Identification

Identification
This chart will help you indentify your project by model year as well as engine numbers
Engine ID numbers are located directly under the alternator/generator stand and are stamped into the case.
Production Dates Chassis Number Engine Engine Number
Year Date Model From Through Cylinders CCs From Through
Type I Standard Beetle
1954 1/54-12/54 ALL 575 415 781 883 4 1200(36) 695 282 945 525
1955 1/55-7/55 ALL 781 884 929 745 4 1200(36) 945 626 1 120 614
1956 8/55-7/56 ALL 929 746 1 394 118 4 1200(36) 1 120 615 1 678 208
1957 8/56-7/57 ALL 1 394 119 1 600 439 4 1200(36) 1 678 209 1 937 449
1958 8/57-7/58 ALL 1 600 440 1 774 680 4 1200(36) 1 937 450 2 156 321
1959 8/58-7/59 ALL 1 774 681 2 528 667 4 1200(36) 2 156 322 3 072 319
1960 8/59-7/60 ALL 2 528 668 3 192 506 4 1200(36) 3 072 320 3 912 903
1961 8/60-7/61 ALL 3 192 507 4 010 994 4 1200(40) 3 912 904 3 924 022
1962 8/61-7/62 ALL 4 010 995 4 846 835 4 1200(40) 3 924 023 3 942 914
1963 8/62-7/63 ALL 4 846 836 5 677 118 4 1200(40) 3 942 915 3 959 303
1964 8/63-7/64 ALL 5 677 119 6 502 399 4 1200(40) 3 959 304 3 972 440
1965 8/64-7/65 ALL 115 000 001 115 999 000 4 1200 3 972 441 4 050 000
1966 8/65-7/66 ALL 116 000 001 116 1021 300 4 1300 F 0 000 001 F 0 940 716
1967 8/66-7/67 ALL 117 111 001 117 999 000 4 1500 H 0 204 001 H 0 874 199
1968 8/67-7/68 ALL 118 1000 001 118 1016 100 4 1500 H 5 000 001 H 5 414 585
1969 8/68-7/69 ALL 119 000 001 119 1200 000 4 1500 H 5 414 586 H 5 900 000
1970 8/69-7/70 ALL 110 2000 001 110 3100 000 4 1600 B 6 000 001 B 6 600 000
1971 8/70-7/71 ALL 111 2000 001 111 3200 000 4 1600 AE 000 001 AE 0 558 000
1972 8/71-7/72 EX. CA 112 2000 001 112 3200 000 4 1600 AE 0 558 001 AE 0 917 263
8/71-7/72 CALIF. 112 2000 001 112 3200 000 4 1600 AH 0 000 001 AE 0 005 900
1973 8/72-10/72 M/T 113 2000 001 113 2212 117 4 1600 AE 0 917 264 AE 1 000 000
10/72-7/73 M/T, EX. CA. 113 2212 118 113 3200 000 4 1600 AK 0 000 001 AK 0 239 364
10/72-7/73 M/T, CA. 113 2212 118 113 3200 000 4 1600 AH 1 133 404 AH 0 101 888
8/72-7/73 A/T 113 2000 000 113 3200 000 4 1600 AH 0 005 901 AH 0 114 418
1974 8/73-7/74 M/T, EX. CA. 114 2000 001 114 2999 000 4 1600 AK 0 239 365 AK 0 239 493
8/73-7/74 M/T, CA. 114 2000 001 114 2999 000 4 1600 AH 0 101 889 AH 0 500 000
8/73-7/74 A/T 114 2000 001 114 2999 000 4 1600 AH 0 114 419 AH 0 500 000
1975 2/74-7/75 M/T 115 2000 001 115 2600 000 4 1600 AJ 000 001 AJ 0 059 664
8/74-7/75 A/T 115 2000 001 115 2600 000 4 1600 AJ 000 001 AJ 0 012 405
1976 8/75-7/76 M/T 116 2000 001 116 2200 000 4 1600 AJ 059 665 AJ 095 935
8/75-7/76 A/T 116 2000 001 116 2200 000 4 1600 AJ 0 012 406 AJ 0 012 504
1977 8/76-7/77 ALL 117 2000 001 117 2200 000 4 1600 AJ 0 095 936 AJ 0 119 687
1978 8/77-7/78 ALL 118 2000 001 118 2050 000 4 1600 AJ 0 119 688 AJ 0 132 850
Type I Super Beetle
1971 8/70-7/71 ALL 111 2000 001 111 3200 000 4 1600 AE 0 000 001 AE 0 558 000
1972 8/72-7/72 EX. CA. 112 2000 001 112 3200 000 4 1600 AE 0 558 001 AE 0 917 263
8/71-7/72 CALIF. 112 2000 001 112 3200 000 4 1600 AH 0 000 001 AH 0 005 900
1973 8/72-10/72 M/T 133 2000 001 133 2212 117 4 1600 AE 0 917 264 AE 1 000 000
10/72-7/73 M/T, EX. CA. 133 2212 118 133 3200 000 4 1600 AK 0 000 001 AK 0 239 364
10/72-7/73 M/T, CA. 133 2212 118 133 3200 000 4 1600 AH 0 033 404 AH 0 101 888
8/72-7/73 A/T 133 2000 000 133 3200 000 4 1600 AH 0 005 901 AH 0 114 418
1974 8/73-7/74 M/T, EX. CA. 134 2000 001 134 2999 000 4 1600 AK 0 239 365 AK 0 500 000
8/73-7/74 M/T, CA. 134 2000 001 134 2999 000 4 1600 AH 0 101 889 AH 0 500 000
8/73-7/74 A/T 134 2000 001 134 2999 000 4 1600 AH 0 114 419 AH 0 500 000
1975 8/74-7/75 A/T 135 2000 001 135 2600 000 4 1600 AJ 0 000 001 AJ 0 059 664
8/74-7/75 A/T 135 2000 001 135 2600 000 4 1600 AJ 0 000 001 AJ 0 012 405
Type I Thing (181)
1973 8/72-9/73 ALL 183 2000 001 183 3026 058 4 1600 AM 000 001 AM 011 820
1974 10/73-9/74 ALL 184 2000 001 1842818 496 4 1600 AM 011 821 AM 029 046
Type I Karmann Ghia
1954 1/54-12/54 ALL 575 415 781 883 4 1200(36) 695 282 945 525
1955 1/55-7/55 ALL 781 884 929 745 4 1200(36) 945 526 1 120 614
1956 8/55-7/56 ALL 929 746 1 394 118 4 1200(36) 1 120 615 1 678 208
1957 8/56-7/57 ALL 1 394 119 1 600 439 4 1200(36) 1 678 209 1 937 449
1958 8/57-7/58 ALL 1 600 440 1 774 680 4 1200(36) 1 937 450 2 156 321
1959 8/58-7/59 ALL 1 774 681 2 528 667 4 1200(36) 2 156 322 3 072 319
1960 8/59-7/60 ALL 2 528 668 3 192 546 4 1200(36) 3 072 320 3 912 903
1961 8/60-7/61 ALL 3 192 507 4 010 994 4 1200(40) 3 912 904 3 924 022
1962 8/61-7/62 ALL 4 010 995 4 846 835 4 1200(40) 3 924 023 3 942 914
1963 8/62-7/63 ALL 4 846 836 5 677 118 4 1200(40) 3 942 915 3 959 303
1964 8/63-7/64 ALL 5 677 119 6 502 399 4 1200(40) 3 959 304 3 972 440
1965 8/61-7/65 ALL 145 000 001 115 999 000 4 1200 3 972 441 4 050 000
1966 8/64-7/66 ALL 146 000 001 116 1021 300 4 1300 F 000 0001 F 094 0716
1967 8/66-7/67 ALL 147 000 001 117 999 000 4 1500 H 0 204 001 H 0 874 199
1968 8/67-7/68 ALL 148 000 001 118 1016 100 4 1500 H 5 333 001 H 5 414 585
1969 8/68-7/69 ALL 149 000 001 119 1200 000 4 1500 H 5 414 586 H 5 900 000
1970 8/69-7/70 ALL 140 2000 001 110 3100 000 4 1600 B 6 000 001 B 6 600 000
1971 8/70-7/71 ALL 141 2000 001 111 3200 000 4 1600 AE 0 000 001 AE 0 558 000
1972 8/71-7/72 EX. CA. 142 2000 001 112 3200 000 4 1600 AE 0 558 001 AE 0 917 263
8/71-7/72 CALIF. 142 2000 001 112 3200 000 4 1600 AH 0 000 001 AH 0 005 900
1973 8/72-10/72 M/T 143 2000 001 113 2212 117 4 1600 AE 0 917 264 AE 1 000 000
10/72-7/73 M/T, EX. CA. 143 212 118 113 3200 000 4 1600 AK 0 000 001 AK 0 239 364
10/72-7/73 M/T, CA. 143 2212 118 113 3200 000 4 1600 AH 0 033 404 AH 0 101 888
8/72-7/73 A/T 143 2000 000 113 3200 000 4 1600 AH 0 005 901 AH 0 114 418
1974 8/73-7/74 M/T, EX. CA. 144 2000 001 144 2999 000 4 1600 AK 0 239 365 AK 0 239 493
8/73-7/74 M/T, CA. 144 2000 001 144 2999 000 4 1600 AH 0 101 889 AH 0 500 000
8/73-7/74 A/T 144 2000 001 144 2999 000 4 1600 AH 0 114 419 AH 0 500 000
Type I Convertible
1954 1/54-12/54 ALL 575 415 781 883 4 1200(36) 695 282 945 525
1955 1/55-7/55 ALL 781 884 929 745 4 1200(36) 945 526 1 120 614
1956 8/55-7/56 ALL 929 746 1 394 118 4 1200(36) 1 120 615 1 678 208
1957 8/56-7/57 ALL 1 394 119 1 600 439 4 1200(36) 1 678 209 1 937 449
1958 8/57-7/58 ALL 1 600 440 1 774 680 4 1200(36) 1 937 450 2 156 321
1959 8/58-7/59 ALL 1 774 681 2 528 667 4 1200(36) 2 156 322 3 072 319
1960 8/59-7/60 ALL 2 528 668 3 192 506 4 1200(36) 3 072 320 3 912 903
1961 8/60-7/61 ALL 3 192 507 4 010 994 4 1200(40) 3 912 904 3 924 022
1962 8/61-7/62 ALL 4 010 995 4 846 835 4 1200(40) 3 924 023 3 942 914
1963 8/62-7/63 ALL 4 846 836 5 677 118 4 1200(40) 3 942 915 3 959 303
1964 8/63-7/64 ALL 5 667 119 6 502 399 4 1200(40) 3 959 304 3 972 440
1965 8/64-7/65 ALL 155 000 001 155 999 000 4 1200(40) 3 972 441 4 050 000
1966 8/65-7/66 ALL 156 000 001 156 1021 300 4 1300 F 000 0001 F 094 0716
1967 8/66-7/67 ALL 157 000 001 157 999 000 4 1500 H 0 204 001 H 0 874 199
1968 8/67-7/68 ALL 158 000 001 158 1016 100 4 1500 H 5 000 001 H 5 414 585
1969 8/68-7/69 ALL 159 000 001 159 1200 000 4 1500 H 5 414 586 H 5 900 000
1970 8/69-7/70 ALL 150 2000 001 150 3100 000 4 1600 B 6 000 001 B 6 600 000
Type I Super Beetle Convertible
1971 8/70-7/71 ALL 151 2000 001 151 3200 000 4 1600 AE 0 000 001 AE 0 558 000
1972 8/71-7/72 EX. CA. 152 2000 001 152 3200 000 4 1600 AE 0 558 001 AE 917 263
8/71-7/72 CA. 152 2000 001 152 3200 000 4 1600 AH 0 000 001 AH 0 005 900
1973 8/72-10/72 M/T 153 2000 001 153 2212 117 4 1600 AE 0 917 264 AE 1 000 000
10/72-7/73 M/T, EX. CA. 153 2212 118 153 3200 000 4 1600 AK 0 000 001 AK 0 239 364
10/72-7/73 M/T, CA. 153 2212 118 153 3200 000 4 1600 AH 0 033 404 AH 0 101 888
10/72-7/73 A/T 153 2212 118 153 3200 000 4 1600 AH 0 005 901 AH 0 114 418
1974 8/73-7/74 M/T, EX. CA. 154 2000 001 154 2999 000 4 1600 AK 0 239 365 AK 0 239 493
8/73-7/74 M/T, CA. 154 2000 001 154 2999 000 4 1600 AH 0 101 889 AH 0 500 000
8/73-7/74 A/T 154 2000 001 154 2999 000 4 1600 AH 0 114 419 AH 0 500 000
1975 8/74-7/75 M/T 155 2000 001 155 2600 000 4 1600 AJ 0 000 001 AJ 0 059 664
8/74-7/75 A/T 155 2000 001 155 2600 000 4 1600 AJ 0 000 001 AJ 0 012 405
1976 8/75-7/76 M/T 156 2000 001 156 2200 000 4 1600 AJ 0 059 665 AJ 0 095 935
8/75-7/76 A/T 156 2000 001 156 2200 000 4 1600 AJ 0 012 406 AJ 0 012 504
1977 8/76-7/77 ALL 157 2000 001 157 2200 000 4 1600 AJ 0 095 936 AJ 0 119 687
1978 8/77-7/78 ALL 158 2000 001 158 2050 000 4 1600 AJ 0 009 688 AJ 0 132 850
1979 8/78-12/79 ALL 159 2000 001 159 2043 634 4 1600 AJ 0 132 851 AJ 0 149 558
Type II
1955 3/55-12/55 ALL 20 117 902 20 160 715 4 1200(36) 20 991 590 20 1 277 346
1956 1/56-12/56 ALL 20 160 716 223 216 4 1200(36) 20 1 277 347 1 678 209
1957 1/57-12/57 ALL 223 217 315 208 4 1200(36) 1 678 210 2 156 320
1958 1/58-7/58 ALL 315 209 374 810 4 1200(36) 2 156 321 2 213 922
1959 8/58-5/59 ALL 374 811 469 505 4 1200(36) 2 215 923 3 399 999
1960 6/59-4/60 ALL 469 506 614 455 4 1200(40) 3 400 000 5 000 000
1961 5/60-7/61 ALL 614 456 802 985 4 1200(40) 5 000 001 5 979 933
1962 8/61-7/62 ALL 802 986 971 549 4 1200(40) 5 979 934 6 914 250
1963 8/62-7/63 ALL 971 550 1 144 281 4 1200(40) 6 914 251 7 816 340
1/63-7/63 ALL 1 041 014 1 144 281 4 1500 143 543 578 877
1964 8/63-7/64 ALL 1 144 282 1 328 871 4 1200 7 816 341 8 785 397
8/63-7/64 ALL 1 144 282 1 328 871 4 1500 578 878 713 767
1965 8/64-10/64 ALL 215 000 001 215 036 651 4 1200 8 785 398 8 964 999
8/64-10/64 ALL 215 000 001 215 100 000 4 1500 713 768 1 100 000
1966 8/64-7/66 ALL 216 000 001 216 100 000 4 1500 H 0 000 001 H 0 183 372
1967 8/66-7/67 ALL 217 000 001 217 148 458 4 1500 H 0 183 373 H 0 761 324
1968 8/67-7/68 ALL 218 000 001 218 220000 4 1600 B 5 000 000 B 5 050 173
1969 8/68-7/69 ALL 219 000 001 219 300 000 4 1600 B 5 050 174 B 5 116 436
1970 8/69-7/70 ALL 210 2000 001 210 2300 000 4 1600 B 5 116 437 B 5 230 000
1971 8/70-7/71 ALL 211 2000 001 211 2300 000 4 1600 AE 0 000 001 AE 0 529 815
1972 8/71-7/72 ALL 212 2000 001 212 2300 000 4 1700 CB 0 000 001 CB 0 060 640
1973 8/72-7/73 M/T 213 2000 001 213 2300 000 4 1700 CB 0 060 641 CB 0 010 138
8/72-7/73 A/T 213 2000 001 213 2300 000 4 1700 CD 0 008 723 CD 0 011 000
1974 8/73-12/73 M/T, EX. CA. 214 2000 001 214 2094 429 4 1700 CB 0 101 139 CB 0 110 000
8/73-12/73 A/T, EX. CA. 214 2000 001 214 2094 429 4 1700 CD 0 008 723 CD 0 011 000
8/73-7/74 EX. CA. 214 2000 001 214 2300 000 4 1800 AW 0 000 001 AW 0 037 000
1/74-7/74 CA 214 2094 430 214 2300 000 4 1800 ED 0 000 001 ED 0 000 639
1975 8/74-7/75 ALL 215 2000 001 215 2300 000 4 1800 ED 0 000 640 ED 0 025 000
1976 8/75-7/76 ALL 216 2000 001 216 2300 000 4 2000 GD 0 000 001 GD 0 027 786
1977 8/76-6/77 ALL 217 2000 001 217 2300 000 4 2000 GD 0 027 787 GD 0 055 800
1978 7/77-7/78 ALL 218 2000 001 218 2300 000 4 2000 GE 0 007 083 GE 0 039 331
1979 8/78-7/79 ALL 219 2000 001 219 2300 000 4 2000 GE 0 039 332 GE 0 058 786
Type III
1964 8/63-7/64 ALL 211 975 183 592 4 1500 255 340 633 330
1965 8/64-7/65 ALL 315 000 001 315 220 883 4 1500 633 331 1 100 000
1966 8/65-7/66 ALL 316 000 001 316 500 000 4 1600 T 0 000 001 T 0 260 000
1967 8/66-7/67 ALL 317 000 001 317 500 000 4 1600 T 0 260 001 T 0 476 124
1968 8/67-7/68 ALL 318 000 001 318 500 000 4 1600 U 0 000 001 U 0 093 651
1969 8/68-7/69 ALL 319 000 001 319 500 000 4 1600 U 0 093 652 U 0 231 100
1970 8/69-7/70 ALL 310 2000 001 310 2500 000 4 1600 U 0 231 101 U 0 366 020
1971 8/70-7/71 ALL 311 2000 001 311 2500 000 4 1600 U 0 366 021 U 0 502 000
1972 8/71-7/72 EX. CA. 312 2000 001 312 2500 000 4 1600 U 5 000 001 U 5 057 000
8/71-7/72 CA 312 2000 001 312 2500 000 4 1600 X 0 000 001 X 0 004 000
1973 8/72-7/73 ALL 313 2000 001 313 2500 000 4 1600 U 5 057 001 U 5 090 000