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Identification Numbers

Identification Number Description
Vehicle Identification Number

1.
World Manufacturer Identifier (WMI)
- KNA : Passenger vehicle, MPV(Multipurpose Passenger Vehicle)/SUV(Sports Utility Vehicle)/RV(Recreational Vehicle)
- KNC : Commercial vehicle (Van)
- KND : MPV/SUV/RV (For U.S.A, Canada, Mexico)
- KNH : Van
2.
Vehicle line
- J : SOUL
3.
Model & Series
- M : Low grade (L)
- N : Middle-Low grade (GL)
- P : Middle grade (GLS, JSL, TAX)
- R : Middle-High grade (HGS)
4.
Body/Cabin type, Gross Vehicle Weight Rating
KNA
- 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
KNC (Commercial vehicle / Van)
Except U.S.A, Canada, Mexico, Gulf Cooperation Council, China
- X : Standard Cabin / Semi-Bonnet
- Y : Double Cabin / Bonnet
- Z : Super Cabin / Box
For U.S.A, Canada, Mexico, Gulf Cooperation Council, China
- 2 : Standard Cabin Class-H 4?2
- 3 : Standard Cabin Class-E 4?2 / Semi-Bonnet Class-E 4?2
- 4 : Standard Cabin Class-E 4?4 / Semi-Bonnet Class-E 4?4
- 5 : Standard Cabin Class-F 4?2 / Semi-Bonnet Class-F 4?2
- 6 : Standard Cabin Class-F 4?4 / Semi-Bonnet Class-F 4?4
- 7 : Double Cabin Class-E 4?2 / Bonnet Class-E 4?2
- 8 : Double Cabin Class-E 4?4 / Bonnet Class-E 4?4
- 9 : Double Cabin Class-F 4?2 / Bonnet Class-F 4?2
- 0 : Double Cabin Class-F 4?4 / Bonnet Class-F 4?4
- A : Super Cabin Class-E 4?2 / Box Class-E 4?2
- B : Super Cabin Class-E 4?4 / Box Class-E 4?4
- C : Super Cabin Class-F 4?2 / Box Class-F 4?2
- D : Super Cabin Class-F 4?4 / Box Class-F 4?4
KND
- 1 : Wagon 4?2 Class-A
- 2 : Wagon 4?2 Class-B
- 3 : Wagon 4?2 Class-C
- 4 : Wagon 4?2 Class-D
- 5 : Wagon 4?2 Class-E
- 6 : Wagon 4?2 Class-F
- 7 : Wagon 4?2 Class-G
- A : Wagon 4?4 Class-A
- B : Wagon 4?4 Class-B
- C : Wagon 4?4 Class-C
- D : Wagon 4?4 Class-D
- E : Wagon 4?4 Class-E
- F : Wagon 4?4 Class-F
- G : Wagon 4?4 Class-G
KNH
- 1 : Box
- 2 : Bonnet
- 3 : Semi-Bonnet
5.
Restraint system, Brake system
KNA, KND
Except U.S.A, Canada, Mexico
- 0 : Both side - None
- 1 : Both side - Active belt
- 2 : Both side - Passive belt
For U.S.A, Canada, Mexico
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
0
0
0
?
?
0
?
?
0
0
?
B
0
0
0
?
?
?
?
?
?
?
?
C
0
0
0
?
?
0
?
?
0
0
0
D
0
0
0
?
?
0
0
?
0
0
?
E
0
0
?
?
?
?
?
?
?
?
?
F
0
0
0
?
?
0
?
?
?
?
?
J
0
0
0
0
?
0
0
?
0
0
?
L
0
0
0
0
?
0
?
?
0
0
?
N
0
?
?
?
?
?
?
?
?
?
?
H
0
0
0
0
?
0
?
?
0
0
0

KNC, KNH
Except U.S.A, Canada, Mexico
- 7 : Hydraulic brake system
- 8 : Pneumatic brake system
- 9 : Mixed brake system
For U.S.A, Canada, Mexico
- X : Hydraulic brake system
- Y : Pneumatic brake system
- Z : Mixed brake system
6.
Motor type
- E : Battery [LiPB 350 V, 75 Ah] + Motor [3-phase AC 80 KW]
7.
Check digit or Driver’s side & Transmission
Except U.S.A, Canada, Mexico, Gulf Cooperation Council, China, Yemen
- A : LHD & MT
- B : LHD & AT
- C : LHD & MT+Transfer
- D : LHD & AT+Transfer
- E : LHD & CVT
- F : LHD & Decelerator
- G : LHD & DCT
- L : RHD & MT
- M : RHD & AT
- N : RHD & MT+Transfer
- S : RHD & AT+Transfer
- T : RHD & CVT
- U : RHD & Decelerator
- V : RHD & DCT
For U.S.A, Canada, Mexico, Gulf Cooperation Council, China, Yemen
- Check digit : 0 ~ 9, ?
8.
Model year
- E : 2014, F : 2015, G : 2016, H : 2017 …
9.
Production Plant
- 5 : Hwaseong (Korea)
- 6 : Soha-ri (Korea)
- 7 : Gwangju (Korea)
- T : Seosan (Korea)
10.
Vehicle production sequence number
- 000001 ~ 999999
Motor Number

1.
Motor model
2.
Motor type
- 80 : 80 KW
3.
Production year
- D : 2013, E : 2014, F : 2015, G : 2016...
4.
Production month
- 1 ~ 9 : January ~ September
- A ~ C : October ~ December
5.
Production day
For the motor produced before Nov. 2014
- 1 ~ 9 : 1st ~ 9th
- A ~ V : 10th ~ 31st
For the motor produced after Nov. 2014 (I, O, Q excluded)
- 1 ~ 9 : 1st ~ 9th
- A ~ Y : 10th ~ 31st
6.
Motor production sequence number
- 001 ~ 999
7.
Vehicle line
- N : SOUL EV
Paint Code
Code
Color
ACN
Snow White Pearl
AAT
Caribbean Blue
ABR
Cherry Black
IM
Titanium Silver
1D
Clear White

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