Kia VIN Number

Kia Motors vehicles can be identified from the following numbers:

KIA VIN number – in the vehicle stamped/punched
– on the type plate
– in some cases visible VIN behind the front windscreen
Engine Number – on the engine block
Gearbox Number – on the bell housing

Engine and gearbox numbers can only be traced via the above-mentioned address and possibly dealers. Information on engine and transmission identification numbers can only be requested at the afore-mentioned address or, possibly, at car dealerships.


KIA VIN Number Location

The KIA VIN Number may be found in various places. The VIN on most and on newer models is on the cross-member in front of the front passenger’s seat. On larger models and on cross-country vehicles the KIA VIN Number is on the engine compartment bulkhead in the engine compartment or else on the cross-member above the headlights.

KIA VIN Number Location
in front of the passenger seat
(Pull the tray right out)
KIA VIN Number Location
on the engine compartment bulkhead
KIA VIN Number Location
the crossmember above the headlights

On some models it may be difficult to identify the VIN as the imprint is very shallow!

KIA VIN Number

The KIA VIN Number is placed in a straight line. The VIN on all models always has a – (minus sign) at both ends. All characters on a VIN are the same size and the same distance apart. The KIA VIN Number on different models are placed on in different ways and in different styles.

Some examples of KIA VIN Number:

KIA Sorento VIN Number
KIA Sportage VIN Number
KIA Carnival VIN Number

KIA VIN Number Decoder