The car has merged into our daily life alreadylong enough. Buying a car, we buy not only a means of transportation, but also comfort and independence from the city, and indeed any type of transport. In addition, for many people, a car is an object of adoration and courtship. Let's talk about the technical aspects of using the car. So:
Where is the engine number?
Typically, the engine number of your caris depicted on the component parts of its motor. But, unfortunately, many motorists often experience considerable difficulties in finding it. This is due to the fact that the location of the numbers and codes of the engines depends on their manufacturers. Usually, the place of attribute designation, the manufacturer chooses without consulting with others. So it turns out that each brand hides the engine number in its particularly secluded place.
However, despite this fact, the code and numberengine is displayed on its lower parts. In order to find out exactly where the engine number of your car is shown, you can use the special instruction to the motor. If you bought a car with your hands, then you can download such instructions on the Internet. It will indicate the exact location of the code and engine number.
A little bit about what the code and number ismotor. The engine type code includes three characters. The first one is the working volume (J - 1.3, L - 1.6, R - 1.8, N - 2.0) The second sign means the engine version. Well and 3 sign is an application to the model. This designation is assigned at the manufacturer's factory. Now it is clear where the engine number is and what it is.
Another problem that hasto collide motorists, is that the work of the engine is associated with the inevitable accumulation of a whole layer of dirt. That is why, many experienced car owners recommend cleaning the engine and washing it. Thus, all the cavities and hidden places are immediately "found". Often, some manufacturers knock out the engine number in such a way that it can be viewed with a small mirror. For example, here is where the engine number of the Ford is located - it is located on the bottom panel under the oil filter. You can easily see it with a mirror, without removing even the protection from the engine.
Special mention requires a separate manufacturer of domestic cars. Where is the VAZ engine number? Let's look at this question:
Vehicle identification number (not onlyengine, and the whole car) is indicated on the mudguard of the right front wing. The same number, namely his clone, is knocked out on the floor of the luggage compartment on the right. Also on the domestic car you can find a plate with data on the characteristics of the machine. It is located on the horizontal shelf of the front panel. Well, most importantly, the engine number VAZovtsy placed on the block of cylinders on the left, which is above the oil filter. Here, where is the number of the engine VAZ.
Here is an example of the designation of data on the car VAZ:
- HTA - manufacturer's code;
- 212140 - model of the machine;
- 1 - model year of manufacture of a car;
- 1580133 - the number of the car body;
- 21214 - engine number;
- 1610 kg is the maximum mass of the vehicle allowed for movement;
- 2210 kg - permissible weight with a trailer;
- 1-780 kg - load on the front axle of the car;
- 2-830 kg - load on the rear axle of the machine;
- 20 - variant of execution;
- 010 - number of the equipment;
- 1504738 - part number.
That's what the information about yourcar, if you are a proud owner and a fan of domestic cars. As for other brands, each manufacturer has its own peculiarities of displaying information about the machine on its housing.
Knowing your car gives you morecontrol over it. Try to learn as much as possible about what characteristics your car has. Guided by this information, you will know how to deal with this or that situation.