Fig. Vehicle certification label, tire placard, anti-theft and service ID
The vehicle certification label is located on the driver door and displays the following:
Gross vehicle weight rating (GVWR)
Gross axle weight rating (GAWR), front and rear
The gross vehicle weight (GVW) is the weight of the vehicle and everything it carries. The GVW must not exceed the GVWR. Include the following items when figuring the GVW: base vehicle weight (factory weight), weight of all vehicle accessories, weight of the driver and the passengers, and the weight of the cargo.