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Lots of special "Pink" cars for Nancy Sinatra, too!!!F&SO "RD0066" refers to the document number for the special order instructions. This order was the 66th at this plant for the 1970 model year. It appears that there is a lot of interest in the special paint process.Let me know if I can be of any other help to decipher the color.Jim Mattison The prefix "767" denotes that the color is Du Pont metallic wheel enamel. I am reasonably sure that I didn't process this order, and yes, the entire wheel on this Chevelle SS would have been painted gold.It's too bad that I can't get to the Supercar Reunion this year and answer many of your questions in person.It would be so much easier to explain in more detail.Occasionally, the plant would call and question the painting instructions, but not all that often!The next five (5) digits are for the mixing formula of the paint.
I even remember a fair number of cars being ordered in the 1970 Chrysler color "Plum Crazy"!
During the years that I was a part of this group, we processed many orders for vehicles with special paint.
Although these vehicles were ordered with "special paint", .
While this color may in fact be for Daytona Yellow, it could also be for some other yellow, including a truck color, or a yellow from another car manufacturer.
The paint information that was stamped on your trim tag was supposed to be able to assist you or your body shop to identify the "special paint" color, if repair or re-painting was needed at a later date.