VIN, Engine and Transmission Numbers

Vehicle Identification Number
a.
Manufacturer, Make and Type of Vehicle
JHM:
Honda Motor Co., Ltd.
Honda passenger vehicle
b.
Line, Body and Engine Type
CL7:
Accord/K20Z2
CL9:
Accord/K24A3
c.
Body Type and Transmission Type
5: 4-door Sedan/5-speed Manual, 6-speed Manual
6: 4-door Sedan/5-speed Automatic
d.
Vehicle Grade (Series)
0:
2.4 Executive-E
1:
2.4 Executive-E
2:
2.0 SE, 2.0 Comfort
3:
2.4
4:
2.0 Type S, 2.0 Sport Special Edition, 2.4 Type S, 2.4 with Navigation System, 2.4 Type S Special Edition
5:
2.0 Type S with Navigation System, 2.0 Sport Special Edition with Navigation System, 2.4 Type S with Navigation System, 2.4 Type S Special Edition with Navigation System, 2.4 Sports
7:
2.4 Sports with Navigation System
8:
2.0 Executive, 2.4 Executive
9:
2.0 Executive with Navigation System, 2.4 Executive with Navigation System
e.
Fixed Code
f.
Model Year
8: '08
g.
Factory Code
C: Saitama Factory in Japan
h.
Serial Number

Engine Number
a.
Engine Type
K20Z2:
2.0 L DOHC i-VTEC Sequential Multiport Fuel-injected engine
K24A3:
2.4 L DOHC i-VTEC Sequential Multiport Fuel-injected engine
b.
Serial Number
3010001−:
K20Z2 engine (KE, KG models)
3070001−:
K20Z2 engine (KB model)
6000001−:
K24A3 engine

Transmission Number
a.
Transmission Type
ARK5:
5-speed Manual
ARK7:
5-speed Manual
AST5:
6-speed Manual
MCTA:
5-speed Automatic
b.
Serial Number

Applicable Area Code List
APPLICABLE AREA CODE
GRADE NAME
ENGINE TYPE
TRANSMISSION TYPE
MANUFACTURER NAME
KE
2.0 SE, 2.0 Type S, 2.0 Executive
K20Z2
5MT
Honda Motor Co., Ltd.
5AT
2.4 Executive
K24A3
6MT
5AT
2.4 Type S
6MT
2.4 Executive-E
5AT
KG
2.0 Comfort, 2.0 Sport Special Edition, 2.0 Executive
K20Z2
5MT
5AT
2.4 Type S, 2.4 Type S Special Edition, 2.4 Executive, 2.4 Executive-E
K24A3
6MT
5AT
KB
2.0 Comfort
K20Z2
5AT
KQ
2.4, 2.4 Sports, 2.4 Executive
K24A3
6MT
5AT