dbba662c

1.3. Identification numbers of the car

Scheme of an arrangement of identification numbers and information plates

1 — Number of the power unit (G270 CDI)
2 — Number of the power unit (G320, G500, G55 AMG, G400 CDI)
3 — the Name plate
4 — Number of the chassis

5 — Identification number of the car (VIN)
6 — the Label with data on fuel grades
7 — the Label with the table of pressure of a rating of tires

VIN

Schild with the main identification number of the car (VIN) (5) it is fixed on a frame in an arch of the right forward wheel, besides, number is duplicated on the name plate. The interpretation of VIN is given below.

European models

1 and 19 — Badges with the image of the Mersedes-Benz trademark (star), - designate the beginning and the end of VIN (presence is optional)

2 — 4 — the International code of the company manufacturer

5 — 10 — Serial number of model (463.322/323: G270 CDI, 463.332/333: G400 CDI, 463.250: G320, 463.249: G500, 463.246: G55 AMG)

11 — steering Type (1 = left-side)

12 — the Code of manufacturer (A-E: Sindelfingen, F-H: Bremen, J: Rastatt, T: Karmann (Osnabrueck), X: Graz)

13 — 18 — the Current serial issue

American models

1 — 3 — the International code of the company manufacturer

4 — 7 — Serial number of model

8 — Additional security systems

9 — the Control category

10 — the Code of year of release (Y = 2000)

11 — the Code of manufacturer (A-E: Sindelfingen, F-H: Bremen, J: Rastatt, T: Karmann (Osnabrueck), X: Graz)

12 — 17 — the Current serial issue

Name plate

The name plate (3) is fixed on a back rack of an aperture of the right forward door. Permissible weight load is specified in the plate the VIN car, and also, - more detailed information can be obtained in representative offices of the Mercedes-Benz company.

Number of the power unit

On the G320, G500, G55 AMG, G400 CDI models number of the power unit (2) is located behind on the block of cylinders of the engine in the direction of the movement on the right, on the G270 CDI models number (1) is beaten out sideways on the block of cylinders in the direction of the movement at the left.

Number of the chassis

The plate with number of the chassis (4) is located on the top cut of a back partition of a motive compartment, in the direction of the movement on the right.

In number the following information is ciphered:

1 — the International code of the company manufacturer

2 — a model Code

Y — 463

Z — 461

3 — engine Type

R — Petrol

D — Diesel

4 — the Last two figures of serial number of model (463.249)

5 — the Extreme admissible mass of the car

Е — 2723 ÷÷ 3175 kg

F — 3176 ÷ 3629 kg

G — 3630 ÷ 4083 kg

H — 4084 ÷ 4537 kg

6 — the Control category

7 — the Code of year of release

1 — 2001

2 — 2002

3 — 2003

4 — 2004

8 — the Code of manufacturer

X \SFTSFTSFT, Graz — Austria

9 — the Current serial issue of the chassis