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Air-Cooled VW Engine Identification Letter I.D. Codes & Displacement Chart

Includes Type 1 (Beetle, Ghia, 181), Type 2 (Split & Bay Van), Type 3 (Variant) and Type 4 (411, 412, Bay Van and Porsche 914) Engine Codes

Also Includes T25 Vanagon 1.9 & 2.1 Litre Wasserboxer Codes & 1.6 Air-Cooled

  CODE SIZE BORE STROKE CC Model Year BHP Notes  
1- 1100 75 64 1131   1949-56 25/30 Early Beetle
2-4 1200 77 64 1192   1955-65 30  
5-9 1200 77 64 1192   1961-65 34  
A 1200 77 64 1192 Beetle To 1965 30  
AB 1300 77 69 1285 Beetle 8/70 to 7/73 44  
AC 1300 77 69 1285 Beetle 8/70 to 7/73 40 Low Compression
ACD 1600 85.5 69 1585 Beetle 1992 to 04 40 Fuel Injected
AD 1600 85.5 69 1585 Beetle / T2 8/70 to 7/73 50  
AE 1600 85.5 69 1585 Beetle / T2 8/70 to 7/73 48 USA Only
AF 1600 85.5 69 1585 Beetle / T2 / 181 8/70 to 1/80 46 Low Compression
AG 1600 85.5 69 1585 181 1970 44  
AH 1600 85.5 69 1585 Beetle 8/71 to 1/76 48 USA Only
AJ 1600 85.5 69 1585 Beetle 8/74 to 12/80 50 USA & Japan Only
Fuel Injected
AK 1600 85.5 69 1585 Beetle 8/72 to 7/73 47 USA Only
AL 1600 85.5 69 1585 181 3/73 to 7/79 48  
AM 1600 85.5 69 1585 181 1973 to 74 48  
AN 1800 93 66 1795 914 / 412LS   85 F.I. or Twin Carb
AP 1800 93 66 1795 T2 8/73 to 7/75 68 Twin Carb
AR 1300 77 69 1285 Beetle 8/73 to 7/75 44  
AS 1600 85.5 69 1585 Beetle & T2 8/73 to 7/80 50  
AT 1800 93 66 1795 412 1974 75 Twin Carb
AW 1800 93 66 1795 T2 1972 to 75 68 F.I. or Twin Carb
B 1600 85.5 69 1585 Beetle & T2 1968-70 47 Single Port
BA 1600 85.5 69 1585   1976   VW Brasil
BD 1600 85.5 69 1585 Beetle     VW Brasil
BG 1600 85.5 69 1585       VW Brasil
BJ 1300 77 69 1285       VW Brasil
BK 1300 77 69 1285 Beetle     VW Brasil
BM 1300 77 69 1285 GOL     VW Brasil
BN 1600 85.5 69 1585       VW Brasil
BV 1600 85.5 69 1585       VW Brasil
BX 1600 85.5 69 1585 T2     VW Brasil
BY 1300 77 69 1285 GOL     VW Brasil
BZ 1600 85.5 69 1585 T2     VW Brasil
C 1600 85.5 69 1585 T2 8/67 to 7/70 44 Low Compression
CA 1700 90 66 1679 T2 8/71 to 7/73 66  
CB 1700 90 66 1679 T2   66 Twin Carb
CD 1700 90 66 1679 T2   62  
CE 1700 90 66 1679     62  
CJ 2000 94 71 1971 T2 8/75 to 7/79 30 Twin Carb
CS 1600 85.5 69 1585 Type3   50  
CT 1600 85.5 69 1585 Vanagon 1980 to 82 50 Similar To T1
T25 Special Design
CU 2000 94 71 1971 Vanagon 1980 to 83 70 Twin Carb
CV 2000 94 71 1971 Vanagon 1980 to 83 70 Fuel Injected
Special Design
CZ 1600 85.5 69 1585 Vanagon 1980 to 82 47 Similar To T1
T25 Special Design
D 1200 77 64 1192 Beetle & T2 1965 On 34  
DF 1900 94 69 1914 Vanagon 1982 to 92 60 Wasserboxer
34Pict5 Carb
DG 1900 94 69 1914 Vanagon 1982 to 92 77 Wasserboxer
2E3/2E4 Carb
DH 1900 94 69 1914 Vanagon 1983 to 85 82 Wasserboxer
Fuel Injected
DJ 2100 94 76 2109 Vanagon 1984 to 92 112 Wasserboxer
Fuel Injected
E 1300 77 69 1285 Beetle 8/65 to 7/70 37  
EA 1700 90 66 1679 411/412/914 1972 to 74 80 Fuel Injection
EB 1700 90 66 1679 412 / 914 1973 72 Low Compression
Fuel Injection
EC 1800 93 66 1795 412 / 914 1974 76 Low Compression
Fuel Injection
ED 1800 93 66 1795 T2 1975 70 Fuel Injection
EY 1900 94 69 1914 Vanagon     Wasserboxer
34Pict5 Carb
F 1300 77 69 1285 Beetle 8/65 to 7/70 40  
G 1500 83 69 1493 T2 1965 42  
GA 2000 94 71 1971 914 1973 to 74 95 Fuel Injection
GB 2000 94 71 1971 914 1973 to 76 100 Fuel Injection
GC 2000 94 71 1971 914 1975 to 76 88 Fuel Injection
USA Market
GD 2000 94 71 1971 T2 1976 to 77 70 Fuel Injection
Vanagon Heads.?
GE 2000 94 71 1971 T2 1978 to 79 70 USA Market
Vanagon Heads.?
GW 1900 94 69 1914 Vanagon 1983 to 85 90 Wasserboxer
Fuel Injection
H 1500 83 69 1493 Beetle, T2 & 181 1968 to 70 44  
K 1500 83 69 1493 Type3 8/65 to 10/73 45  
L 1500 83 69 1493 Beetle & T2 1967 to 70 40 Low Compression
M 1500 83 69 1493 Type3 1965 41 Low Compression
MV 2100 94 76 2109 Vanagon 1985 to 92 95 Wasserboxer
Fuel Injection
N 1500 83 69 1493 Type3 8/65 to 7/73 52  
O 1500 83 69 1493 Type3 1963-1965 45 No CAM Beaaring
P 1600 85.5 69 1585 Type3 8/65 to 7/73 50 Low Compression
R 1600 85.5 69 1585 Type3 8/65 to 7/73 52 1500S Model
SP 1900 94 69 1914 Vanagon 1986 to 89 73 Wasserboxer
Swiss Market
SR 2100 94 76 2109 Vanagon 1986 to 1992 87 Wasserboxer
Swiss Market
SS 2100 94 76 2109 Vanagon 1989 to 92 93 Wasserboxer
Fuel Injected
T 1600 85.5 69 1585 Type3 1965 to 73 54  
U 1600 85.5 69 1585 Type3 1971 to 73 54 Low Compression
Fuel Injection
UF 1600 85.5 69 1585 Beetle     VW Brasil
UG 1600 85.5 69 1585 T2     VW Brasil
UJ 1600 85.5 69 1585 Beewtle     VW Brasil
UK 1600 85.5 69 1585 T2     VW Brasil
UO 1600 85.5 69 1585 Type3     Fuel Injection
V 1700 90 66 1679 411   68 Magnesium Case
VO 1700 90 66 1679 T127 Ind.     Magnesium Case
W 1700 90 66 1679 411 & 914 1970 to 71 80 Fuel Injection
X 1600 85.5 69 1585 Type3 1972 54 Low Compression
Z 1700 90 69 1679 411 1969 to 70 68 Twin Carb

This Comprehensive Listing May Contain Inaccuracies As It Was Compiled Using An Assortment Of Open Internet Sources - With All Available Data Pooling Into The ONE Handy List Presented Here

If You See Any Errors Then Please Let Us Know.

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The List DOES NOT Include Codes Used By Engine Re-Conditioners.!




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