eleven Vehicle identification
The vehicle identification number (VIN)
The vehicle identification number (VIN) is engraved in the upper part of the heat-insulating walls. The vehicle identification number consists of 17 characters:
KMN WL 000001 March 4 DPYA
The vehicle identification number is interpreted as follows.
1. Letter designation of the manufacturer:
KMN - Hyundai Motor Company, Korea.
2. A series of car:
W - EF SONATA.
3. The model modification:
L - standard or van (F);
G - Deluxe (GL);
H - Super deluxe (GLS).
4. Body type:
4 - four-door sedan.
5. The security system (front):
3 - the driver (active belt and airbag), passenger seat (passive belt);
4 - active belt and airbags (driver + passenger);
5 - Turn off the airbag.
6. Engine type:
B - G 2,0 L;
D - G 2,4 L;
F- G 2,7 V6.
7. Location of the steering wheel:
P - the steering wheel to the left;
R - the steering wheel on the right.
Y - 2000;
1 - 2001;
2 - 2002;
3 - 2003.
9. Production plant:
A - Plant ASAN (Korea).
10. The serial number of 000001 to 999999.
The identification number of the engine
The identification number of the engine stamped on the upper edge of the right front of the engine block.
Engine identification number consists of 11 characters:
G 6 1 BA 000001
Number interpreted as follows.
G - gasoline;
L - Liquefied petroleum gas;
D - diesel.
2. Engine type:
4 - in-line, four-stroke, four-cylinder;
6 - V-shaped, four-stroke, six-cylinder.
3. The sequence of the modernization of the engine:
A - Engine Sirius;
B - motor Delta.
4. Engine capacity, cm3:
A - 2656;
P - 1997;
S - 2351.
6. The serial number of the engine from 999 000001-999.