1974-77 Vehicle Identification Number Info

Example - R91HW5T000001
R91HW5T000001
Model CodeBody GVWEngineModel YearAssembly PlantSequence Number

R9
Model Code (First Two Characters)

 
Model Code Index
CodeModelCodeModelCodeModel
AAPW100 Plymouth Trail DusterD6D600P3P300
EAPD100 Plymouth Trail DusterD7D700R3R300(RM300)1974
BAPB100 Plymouth VoyagerD8D800R4R350(RM300) 1974
BBPB200 Plymouth VoyagerF4MB400R5R400(RM400)1974
BCPB200 Plymouth VoyagerF3MB300R8CNT800
A1AW100 Dodge RamchargerH9DN1000(CN950)R9CNT900
E1AD100 Dodge RamchargerJ9DNT1000(CNT950)S3S300
B1B100K8DT800S6S600
B2B200L9LS1000S7S700
B3B300M3M300 (1975-6-7)T8CT800
C3CB300M4M400 (1975-6-7)T9CT900
C8C800M5M500 (1975-6-7)V9LT1000
D1D100M6M600W1W100
D2D200N8CN800W2W200
D3D300N9CN900W3W300
D5D500P2P200W6W600
X3WM300

1
Body (Third Character)

 
Body Index
0Forward Control&Motor Home Chassis, Incomplete chassis, CB300 Kary Van, Sport Utility1 Compact Van (Tradesman); Conv.Cab; LCF Cab; Std.H.D Tilt Cab; Long Conv.Cab.2 Compact Low-Line Wagon (Sportsman); Crew Cab; Long Sleeper H.D Tilt Cab 3Compact Mid-Line Wagon (Custom Sportsman); Conv.Cab w/Utiline 4 Conventional Cab with Sweptline box; Compact Hi Line Wagon (Royal Sportsman),MB3 High-Line
5 Crew Cab with Utiline box; Compact Extended Maxivan (Tradesman) 6Compact Low-Line Extended body Maxiwagon (Sportsman); Crew Cab with Sweptline box 7Compact Mid-Line Extended Body Maxiwagon (Royal Sportsman), Flat Face Cowl, Club Cab & Sweptline 8Compact Hi-Line Extended Body Maxiwagon (Royal Sportsman, Windshield Cowl

H
Gross Vehicle Weight (Forth Character)

 
GVW Index
A6,000 lbs or less
B6,001 lbs to 10,000 lbs
C10,001 lbs to 14,000 lbs
D14,001 lbs to 16,000 lbs
E16,001 lbs to 19,000 lbs
F19,001 lbs to 26,000 lbs
G26,001 lbs to 33,000 lbs
H33,001 lbs and up
XNon Certified Export

W
Engine (Fifth Character)

 
Gasoline & Diesel Engines Index
A440-3P413-27Detroit 8V-71NT
B225-1R413-38Cummins NH230
C225-2T360-4 Bbl9Perkins 6.354
D440-1XSpecial 6 Cyl. GasHSuper 250 Cum (1974)
ELA 318-1VSpecial 8 Cyl.HCAT. 270 Cat(1975)
F360-2 Bbl2Cummins NHC 250 (1974)I555 Cum.
GLA 318-32CAT. 175 Cat (1975)QDetroit 6-71N
J400-14NTC 335 Cum.SNTC 350 Cum.
K360-3 2 Bbl5NTC 270 CT Cum (1974)WNTC 290 Cum
L361-35PT 270 Cum (1975)ZSpecial Diesel
M361-468V-7 IN Det.LSHC 270 Cum.

5
Model Year (Fifth Character)

 
Model Year Index
41974
51975
61976
71977

T
Assembly Plant (Sixth Character)

 
Assembly Plant Index
JTecumseh Road Truck
NBurt Road (Detroit) KDX
SWarren Truck #1
TWarren Truck #2
VWarren Truck Compact
XMissouri Truck (St. Louis)
KPillette Road Truck

000001
Sequence Number (Seventh Character)

 
Sequence Number Index
1974-75 Plant Assembly Sequential Number. All Plants will commence model
1976-77 Year production with 000001.