Vehicle Certification Label
The vehicle certification label is located on the driver door and displays the following assessments:
Name of Manufacturer
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating
Gross Axle Weight Rating (Front, Rear)
Canadian Safety Mark (w/RPO Z49)
Vehicle Class Type (Pass Car, etc.)
Vehicle Identification Number
Date of Manufacture (Mo/Yr)
The tire placard label is located on the driver door and displays the following assessments:
Specified Occupant Seating Positions
Maximum Vehicle Capacity Weight
Original Equipment Tire Size
Tire Pressure, Front, Rear, and Spare (Cold)
Service Parts ID Label
The vehicle service parts identification label is located in the instrument panel (I/P) compartment. The label is use to help identify the vehicle original parts and options.
Engineering Model Number (Vehicle Division, Line and Body Style)
Interior Trim Level and Decor
Exterior (Paint Color) WA Number
Special Order Paint Colors and Numbers
Vehicle Option Content
The Federal law requires that General Motors label certain body parts on this vehicle with the VIN. The purpose of the law is to reduce the number of motor vehicle thefts by helping in the tracing and recovery of parts from stolen vehicles.
Labels are permanently affixed to an interior surface of the part. The label on the replacement part contains the letter R, the manufacturer's logo, and the DOT symbol.
The anti-theft label must be covered before any painting, and rustproofing procedures, and uncovered after the procedures. Failure to follow the precautionary steps may result in liability for violation of the Federal Vehicle Theft Prevention Standard and possible suspicion to the owner that the part was stolen.