Honda Prelude Accord Civic S2000 2001-2006



Vehicle Certification Label

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Fig. VIN and Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Certification Label location-Accord Coupe shown, other models similar

Vehicle Identification Number

The Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) is located on the instrument panel, close to the windshield on the driver's side of the vehicle. It is visible from outside the vehicle.

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Fig. Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) location

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Fig. VIN breakdown, refer to text for explanation

The 17-character label contains the following information (2004 Accord as example):

Digits 1, 2 and 3 (a): Manufacturer, Make and Type of Vehicle - 1HG, Honda of America MFG., Inc., USA HONDA passenger vehicle
Digits 4, 5 and 6 (b): Line, Body and Engine Type - CM7: Accord Coupe/K24A4
Digit 7 (c): Body Type and Transmission Type - 1: 2-door/5-spd manual, 2: 2-door/5-speed automatic
Digit 8 (d): Vehicle Grade (Series) -USA 2: LX, 3: LX with Side Airbag, 5: EX with Side Airbag, 6: EX-L, 7: EX with Side Curtain Airbag, EX-L with Navigation
Digit 9 (e): Check digit
Digit 10 (f): Vehicle model year - ex. 4: 2004
Digit 11 (g): Factory Code - A: Marysville, Ohio Factory in USA
Digits 12 through 17 (h): Serial Number