Read your supra vin number

How to Read the
Supra VIN Number


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  • For models 1993-1995, “Turbo vs. Non-Turbo” is determined by the 
    SERIES or
    Field 7.

  • For models 1996-1998, “Turbo vs. Non-Turbo” is determined by the
    ENGINE or
    Field 5.

  • Only in models 1993-1995 can you determine “Targa vs. Hard Top”

Where to
find the vin number?

  • On insurance

  • On vehicle registration

  • On  sticker on the
    driver door side

  • On many body panel

This an example from the
driver door side(93 NA supra)


identifying the correct part for your vehicle, it may be necessary
to know the production date, model number, engine number, color,
trim, axle or transmission code. The illustration above is an
example of a Vehicle Identification Label which is affixed to all
Toyota vehicle’s at the time of production.

On passenger cars, the I.D. label is located on the inside of the
driver’s door.

– Vehicle Identification Numbers (V.I.N.)
contain 17 digits consisting of letters and numbers only. V.I.N.
numbers beginning with the letter “JT” were produced in Japan, all
others were produced in North America.

– Production
date information will appear on the Identification plate in the
following format: 08/88 for August of

– Exterior color and interior trim code
numbers will appear together in the lower left corner, such as
033/KA41, with the digits to the left of the slash indicating the
exterior color code and the final four digits indicating the
interior trim code. The third and fourth digits of the interior trim
code indicates the interior color ( ie. KA41 = interior trim code #

– Please remember that most manufacturers,
including Toyota, release new models in August each year. Therefore
a vehicle with a production date of 07/93 would be considered a 1993
model, whereas a vehicle with a production date of 08/93 would be
considered a 1994 model.



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One Response to Read your supra vin number

  1. dnm says:

    Also note that digit #10 is the vehicle model year.

    P = 93
    R = 94
    S = 95
    T = 96
    V = 97
    W = 98
    X = 99
    Y = 00
    1 = 01
    2 = 02

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