Hyundai Sonata: Identification Numbers - General InformationHyundai Sonata: Identification Numbers

General Information

Identification Number Description
Vehicle Identification Number

1.
World Manufacturer Identifier (WMI)
- 5NP : Passenger vehicle
- 5NM : MPV (Multipurpose Passenger Vehicle) / SUV (Sports Utility Vehicle) / RV (Recreational Vehicle)
2.
Vehicle line
- E : SONATA
3.
Model & Series
- 1 : Low grade (L)
- 2 : Middle-Low grade (GL)
- 3 : Middle grade (GLS, JSL, TAX)
- 4 : Middle-High grade (HGS)
- 5 : High grade (TOP)
4.
Body/Cabin type, Gross Vehicle Weight Rating
5NP
- 1 : Limousine
- 2 : Sedan - 2 door
- 3 : Sedan - 3 door
- 4 : Sedan - 4 door
- 5 : Sedan - 5 door
- 6 : Coupe
- 7 : Convertible
- 8 : Wagon
- 9 : Commercial Van
- 0 : Pick-Up
5NM
- 1 : Wagon 4x2 Class-A
- 2 : Wagon 4x2 Class-B
- 3 : Wagon 4x2 Class-C
- 4 : Wagon 4x2 Class-D
- 5 : Wagon 4x2 Class-E
- 6 : Wagon 4x2 Class-F
- 7 : Wagon 4x2 Class-G
- A : Wagon 4x4 Class-A
- B : Wagon 4x4 Class-B
- C : Wagon 4x4 Class-C
- D : Wagon 4x4 Class-D
- E : Wagon 4x4 Class-E
- F : Wagon 4x4 Class-F
- G : Wagon 4x4 Class-G
5.
Restraint system, Brake system
5NP, 5NM
Code
Seat belt
Front air bag
Knee air bag
Side air bag
Curtain air bag
Driver's
Passenger's
Driver's
Passenger's
1st row
2nd row
3rd row
1st row
2nd row
3rd row
A
o
o
o
x
x
o
x
x
o
o
x
B
o
o
o
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
C
o
o
o
x
x
o
x
x
o
o
o
D
o
o
o
x
x
o
o
x
o
o
x
E
o
o
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
F
o
o
o
x
x
o
x
x
x
x
x
N
o
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
x

6.
Engine type
- A : Gasoline engine 1.6 (Gamma 1.6 T- GDI)
- B : Gasoline engine 2.0 (Theta 2.0 T-GDI)
- F : Gasoline engine 2.4 (Theta II 2.4 GDI)
7.
Check digit or Driver’s side & Transmission
- Check digit : 0 ~ 9, x
8.
Model year
- E : 2014, F : 2015, G : 2016, H : 2017...
9.
Plant of production
- H : ALABAMA (in USA)
10.
Vehicle production sequence number
- 000001 ~ 999999
Paint Code
Code
Color
RER
Remington red
V7S
Polished metal
Y7S
Platinum sliver
NN7
Dark hose
NV7
Night sky
PA7
Phoenix orange
RV7
Russian blue
TB7
Phantom blue
WN7
Cost blue
WW7
Ice white

Engine Number

1. Engine fuel
-
G : Gasoline
2. Engine range
-
4 : 4 cycle 4 cylinder
3 : Engine development order
-
F : Gamma engine
-
K : Theta engine
4. : Engine capacity
-
J : 1591 cc (Gamma 1.6 T-GDI)
-
J : 2359 cc (Theta 2.4 GDI)
-
H : 1998 cc (Theta 2.0 T-GDI)
5. Model year
-
E : 2014, F : 2015, G : 2016, H : 2017...
6. Plant of production
-
A : Asan (Korea)
-
B : Beijing (China)
-
H : Hwasung (Korea)
-
K : Montgomery (U.S.A)
-
M : Chennai (India)
-
P : Poseung (Korea)
-
S : Sohari (Korea)
-
T : Izmit (Turkey)
-
U : Ulsan (Korea)
-
W : Shandong (China)
-
Z : Zilina (Slovakia)
-
1 : Yancheng (China)
7. Engine production sequence number
-
000001 ~ 999999
Transaxle Number
Automatic (A6LF2)

1.
Model
- BA : A6LF2 (Theta II 2.0 T-GDI)
2.
Model year
- E : 2014, F : 2015, G : 2016, H : 2017...
3.
Final gear ratio
- B : 2.885 (A6LF2 - Theta II 2.0 T-GDI)
4.
Detailed classification
- G : Theta II 2.0 T-GDI
5.
Plant of production
- 2 : Powertech Plant2
- 4 : Powertech Plant
- U : Ulsan Plant 1
- S : Ulsan Plant 2
- N : Ulsan Plant 3
- H : Hwasung
6.
Transaxle production sequence number
- 000001 ~ 999999
Automatic (A6MF2-1)

1.
Model
- GA : A6MF2-1 (Theta II 2.4 GDI)
2.
Model year
- E : 2014, F : 2015, G : 2016, H : 2017...
3.
Gear ratio
- N : 2.885 (Theta II 2.4 GDI)
4.
Detailed classification
- F : Theta II2.4 - GDI
5.
Plant of production
- 2 : Powertech Plant2
- 4 : Powertech Plant4
- U : Ulsan Plant 1
- S : Ulsan Plant 2
- N : Ulsan Plant 3
- H : Hwasung
6.
Transaxle production sequence number
- 000001 ~ 999999
Manual (D7UF1)

1.
Assembly code
- D001 : D7UF1
2.
Model year
- C : 2012, D : 2013, E : 2014, F : 2015...
3.
Plant of production
- D : Hyundai - Dymos
4.
Production month
- 1 : January
- 2 : February
- 3 : March
- 4 : April
- 5 : May
- 6 : June
- 7 : July
- 8 : August
- 9 : September
- A : Octorber
- B : November
- C : December
5.
Transaxle production sequence number
- 000001 ~ 999999
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