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The Wikipedia link you gave says clearly that There are (at least four) different standards for the VIN. The EU and North America use different standards. The European standard does not have explicit "model year" and "plant code" fields. Characters 10-17 simply provide "clear identification of a particular vehicle". FWIW my Fiat (bought new from a ...


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If you haven't solve your problem with your VIN, I've been researching about this topic because I have similar problem and I've found that the 9th digit is the result of an error-checking algorithm, this means, or at least I understand, that Hyundai or whatever automotive you provide your VIN code, they first checks that digit, calculates checksum and if ...


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Cars are manufactured to meet the emission standards of the country it is intended to be sold in. If the car was manufactured in Canada with the intent to be sold in India, it will be designed to meet the emission standards of India. However, if you buy a car in North America and ship it to India, that's a whole other story. Some countries only test the ...


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It possible to have vehicles that no longer have a VIN despite having one originally since new replacement parts don't have a VIN on them... Motorcycles are worst case since there are so few places the VIN is located to begin with. On a car (with the VIN in a whole bunch of places from the factory), you can easily end up with original VIN parts being ...


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In the strict sense, yes it's possible. The probability that your bike has no VIN, though, is orders of magnitude less than miniscule, especially since it's not very old within the history of motor vehicles. If it was built as a prototype and never intended to be placed in production, it may not have a VIN - that's the one possibility for a bike of that age....


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In a VIN (Vehicle Identification Number) code, do the first 8 digits always refer to the same make/model, or does it change from year to year? If everything stayed the same between two years (make, model, engine, options, origin, etc), you can expect that the only thing which would change between the two years is the 10th digit (year) and the last six which ...


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First of all, I don't know if this will answer your question, but I wanted to point out the irregularities in the VIN you provided. On this website, it gives a breakdown of how the Hyundai VIN should read. Assuming the information is correct on the wiki, I'll show you what I'm seeing. Looking at how Hyundai does its VIN, I'll point out the inconsistencies: ...


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A VIN (Vehicle Identification Number) code is unique to each vehicle - it gives all the information such as which manufacturing plant right down to which radio and speakers were fitted etc. If the scan tool you are looking at is limited to North American vehicles (which surprises me - most i checked were targeted at the manufacturers VW, Landrover, GM etc) ...


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VIN formatting As you already know, VIN = Vehicle Identification Number and it's based on ISO 3779 and 3780. It's formatted like this and can use all digits and capital letters except I, O and Q (because they look too much like the digits 1 and 0). +---+---+---+---+---+---+---+---+---+---+---+---+---+---+---+---+---+ | 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | ...


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My car vin report specifies which options were / are fitted and also some things fitted by the manufacturer as a change of spec level. So, listed are things like no dpf, no high-end sound system, yes for power mirrors, yes for adjustable drivers seat, no for memory seats and the list is long. So depends on the manufacturer, but an lsd will be listed - ...


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I can find no specific information for your question, but after looking at the engine block i suggest 2 places to look on the block. Reference 2 red arrows in the image below. It may be difficult to impossible to see the engine serial number on that engine fully assembled and installed in the car.


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A VIN number is a sequence of 17 number and letters that when decoded provide quite a bit of information about a vehicle. When read from left to right. WMI( World Manufacturer Identifier) is contained in the first 3 digits. Position 1: What continent your vehicle was made on. Position 2: What country Position 3: What type of vehicle, VDS(Vehicle ...


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I can't find a diagram for the Buick, but most vehicles I've dealt with have had a plate somewhere in the engine bay (usually either the inner wing, the rear panel or the slam panel above the grille) with all the car details on - VIN/chassis number, colour codes, weights etc.


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