RCA Appliance Age or Manufacture Date

RCA Appliance Age or Manufacture Date:

The manufacturing date and year is coded into the serial number (not the model number) of the appliance. Our serial numbers begin with two letters. The first letter identifies the month and the second letter identifies the year. The corresponding letters, months, and years are below. For example, if the serial number begins with the letters "GA," the appliance age is April of 2001.

Letter
Month (first letter)
Years (second letter)
A
January
2001, 1989
D
February
2002, 1990
F
March
1991
G
April
1992
H
May
1993
L
June
1994
M
July
1995
R
August
1996
S
September
1997
T
October
1998
V
November
1999
Z
December
2000



For information on GE Appliances, see How to Determine the Age or Manufacture Date of a GE Appliance.