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The Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) shows the history of a car. Find out for free if there any problems or damage done to a car before you buy it.
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How to Read a VIN (Vehicle Identification Number)
A vehicle identification number, or VIN, identifies your car. It’s made up of individual numbers and letters with special significance, and provides information about your vehicle. Each VIN...
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What is a VIN and Where Can I Find It?
The Vehicle Identification Number, or VIN, includes specific information about your car, including the model year, engine code, and country of origin.

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Where do you find the vehicle identification number?
Each car is required to have a unique vehicle identification number (VIN). This is used for a very wide range of things, from your title to your insurance and much more. Without a VIN, your car is likely not insurable....
Where is the vehicle identification number located?
The vehicle identification number (VIN) is one of the most important identifiers about your car. It provides information about the manufacturer, the make and model, the year, where it was assembled and more. You’ll also find that it’s required in...
Where do I find the vehicle identification number?
Your car has a unique identification number that’s used for a number of different purposes, from the car’s title to your insurance and much more. The vehicle identification number (VIN) is sort of like your car’s fingerprint, and you’ll need...
Where do I find the vehicle identification number?
Your car has an identification number, call the vehicle identification number, or VIN. This number is used for a very wide range of purposes, from insurance to transferring the title and a great deal more. You’ll need to know where...
Where are the vehicle identification numbers (VIN) located?
The vehicle identification number (VIN) is an important piece of information used on a wide range of documentation. It’s 17 digits long, and it is located in several places on your car. You’ll find it here: On the dashboard,...
Where do I find the vehicle identification number?
The vehicle identification number, or VIN, for your car gives a lot of information about the vehicle. You’ll also need it for titling purposes, for insurance and in many other situations. The information contained in the VIN includes where...
needing factory transmission make or type or code
Without getting the identification plate off of the transmission and getting the transmission type you will have to contact a dealer in your area with your vehicle identification number to get the correct transmission your vehicle came with.
I lost my only car key. How can I get a replacement?
Hi, thanks for writing in. I would contact your local Mitsubishi dealer. They should be able to make you a key based off of your VIN number. Sometimes emailing is more efficient than trying to set an appointment. Try going...
Does the VIN number have to be in the ECM for the vehicle to run?
Some new ECMs will give you a certain amount of free starts before it will not start unless the VIN is added. I am not sure if this is the case with your ECM but you have a dealer telling...
engine suddenly died and wont turn over
There is a recall, 05v270000, for electrical system wiring dated 2005-06-07. This is a Ford recall number that pertains to this exact problem you are having and the cause of the issue may be the fuel injection wire harness or...
ECU and related components
Your ECU would have to be programmed. Although it is possible nowadays for consumers to download the software from the OEM for a fee, you need an interface cable and knowledge of the programming steps. Once you add up the...
I need a website where i can find spare parts.
Here are some websites I would recommend checking for parts: Mercedes Parts Center MB Online Parts Get Mercedes Parts Your VIN number should be located on the driver's side of the windshield lower corner. You should also be...

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