldsmobile, GM, Cadillac, Buick, and GMC. We have records of this color appearing on the following models: Oldsmobile, Chevrolet, Firebird, Cadillac, Pontiac, Camaro, Buick, Nova, and GMC. See the full detailed list below.

The short model/year code for this paint in 1979, is 15. The longer GM paint manufacturing code, sometimes called the "Fisher paint code", is WA7022. This longer manufacturing code is useful for tracking paint usage.


Example of 1979 GM Platinum
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Usage list 1979 GM Platinum paint (more information)
yearmakemodelcodepaint namecomment
1978BuickBuick15Silver
1978CadillacCadillac15Silver
1978ChevroletCamaro15Silver
1978ChevroletChevrolet15Silver
1978ChevroletNova15Silver
1978GM15Silver
1978GMCGMC15SilverGMC Caballero
1978OldsmobileOldsmobile15Silver
1978PontiacFirebird15Platinum
1978PontiacPontiac15Platinum
1979BuickBuick15Silver
1979CadillacCadillac15Silver
1979ChevroletCamaro15Silver
1979ChevroletChevrolet15Silver
1979ChevroletNova15Silver
1979GM15Silver
1979OldsmobileOldsmobile15Silver
1979PontiacFirebird15Silver
1979PontiacPontiac15Platinum
1980BuickBuick15Silver
1980CadillacCadillac15Platinum
1980ChevroletCamaro15Silver
1980ChevroletChevrolet15Silver
1980GM15Silver
1980OldsmobileOldsmobile15Silver
1980PontiacFirebird15Platinum
1980PontiacPontiac15Platinum

Paint Manufacturer Codes
PPG/Ditzler : 3076
Dupont : 45177A, AJ88, 45177D, 45177, 45177LH, 927AJ088
Sherwin Williams : 3878
Glasurit : GM-7022

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