A Vehicle Identification Number, or “VIN”, is the unique code that is assigned to an individual vehicle by its manufacturer and that distinguishes it from all other vehicles. It is like an automobile's fingerprint, no two vehicles can have the same VIN.
The report you can receive using a VIN number look-up will let you know the Make, Model, Variant, Month & Year of manufacture of the vehicle.
All multi brand vehicle information applies to 1982 - present models only.
For previous model year VIN information, check sources at your purchase dealership
The VIN is 17 to 21 characters long and is composed of 3 main sections: