Type designations

Updated 7/9/2020

Type designations

The decals in the car contain information such as chassis number, type designation, colour code, etc.

Label location

P5-1617-S90-V90-Type approval, labels, vehicles for Russia

The illustration is schematic - details may vary depending on market and model.

Knowing the car's type designation, vehicle identification and engine numbers can facilitate all contact with an authorised Volvo retailer regarding the car and when ordering spare parts and accessories.

P5-1546-Product decal, vehicles for Russia_Belarus_Kazachstan

Decal for type designation, vehicle identification number, permissible maximum weights and code designation for exterior colour and type approval number. The decal is positioned on the door pillar, and will be visible when the right-hand rear door is opened.

P5-1717-Label, EAC Russia

Decal for type approval number (basic). Full type approval number is in the car's passport.

P5-1507-Decal air conditioning R1234yf

Decal A/C system for cars with refrigerant R1234yf.

P5-1507-Decal air conditioning_Russia

Decal A/C system for cars with refrigerant R134a.

P5-1507-Decal parking heater

Label for parking heater.

P5-1507-Decal engine number

Decal for engine code and the engine's serial number.

P5-1507-Decal oil EU/OS

Label for engine oil.

P5-1507-Type approval, transmission

Decal for gearbox type designation and serial number.

P5-1507-Decal VIN number

Decal for the car's identification number - VIN (Vehicle Identification Number).

Further information on the car is presented in its two registration documents.


It is not intended that the decals illustrated in the owner's manual should be exact replicas of those in the car. They are included to show their approximate appearance and locations in the car. The information that applies to your particular car can be found on the decal on the car.

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