Jeep Willys Color codes

Some information about the colors originally offered from the factory for the earlier Jeeps.
Pictures of the old color charts can be found below.
The orginal frame color should be Princeton Black.

Pasture Green
S-W Part No. 32861
Year: 1945-1946

Parts   Color                     Gauge Reading

39      White (31001)             39

37      Lt. Chrome Green (31117)  76

14 1/2  Carbon Black (31253)      90 1/2

9 1/2   Chrome Yellow (31002)     100


Harvest Tan
S-W Part No. 32862
Year: 1945-1946
Parts   Color                     Gauge Reading

61      White (31001)             61

16 1/2  Indian Red (31245)        77 1/2

15      P.T. Yellow (31163)       92 1/2

7 1/2   Carbon Black (31253)      100


Harvard Red
S-W Part No. 32873-R
Year: 1946
Parts   Color                     Gauge Reading

97      Toluidine Red (31238)     97

2       White (31001)             99

1       Carbon Black (31253)      100


Michigan Yellow
S-W Part No. 32874
Year: 1946-1949
Parts   Color                     Gauge Reading

56      White (31001)             56

33      Perm. Lt. Yellow (31256)  89

10      P.T. Yellow (31163)       99

T       Carbon Black (31253)      99


Normandy Blue
S-W Part No. 32872
Year: 1946-1949
Parts   Color                     Gauge Reading

54      Prussian Blue (31044)     54

18      Carbon Black (31253)      72

15 1/2  P.T. Green (31243)        87 1/2

12      White (31001)             99 1/2


Picket Gray
S-W Part No. 32953
Year: 1947-1949
Parts   Color                     Gauge Reading

56      White (31001)             59

28      Carbon Black (31253)      87

7 1/2   P.T. Yellow (31163)       94 1/2

4 1/2   P.T. Green (31243)        99 1/2


Luzon Red
S-W Part No. 32954-R
Year: 1947-1949
Parts   Color                     Gauge Reading

48      Lt. Maroon (31258)        48

34      Deep Maroon (31225)       82

12      White (31001)             94

5       Carbon Black (31253)      99


Princeton Black
S-W Part No. 31233
Year: 1947-1949

Original Jeep Colors

Sherwin-Williams Willys Colors 1947-1948