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Volvo Reference Codes


Here are a few helpful illustrations and references with Information on where to locate your Volvo's vehicle codes. You can lookup your Volvo interior color codes, exterior color codes, engine specifications and other vehicle information from the Volvo ID Plate.

The paint color code identifies the original paint color of the body. The code is found on the vehicle identification plate usually located under the hood. The same color code was used on different Volvo models. For example the Venetian Red code 445 was used on the Volvo S60 and V70 Series. Of course both are exactly the same color. Also note that particular color codes may have more than one color name; this was only for marketing purposes.

See below for the reference table of Volvo exterior car paint codes:

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Vehicle Identification Numbers (VIN codes)

Volvo Cars uses the following VIN codes and formats:

These VIN number decoding and designation is used primarily only for the North American Market. European and other Asian markets use another nominclature systems.

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