2005-2010 Jeep WK Grand Cherokee VIN Decoding and Build Sheets

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Sample 2005 Grand Cherokee VIN quantity

The Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) plate is connected to the highest left facet of the instrument panel. The VIN incorporates 17 characters that present knowledge regarding the automobile. Refer to the decoding chart under to find out the identification of a automobile.

To defend the patron from theft and attainable fraud the producer is required to incorporate a Check Digit on the ninth place of the Vehicle Identification Number. The examine digit is utilized by the producer and authorities companies to confirm the authenticity of the automobile and official documentation. The formulation to make use of the examine digit will not be launched to most people.

 

VIN # 1 J 8 H R 5 8 J 9 5 C 0 8 3 0 0 5
Position 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17
Interpretation C
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M
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C
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6-digit
automobile serial quantity

 

2005 Grand Cherokee

Vehicle Identification Number decoding chart

 

Position Interpretation Code = Description
1 Country of origin Manufactured By DaimlerChrysler Corporation
2 Make J = Jeep
3 Vehicle kind 4 = MPV (Multi-Purpose Vehicle)
8 = MPV With Side Air Bags
4 Gross Vehicle Weight Rating G = 5001-6000 lbs.
H = 6001-7000 lbs.
5 Vehicle Line (North America)
Vehicle Line (Export)
S = Grand Cherokee 2WD
R = Grand Cherokee 4WDC = Grand Cherokee (LHD)
D = Grand Cherokee (RHD)
6 Series 4 = Laredo
5 = LimitedExport (with Euro Group)
E = 5spd Auto Transmission
7 Body Style 8 = 4dr Sport Utility
8 Engine Okay = 3.7L 6 cyl. MPI Gas
N = 4.7L 8 cyl. MPI Gas
2 = 5.7L 8 cyl. HEMI MDS GasExport
M = 3.0L 6 cyl. Turbo Diesel
9 Check Digit 0 via 9 or X
10 Model Year 5 = 2005
11 Assembly Plant C = Jefferson Assembly
Y = Steyer
12 – 17 Vehicle Serial Number 000000 (6 digits)

 

2006 Grand Cherokee

Vehicle Identification Number decoding chart

 

Position Interpretation Code = Description
1 Country of origin Manufactured By DaimlerChrysler Corporation
2 Make J = Jeep
3 Vehicle kind 4 = MPV (Multi-Purpose Vehicle) w/o Side Air Bags
8 = MPV With Side Air Bags
4 Gross Vehicle Weight Rating G = 5001-6000 lbs (2268-2721 kg)
H = 6001-7000 lbs (2722-3175 kg)
5 Vehicle Line (North America)
Vehicle Line (Export)
S = Grand Cherokee 2WD
R = Grand Cherokee 4WDC = Grand Cherokee (LHD)
D = Grand Cherokee (RHD)
6 Series 4 = Laredo
5 = Limited
6= Overland
7= SRT8Export (with Euro Group)
E = 5spd Auto Transmission
7 Body Style 8 = 4dr Sport Utility
8 Engine Okay = 3.7L 6 cyl. MPI Gas
N = 4.7L 8 cyl. MPI Gas
2 = 5.7L 8 cyl. HEMI MDS Gas
3= 6.1L 8 cyl.Export
M = 3.0L 6 cyl. Turbo Diesel
9 Check Digit 0 via 9 or X
10 Model Year 6 = 2006
11 Assembly Plant C = Jefferson Assembly
Y = Steyer
12 – 17 Vehicle Serial Number 000000 (6 digits)

 

2007 Grand Cherokee

Vehicle Identification Number decoding chart

 

Position Interpretation Code = Description
1 Country of origin Manufactured By Chrysler Corporation
2 Make J = Jeep
3 Vehicle kind 4 = MPV (Multi-Purpose Vehicle) w/o Side Air Bags
8 = MPV With Side Air Bags
4 Gross Vehicle Weight Rating G = 5001-6000 lbs (2268-2721 kg)
H = 6001-7000 lbs (2722-3175 kg)
5 Vehicle Line (North America)
Vehicle Line (Export)
S = Grand Cherokee 2WD
R = Grand Cherokee 4WDC = Grand Cherokee (LHD)
D = Grand Cherokee (RHD)
6 Series 5 = Premium
6 = Sport
7 = Special
7 Body Style 8 = 4dr Sport Utility
8 Engine Okay = 3.7L 6 cyl. MPI Gas
N = 4.7L 8 cyl. MPI Gas
2 = 5.7L 8 cyl. HEMI MDS Gas
3 = 6.1L 8 cyl.
M = 3.0L 6 cyl. Turbo Diesel
9 Check Digit 0 via 9 or X
10 Model Year 7 = 2007
11 Assembly Plant C = Jefferson Assembly
Y = Steyer
12 – 17 Vehicle Serial Number 000000 (6 digits)

 

2008 Grand Cherokee

Vehicle Identification Number decoding chart

 

Position Interpretation Code = Description
1 Country of origin Manufactured By Chrysler Corporation
2 Make J = Jeep
3 Vehicle kind 4 = MPV (Multi-Purpose Vehicle) w/o Side Air Bags
8 = MPV With Side Air Bags
4 Gross Vehicle Weight Rating G = 5001-6000 lbs. (2268-2721 kg.)
H = 6001-7000 lbs. (2722-3175 kg.)
5 Vehicle Line (North America)
Vehicle Line (Export)
S = Grand Cherokee 2WD
R = Grand Cherokee 4WDC = Grand Cherokee (LHD)
D = Grand Cherokee (RHD)
6 Series E = 5-speed auto (DGJ, DGQ, DGU)
4 = Highline
5 = Premium
6 = Sport
7 = Special
7 Body Style 8 = 4dr Sport Utility
8 Engine Okay = 3.7L 6 cyl. MPI Gas
M = 3.0L 6 cyl. Turbo Diesel
P = 4.7L 8 cyl. MPI Gas
2 = 5.7L 8 cyl. Hemi MDS fuel
3 = 6.1L 8 cyl. Hemi 8 fuel
9 Check Digit 0 via 9 or X
10 Model Year 8 = 2008
11 Assembly Plant C = Jefferson Assembly
Y = Steyer
12 – 17 Vehicle Serial Number 000000 (6 digits)
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2009 Grand Cherokee

Vehicle Identification Number decoding chart

 

Position Interpretation Code = Description
1 Country of origin Manufactured By Chrysler Corporation
2 Make J = Jeep
3 Vehicle kind 4 = MPV (Multi-Purpose Vehicle) w/o Side Air Bags
8 = MPV With Side Air Bags
4 Gross Vehicle Weight Rating G = 5001-6000 lbs. (2268-2721 kg.)
H = 6001-7000 lbs. (2722-3175 kg.)
5 Vehicle Line (North America)
Vehicle Line (Export)
S = Grand Cherokee 2WD
R = Grand Cherokee 4WDC = Grand Cherokee (LHD)
D = Grand Cherokee (RHD)
6 Series E = 5-speed auto (DGJ, DGQ, DGU)
4 = Highline
5 = Premium
6 = Sport
7 = Special
7 Body Style 8 = 4dr Sport Utility
8 Engine Okay = 3.7L 6 cyl. MPI Gas
M = 3.0L 6 cyl. Turbo Diesel
P = 4.7L 8 cyl. MPI Gas
T = 5.7L 8 cyl. Hemi MDS fuel
W = 6.1L 8 cyl. Hemi 8 fuel
9 Check Digit 0 via 9 or X
10 Model Year 9 = 2009
11 Assembly Plant C = Jefferson Assembly
Y = Steyer
12 – 17 Vehicle Serial Number 000000 (6 digits)

 

2010 Grand Cherokee

Vehicle Identification Number decoding chart

 

Position Interpretation Code = Description
1 Country of origin Manufactured By Chrysler LLC
2 Make J = Jeep
3 Vehicle kind 4 = MPV (Multi-Purpose Vehicle) w/o Side Air Bags
8 = MPV With Side Air Bags
4 Gross Vehicle Weight Rating B = 2268 – 2721 kg (5001 – 6000 lbs)
C = 2722 – 3175 kg (6001 – 7000 lbs)
P = 2268 – 2721 kg (5001 – 6000 lbs)
R = 2722 – 3175 kg (6001 – 7000 lbs)
5 Vehicle Line (North America)
Vehicle Line (Export)
S = Grand Cherokee 2WD
R = Grand Cherokee 4WDC = Grand Cherokee (LHD)
D = Grand Cherokee (RHD)
6 Series 4 = Laredo
5 = Limited
6 = Overland
7 = SRT8
7 Body Style G = Sport Utility 4 Door
8 Engine Okay = 3.7L 6 cyl. MPI Gas
M = 3.0L 6 cyl. Turbo Diesel
T = 5.7L 8 cyl. Hemi MDS fuel
W = 6.1L 8 cyl. Hemi 8 fuel
9 Check Digit 0 via 9 or X
10 Model Year A = 2010
11 Assembly Plant C = Jefferson Assembly
Y = Steyer
12 – 17 Vehicle Serial Number 000000 (6 digits)

 

Vehicle construct levels

After the design is full, there are three builds within the course of known as S0, S1 and S2. As the primary try, the SO is used to establish potential points. This is the place the Error Mistake Proofing (EMP) course of kicks in.

The S0 is the primary construct try and is meant to be fully manufacturing consultant. This preliminary construct will not be on the plant; it’s at a pilot facility with a number of the identical gear that can be used on the plant. Employees from the plant, referred to as a pilot workforce, are introduced in to have a look at the method and decide if there’s a simpler strategy to construct the automobile or design the components.

The S1 is the second stage of manufacturing. Everything is meant to be as near manufacturing as attainable and it has modifications that have been found and modified throughout S0. S2 is the ultimate construct stage and is completed proper earlier than launch.

For the 1999 Grand Cherokee there have been 32 staff assigned to the Pilot workforce. The workforce works on the prototype builds of the automobile, evaluates the meeting course of and suggests how the components might be improved. They additionally stick with the automobile all the best way from the primary “SO” construct by the launch. Some members of the workforce will proceed to work on coaching and making enhancements all through the remainder of the mannequin yr.

Once the automobile is about for launch there’s a ramp-up course of that happens. All of the parts are delivered to the road in time to construct the autos as they begin to come down the meeting line. Production begins out slowly and is accelerated within the days or perhaps weeks following.

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Body Code Plate

A metallic Body Code plate is positioned within the engine compartment and connected to the highest of the proper body rail. The info listed on the plate is used for manufacturing and service functions. Information on the plate consists of whether or not the automobile is Domestic or export, the Primary and Secondary paint codes, body sequence quantity and inside manufacturing codes.

Grand Cherokee paint codes will be discovered on our Exterior and Interior colors web page

 

Vehicle Certification Label

A automobile security certification label is connected to each DaimlerChrysler Corporation automobile. The label certifies that the automobile conforms to all relevant Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standards. The label is positioned on the driver-side door shutface.

On the instance above, “Date of MFR” is listed as “1-96” which is “January 1996”. At the underside left of the plate the Month, Day and Hour of producer is listed as “MDH 010615”, which means the automobile was constructed January (“01”), sixth (“06”) at 3:00PM (“15”).

The label additionally lists:

Month and yr of car manufacture.
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating (GVWR). The gross entrance and rear axle weight rankings (GAWR’s) are primarily based on a minimal rim dimension and most chilly tire inflation stress.
Vehicle Identification Number (VIN)
Type of car
Type of rear wheels
Bar code
Month, Day and Hour (MDH) of ultimate meeting
Paint and Trim codes
Country of origin

 

Vehicle construct sheets

Vehicle construct sheets are kinds that listing all the colours, options and choices of a specific automobile together with the corresponding gross sales codes. The high of the shape lists the Vehicle Identification Number, mannequin yr, mannequin household, construct date and trim colour. Every single function and possibility is famous, if a specific merchandise will not be listed then it didn’t come geared up that manner from the manufacturing unit. Dealer add-on equipment should not included on construct sheets.

Build sheets will be obtained out of your native vendor by presenting your VIN quantity and requesting a printout. Build sheets will be very useful when attempting to find out colour or possibility codes for ordering substitute components and equipment. In addition, when searching for a used automobile, construct sheets can present an entire listing of the automobile choices. They may present if a automobile was initially offered to a rental firm.

 

 

Vehicle Build Sheet – instance knowledge
VIN 1J8HR58J95C083005
Model Year 2005
Family WK
Engine EZB – Engine-5.7L Hemi Multi Displacement
Market USA
Body Model JP74 – JEEP GRAND CHEROKEE LIMITED 4X4 4WD 109.5
Build Date 2004-02-24
Trim *PL – Seats – Leather Trimmed Bucket
Trim Color -J1 – Dk Khaki/Lt Graystone
Sales Codes (partial listing)
*PL Seats – Leather Trimmed Bucket
-J1 Dk Khaki/Lt Graystone
191 Zone 91-Drop Ship
25K Customer Preferred Package 25K
2TK Customer Preferred Package 2TK
32F Limited Equipment Discount
4BD Vehicle Order Tracking
5YC WK-Vehicle Family
5I4 Four Wheel Drive (4WD)
A55 5.7L Eng(EZB)/5Spd A/T 545RFE(DGQ)
ADL Skid Plate Group
AEK Electronic Infotainment Sys Group
AFF Luxury Group
APA Monotone Paint
AWB Quadra-Drive 4WD System
BAB Alternator – 160 Amp
BCN Battery – 730 Amp Maintenance Free
BRY Brakes – Anti-Lock 4-Wheel Disc
CAC Seats – Low Back Bucket
CBF Door Trim Panel – Premium
CG6 Seat Belt – Rear Center, 3-Point
CHB Headliner – Cloth Covered
DHX Quadra-Trac II Full-Time,Active 4WD
DSG Axle-Elec LTD Slip Differential,Frt
HGF Insulation – Floor Tunnel
HGA Insulation – Hood
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Vehicle Order Number (VON) and automobile monitoring

Once a particular order is positioned for a automobile, a doc is generated that particulars the automobile and precise choices that you really want. A VON (Vehicle Order Number) is assigned that can enable monitoring of your automobile till it will get assigned a VIN (Vehicle Identification Number).

To receive the present order standing of your automobile:

1. Call 1-800-992-1997

2. The enter sequence is 6, 2, 1, 2, and then your cellphone quantity, then 1. This brings you to an operator who can provide you particulars on the standing of your order. An entire listing of Order Status Codes is proven within the desk under.

 

Chrysler Order Status Codes
UnscheduledBA – new order that hasn’t been checked/accredited
BB – fleet order solely – evaluate by Bid Department
BD – particular gear processing
BE – edit error – coding error which have to be corrected earlier than the order will be thought-about for scheduling
BG – order has handed edit however can’t be thought-about for scheduling
BG F – finance maintain – automated cancellation after 15 days
BG B – mannequin or possibility maintain / construct out maintain
BG L – materials restriction maintain
BG M – materials maintain (fleet)
BX – good order, out there for scheduling
ZA – cancelled orderScheduledC   – tentative schedule
D   – agency schedule: serial quantity is assigned.
D1 – gateline: plant has sequenced the unit for manufacturing, estimated ship date assigned
D2 – gateline: framing and construct imminent, often inside 3-6 daysNote: Once a automobile reaches scheduled (C or D) standing, it can’t be cancelled by the vendor. Orders can sit in D-status for as much as 60 days.Build

E – framing
F – paint
G – trim

Built

I – unit is pending closing inspection
J – automobile has handed closing inspection, however has not been launched to provider
JB – shipped to physique vendor
JE – shipped to emissions
JJ – consigned physique vendor
JS – shipped to storage
KZ – launched by plant and invoiced

Note: Vehicles should attain KZ-status earlier than an bill will be generated.

Traffic Codes

KZ L – launched however not shipped
KZ LD – in transit, delayed
KZ M – in transit, first rail departure
KZ N – first rail arrival
KZ O – delayed/acquired, in transit points
KZ OA – plant maintain, high quality audit
KZ OB – zone or vendor maintain, gross sales maintain, automobile prep maintain, tax maintain, finance maintain, vendor refusal, diversion maintain, automobile diverted, derailment maintain
KZ OC – provider delay maintain, rail automobile scarcity, unhealthy load, inadequate load, inclement climate, want delivery order, manifest error, strike-bound maintain, emission or security maintain.
KZ OD – mechanical failure, glass harm, automobile missing components, automobile in restore, storage maintain
KZ OE – misdropped or misshipped automobile
KZ OF – shipped air freight, stolen automobile recovered, present automobile, check data code, vessel sailed
KZ OG – broken automobile, stolen automobile, abandon to provider, automobile scrapped, donate automobile, restore and public sale
KZ OH – all different provider codes that at present put up an “O” delay code that aren’t included above
KZ P – arrived at Body Vendor / upfitter
KZ Q – accomplished at ship-thru
KZ R – automobile inside just a few days of arrival to vendor (additionally first transfer to rail station)
KZ S – second transfer To rail station
KZ T – second rail departure
KZ U – second rail arrival
KZ X – delivered to vendor
KZ Y1 – main harm – should not be offered as new
KZ Y2 – main harm – automobile offered at public sale

ZA – cancelled order

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