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Is this Vehicle id number VIN incorrect/flawed ZFA225000-0-0138627?

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 ...
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my hyundai vin code is not valid

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, ...
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Relation of VIN of a car with emission norms of a country it is sold

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 ...
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Is the use of the Vehicle Descriptor Section of ISO 3779 Standard VIN Numbers public information?

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 (...
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my hyundai vin code is not valid

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 ...
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Getting VIN's of North American Vehicles

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 ...
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Can an ELM327 adapter be used to flash a VIN?

My understanding is ... yes, you can. Don't go away so fast though ... there are caveats: The ELM327 device is only a passthrough. It is just a connection from your device to the PCM. There is no way ...
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Do 'factory' options appear on VIN report?

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 ...
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Determining my Kia Forte Trim Level

The information you've provided isn't enough to know unfortunately. The "WK" is the colour of the interior trim of your car (in this case black). Example for the 2011 Forte here: https://www....
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Where can i find the serial number on engine for a Mercedes-Benz OM651?

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 ...
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Vehicle specification information by VIN lookup

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 ...
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Missing Vin number Doors replaced

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) ...
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