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 to find it for these situations. You can find the VIN in the following locations:
Stamped on a metal placard on the dash in front of the driver position (it’s very close to the windshield)
On some models, it’s stamped on a placard under the front of the passenger seat.
The VIN is listed on the driver side door placard, along with other important information, including tire pressure, tire size, vehicle towing capabilities and more.
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