PPG code 2687 - yellow orange
This yellow orange automotive paint color is most commonly known as Chrome Yellow. Another common paint color promotional name is Marino Yellow. The color formulation has been used between 1973 and 1978, primarily by Volkswagen. We have records of this color appearing on the VW Bus and Beetle. See the full detailed list below.

2687 is a paint code for PPG (Pittsburgh Plate Glass) who has been providing automotive paints since 1924 (originally Ditzler Color Company subsidiary acquired in 1928). PPG/Ditzler codes in the 2000 to 9990 range were primarily used on new paint formulations from 1969 to 2003. They serve as a great way to track the usage of paint.


Example of the color PPG 2687
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Usage list of PPG paint code 2687 (more information)
yearmakemodelcodepaint namecomment
1973VolkswagenVW BusL20AChrome Yellow
1974VolkswagenL20AChrome Yellow
1974VolkswagenVW BusL20AChrome Yellow
1975VolkswagenL20AChrome Yellow
1975VolkswagenBeetleL20AMarino Yellowalso Chrome Yellow
1975VolkswagenVW BusL20AChrome Yellow
1976VolkswagenL20AChrome Yellow
1976VolkswagenBeetleL20AMarino Yellowalso Chrome Yellow
1976VolkswagenVW BusL20AChrome Yellow
1977VolkswagenL20A,E6Chrome Yellowconvertible, Kobmi, Beetle, Super Beetle, Campmobile
1977VolkswagenBeetleL20AMarino Yellowconvertible only, also Chrome Yellow
1977VolkswagenVW BusL20A,E6Chrome Yellow
1978VolkswagenL20AChrome YellowBeetle convertible
1978VolkswagenBeetleL20AMarino Yellowalso Chrome Yellow
1978VolkswagenVW BusL20A,E6Chrome Yellow

Paint Manufacturer Codes
PPG/Ditzler : 2687
Dupont : 43300DH, 43300LH, 43300, 43300A
Acme/Rogers : 91740

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