The designation "MK-1" or "MK-2" originates from us, NOT from Daihatsu, in Daihatsu one only speaks generally of the type "G10" is distinguished after the year of construction.
This difference, however, is clearly easier to distinguish by name, which is why we have named it that way.
MK-1 without rear wiper and without edge over the rear window
MK-1 with rear wiper and without edge over the rear window
MK-2 without rear wiper and without edge over the rear window
MK-2 with rear wiper and with edge over the rear window
Mudguard shape (with headlights), other bumpers, different bonnet and of course different headlights and mask, the turn signals are also in the bumper of the MK-1 but at the same time with parking light that the MK-2 has on the outside of the headlights.
MK-1, decorative sheet metal between bumper and mask, turn signals with parking light, mudguard form
Taillights are not interchangeable between MK-1 and MK-2 due to a different rear panel, the same applies to the front...
x) The MK-1 has only one brake line to the rear, MK-2 2 brake lines
x) Air conditioning as an option only for the MK-1 version (in Europe, South America and the Middle East both with air conditioning)
x) Wiring harness identical between MK-1 and MK-2 version
x) the MK-2 has larger carburetor main nozzles (more power on MK-2)
x) the manifold of the MK-2 has 2 negative pressure connections instead of 1 on the MK-1