1987 GM Medium Garnet Red paint
This red automotive paint color is most commonly known as Medium Garnet Red. Another common paint color promotional name is Dark Red. The color formulation has been used between 1987 and 1989, primarily by Chevrolet; but also by GM, Oldsmobile, Pontiac, Buick, and Cadillac. We have records of this color appearing on the following models: Oldsmobile, Chevrolet, Pontiac, Buick, Celebrity, Cadillac, and Caprice. See the full detailed list below.

The short model/year code for this paint in 1987, is 75. The longer GM paint manufacturing code, sometimes called the "Fisher paint code", is WA8980. This longer manufacturing code is useful for tracking paint usage.


Example of 1987 GM Medium Garnet Red
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Usage list 1987 GM Medium Garnet Red paint (more information)
yearmakemodelcodepaint namecomment
1987CadillacCadillac75Medium Garnet Red
1987GM75Medium Garnet Red
1988BuickBuick75Medium Garnet Red
1988ChevroletCaprice75Dark Red
1988ChevroletCelebrity75Dark Red
1988ChevroletChevrolet75Dark RedCaprice Celebrity
1988GM75Medium Garnet Red
1988OldsmobileOldsmobile75Medium Garnet Red
1988PontiacPontiac75Medium Garnet Red
1989BuickBuick75Medium Garnet Red
1989ChevroletChevrolet75Medium Garnet Red
1989GM75Medium Garnet Red
1989OldsmobileOldsmobile75Medium Garnet Red
1989PontiacPontiac75Medium Garnet Red

Paint Manufacturer Codes
PPG/Ditzler : 3988
Dupont : B8715
Sherwin Williams : 35871
RM/BASF : 17022
Glasurit : GM-8980

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