VIN, Engine and Transmission Numbers

Vehicle Identification Number


 

 
a. Manufacturer, Make and Type of Vehicle 
 JHL: HONDA MOTOR CO., LTD.
HONDA Multipurpose passenger vehicle 
 SHS: HONDA OF THE U.K. MFG., LTD.
HONDA Multipurpose passenger vehicle 
 MRH: Honda Cars Manufacturing (Thailand) CO., LTD.
HONDA passenger vehicle 
 LVH: Dongfeng Honda Automobile (Wuhan) Co., Ltd.
HONDA passenger vehicle 
 PAD: Honda Cars Philippines Inc. 
 RKT: Honda Taiwan Co., Ltd. 
 MHR: P.T. Honda Prospect Motor, Indonesia 
 PMH: HONDA MALAYSIA SDN. BHD 
b. Line, Body and Engine Type 
 RD4:  CR-V 2WD/K20A4, K20A5 
 RD5:  CR-V 4WD/K20A4, K20A5 
 RD6:  CR-V 2WD/K24A1 
 RD7:  CR-V 4WD/K24A1 
 RD8:  CR-V 4WD/K20A4 
c. Body Type and Transmission Type 
 7: 4-door Stationwagon/5-speed Manual 
 8: 4-door Stationwagon/4-speed Automatic/
5-speed Automatic 
d. Vehicle Grade (Series) 
 2: SE, LS, S 
 3: GX, LX 
 4: BASE, LX, RV-i, RV-i-IND, E, EF, EX8 
 5: RV-i, RV-iH, LX, EX, SX, LX5, LX8, LX-B 
 6: SE-S, ES, DX, EL, ELF 
 7: SE-S with Navigation system,
ES with Navigation system, EX, EXL 
 8: RV-Si, SE-E, Executive, EX with Side curtain airbag, EXL with Side curtain airbag, EX,
RV-Si-IND, EX-B 
 9: RV-Si, RV-SiH, SE-E with Navigation system, Executive with Navigation system 
e. Fixed Code or Check Digit (Except India model) 
 Production Month (India model) 
f. Model Year Code (Except India model) 
 5: 2005 
 Production Year (India model) 


g. Factory Code 
 C: Saitama Factory in Japan 
 U: SWINDON Factory, Honda of U.K. MFG in England 
 P: AYUTTHAYA Factory in Thailand 
 5: Dongfeng (Wuhan) Factory in China 
 D: HONDA MALAYSIA MLK 
 F: Ping Tung Factory in Taiwan 
 K: SUNTER Factory in Indonesia 
 V: SANTA ROSA Factory in Philippines 
h. Serial Number 
 000001-: KH model 
 200001-: Except KE, KG, KH, KS, KY, KX models 
 300001-: KE, KG, KS models 
 400001-: KY model 
 600001-: KX model 

Engine Number


 

 
a. Engine Type 
 K20A4: 2.0 L DOHC i-VTEC Sequential Multiport Fuel-injected engine with three way catalytic converter 
 K20A5: 2.0 L DOHC i-VTEC Sequential Multiport Fuel-injected engine without three way catalytic converter 
 K24A1: 2.4 L DOHC i-VTEC Sequential Multiport Fuel-injected engine with three way catalytic converter 
b. Serial Number
 

Transmission Number


 

 
a. Transmission Type 
 PSA3: 5-speed Manual (2.4 L: 4WD) 
 PSB1: 5-speed Manual (2.0 L: 4WD) 
 PRC1: 5-speed Manual (2.0 L: 2WD) 
 MCVA: 4-speed Automatic (2WD) 
 MRVA: 4-speed Automatic (4WD) 
 MKYA: 5-speed Automatic (2WD) 
 MKZA: 5-speed Automatic (4WD) 
 PSB2: 4-speed Automatic (2.0 L: 4WD) 
b. Serial Number
 

Applicable Area Code List


APPLICABLE AREA CODE GRADE NAME ENGINE TYPE TRANSMISSION TYPE MANUFACTURER NAME 
KE SE/4WD K20A4 5MT HONDA OF THE U.K. MFG., LTD. 
4AT 
SE-S/4WD K20A4 5MT 
4AT 
SE-E/4WD K20A4 5MT 
4AT 
KG LS/4WD K20A4 5MT 
4AT 
ES/4WD K20A4 5MT 
4AT 
Executive/4WD K20A4 5MT 
4AT 
KS LS/4WD K20A4 5MT 
ES/4WD K20A4 5MT 
4AT 
Executive/4WD K20A4 5MT 
4AT 
KX EX/4WD K24A1 5AT HONDA MOTOR CO., LTD. 
EXL/4WD K24A1 5AT 
LX/2WD K24A1 5AT 
KK LX/4WD K24A1 5MT 
5AT 
EX/4WD K24A1 5MT 
5AT 
LX/2WD K24A1 5AT 
KD EX/4WD K24A1 5AT 
LX/2WD 5AT 
KM RV-Si/4WD K20A4 4AT 
KN RV-i/4WD K20A4 5MT 
4AT 
RV-Si/4WD 5MT 
4AT 
KP RV-i/4WD K20A5 5MT 
4AT 
RV-Si/4WD 5MT 
4AT 
KT BASE/4WD K20A5 5MT 
4AT 

Applicable Area Code List (cont'd)


APPLICABLE AREA CODE GRADE NAME ENGINE TYPE TRANSMISSION TYPE MANUFACTURER NAME 
KY RV-i/4WD K24A1 5MT HONDA MOTOR CO., LTD. 
5AT 
RV-Si/4WD 5MT 
5AT 
KQ RV-i/4WD K24A1 5MT 
5AT 
RV-Si/4WD 5MT 
5AT 
KW BASE/4WD K20A5 5MT 
4AT 
KU RV-i/4WD K20A4 4AT 
RV-iH/4WD 
RV-Si/4WD 
RV-SiH/4WD 
RV-i-IND/4WD K24A1 5MT 
RV-Si-IND/4WD 5AT 
KZ E/4WD K20A4 4AT Honda Cars Manufacturing (Thailand) CO., LTD. 
EF/4WD 
EL/4WD K24A1 5AT 
ELF/4WD 
S/2WD K20A4 4AT 
KH LX/4WD K20A4 5MT Dongfeng Honda Automobile (Wuhan) Co., Ltd. 
LX-B/4WD 4AT 
EX/4WD K24A1 5MT 
EX-B/4WD 5AT 
PH EX/4WD K24A1 5MT Honda Cars Philippines Inc. 
5AT 
LX/2WD K20A4 5MT 
4AT 
DX/2WD K20A4 5MT 
4AT 
FO LX/4WD K20A4 4AT Honda Taiwan Co., Ltd. 
EX/4WD 
GX/2WD 
SX/2WD 
IN EX8/2WD K24A1 5AT P.T. Honda Prospect Motor, Indonesia 
LX5/2WD K20A5 5MT 
4AT 
LX8/2WD 5MT 
4AT 
MA LX/4WD K20A4 4AT HONDA MALAYSIA SDN. BHD 
EX/4WD