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Volvo 960 engine & vin ID

Volvo 960 service & repair manual

Volvo 960 engine & VIN ID

In the table below you can find the model identification table of the Volvo 850, 940 and 960. You will find the type of engine, ignition system, engine model code (name), type of injection system and the ECU sytem that has been used on the Volvo engines.

Volvo; 850, 940, 960 MODEL IDENTIFICATION TABLE

SERIES ENGINE FUEL IGNITION MODEL CODE ENGINE ID SYSTEM SYSTEM

850 L

55

(2.4L

DOHC)

(1)

B5254S

LH 3.2 (MFI)

EZ

129K (2) (3)

850

Turbo

L

57

(2.3L

DOHC)

(1)

B5234T

Motronic

4.3 (SFI)

Motronic 4.3 (2) (3)

940

J

88

(2.3L

SOHC)

(4)

B230F

LH 2.4 (MFI)

EZ 116K (2) (5)

940

J

88

(2.3L

SOHC)

(4)

B230F

Regina (MFI)

REX-I (2) (5)

940

Turbo

J

86 or 87

(2.3L SOHC) (4)

B230FT

LH 2.4 (MFI)

EZ 116K (2) (5)

960

K

95 (3.0L DOHC) (1)

B6304S

Motronic

Motronic

  1. – Double Overhead Camshaft (850 is 20-Valve; 960 is 24-Valve).

  2. – Timing is computer-controlled.

  3. – Camshaft sensor type.

  4. – Single Overhead Camshaft (8-Valve).

  5. – Flywheel sensor type.

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VIN DEFINITION

(VIN)

Y V 1

J S

8 8

1 3

R 1 1 2 3 4

5

6

1 2 3

4 5

6 7

8 9

10 11 12 13 14 15

16

17

1-3 – Indicates Manufacturing Code.

1 – Indicates Model Series.

2

– Indicates Vehicle Type.

“S” denotes 4-door with airbag. “W” denotes 5-door with airbag.

6-7 – Indicates Engine Code.

  1. – Indicates Emission Type.

  2. – Indicates Check Digit

  3. – Indicates Model Year.

  4. – Indicates Factory Code.

12-17 – Indicates Production Sequence.

MODEL YEAR VIN CODE APPLICATION TABLE

VIN Code Model Year

N …………………………….. 1992

P …………………………….. 1993

R …………………………….. 1994

ENGINE CODE LOCATION

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Fig. 1: Engine Code Location – 4-Cylinder Courtesy of Volvo Cars of North America.

volvo 850 960 engine id code location

Fig. 2: Engine Code Location – 5-Cylinder & 6-Cylinder Courtesy of Volvo Cars of North America.

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