vin number breakdown - Chrysler 300C Forum: 300C & SRT8 Forums
General Discussion General Discussion topics about the Chrysler 300 and other LX models that don't fit within the specific listed categories below.

 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of 5 (permalink) Old 03-29-2005, 05:54 PM Thread Starter
Senior Member
Points: 6,690, Level: 1 Points: 6,690, Level: 1 Points: 6,690, Level: 1
Level up: 99% Level up: 99% Level up: 99%
Activity: 0% Activity: 0% Activity: 0%
 
AGGOST's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2005
Location: Illinois
Posts: 193
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
vin number breakdown

Does anyone know what each letter and number in the vin stands for. I have used search and did not find anything. If there is a thread give me a link for it please.

AGGOST
AGGOST is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 5 (permalink) Old 03-29-2005, 06:08 PM
Member
Points: 1,150, Level: 1 Points: 1,150, Level: 1 Points: 1,150, Level: 1
Level up: 99% Level up: 99% Level up: 99%
Activity: 0% Activity: 0% Activity: 0%
 
Join Date: Jan 2005
Posts: 41
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
POSITION- INTERPRETATION - CODE = DESCRIPTION
1 Country of Origin 1 = Manufactured by DaimlerChrysler Canada Inc.

2 Make C = Chrysler
D = Dodge

3 Vehicle Type 3 = Passenger Car

4 Restraint System
4 = Multipurpose Passenger Vehicle With Side Airbags
8 = Multipurpose Passenger Vehicle with Side Airbags
J = Restraint System Air bags
Front Next Generation Multi-Stage SalesCode
(CG1) Without Side Air Bags Sales Code (CGS)
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating H = 6001-7000 lbs.

5 Vehicle Line A = 300 / 300C / SRT-8 (RWD)
K = 300 (AWD)
V = TBD (RWD)
Z = TBD (AWD)

6 Series 2 = L Low Line
3 = M Medium
4 - H High Line
5 = P Premium
6 = S Sport
7 = S Special

7 Body Style 3 = LX - 48
8 = LX - 49
8 Engine R = 2.7L V-6 cyl. DOHC 24 Valve MPI Gasoline
G = 3.5L V-6 cyl. High Output 24 Valve MPI Gasoline
H = 5.7L V-8 cyl. HEMI Multiple Displacement Gasoline
W = 6.1L V-8 cyl. Gasoline (SMPI)

9 Check Digit 0 through 9 or X

10 Model Year 5 = 2005
11 Assembly Plant H = Brampton Assembly
12 Through 17 Vehicle Build Sequence Six Digit Number Assigned By Assembly Plant
badss is offline  
post #3 of 5 (permalink) Old 03-29-2005, 06:29 PM
Administrator
Points: 100,027, Level: 1 Points: 100,027, Level: 1 Points: 100,027, Level: 1
Level up: 99% Level up: 99% Level up: 99%
Activity: 0% Activity: 0% Activity: 0%
 
HEMEEE's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2004
Location: SoCal
Posts: 7,124
Thanks: 0
Thanked 42 Times in 5 Posts
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
This should help...


Linda... * More Pics *
.

'07 300C SRT8- '06 Z51 Vette- '48 Chev 5-window P/U- '55 Chev Nomad
HEMEEE is offline  
post #4 of 5 (permalink) Old 03-29-2005, 06:43 PM Thread Starter
Senior Member
Points: 6,690, Level: 1 Points: 6,690, Level: 1 Points: 6,690, Level: 1
Level up: 99% Level up: 99% Level up: 99%
Activity: 0% Activity: 0% Activity: 0%
 
AGGOST's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2005
Location: Illinois
Posts: 193
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
thx but problems with 4

line number 4 on my vin there is a "L" it does not mach up with any thing. Oh and number one is a "2" not a 1. Did my dealer read this wrong or is this something new.

thanks again
Damon
AGGOST is offline  
post #5 of 5 (permalink) Old 03-29-2005, 06:46 PM
Senior Member
Points: 13,695, Level: 1 Points: 13,695, Level: 1 Points: 13,695, Level: 1
Level up: 99% Level up: 99% Level up: 99%
Activity: 0% Activity: 0% Activity: 0%
 
Jerry M.'s Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2004
Location: Michigan
Posts: 389
Thanks: 0
Thanked 2 Times in 2 Posts
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
2.. means built in Canada
Jerry M. is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply

Bookmarks

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the Chrysler 300C Forum: 300C & SRT8 Forums forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
If you do not want to register, fill this field only and the name will be used as user name for your post.
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.



User Tag List

Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Vin number stephenallen172@sympatico General Discussion 8 12-17-2008 09:05 PM
location of VIN number.... scotttb 1st Gen SRT8-Specific General Discussion 0 08-31-2007 03:10 AM
VIN number soundiceuk General Discussion 7 07-14-2006 03:55 PM
Tracking with a VIN number eggr General Discussion 0 01-03-2006 03:22 PM
Got a Vin Number Hoosier_300C General Discussion 4 04-14-2005 07:29 AM

Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome
Inactive Reminders By Icora Web Design