Jaguar VIN Decoder

Jaguar VIN Decoder

Updated Thursday Jul 06, 2017

Are you trying to decode your Jaguar using the VIN number? Jaguar VIN decoders allow you to lookup options, specs, features, engine, transmission, color and a lot more information of your Jaguar. Below we have provided a free Jaguar VIN Decoder. Enter the VIN number and see what information it provides for your Jaguar. If our free Jaguar decoder doesn't provide all the information you need, check out the next option. It is the official Jaguar decoder and provides in depth information plus the build sheet. 

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Where can I find the VIN number? 

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  The title, registration or insurance card.

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HOW TO DECODE JAGUAR VIN


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

G

1977

7

1997

V

2017

H

1978

8

1998

W

2018

J

1979

9

1999

X

2019

K

1980

A

2000

Y

2020

L

1981

B

2001

1

2021

M

1982

C

2002

2

2022

N

1983

D

2003

3

2023

P

1984

E

2004

4

2024

R

1985

F

2005

5

2025

S

1986

G

2006

6

2026

T

1987

H

2007

7

2027

V

1988

J

2008

8

2028

W

1989

K

2009

9

2029

X

1990

L

2010

A

2030

Y

 

Position 11

For Jaguar models made before and inclusive of the year 1999, position eleven of the VIN identifies the factory where the vehicle was assembled. This is as shown below:

C - browns Lane (Brown's Lane), United Kingdom

For Jaguar models made after the year 2000, position eleven of the VIN identifies the manufacturer and the model of the vehicle. This can be as shown below:

1 - 4.2L S-Type R Supercharged; Castle Bromwich (UK)
2 - 4.2L XK8; Brown's Lane (UK)
3 - 4.2L XKR Supercharged; Brown's Lane (United Kingdom)
5 - 4.2L XK / XKR; Castle Bromwich (UK)
A - F-Pace, Solihull (UK)
D - XJ 4.2L; Castle Bromwich (United Kingdom)
E - the XJ Supercharged 4.2L; Castle Bromwich (UK)
F - 3.0L V6 S-Type; Castle Bromwich (United Kingdom)
G - the S-4.0L the Type the V8; Castle Bromwich (UK)
H - 4.2L S-Type; Castle Bromwich (United Kingdom)
L - 4.0L Sedan is; Castle Bromwich (United Kingdom)
M - 4.0L Supercharged; Brown's Lane (United Kingdom)
N - the XK8 4.0L; Brown's Lane (Great Britain)
P - the XKR Supercharged; Brown's Lane (UK)
S - the XJ 4.2L; Brown's Line (UK)
T - 4.2L XJR; Brown's Line (UK)
W - the X-3.0L the Type; Halewood (UK)
X - the X-2.5L the Type; Halewood (UK)

Position 12-17

For Jaguar models made from the year 2000, position twelve of their VIN identifies the vehicle model. This can be as shown below:

0 - F-Pace
A - XK8 / XK8 Sports
B - XK
C, D, E, J - X-type
F - XJ Sedan, Super 8
H - XJ Sedan
G - XJ (X350)
L, M - S- type (except for the North American market)
N, P - S-type
V - XJ (X351)

For these Jaguars, position thirteen through seventeen are held by the vehicle serial number. This number is solely dependent on the manufacturer’s preference and it is not standardized in any way.

For Jaguar models before and inclusive of the year 1999, position twelve through seventeen of their VIN is held by a series of numbers that represent the serial number of the vehicle. This can be as shown below:

100001 - XJS, Convertible
300001 - Series III
500001 - XJ6 / VDP
720001 - XJ Sedan
001001 - XK8

 

JAGUAR VIN NUMBER LOCATION

The Jaguar VIN can be located in the following areas of the vehicle:

  • On the base of the front windscreen
  • Stamped on the center of the bulkhead
  • On a white sticker located on the nearside passenger ‘A’ post
  • Found below and to the rear of the oil cap

JAGUAR MODELS

Jaguar models are as listed below:

  • 2.4
  • 3.4
  • 3.8
  • 340
  • 420
  • C-TYPE
  • D-TYPE
  • E-TYPE
  • F-TYPE
  • MARK
  • MK
  • Mk
  • S-TYPE
  • SS100
  • VANDEN
  • X-TYPE
  • XF
  • XJ
  • XJR
  • XJS
  • XJSC
  • XK
  • XK120
  • XK140
  • XK150
  • XK8
  • XKE
  • XKR
  • XKSS

EXAMPLE DECODED JAGUAR VIN

VIN: SAJBK4BV0HCY45168

2017 Jaguar XF 35t Prestige 4dr Sedan AWD (3.0L 6cyl S/C 8A)

General Information

Body type:                                                                       Sedan

Vehicle Size:                                                                  Large

Pass Doors:                                                                     4

Alternative name:                                                       35t Prestige 4dr Sedan AWD (3.0L 6cyl S/C 8A)

Drivetrain:                                                                       All Wheel Drive

 

Engine and Powertrain

Type:                                                                                 Gas

Displacement L/CI:                                                      2995

Horsepower:                                                                  340

Fuel Type:                                                                       Premium Unleaded

Fuel MPG City               :                                                               20 City/ 28 Highway

Torque:                                                                             332

 

OPTIONS AND FEATURE CODES