GM approves 1100755 Elegance Clearcoat from Sherwin-Williams Automotive Finishes
April 7, 2011
General Motors has approved new 1100755 Elegance clearcoat from Sherwin-Williams Automotive Finishes (SWAF) on a global basis. The clearcoat has undergone certification to meet the GMW15406 standard that General Motors sets to assure that vehicles repaired at its dealerships use automotive refinish products of high quality. Elegance clearcoat is designed for force-dry/booth applications and is recommended for use on multi-panel repairs or overall finishing.
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