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    FloridaMatt is offline Cadillac Owners Member
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    ELR Option Codes

    In developing a program to better analyze the pool of available ELRs, I've found that the options are coded into the VIN.

    Note1: the use of an extra-cost exterior paint is not indicated in the option code.
    Note2: these have not been verified by Cadillac, but I have identified them based on looking at a number of dealer sites which will display window stickers of cars they are selling

    The first 4 characters of the vin are always 1G6R. The 5th character indicates the factory options:

    L base, no options

    M Luxury package only

    N Kona Brown interior only

    P Luxury + Kona

    R Luxury + Adaptive Cruise

    S Luxury + Kona + Cruise

    The Saks (White) editions are option code R. Cadillac did not give then a unique option code (For shame, for shame. That would make it easy to counterfeit a Saks should they ever be worth doing so.)

    At the moment, there are 867 ELRs on cars.com. lowest vin = 00004, highest = 01409


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    RocketJohn is offline Cadillac Owners Member
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    Re: ELR Option Codes

    Quote Originally Posted by FloridaMatt View Post
    In developing a program to better analyze the pool of available ELRs, I've found that the options are coded into the VIN.

    Note1: the use of an extra-cost exterior paint is not indicated in the option code.
    Note2: these have not been verified by Cadillac, but I have identified them based on looking at a number of dealer sites which will display window stickers of cars they are selling

    The first 4 characters of the vin are always 1G6R. The 5th character indicates the factory options:

    L base, no options

    M Luxury package only

    N Kona Brown interior only

    P Luxury + Kona

    R Luxury + Adaptive Cruise

    S Luxury + Kona + Cruise

    The Saks (White) editions are option code R. Cadillac did not give then a unique option code (For shame, for shame. That would make it easy to counterfeit a Saks should they ever be worth doing so.)

    At the moment, there are 867 ELRs on cars.com. lowest vin = 00004, highest = 01409
    Do these codes hold true for the 2016 as well?

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    newportELR is offline Cadillac Owners Member
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    Re: ELR Option Codes

    I don't think so. I have a 2016 with performance package, Kona, and adaptive cruise, and my VIN has M as the fifth character.

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    RocketJohn is offline Cadillac Owners Member
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    Re: ELR Option Codes

    Was adaptive cruise still an option in 2016 or standard?

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    Re: ELR Option Codes

    Quote Originally Posted by RocketJohn View Post
    Was adaptive cruise still an option in 2016 or standard?
    Option.

    Options on the 2016:
    Performance package $1,295 ... sport-tuned suspension, 'performance' anti-lock brakes, leather steering wheel, upgraded alloy wheels with summer-only tires
    Adaptive Cruise Control $1,995
    Kona Brown Leather seating ... $2,450
    Paint colors with a $500 upcharge: Crystal White Tricoat, Red Passion Tintcoat

    In the 2014, you needed to have the Luxury Package upgrade ($1,695 ... upgraded alloy wheels, rear cross-traffic alert, side blind zone alert, Intellibeam headlights) in order to be able to upgrade to ACC ($1,995). I don't think the 2016 requires the Performance Package to get ACC. Other 2014 options:
    Kona Brown Leather seating ... $2,450
    Paint color with a $995 upcharge: Crystal Red Tintcoat

    --Chris

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