Make your own free website on Tripod.com

Murray Model Numbers Decoded

Home | EHP Deck or Drive Belts | Deere Deck, Commercial or Drive Belts | MTD Deck, or Drive Belts | Murray Deck or Drive Belts

Model Number Examples

Model Numbers and Date Codes changed to denote decades of production. Serial numbers did not always exist until the 1991.

FORM TIME SPAN MEANING
Y-DDBBxVVR 1971 - 1980
  • Y = Last digit of year
  • DD = Deck size in inches
  • BB = Body style
  • x = Separator, if present
  • VV = Vendor designation, if present
  • R = Revision, capital letter if present
Y-DDBBBxVVR 1981 - 1990
  • Y = Last digit of year
  • DD = Deck size in inches
  • BBB = Body style
  • x = Separator, if present
  • VV = Vendor designation, if present
  • R = Revision, capital letter if present
DDBBBxVVR 1991 - 2000
  • DD = Deck size in inches
  • BBB = Body style
  • x = Separator, if present
  • VV = Vendor designation, if present
  • R = Revision, capital letter if present
  • Y = Last digit of year = first digit of Date Code
DDBBBBxVVR 2001 - Present
  • DD = Deck size in inches or cm
  • BBBB = Body style
  • x = Separator, if present
  • VV = Vendor designation, if present
  • R = Revision, capital letter if present
  • Y = Last digit of year = first digit of Date Code