Model designation question


2 replies to this topic
  • Dp2boy

Posted October 11, 2006 - 12:59 PM

#1

Anyone know what the V designates on the '06 YZ450 FV. Maybe its the north American designation ??

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  • grayracer513

Posted October 11, 2006 - 01:05 PM

#2

The last letter is the year model. A 2001 is a YZ426FN, an '02 is a YZ426FP, an '03 is a YZ450FR, '04 an S, '05 a T, and the '06 is a YZ450FV. The characters I, O, Q, and U are typically skipped in this scheme as they are in most VIN numbers because they can be too easily confused with numbers or other characters in some fonts.

  • Dp2boy

Posted October 11, 2006 - 01:16 PM

#3

That was easy, thanks.





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