Minneapolis, Minnesota — November 10, 2014 — Valspar has announced that its DeBeer Refinish WaterBase 900 series has been provisionally approved by Mazda and Chrysler for use on their vehicles.
This approval is based on the PF-10537 specification and applies to all models produced by Chrysler and Mazda, with Chrysler approving it for worldwide use on its automobiles. Mazda has approved the DeBeer 900 series for use on its vehicles in North America and Japan.
â€œValspar Automotive continues to focus on automotive OEMs and has broken new ground in Japan. Mazda Motor Corporation has fully evaluated the DeBeer Refinish WaterBase 900 Series and approved it for use on Mazda vehicles,” says Valspar Automotive Global Vice President Carl Wierks. ”Valspar Automotive is committed to OEM partnerships and is honoured by the high regard Mazda has for our products,â€
Wierks also credited Chrysler as an impressive force in the global automotive marketplace and says he is pleased by the company’s use of Valsparâ€™s product lines.
â€œAfter many rounds of extensive testing, Valspar Automotive is proud to announce this approval by Chrysler. Our continued dedication to color, technology and the trust of our customers is prominently displayed in these ongoing Automotive OEM initiatives,â€ he adds.
Valspar is a global automotive coatings manufacturer housing brands such as DeBeer Refinish, Octoral and Valspar Refinish.
For more information on Valspar, please visit ValsparAuto.com.