Nissan Maxima Owners Manual: Vehicle identification number (VIN) plate
The vehicle identification number (VIN) plate is attached as shown. This number is the identification for your vehicle and is used in the vehicle registration.
Vehicle identification number (chassis number)
The vehicle identification number is located as shown.
Engine serial number
The number is stamped on the engine as shown.
F.M.V.S.S./C.M.V.S.S. certification label
The Federal/Canadian Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (F.M.V.S.S./C.M.V.S.S.) certification label is affixed as shown. This label contains valuable vehicle information, such as: (GVWR), (GAWR), month and year of manufacture, (VIN), etc. Review it carefully.