Mitsubishi Galant

1990-2001 of release

Repair and car operation

Mitsubishi Galant
- Identification numbers of the car
   Acquisition of spare parts
   Technology of service, the tool and the workplace equipment
   Поддомкрачивание and towage
   Start of the engine from the auxiliary power supply
   Automobile химикалии, cleaners, hermetics
   Diagnostics of malfunctions of knots and car systems
+ Controls
+ Options and routine maintenance
+ The engine
+ Cooling and heating systems
+ The power supply system and release
+ Engine electric equipment
+ Control systems of the engine
+ Manual transmission
+ Coupling and трансмиссионная a line
+ Brake system
+ Suspension bracket and steering
+ Body
+ Onboard electric equipment

Identification numbers of the car

Process of continuous improvement of let out production is distinctive line of any line production. Thus, except for cases of large constructive changes of models descending from the conveyor, results of process of updating in the car operation manual are not shined. However the manufacturer makes out number lists of let out spare parts in view of what special value at purchase of the last is got by the information coded in identification numbers of the car. Doing the order for a demanded spare detail, try to give to the seller fuller information on the car. Necessarily inform the model name, year of release, and also number of a body and the power unit.

Identification numbers of the car

17-item identification number of the car (VIN) is beaten out on beaten out on a metal plate (шильде), fixed on the panel of devices under a windscreen from the driver's party of the car. In VIN such data, as country and manufacturer codes, type of a vehicle, the engine and body characteristic, and also some specific parametres of the car are ciphered.

One more information шильда приклепана to a back partition in an impellent compartment. On шильду besides VIN codes of types of the engine and transmission, and also a colour code кузовного a paint and varnish covering are put. It is necessary to notice, that the information containing in placed on шильде identification number of the engine differs is supplemented with value of the letter taking of 8th position in structure VIN. So on a 4-item code 4G63 with шильды it is possible to define, that the car is equipped by engine SOHC/DOHC in volume of 2.0 l, however the information on a complete set of the unit turbo-supercharging system here is absent, whereas presence on 8th positions in code VIN of letter U unequivocally specifies in presence of the device of a turbo-supercharging.

The code of type of the engine presented separately can accept following values:

4G15 - engine SOHC in volume of 1.5 l
4G61 - engine DOHC in volume of 1.6 l
4G93 - engine SOHC in volume of 1.8 l
4G63 - engine SOHC or DOHC in volume 2.0 l
4G64 - engine SOHC or DOHC in volume 2.4 l
6G72 - engine SOHC or DOHC in volume 3.0 l
6G74 - engine DOHC in volume of 3.5 l

Besides the listed two information plates the third is provided still, being a certified label and fixed on a face surface of a rack of the left forward door of the car. The structure of codes of a certified label includes the information on a vehicle date of issue (year of release can be defined on a letter taking of 10th position in structure VIN), and also VIN and data about limiting safe loads on forward and back axes of the car (GRVW).

VIN also it is brought in ПТС and the registration certificate of a vehicle. In number the information on date and a place of manufacture of the car, year of release of model and body type is ciphered.

Identification number of the engine

4-item identification number of the engine is beaten out on the forward party of the unit, in the top corner of the block of cylinders and corresponds put on information шильде to a code of type of the engine (see above). Serial number of the unit Nearby is beaten out.

As already it was mentioned above, the additional information on engine characteristics can be received by definition of value taking of 8th position in letter structure VIN.

Identification number of transmission

The code of type of transmission is beaten out on fixed on a back partition of an impellent compartment information шильде (see above). Identification number of transmission is engraved on the inflow formed in the top part of a forward wall картера of a transmission.

Identification number of the leading bridge (only models Galant AWD)

The bridge code is engraved on the inflow formed on картере of differential.

Identification number of a distributing box (only models Galant AWD)

To distributing box the separate code is not appropriated. (AWD) number of a distributing box is located on all-wheel drive models on картере transmissions.

Information label of systems of decrease in toxicity (VECI)

Label VECI contains the information on an arrangement of components of systems of decrease in toxicity of the fulfilled gases, спецификационные parametres on adjustment of separate knots and is used together with шильдой on which the scheme of a lining of vacuum hoses is put. Labels usually fasten from a cowl underside. In case of loss of the information or its divergence with equipment actually established on the car the new label always can be ordered in the service-centre of the company-manufacturer of the car.

MFI = System of the distributed (multiitem) injection
SOHC = the Engine with one camshaft located from above
DOHC = the Engine with two camshafts located from above
* The engine/letter code, taking of 8th position in structure VIN
** The letter taking of 10th position in structure VIN