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Type designations

Updated 11/9/2020

Type designations

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

Label location

P5-1846-XC90-Type approval, labels, vehicles for Saudi Arabia

The figure is schematic - parts may vary depending on market and model.

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

P5-1507-Product decal, vehicles for Saudi Arabia

Certification label. Type designation, vehicle identification number, maximum permissible weights, colour code, and type approval number. The decal is positioned on the door pillar, and will be visible when the left-hand front door is opened.

P5-1507-Decal air conditioning R1234yf

Decal for A/C system for cars with refrigerant R1234yf.

P5-1507-Air conditioning warning sticker

Decal for 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. For certain engine alternatives there is no decal. In these cases, the engraved engine code can be read directly on the engine instead.

P5-1507-Decal oil EU/OS

Label for engine oil.

P6-1846-Type approval, transmission

Decal for gearbox type designation and serial number.

P5-1507-Volvo Identification Number decal

Decal for the car's identification number - VIN (Vehicle Identification Number). The decal is located on the top left-hand part of the instrument panel and is visible through the windscreen.


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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