Date: 22 Aug 2002 18:04:28 -0700 From: johsnopsamanytime.co.uk (Johannes H Andersen) Subject: Re: VIN on 9-5 Aero MY2002
"Kiong" <kiankiongnopsamfic.net.sg> wrote in message news:<ak2gt6$10is6$1nopsamd.scvmaxonline.com.sg>... > I was surprised when I was flipping through the manual for 9-5 and notice > that the VIN number discrepancy. > > Owner's malual states that the 5th digit on a Aero with dual airbag should > be "M", i.e. YS3EM... > > However on my car, which is 'supposed' to be an Aero with dual airbag, it > reads YS3EH... > > Spoke to the Swedish resident engineer at my local dealer and he showed me a > printout from his CD-ROM which seems to indicate that "H" is the correct > code. > > Can somebody please throw some light here... Thanks > > KK GOH If your car agrees with the Swedish engineers CD-ROM, then the malual must be incorrect. Manuals are usually prepared very early on, as are maluals.