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Volvo 1800 VIN Plates


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This information will help you to understand the information on the VIN plate of your Volvo car.

Click on the model series number above.

P1800 Jensen

  1. Type designation, chassis number and code number for colour and upholstery/
  2. Engine designation, serial and part numbers.
  3. Gearbox designation, serial and part numbers.
  4. Final drive. Number of teeth and ratio on plate fixed to lower part of inspection cover.
Volvo 1800 identification plates

P1800 1800S

  1. Type designation, chassis number and code number for colour and upholstery (vehicles assembled in Sweden).
  2. Body number.
  3. Chassis number, type and model designation (stamped in body plating).
  4. Type designation, chassis number and code number for colour and upholstery (vehicles assembled in England).
  5. Engine designation, serial and part numbers.
  6. Gearbox designation, serial and part numbers.
  7. Final drive. Number of teeth and ratio on plate fixed to lower part of inspection cover.
Volvo 1800 identification plates

1800E 1800ES

  1. Type, model designation and chassis number stamped on body plating. On certain markets data is also included on a plate placed on the windscreen lefthand post.
  2. Vehicle type designation, code numbers for colour and upholstery.
  3. Body number.
  4. Engine type designation, part number and manufacturing serial number (on left handside of engine).
  5. Gearbox type designation, part number and manufacturing serial number (underneath gearbox).
  6. Plate on left handside of final drive casing showing reduction ratio, number and serial number for final drive.
Volvo 1800 identification plates

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