VIN decoder

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1971-1974 | 1975-1980 | 1981-1986

1971 – 1974 Jeep CJ VIN Decoder

1st Make J = (Jeep Corp.)
2nd Year 1 = 1971
2 = 1972
3 = 1973
4 = 1974
3rd Plant/Transmission A = Toledo auto/LHD
F = Toledo 3-spd/LHD
M = Toledo 4-spd/LHD
4th & 5th Model 83 = CJ-5
84 = CJ-6
6th Body Type 5 = Open Body
7th GVW
(Gross Vehicle Weight)
R = 4,750 lbs
S = 4,500 lbs
T = 3,750 lbs
8th Engine A = 258 std
B = 258 low comp.
E = 232 std
F = 232 low comp.
H = 304 std
9th – 13th SSN
(Sequential Serial Number)
00000

 

1975 – 1980 Jeep CJ VIN Decoder

1st Make J
(Jeep Corp.)
2nd Year 5 = 1975
6 = 1976
7 = 1977
8 = 1978
9 = 1979
0 = 1980
3rd Transmission A = Auto
F = 3 speed
M = 4 speed
4th & 5th Model 83 = CJ-5
84 = CJ-6
93 = CJ-7
6th GVW
(Gross Vehicle Weight)
A = 3,750 lbs
E = 4,150 lbs
7th Engine A = 258ci, 1 bbl
C = 258ci, 2 bbl
E = 232ci, 1 bbl
H = 304ci, 2 bbl
8th – 13th SSN
(Sequential Serial Number)
000000

 

1981 – 1986 Jeep CJ VIN Decoder

1st Country 1 = USA
2nd Make J = Jeep
3rd Type C = MPV
E = Export LHD
F = Export RHD
4th Engine B = 151ci
L = 232ci
C = 258ci
H = 304ci
F = Diesel
5th Transmission B = Auto, Floor
E = Auto, Column
M = 4 speed
N = 5 speed
6th & 7th Model 85 = CJ-5
86 = CJ-6
87 = CJ-7
88 = CJ-8
8th GVW
(Gross Vehicle Weight)
A = 3,750 lbs
E = 4,150 lbs
9th Check # Check #
10th Year B = 1981
C = 1982
D = 1983
E = 1984
F = 1985
G = 1986
11th Plant T = Toledo
12th to 17th SSN
(Sequential Serial Number)
000000