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Chevrolet Sonic Repair Manual: Vehicle, Engine and Transmission ID and VIN Location, Derivative and Usage

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The vehicle identification number (VIN) plate is the legal identifier of the

The vehicle identification number (VIN) plate is the legal identifier of the vehicle. The VIN plate is located on the upper left corner of the instrument panel (I/P) and can be seen through the windshield from the outside of the vehicle:

Vehicle, Engine and Transmission ID and VIN Location, Derivative and Usage

Position

Definition

Character

Description

1

Country of Origin

1

United States

3

Mexico

2

Manufacturer

G

General Motors

3

Make

1

Chevrolet

4?

Vehicle Line/Series

A

Chevrolet Sonic LS (Automatic)

B

Chevrolet Sonic LS (Manual)

C

Chevrolet Sonic LT (Automatic)

D

Chevrolet Sonic LT (Manual)

E

Chevrolet Sonic LTZ (Automatic)

F

Chevrolet Sonic LTZ (Manual)

6

Body Style

5

69 − Sedan, 4-Door, 4 Window, Notchback

6

48 − Sedan, 4-Door, 4 Window, Hatchback

7

Restraint System

A

Active Manual Belts, Airbag Delete

C

Active Manual Belts, Airbag − Driver & Passenger − Front (1st row)

D

Active Manual Belts, Airbag − Driver & Passenger − Front (1st row), & Front Seat Side (1st row)

E

Active Manual Belts, Airbags − Driver & Passenger − Front (1st row), & Front Seat Side (1st row), Roof Side (all seating rows)

S

Active Manual Belts, Airbags ?Driver & Passenger Front (1st row), Front Seat Side (1st row) & Rear Seat Side (2nd row), Roof Side (all seating rows), Driver & Passenger knee (1st row)

8

Engine Type

B

RPO LUV Engine ?Gas, 4 Cylinder, 1.4L, MFI, DOHC, Turbo, VVT, Alum, E85 Max

C

RPO LDE Engine ?Gas, 4 Cylinder, 1.6L, MFI, DOHC, VVT, Variable Camshaft Phasing, Variable Intake Module (VIM)

D

RPO LFJ − Gas, 4 Cylinder, 1.6L MFI, E100 Max

G

RPO LWE Engine ?Gas, 4 Cylinder, 1.8L, MFI, DOHC, VVT, 103 KW

H

RPO LUW Engine ?Gas/Ethanol, 4 Cylinder, 1.8L, MFI, 103KW, DOHC, E85

9

Check Digit

X

Calculated by POMS

10

Model Year

D

2013

11

Plant Location

4

Orion

S

Ramos Arizpe

12?7

Plant Sequence Number

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Plant Sequence Number

1.6L (LDE/LFJ) Engine ID and VIN Derivative Location

Refer to Engine Identification.

6T30/6T40/6T45/6T50 (MH9) Transmission ID and VIN Derivative Location

Refer to Transmission Identification Information.

M20-6 (MZ7) Transmission ID and VIN Derivative Location

Refer to Transmission Identification Information.

Transmission System Description and Operation
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Fluid Pump Selective Measurement
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Other materials:

Timing Belt Adjustment
Special Tools EN-652 Flywheel Holder EN-6333 Locking Pin EN-6340 Locking Tool EN-6628-A Locking Tool EN-45059 Torque Angle Sensor Kit For equivalent regional tool, refer to Special Tools. Removal Procedure Remove the timing belt upper front cover. Refer to Timing Bel ...

Door Lock and Ignition Lock Folding and Non-Folding Key Cutting
High Security keys are available from the service parts system. Obtain the key code from the security card or from the GM Dealer World, Parts, Key Code Look Up system. If you have the key code and access to a Triax-E., BD Laser or other code key cutting machine from the GM Dealer Equipment C ...

Where to Put the Restraint
According to accident statistics, children and infants are safer when properly restrained in a child restraint system or infant restraint system secured in a rear seating position. Whenever possible, children aged 12 and under should be secured in a rear seating position. Never put a rear-fa ...

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