Toyota Model Code and Production Date Tutorial
A vehicle model code holds crucial information such as engine, transmission and even body style. The model code can be found on the Vehicle Identification plate.
The production date is when your vehicle was produced. It may be different from the year of the vehicle was sold. The production date can be found on the Vehicle Identification Plate.
Location of Vehicle Identification Plate and how to read it
The Vehicle Identification Plate can be found attached to the door or door pillar of your vehicle. As indicated in the following image.
The Production Date is designed by a 4 digit number, with the MONTH listed FIRST and YEAR listed SECOND, i.e. 11/94 means year 1994, month 11 (November).