Posted April 4, 2008 Suzuki and Yamaha ATV Model Year Code Letter Designations Have you ever wondered how you can identify the model year of a Suzuki or Yamaha ATV? Suzuki and Yamaha assign a year letter code to the end of each model name. Perhaps you’ve noticed this letter designation in your Suzuki or Yamaha repair manual or owners manual but weren’t sure what it meant. In descending order, the Suzuki and Yamaha year code letter designations are as follows: Y = Yamaha S = Suzuki Year Y S 2008 X K8 2007 W K7 2006 V K6 2005 T K5 2004 S K4 2003 R K3 2002 P K2 2001 N K1 2000 M Y 1999 L X 1998 K W 1997 J V 1996 H T 1995 G S 1994 F R 1993 E P 1992 D N 1991 B M 1990 A L 1989 W K 1988 U J 1987 T H 1986 S G 1985 N F 1984 L E 1983 K D 1982 J Z 1981 H X 1980 G T 1979 F N 1978 E C 1977 D B 1976 C A 1975 B M 1974 A L Share this post Link to post Share on other sites Like what you are reading? Please help us by sharing this content.