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Look up vehicle identification numbers for all car makes and vehicle models, by year, from Honda. Decode VIN number information on the following makes and models:Honda Insight, Honda Accord, Honda CR-V, Honda Civic, Honda Civic CRX, Honda Civic del Sol, Honda Element, Honda Fit, Honda Insight, Honda Odyssey, Honda Passport, Honda Pilot, Honda Prelude, Honda Ridgeline, Honda S2000.

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What is a VIN Number?

A VIN number is a 17 character alpha/numeric serial number unique to each vehicle, by manufacturer, make, model and year. Each character in the VIN number can be decoded to determine where the car was built, what year, which automotive features are included and more. Together, all the VIN numbers create a history about your Honda.

Where To Find The Vehicle Identification Number Tag
How to use this vehicle identification number information to decode your Honda VIN number: First, either find your VIN number on your vehicle registration or car title or in vehicle maintenance records from your dealer. Additionally, you can find the VIN at various locations on your car. Frequently you can find your VIN number in one of the following locations: on the driver’s side door jam (sometimes on the passenger’s side), under the windshield on the driver’s side, near the firewall of the vehicle or on the steering column. Other places to search for a vehicle identification number include various locations under the hood of your car.

Learn how to find a VIN number on your car.

Now that you found your VIN Honda number, you can start to decode your car, truck or automobile. The first character The first character indicates the country where the vehicle was manufactured. The United States has a VIN code of 1 or 4, while countries such as Japan (J) are designated with letters. To decode your VIN number, simply match your VIN characters to the chart below. Search first to find the model year for your car, then, in order to check VIN number to determine your car history details, match the corresponding position of your vehicle ID number to each of the fields below.

IDENTIFICATION NUMBER OR PLATE LOCATION
Identification plate is located on the left front pillar or on the left side of the dash panel.
MODEL & YEAR
CHASSIS IDENTIFICATION CODES
1973 (Civic 1200)
1007001 thru 110000
1974 (Civic 1200)
2100001 thru 230000
1975 (Civic)
CVCC
1000001 thru 2000000
1200
3300001 thru 4000000
1976
Accord
1000001 thru 1018956
Civic
CVCC
2000001 thru 3000000
1200
4000001 thru 5000000
1977
Accord
2000001 & Up
Civic
CVCC
3000001 thru 4000000
1200
5000001 thru 6000000
1978
Accord
2000001 & Up
Civic
CVCC
4000001 thru 5000000
1200
6000001 thru 7000000
1979
Accord
2000001 & Up
Civic
CVCC
5000001 thru 6000000
1200
7000001 thru 8000000
Prelude
1000001 thru 2000000
1980
Accord
2000001 & Up
Civic
1300
1000001 thru 2000000
1500
1000001 & Up
Prelude
2000001 & Up
1981
Accord,Prelude
BC000001 & Up
Civic
BS000001 & Up
1982
Accord,Civic
CC000001 & Up
Prelude
C00000 & Up
1983
Accord,Prelude
DC000001 & Up
Civic
DS000001 & Up
1984
Accord
EA,EA1,EC000001 & Up
Civic
1300
ES000001 & Up
1500
EC,ES000001 & Up
Prelude
EC000001 & Up
1985
Accord
Ohio Plant
FA000001 & Up
Japan Plant
FC000001 & Up
Civic
2 Door
FS000001 & Up
4 Door
Sed
FS000001 & Up
S/W
FC000001 & Up
Prelude
FC000001 & Up
1986
Accord
Ohio Plant
GA000001 & Up
Japan Plant
GC000001 & Up
Civic
2 Door
GS000001 & Up
4 Door
Sed
GS000001 & Up
S/W
GC000001 & Up
Prelude
GC000001 & Up

MODEL REFERENCE
YEAR & MODEL
ENGINE
TRANS TYPE
1973-74 (Civic 1200)
Four 1157cc (71 C.I.)
4 Spd Std
2 Spd Auto
1975 (Civic)
CVCC
Four 1488cc (91 C.I.)
4 & 5 Spd Std
2 Spd Auto
1200
Four 1223cc (75 C.I.)
4 Spd Std
2 Spd Auto
1976-78
Accord
Four 1597cc (98 C.I.)
5 Spd Std
2 Spd Auto
Civic
CVCC
Four 1488cc (91 C.I.)
4 & 5 Spd Std
2 Spd Auto
1200
Four 1223 (75 C.I.)
4 Spd Std
2 Spd Auto
1979
Accord
Four 1597cc (98 C.I.)
5 Spd Std
2 Spd Auto
Civic
CVCC
Four 1488cc (91 C.I.)
4 & 5 Spd Std
2 Spd Auto
1200
Four 1223cc (75 C.I.)
4 Spd Std
2 Spd Auto
Prelude
Four 1751cc (107 C.I.)
5 Spd Std
2 Spd Auto
1980
Accord
Four 1751cc (107 C.I.)
5 Spd Std
3 Spd Auto
Civic (CVCC)
1300
Four 1335cc (81 C.I.)
4 & 5 Spd Std
1500
Four 1488cc (91 C.I.)
4 & 5 Spd Std
2 Spd Auto
Prelude
Four 1751cc (107 C.I.)
5 Spd Std
3 Spd Auto
1981-82
Accord
Four 1751cc (107 C.I.)
5 Spd Std
3 Spd Auto
Civic (CVCC)
1300
Four 1335cc (81 C.I.)
4 & 5 Spd Std
3 Spd Auto
1500
Four 1488cc (91 C.I.)
5 Spd Std
3 Spd Auto
Prelude
Four 1751cc (107 C.I.)
5 Spd Std
3 Spd Auto
1983
Accord
Four 1751cc (107 C.I.)
5 Spd Std
4 Spd Auto
Civic (CVCC)
1300
Four 1335cc (79 C.I.)
4 & 5 Spd Std
1500
Four 1488cc (91 C.I.)
5 Spd Std
3 Spd Auto
Prelude
Four 1829cc (112 C.I.)
5 Spd Std
4 Spd Auto
1984
Accord
Four 1829cc (112 C.I.)
5 Spd Std
4 Spd Auto
Civic (CVCC), CRX
1300
Four 1342cc (82 C.I.)
4 Spd Std
1500
Four 1488cc (91 C.I.)
5 Spd Std
3 Spd Auto
Prelude
Four 1829cc (112 C.I.)
5 Spd Std
4 Spd Auto
1985
Accord
Four 1829cc (112 C.I.)
5 Spd Std
4 Spd Auto
Civic, CRX
1300
Four 1342cc (82 C.I.)
4 Spd Std
1500
Four 1488cc (91 C.I.)
5 Spd Std
6 Spd Std (4×4)
3 Spd Auto
Prelude
Four 1829cc (112 C.I.)
5 Spd Std
4 Spd Auto

ENGINE IDENTIFICATION CODES (Cont.)
ENGINE IDENTIFICATION NUMBER LOCATION
Identification plate is located on the right rear of the engine near the distributor 1973-93.
Identification plate is located on front of engine near motor mount 1994-2006.
MODEL & YEAR
ENGINE IDENTIFICATION CODES
1973 (Civic 1200)
EB1-100000 thru 1069000
1974 (Civic 1200)
EB2-1000001 thru 1076643
1975
Civic
CVCC
1000001 thru 2000000
1200
EB2-2000001 thru 3000000
1976
Accord
1000001 thru 1019068
Civic
CVCC
2000001 thru 3000000
1200
N.A.
1977
Accord
2000001 & Up
Civic
CVCC
3000001 thru 4000000
1200
N.A.
1978
Accord
exc LX
2000001 & Up
LX
EK1-2500001 & Up
Civic
CVCC
4000001 thru 5000000
1200
EB3-1000001 thru 2000000
1979
Accord
exc LX
2000001 & Up
LX
EK1 – 2500001 & Up
Civic
CVCC
5000001 & Up
1200
EB3-2000001 & Up
Prelude
EK1-1000001 & Up
1980
Accord
exc LX
2000001 & Up
LX
EK1-2500001 & Up
Civic
1300
EJ1-1500001 & Up
1500
EM1-1000001 & Up
Prelude
EK1-2000001 & Up
1981
Accord,Prelude
EK1-3000001 & Up
Civic
1300
EJ1-2000001 & Up
1500
EM1-2000001 & Up
1982
Accord,Prelude
EK1-4000001 & Up
Civic
1300
EJ1-2100001 & Up
1500
EM1-3100001 & Up
1983
Accord
EK1-5000001 & Up
Civic
1300
EJ1-2400001 & Up
1500
EM1-4000001 & Up
Prelude
ES1-1000001 & Up
1984
Accord
Calif
ES2-10000001 & Up
Ohio
ES2-12000001 & Up
All Other States
w/Hi Alt’d E.C.S.
ES2-19000001 & Up
w/o Hi Alt’d E.C.S.
ES2-15000001 & Up
Civic, CRX
1300
w/Calif E.C.S.
EV1-1000001 & Up
w/o Calif E.C.S.
w/Hi Alt’d E.C.S.
EV1-19000001 & Up
MODEL & YEAR
ENGINE IDENTIFICATION CODES
1984 (Cont.)
w/o Hi Alt’d E.C.S.
EV1-1500001 & Up
1500
w/Calif E.C.S.
EW1-1000001 & Up
w/o Calif E.C.S.
EW1-1500001 & Up
Prelude
w/Calif E.C.S.
ET2-1000001 & Up
w/o Calif E.C.S.
ET2-1500001 & Up
1985
Accord
Ohio Plant
w/Fuel Injection
ES3-1200001 & Up
w/o Fuel Injection
ES2-2200001 & Up
Japan Plant
w/Fuel Injection
w/Calif E.C.S.
ES3-1000001 & Up
w/o Calif E.C.S.
ES3-1500001 & Up
w/o Fuel Injection
w/Calif E.C.S.
ES2-2000001 & Up
w/o Calif E.C.S.
w/Hi Alt’d E.C.S.
ES2-2900001 & Up
w/o Hi Alt’d E.C.S.
ES2-2500001 & Up
Civic, CRX
1300
w/Calif E.C.S.
EV1-2000001 & Up
w/o Calif E.C.S.
w/Hi Alt’d E.C.S.
EV1-2900001 & Up
w/o Hi Alt’d E.C.S.
EV1-2500001 & Up
1500
w/Fuel Injection
w/Calif E.C.S.
EW3-2000001 & Up
w/o Calif E.C.S.
EW3-2500001 & Up
w/o Fuel Injection
w/Calif E.C.S.
EW1-2000001 & Up
w/o Calif E.C.S.
w/Hi Alt’d E.C.S.
EW1-2900001 & Up
w/o Hi Alt’d E.C.S.
EW1-2500001 & Up
Prelude
w/Calif E.C.S.
ET-2000004 & Up
w/o Calif E.C.S.
ET2-2500008 & Up
1986
Accord
Ohio Plant
w/Fuel Injection
BT-2200001 & Up
w/o Fuel Injection
BS-1200001 & Up
Japan Plant
w/Fuel Injection
w/Calif E.C.S.
BT-2000001 & Up
w/o Calif E.C.S.
BT-2500001 & Up
w/o Fuel Injection
w/Calif E.C.S.
BS-1000001 & Up
w/o Calif E.C.S.
BS-1500001 & Up
Civic, CRX
1300
w/Calif E.C.S.
EV1-3000001 & Up
w/o Calif E.C.S.
w/Hi Alt’d E.C.S.
EV1-3900001 & Up
w/o Hi Alt’d E.C.S.
EV1-3500001 & Up
1500
w/Fuel Injection
w/Calif E.C.S.
EW4-1000001 & Up
w/o Calif E.C.S.
EW4-1500001 & Up
w/o Fuel Injection
w/Calif E.C.S.
EW1-3000001 & Up
w/o Calif E.C.S.
w/Hi Alt’d E.C.S.
EW1-3900001 & Up
w/o Hi Alt’d E.C.S.
EW1-3500001 & Up

VIN Decoder Abbreviations

Here are handy VIN abbreviations. In example, a 2dr, 4WD, conv, LE would convert to a two door, 4 wheel drive, convertible, limited edition. Some of the most common abbreviations: 2 Dr = Two Door | 4 Dr = 4 Door | 4WD = 4 Four Wheel Drive | AB = Air Bag | AT = Automatic Transmission | Auto = Automatic | AWD = All Wheel Drive | Cyl = Cylinder | Conv = Convertible | Cpe = Coupe | Dr = Door or Drive | FWD = Front Wheel Drive | HB = Hatchback | HP = Horsepower | HT = Hard Top | L = Litre | LE = Limited Edition | LWB = Long Wheel Base | MPH = Miles Per Hour | PU or P/U = Pickup | RWD = Rear Wheel Drive | SE = Special Edition | Sed = Sedan | Spd = Speed | Spt = Sport | ST = Standard Transmission | Std = Standard | w/ = with | w/o = with out