Jaguar VIN Decoder

In this guide, you will learn how to decode a Jaguar VIN number. Alternatively, you can use our free VIN Decoder Tool, to look up the engine, transmission, model and other vehicle specifications. 

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  2. Enter the Jaguar VIN number. You can also enter the last 8 characters of your VIN.
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HOW TO DECODE JAGUAR VIN

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Position 1

 

The first position of the Jaguar VIN is held by a character that identifies the country where the vehicle was assembled.

 

S - Great Britain

 

Position 2

 

The second position of the Jaguar VIN identifies the manufacturer of the vehicle.

 

Position 3

 

Position three of the VIN identifies the brand division. The character that holds this position identifies the exact division of the manufacturer even if they have multiple divisions.

 

These first three characters are referred to as the World Make Identifiers (WMI). Some of the examples for your Jaguar may be as follows:

 

Mark

WMI

Manufacturer

Owner of the Brand

Code of the Country

Country

JAGUAR

SAD

JAGUAR (GB)

TATA

SA

United Kingdom

JAGUAR

SAJ

JAGUAR (GB)

TATA

SA

United Kingdom

 

 

 

Position 4

 

For Jaguar models made before and inclusive of the year 1999, position four is held by the model code of the vehicle. This is as shown below:

 

A - XJ6 (Series 3)
C - Daimler Sovereign (XJ40)
F - XJ6 (XJ40) (1992 ...)
G - XK8 / XKR
J - Daimler Executive
H - XJ6 (1993 ...) / XJ8 / Daimler Sovereign (XJ40) (... 1992)
K - XJ LWB / Vanden Plas (X300)
M - XJ12 / Daimler Majestic
N - XJS / XJSC
P - XJR / XJ Sport
S - XJR-S / JagSport
T - XJS Rouge / Classic

 

For Jaguar models made after the year 2000, position four identifies the gearbox type, the security code and compliance with the country. This is as indicated below:

 

European market: Gearbox type
A - automatic gearbox
B - manual

North American market: Security Code and compliance with country
B - Canada
D - 4 airbags for the US market
E - US
F - 4 airbags for the market in Canada
G - Canada
J - US
P - 4 airbags market Mexico
R - Mexico
T - Mexico
W - front and side airbags, inflatable side curtains; US, compliance FMVSS208
the X - front and side airbags, inflatable side curtains; Canada, compliance FMVSS208
the Y - Mexico, compliance with the requirements of FMVSS208

 

Position 5

 

For Jaguar models made before and inclusive of the year 1999, position five of the VIN identifies the security systems incorporated in the vehicle. This is as shown below:

 

A - passive seat belts (1987 ... 1989)
N - Dual front air bags driver and passenger (Canada)
T - the driver's airbag and passive safety belts
S - Dual front air bags driver and passenger ( Mexico)
V - active seat belts for the North American market (1983 ... 1987)
W - driver's front airbag (1990 ... 1995)
X - two front air driver and passenger airbags for the North American market
Y - passive by the Security belts for the North American market (1983 ... 1987)

 

For Jaguar models made after the year 2000, position five identifies the security code of the vehicle for the European market. For the North American market, position five identifies the gearbox type. This is as shown below:

 

A - automatic gearbox
B - manual

 

Position 6

 

For Jaguar models made before and inclusive of the year 1999, position six of the VIN identifies the body type of the vehicle. This is as shown below:

 

Jaguar
1 - sedan, 4 doors
2 - Convertible 2 + 2, 2 door
3 - convertible, 2 doors
4 - compartment 2 doors
5 - compartment 2 + 2, 2 doors
6 - sedan long wheelbase

Daimler
E - compartment door 2
F - convertible, the door 2
L - sedan usual wheelbase
M - sedan long wheelbase
N - limousine

 

For Jaguar models made after the year 2000, position six and seven identify the model and body type of the vehicle. This is as shown below:

 

01 - S-Type, 4 door sedan
03 - S-Type Sport, 4 door sedan
12 - XJ Sport, 4 door sedan
14 - XJ8, 4 door sedan
15 - XJR, 4 door sedan
1C - XJ 4 door sedan (X351)
20 - XJ8L, four door sedan, a long wheelbase
23 - XJ8L, four door sedan, a long wheelbase
24 - Vanden Plas, 4 door sedan
25 - Vanden Plas SC, 4 door sedan (with compressor supercharged / supercharged)
25 - XJ Super V8, four door sedan
2A - F-Pace, diesel
2B - F-Pace, gasoline
41 - XK / XKR two-door coupe
42 - XK / XKR 2 doors convertible
43 - XK / XKR coupe
44 - XK / XKR Convertible
51 - X-Type, 4 door sedan
52 - X-Type Wagon, 5 doors wagon
53 - X-Type Sport, 4 door sedan
54 - X-Type Sport Wagon SE, 5 door wagon
71 - XJ, 4 Door Sedan
73 - XJR, 4 Door Sedan
74 - Vanden Plas, 4 Door Sedan
79 - XJ8L, four door sedan, a long wheelbase
82 - Vanden Plas, four door sedan, a long wheelbase
82 - Super the V8, 4 door sedan, a longer wheelbase, 5 seats
86 - Super V8 Portfolio, 4 door sedan, the long wheelbase, 4 places

 

Position 7

 

For Jaguar models made before and inclusive of the year 1999, position seven of the VIN identifies the engine type of the vehicle both in European and North American market. This can be as shown below:

 

European market:
Bed and - 3.6 liter petrol R6
C - 3.6-liter petrol R6
D - 3.6, 4.0-liter gasoline R6
E - 3.0, 3.6-liter gasoline R6
F - 2.9, 4.0-liter gasoline R6
G - 2.9, 3.2-liter gasoline R6
H - 2.9, 3.6 liter gasoline R6
J - 2.9 liter gasoline R6
S - 6.0 liters gasoline V12

North American market:
0 - 5.3 liter gasoline V12
1 - 4.0 liters of gasoline with a compressor supercharged R6
2 - 4.0 liter gasoline R6 "CA"
3 - 6.0 liter gasoline V12
5 - 3.6 liter gasoline R6
6 - 3.6 liter gasoline with increased compression R6
7 - 4.0 liter gasoline R6
8 - 5.3 liter gasoline V12
9 - 4.0 liter petrol R6 "Mexico"

 

Position 8

 

For Jaguar models made before and inclusive of the year 1999, position eight of the VIN identifies the transmission and steering of the vehicle. This is as shown below:

 

3 - automatic gearbox, the right wheel
4 - automatic gearbox, the left wheel
7 - manual, right wheel
8 - manual, left wheel

 

For Jaguar models made after the year 2000, position eight of the VIN identifies the engine of the vehicle and or a special version for the market. This are as shown below:

 

A - the S-2.5 of the type, Mexico
A - X-type, S- type 3.0 ULEV US / Canada
B - S-type, XKR, XJR / Vanden Plas SC, XJ Super, 4.2L V8 ULEV, USA / Canada
B - S-type 3.0L, Mexico
B - XJ 5.0L, USA (X351)
C - S-type V6, X-type 3.0L V6, USA / Canada
C - XJ8, XJ8L, Vanden Plas , XK8, XKR, XJR, SV8 , S-type R 4.2L V8 Supercharged, USA / Canada
C - XJ / Sovereign 4.0L, USA (X300)
D - S-type V8, X-type 2.5L V6, USA / Canada
D - X-type 2.5L, Canada
E - X-type 3.0, Mexico
E - X-type 4.0, Europe
F - X-type 2.5 V6, Mexico
G - V8, Mexico
H - S-type, 3.0, Mexico
K - XJ, XK, S-type 4.2L V8 Supercharge, Mexico
K - F-Pace, gasoline or other international markets
L - XJR, XKR, S- type R 4.2L V8 Supercharge, Mexico
L - XJ, XK, S- type 3.0 L V6, Mexico
M - S-type, 3.0 V6 , Mexico
N - S-Type 3.0L V6, USA / Canada
N - F-Pace Turbo diesel, other international markets
P - XJ, XK, S- Type 4.2L V8, Mexico
P - S-Type 4.0L, USA / Canada
R - XJR , XKR, S-type 4.2 V8 , Mexico
S - S-type R 4.0L, Mexico
T - S-Type 3.0L V6, USA / Canada
U - S-Type 4.2L V8, USA / Canada
V - S-Type R 4.2L V8 Supercharged, the US / Canada
V - F-Pace, the US / Canada

 

Position 9

 

Position nine of the Jaguar VIN represents the checksum value. This value is used to check the validity of the VIN that is being checked.

 

Position 10 “ Model Year

 

Position ten of the Jaguar VIN identifies the production year of your model.

 

Year of Issue

Designation

Year of Issue

Designation

Year of Issue

Designation

1971

1

1991

M

2011

B

1972

2

1992

N

2012

C

1973

3

1993

P

2013

D

1974

4

1994

R

2014

E

1975

5

1995

S

2015

F

1976

6

1996

T

2016

 

 

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