Decode Mitsubishi VIN Number

Mitsubishi VIN Decoder

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HOW TO DECODE MITSUBISHI VIN

 

decode Mitsubishi VIN number

Position 1

This position in the Mitsubishi VIN identifies the particular country where the vehicle was assembled.

1, 4, 5 United States

J Japan

Position 2

The second position of the VIN identifies the manufacturer of the car, in this case, Mitsubishi.

  • A
  • L

Position 3

The third position of the Mitsubishi VIN identifies the exact brand division even if the manufacturer of the vehicle has a number of divisions.

The first three positions of the Mitsubishi VIN represent the World Make Identifiers (WMI). Some of the examples for your Mitsubishi may be as follows:

Mark

WMI

Manufacturer

Brand Owner

Country Code

Country

MITSUBISHI

4A3

MITSUBISHI (USA)

MITSUBISHI

4A

USA

MITSUBISHI

4A4

MITSUBISHI (USA)

MITSUBISHI

4A

USA

MITSUBISHI

4A7

MITSUBISHI (USA)

MITSUBISHI

4A

USA

MITSUBISHI

4AH

MITSUBISHI (USA)

MITSUBISHI

4A

USA

MITSUBISHI

4AM

MITSUBISHI (USA)

MITSUBISHI

4A

USA

MITSUBISHI

4M3

MITSUBISHI (USA)

MITSUBISHI

4M

USA

MITSUBISHI

4M4

MITSUBISHI (USA)

MITSUBISHI

4M

USA

MITSUBISHI

4M7

MITSUBISHI (USA)

MITSUBISHI

4M

USA

MITSUBISHI

4MA

MITSUBISHI (USA)

MITSUBISHI

4M

USA

MITSUBISHI

4MB

MITSUBISHI (USA)

MITSUBISHI

4M

USA

MITSUBISHI

4TH

MITSUBISHI (USA)

MITSUBISHI

4M

USA

MITSUBISHI

4MM

MITSUBISHI (USA)

MITSUBISHI

4M

USA

MITSUBISHI

4P3

MITSUBISHI (USA)

MITSUBISHI

4p

USA

MITSUBISHI

6A3

Mitsubishi Motors Australia (AU)

MITSUBISHI

6A

Australia

MITSUBISHI

6MM

Mitsubishi Motors Australia (AU)

MITSUBISHI

6M

Australia

MITSUBISHI

CS6

MITSUBISHI ()

MITSUBISHI

CS

SOMEWHERE IN AFRICA

MITSUBISHI

J50

MITSUBISHI (J)

MITSUBISHI

J5

Japan

MITSUBISHI

JA3

MITSUBISHI (J)

MITSUBISHI

AND

Japan

MITSUBISHI

JA4

MITSUBISHI (J)

MITSUBISHI

AND

Japan

MITSUBISHI

JA5

MITSUBISHI (J)

MITSUBISHI

AND

Japan

MITSUBISHI

JA6

MITSUBISHI (J)

MITSUBISHI

AND

Japan

MITSUBISHI

JA7

MITSUBISHI (J)

MITSUBISHI

AND

Japan

MITSUBISHI

JB3

MITSUBISHI (J)

MITSUBISHI

JB

Japan

MITSUBISHI

JB4

MITSUBISHI (J)

MITSUBISHI

JB

Japan

MITSUBISHI

JB5

MITSUBISHI (J)

MITSUBISHI

JB

Japan

MITSUBISHI

JB6

MITSUBISHI (J)

MITSUBISHI

JB

Japan

MITSUBISHI

JB7

MITSUBISHI (J)

MITSUBISHI

JB

Japan

MITSUBISHI

JJ5

MITSUBISHI (J)

MITSUBISHI

JJ

Japan

MITSUBISHI

JMA

MITSUBISHI (J)

MITSUBISHI

JM

Japan

MITSUBISHI

JMB

MITSUBISHI (J)

MITSUBISHI

JM

Japan

MITSUBISHI

JMC

MITSUBISHI (J)

MITSUBISHI

JM

Japan

MITSUBISHI

JMD

MITSUBISHI (J)

MITSUBISHI

JM

Japan

MITSUBISHI

JME

MITSUBISHI (J)

MITSUBISHI

JM

Japan

MITSUBISHI

JMF

MITSUBISHI (J)

MITSUBISHI

JM

Japan

MITSUBISHI

JMG

MITSUBISHI (J)

MITSUBISHI

JM

Japan

MITSUBISHI

JMH

MITSUBISHI (J)

MITSUBISHI

JM

Japan

MITSUBISHI

JMJ

MITSUBISHI (J)

MITSUBISHI

JM

Japan

MITSUBISHI

JMK

MITSUBISHI (J)

MITSUBISHI

JM

Japan

MITSUBISHI

JML

MITSUBISHI (J)

MITSUBISHI

JM

Japan

MITSUBISHI

JMM

MITSUBISHI (J)

MITSUBISHI

JM

Japan

MITSUBISHI

JMN

MITSUBISHI (J)

MITSUBISHI

JM

Japan

MITSUBISHI

JMP

MITSUBISHI (J)

MITSUBISHI

JM

Japan

MITSUBISHI

JMR

MITSUBISHI (J)

MITSUBISHI

JM

Japan

MITSUBISHI

ETC.

MITSUBISHI (J)

MITSUBISHI

JM

Japan

MITSUBISHI

JMT

MITSUBISHI (J)

MITSUBISHI

JM

Japan

MITSUBISHI

JMU

MITSUBISHI (J)

MITSUBISHI

JM

Japan

MITSUBISHI

JMV

MITSUBISHI (J)

MITSUBISHI

JM

Japan

MITSUBISHI

JMW

MITSUBISHI (J)

MITSUBISHI

JM

Japan

MITSUBISHI

JMX

MITSUBISHI (J)

MITSUBISHI

JM

Japan

MITSUBISHI

JMY

MITSUBISHI (J)

MITSUBISHI

JM

Japan

MITSUBISHI

JP3

MITSUBISHI (J)

MITSUBISHI

JP

Japan

MITSUBISHI

JP4

MITSUBISHI (J)

MITSUBISHI

JP

Japan

MITSUBISHI

JP5

MITSUBISHI (J)

MITSUBISHI

JP

Japan

MITSUBISHI

JP6

MITSUBISHI (J)

MITSUBISHI

JP

Japan

MITSUBISHI

JP7

MITSUBISHI (J)

MITSUBISHI

JP

Japan

MITSUBISHI

KA3

MITSUBISHI (KOR)

MITSUBISHI

KA

Korea

MITSUBISHI

KA4

MITSUBISHI (KOR)

MITSUBISHI

KA

Korea

MITSUBISHI

KA7

MITSUBISHI (KOR)

MITSUBISHI

KA

Korea

MITSUBISHI

KAH

MITSUBISHI (KOR)

MITSUBISHI

KA

Korea

MITSUBISHI

CAME

MITSUBISHI (KOR)

MITSUBISHI

KA

Korea

MITSUBISHI

KM3

HYUNDAI (KOR)

MITSUBISHI

KM

Korea

MITSUBISHI

KMM

HYUNDAI (KOR)

MITSUBISHI

KM

Korea

MITSUBISHI

KPH

HYUNDAI (KOR)

MITSUBISHI

KP

Korea

MITSUBISHI

P6

MITSUBISHI (CHN)

MITSUBISHI

LL

China

MITSUBISHI

MMB

MITSUBISHI (THA)

MITSUBISHI

MM

Thailand

MITSUBISHI

MMD

MMC Sittipol 

MITSUBISHI

MM

Thailand

MITSUBISHI

MMT

MMC Sittipol Co. (THA)

MITSUBISHI

MM

Thailand

MITSUBISHI

NLT

TEMSA (TR)

MITSUBISHI

NL

Turkey

MITSUBISHI

RLA

Vina Star Motors 

MITSUBISHI

RL

Vietnam

MITSUBISHI

TYB

MITSUBISHI (P)

MITSUBISHI

COMPANY

Portugal

MITSUBISHI

XMA

NedCar (NL)

MITSUBISHI

XM

Holland

MITSUBISHI

XMB

NedCar (NL)

MITSUBISHI

XM

Holland

MITSUBISHI

XMC

NedCar (NL)

MITSUBISHI

XM

Holland

MITSUBISHI

XMD

NedCar (NL)

MITSUBISHI

XM

Holland

MITSUBISHI

Z8T

PCMA Rus (RUS)

MITSUBISHI

Z8

Russia

 

Position 4

For vehicles made for the European market, this position identifies the body type of the vehicle.

  • C - pickup
  • J - pickup double cabin (Double Cab)
  • L - wagon
  • M - hatchback, 3 bits.
  • N - compartment 3 bits.
  • S - sedan 4 bits.
  • T - sedan, 4 bits.
  • X - hatchback, 5 dv.

For Mitsubishi vehicles made for the North American market, this position identifies the passive safety means of the vehicle.

  • A - the driver and front-seat passenger
  • B - active safety belts (up to 1992 years) / driver airbag (from 1993 years)
  • C - the passive safety harness
  • D - active seat belt
  • S - sedan 4 bits.
  • T - sedan, 4 bits.
  • X - hatchback, 5 dv.

Position 5

For Mitsubishi vehicles made for the European market, this position identifies the transmission type of the vehicle.

  • F - manual, 4 tbsp.
  • J - variator
  • J - manual, 6 tablespoons.
  • N - manual, 5, Art.
  • K - automatic gearbox, 3 tbsp.
  • R - automatic gearbox, 4 tbsp.
  • Y - automatic gearbox, 5, Art.

For Mitsubishi vehicles made for the North American market, position five identifies the model of the vehicle.

  • A - Mirage
  • B - Galant / Sigma / Expo LRV (peredneprivodnyh) (1991-97)
  • C - Starion (1982-90) / Diamante / Exro LRV (AWD)
  • D - Precis (1982-90) / 3000GT (peredneprivodnyh ) / Expo (peredneprivodnyh)
  • E - 3000GT (polnolrivodm) I Expo (polmoprivodn)
  • F - Cordia (1982-90) / Tredia (1982-90) / Eclipse (peredneprivodnyh)
  • G - Eclipse (AWD)
  • H - Galant (front-drive) 1993
  • J - Montero / Calantl (1994-96)
  • K - Montero / Eclipse (peredneprivodnyh) (95- 96)
  • L - Truck (RWD) / Eclipse (AWD) / Eclipse GSX (95-96)
  • M - Truck (4WD) / 3000Gr (peredneprivodnyh)
  • N - 3000GT (polnolrmvodn) VR4
  • P - Diamante
  • R - Galant (peredneprivodnyh) / Montero
  • S - Eclipse (peredneprivodnyh) / Truck (RWD)
  • T - Eclipse (polnopri aq) / Truck (4WD)
  • U - Mirage
  • V - Expo LRV (peredneprivodnyh) / 3000GT Conv (peredieprivodn)
  • W - Expo LRV (popnolrnaodn) / ZOOSST Conv (AWD)
  • X - Galant (AWD) / Eclipse Conv
  • Y - Expo (peredneprivodnyh )
  • the Z - Expo (all-wheel drive)

Position 6

For Mitsubishi vehicles made for the European market, this position identifies the model type of the vehicle.

  • 1 - Sigma Wagon
  • 2 - Sigma Wagon Aut.
  • C - Colt Lancer, Outlander
  • E - Galant Sapporo
  • D - Space Wagon Carisma Galant
  • F - Sigma
  • K - Pajero Sport
  • L - L300
  • N - Space Wagon
  • P - Spase Gear
  • V - Pajero
  • Z - 3000 GT
  • Z - Colt (2004)

For vehicles made for the North American market, this position identifies the equipment level of the vehicle.

  • 1 - Economy
  • 2 - Deluxe (GL)
  • 3 - Super Deluxe (GLS)
  • 4 - High
  • 5 - Premium/Sports
  • 6 - Premium/Special
  • 7 - Ultimate
  • 8 - Sports/Special

Position 7 – 8

*For Mitsubishi vehicles made for the European market, positions seven through eight identifies the engine type of the vehicle.

*For Mitsubishi vehicles made for the North American Market, position 7 identifies the body type of the vehicle.

Passenger car

  • 0 - wagon, 
  • 1 - sedan,
  • 3 - wagon, 
  • 4 - hatchback, 
  • 5 - cabriolet,2 bits.
  • 6 - sedan,
  • 7 - hardtop sedan, 
  • 9 - wagon, 5 dv.

Pickups and Minivans

  • 1 - wagon, 5 dv. / Pick-up with a short base
  • 2 - minivan, 5 dv. / Pick-up with a long base
  • 3 - van, 3 bits. / A semi-cab pickup (king size)
  • 4 - minivan, 4 bits. / Pickup single cab
  • 5 - pick-up a semi-cabin (king size)
  • 9 - pick-up double cabin (double / long cab)

For the same vehicles, position 8 identifies the engine type of the vehicle in litters.

  • A - 1.5 L
  • B - 3.0 L
  • C - 3.0 L
  • D - 1.8 L
  • E - 2.0 L
  • F - 1.8 L
  • G - 1.8 L
  • H - 3.0  L
  • J - 1.5 L
  • K - 1.4 L
  • L - 1.4 L
  • M - 3.5  L
  • N - 2.5  L
  • P - 1.5
  • R - 2.0  L
  • S - 3.0  L
  • T - 1.8 L
  • U - 2.0  L
  • V - 2.0 L
  • X - 1.5  L
  • Y - 1.6  L

Position 9

For Mitsubishi vehicles made for the European market, position 9 identifies the type of vehicle.

  • 0 - Utility
  • A - passenger
  • C - cabriolet
  • M - compartment
  • V - specialized
  • W - touring

For the vehicles made for the North American market, this position represents the checksum. This value is used to check the validity of the VIN that is being looked up.

Position 10 – Model Year

Position ten of the Mitsubishi VIN identifies the year of production of the vehicle, as shown in the table below.

Position 11 – Assembly Plant

Position 11 of the Mitsubishi VIN identifies the exact plant of assembly of the vehicle even if the manufacturer has some assembly plants.

Position 12-17

Position twelve through seventeen is held by a set of characters that identify the vehicle’s serial number. The number is specific to the vehicle, and it is not standardized; therefore, its choice is solely dependent on the manufacturer.

MITSUBISHI VIN NUMBER LOCATION

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

  • On the driver’s side of the vehicle, viewed from where the dashboard meets the windscreen.
  • On the driver’s door jam
  • On the passenger’s side firewall

MITSUBISHI MODELS

Mitsubishi models are as listed below:

Mitsubishi 360

  • Mitsubishi 380
  • Mitsubishi 500
  • Mitsubishi 3000GT
  • Mitsubishi Adventure
  • Mitsubishi Airtrek
  • Mitsubishi Aspire
  • Mitsubishi Attrage
  • Mitsubishi Carisma
  • Mitsubishi Celeste
  • Mitsubishi Challenger
  • Mitsubishi Champ
  • Mitsubishi Chariot
  • Mitsubishi Colt
  • Mitsubishi Colt 11-F
  • Mitsubishi Colt 1000
  • Mitsubishi Colt 1100
  • Mitsubishi Colt 1100F
  • Mitsubishi Colt 1200
  • Mitsubishi Colt 1500
  • Mitsubishi Colt Bakkie
  • Mitsubishi Colt Galant
  • Mitsubishi Colt Rodeo
  • Mitsubishi Colt T120SS
  • Mitsubishi Cordia
  • Mitsubishi Debonair
  • Mitsubishi Delica
  • Mitsubishi Diamante
  • Mitsubishi Dignity
  • Mitsubishi Dingo
  • Mitsubishi Dion
  • Mitsubishi Eclipse
  • Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross
  • Mitsubishi eK
  • Mitsubishi Emeraude
  • Mitsubishi Endeavor
  • Mitsubishi Eterna
  • Mitsubishi Expo
  • Mitsubishi Expo LRV
  • Mitsubishi Express
  • Mitsubishi Forte
  • Mitsubishi Fortis
  • Mitsubishi Freeca
  • Mitsubishi FTO
  • Mitsubishi Fuzion
  • Mitsubishi G-Wagon
  • Mitsubishi Galant
  • Mitsubishi Galant Fortis
  • Mitsubishi Galant FTO
  • Mitsubishi Galant GTO
  • Mitsubishi Galant Lambda
  • Mitsubishi Galant VR-4
  • Mitsubishi Go
  • Mitsubishi Grandis
  • Mitsubishi Grunder
  • Mitsubishi GTO
  • Mitsubishi L100
  • Mitsubishi L200
  • Mitsubishi L300
  • Mitsubishi Lancer
  • Mitsubishi Lancer (A70)
  • Mitsubishi Lancer Celeste
  • Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution
  • Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution X
  • Mitsubishi Lancer WRC
  • Mitsubishi Legnum
  • Mitsubishi Leo
  • Mitsubishi Lettuce
  • Mitsubishi Libero
  • Mitsubishi Magna
  • Mitsubishi Magnum
  • Mitsubishi Maven
  • Mazda Mazdago
  • Mitsubishi Mighty Max
  • Mitsubishi Minica
  • Mitsubishi Minicab
  • Mitsubishi Mirage
  • Mitsubishi MiEV Evolution
  • Mitsubishi Mizushima
  • Mitsubishi Model A
  • Mitsubishi Montero
  • Mitsubishi Montero iO
  • Mitsubishi Montero Sport
  • Mitsubishi Pajero
  • Mitsubishi Pajero iO
  • Mitsubishi Pajero Junior
  • Mitsubishi Pajero Mini
  • Mitsubishi Pajero Pinin
  • Mitsubishi Pajero Sport
  • Mitsubishi Pajero TR4
  • Mitsubishi Pinin
  • Mitsubishi Pistachio
  • Mitsubishi Precis
  • Mitsubishi Proudia

EXAMPLE DECODED MITSUBISHI VIN

  • VIN:                                      JA32U2FU2FU012590
  • 2015 Mitsubishi Lancer ES 4dr Sedan (2.0L 4cyl CVT)
  • Name:                                  Mitsubishi Lancer ES
  • Cylinder:                             4
  • Size:                                    2
  • Configuration:                   Inline
  • Fuel Type:                          Regular Unleaded
  • Horsepower:                      148
  • Torque:                               4250
  • Gear:                                   Double Overhead Camshaft
  • Automatic Type:                Continuously variable
  • Transmission Type:           AUTOMATIC
  • Driven Wheels:                  Front - wheel drive
  • Num Of Doors:                   4
  • Vehicle Size:                       Compact
  • Primary Body Type:           Car
  • Vehicle Style:                     Sedan
  • Vehicle Type:                      Car
  • Year:                                    2015
  • Name:                                  ES 4dr Sedan (2.0L 4cyl CVT)
  • Body:                                  Sedan
  • Model Name:                      Lancer Sedan
  • Trim:                                    ES
  • Highway:                            34
  • City:                                    26

OPTIONS AND FEATURE CODES

  • EC           High Output Audio Package
  • FQ          Protection Package #2
  • FR           Protection Package#2+Floor Mats
  • FS           Accessory Side Window Deflectors         
  • FS           Bed Gear Package #2
  • FT           Accessory Hood Protector
  • FV           DuroCross Protection Package
  • FW         Protection Package
  • FX           Protection Package+Floor Mats
  • FY           DuroCross Protection Pkg+Floor Mats
  • FZ           DuroCross Preferred Equipment Pkg
  • G0          Accessory Bed Extender
  • G1          Accessory Bed Rail Protectors   
  • G4          Accessory Protection Package
  • G6          Accessory Side Steps
  • G7          Accessory Package- Extended Cab          
  • G8          Accessory Package – Double Cab
  • GC          Accessory Bright Exhaust Finisher
  • GD          Accessory Wheel Lock Package
  • GE          Accessory Mudguards
  • GK          Accessory All Weather Floor Mats           
  • GL           Accessory All Weather Floor Mats – Front Rear
  • GM        Accessory Floor Mats    
  • GV          Accessory Scuff Plate
  • PB5        Premium Paint Charge – Electric Blue Pearl
  • PBS        Premium Paint Charge – Appalachian Blue Pearl
  • PDM      Premium Paint Charge – Granite Gray
  • PRJ         Premium Paint Charge – Lava Red


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