In general Volvo bus can be identified from the following numbers: Location of volvo bus identification number- stamped on the vehicle- on the factory plate . Production Number- on the production data plate . Volvo bus Engine Number- on the engine blockGearbox Number- on the gearbox , Volvo bus booking .
Volvo bus identification number:
Location of the Volvo bus vin :
Form and appearance of the Volvo bus vin
Volvo bus vin decoder
Volvo Factory Plate:
Location of the Volvo type plate
Form and appearance of the Volvo type plate
Production Number of Volvo bus:
Volvo bus Engine Number:
As a rule the vehicles are fitted with truck engines. It is normally very difficult or even impossible to read the stamped engine number or the once the engine has been fitted because of all the other aggregate fittings and the way the engine is installed.
4.1 D 7 Engines
At the front, on the left, in the direction of travel
4.2 D 9 / D10 / D 13 Engines
At the back, on the right, in the direction of travel
4.3 D 12 Engines
At the front, on the right, in the direction of travel
On horizontally installed engines the engine number is normally on the bottom side and almost impossible to see.
Volvo bus Gearbox number:
The plate can vary in appearance depending on the manufacturer.