Engine code and colour code

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Engine code and colour code

Post by karoliens » 26 Jun 2013 08:44 am

Where do I find those written on?

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Re: Engine code and colour code

Post by MCHUDD » 26 Jun 2013 09:09 pm

Hi mate.
Lift the bonnet and at the front, above the rad you will see a plate.
On the plate is the codes. Good luck.
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Re: Engine code and colour code

Post by macplaxton » 27 Jun 2013 04:24 pm

In this pic, "184-5" is the colour code:
2012-01-06_12-25-34_715.jpg by macplaxton, on Flickr

"15" is Market Code.
"6372" is Trim Code (interior)

See also: http://www.volvoclub.org.uk/vin_300.shtml

360: Engine number is stamped on the engine block behind the distributor.
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