Rover's Vikingship Rover SD1
Chassisnumbers.

Rover's Vikingship

 

Here a short explanation about the chassis numbers. For instance your chassis number is SARRRMWV8CM276655. You need to know just the last six digits. With this digits you can check the list below. Checking this list will report you that the car is built on January 1983 in Cowley. You can also see from the table that in march 1979 a total of 6072 car's of the first type where built. *** month and .... change

Rover SD1 from 1976 to 1980

Example: RRWVF4AA017655.

RRWVF4AA017655.
First letter: R = Rover

RRWVF4AA017655.
Second letter, R = Model-Range = SDI

RRWVF4AA017655.
Third letter, W = body type =
5-door hatchback saloon

RRWVF4AA017655.
Fourth letter, engine type:
K = 2.3 M= 2.6 V= V8

RRWVF4AA017655.
Fifth letter model:
A = 2300 U =2600 F = 3500

RRWVF4AA017655.
Sixth character is a number,
for steering and transmission:
1 = RHD. 4-speed manual
2 = LHD, 4-speed manual
3 = RHD, automatic
4 = LHD, automatic
7 = RHD, 5-speed manual
8 = LHD, 5-speed manual.

RRWVF4AA017655.
Seventh letter indicates model year:
it is always A on 1976-80 models.

RRWVF4AA017655.
Eighth letter indicates manufacturing plant:
it is always A for Solihull on 1976-80 models.

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Rover SD1 from 1981 to 1986

Example: SARRRMWV4CM017655

SARRRMWV4CM017655
VIN code start with 3-letters. SAR
SAR on 1981 models which have 'BL Cars Ltd VIN plates.

SARRRMWV4CM017655
The Fourth and Fifth letter same as
the 1976 to 1980 models Second and Third letters

SARRRMWV4CM017655
The Sixth letter is the model
A = 2000/2300
H = 2300S/2400SD/2600S
F = 2600SE/3500SE
M = 3500 Vandenplas, 3500 VDP EFi
E = 3500 Vitesse

SARRRMWV4CM017655
Seventh letter is the body type

SARRRMWV4CM017655
Eighth letter is the engine type
B = 2.0
K = 2.3
M = 2.6
V = 3.5
Z = 3.5 Injection

SARRRMWV4CM017655
Ninth character is a number,
for steering and transmission:
1 = RHD. 4-speed manual
2 = LHD, 4-speed manual
3 = RHD, automatic
4 = LHD, automatic
7 = RHD, 5-speed manual
8 = LHD, 5-speed manual.

SARRRMWV4CM017655
Tenth letter is Model year
B = 1980 - 1981
C = 1981 - 1986

SARRRMWV4CM017655
Eleventh letter is: Witch Factory build
A = Solihull M = Cowley

 

 

MONTH YAER FIRST LAST TOTAL SERIE MANUFACTURE
August 1975 1 21 20 I Solihull
September 1975 22 31 9 I Solihull
October 1975 32 58 26 I Solihull
November 1975 59 74 15 I Solihull
December 1975 75 104 29 I Solihull
January 1976 105 184 79 I Solihull
February 1976 185 364 179 I Solihull
March 1976 365 775 410 I Solihull
April 1976 776 1398 622 I Solihull
May 1976 1399 2067 668 I Solihull
June 1976 2068 2946 878 I Solihull
July 1976 2947 3412 465 I Solihull
August 1976 3413 4497 1084 I Solihull
September 1976 4498 5114 616 I Solihull
October 1976 5115 6131 1016 I Solihull
November 1976 6132 7711 1579 I Solihull
December 1976 7712 8940 1228 I Solihull
January 1977 8941 10737 1796 I Solihull
February 1977 10738 11267 529 I Solihull
March 1977 11268 13752 2484 I Solihull
April 1977 13753 16416 2663 I Solihull
May 1977 16417 18302 1885 I Solihull
June 1977 18303 19757 1454 I Solihull
July 1977 19757 21515 1758 I Solihull
August 1977 21516 23430 1914 I Solihull
September 1977 23431 25605 2174 I Solihull
October 1977 25606 26945 1339 I Solihull
November 1977 26946 31336 4390 I Solihull
December 1977 31337 34796 3459 I Solihull
January 1978 34797 39325 4528 I Solihull
February 1978 39326 43784 4458 I Solihull
March 1978 43785 48834 5049 I Solihull
April 1978 48835 52432 3597 I Solihull
May 1978 52433 56433 4000 I Solihull
June 1978 56434 57744 1310 I Solihull
July 1978 57745 60289 2544 I Solihull
August 1978 60290 65742 5452 I Solihull
September 1978 65743 68710 2967 I Solihull
October 1978 68711 73899 5188 I Solihull
November 1978 73900 80156 6256 I Solihull
December 1978 80157 84999 4842 I Solihull
January 1979 85000 89167 4167 I Solihull
February 1979 89168 93550 4382 I Solihull
March 1979 93551 99623 6072 I Solihull
April 1979 99624 104038 4414 I Solihull
May 1979 104039 108464 4425 I Solihull
June 1979 108465 113861 5396 I Solihull
July 1979 113862 120338 6476 I Solihull
August 1979 120339 123677 3338 I Solihull
September 1979 123678 123722 44 I Solihull
October 1979 123723 126595 2872 I Solihull
November 1979 126596 130258 3662 I Solihull
December 1979 130259 132320 2061 I Solihull
January 1980 132321 135639 3318 I Solihull
February 1980 135640 137291 1651 I Solihull
March 1980 137292 140169 2877 I Solihull
April 1980 140170 142231 2061 I Solihull
May 1980 142232 144755 2523 I Solihull
June 1980 144754 148113 3359 I Solihull
July 1980 148114 149914 1800 I Solihull
August 1980 149915 156176 6261 I Solihull
September 1980 156177 157852 1675 I Solihull
October 1980 157853 160095 2242 I Solihull
November 1980 160096 162172 2076 I Solihull
December 1980 162173 164045 1872 I Solihull
January 1981 164046 166618 2572 I Solihull
February 1981 166619 169394 2775 I Solihull
March 1981 169395 172725 3330 I Solihull
April 1981 172726 175062 2336 I Solihull
May 1981 175063 182103 7040 I Solihull
June 1981 182104 185340 3236 I Solihull
June 1981 200001 200027 26 II Solihull
July 1981 185341 187044 1703 I Solihull
July 1981 200028 200038 10 II Solihull
August 1981 187045 190032 2987 I Solihull
August 1981 200039 200080 41 II Solihull
September 1981 190033 192350 2317 I Solihull
September 1981 200081 200102 21 II Solihull
October 1981 192351 192668 317 I Solihull
October 1981 200102 202947 2845 II Solihull
November 1981 202948 205809 2861 II Solihull
November 1981 250001 250004 3 II Cowley
December 1981 205810 208342 2532 II Solihull
December 1981 250005 250010 5 II Cowley
January 1982 208343 211112 2769 II Solihull
January 1982 250013 250067 54 II Cowley
February 1982 211113 213040 1927 II Solihull
February 1982 250068 250610 542 II Cowley
March 1982 213041 215068 2027 II Solihull
March 1982 250611 251603 992 II Cowley
April 1982 215069 215736 667 II Solihull
April 1982 251604 253200 1596 II Cowley
May 1982 253201 255508 2307 II Cowley
June 1982 255509 258036 2527 II Cowley
July 1982 258037 259850 1813 II Cowley
August 1982 259851 262896 3045 II Cowley
September 1982 262897 265305 2408 II Cowley
October 1982 265306 268413 3107 II Cowley
November 1982 268414 271256 2842 II Cowley
December 1982 271257 274170 2913 II Cowley
January 1983 274171 277725 3554 II Cowley
February 1983 277726 281383 3657 II Cowley
March 1983 281384 285172 3788 II Cowley
April 1983 285172 285172 0 II Cowley
May 1983 285173 289054 3881 II Cowley
June 1983 289055 292920 3865 II Cowley
July 1983 292921 294646 1725 II Cowley
August 1983 294647 297924 3277 II Cowley
September 1983 297925 299411 1486 II Cowley
October 1983 299412 301725 2313 II Cowley
November 1983 301726 304861 3135 II Cowley
December 1983 304862 307098 2236 II Cowley
January 1984 307099 309990 2891 II Cowley
February 1984 309991 311307 1316 II Cowley
March 1984 311308 313672 2364 II Cowley
April 1984 313673 315320 1647 II Cowley
May 1984 315321 317029 1708 II Cowley
June 1984 317030 319103 2073 II Cowley
July 1984 319104 320266 1162 II Cowley
August 1984 320267 322130 1863 II Cowley
September 1984 322131 323528 1397 II Cowley
October 1984 323529 325091 1562 II Cowley
November 1984 325092 325854 762 II Cowley
December 1984 325855 327045 1190 II Cowley
January 1985 327046 328796 1750 II Cowley
February 1985 328797 330381 1584 II Cowley
March 1985 330382 332040 1658 II Cowley
April 1985 332040 333557 1517 II Cowley
May 1985 333558 334900 1342 II Cowley
June 1985 334901 336488 1587 II Cowley
July 1985 336489 337527 1038 II Cowley
August 1985 337528 339185 1657 II Cowley
September 1985 339186 340376 1190 II Cowley
October 1985 340377 341568 1191 II Cowley
November 1985 341569 342707 1138 II Cowley
December 1985 342707 342961 254 II Cowley
January 1986 342962 343440 478 II Cowley
February 1986 343441 343919 478 II Cowley
March 1986 343920 344376 456 II Cowley
April 1986 344377 344875 498 II Cowley
May 1986 344876 345252 376 II Cowley
June 1986 345253 345746 493 II Cowley
July 1986 345747 345866 119 II Cowley
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