Where is the body number ?
Before we talk about where the number of auto body, should explain what it is.
VIN code to the vehicle code (as we call stand number), it is like a passport for each person.This identification number is assigned to the vehicle in its manufacture.
recommend thoroughly acquainted with a number of his body on the subject of symbols in it may be slaughtered before the purchase of the car.Pay special attention to number 3 (it is easy to kill 8) and 5 (interrupted by 6).Do not be amiss to measure and "to break through the VIN" in the hijacking, using free directories on the internet.
now reveal to you the secret of each of the 17 identification number of characters.
- 1st character - it is designated geographical area.
- 2nd symbol indicates the country in this area.
- Under the third symbol is the manufacturer of the car.If this place is number 9, it means that the data now produced less than 500 cars per year.
- From 4th to 8th characters.They laid information on the type of body, car model, engine and equipment.
- 9th character is a control for the manufacturers from China and the United States.For the rest of this additional information.
- 10th character - model year cars.
- In the 11th symbol incorporated information about the manufacturer.
- From 12 to 17 characters.They are indicated by a sequence of passage of the vehicle on the factory assembly line.
Where VIN is applied to the code on the car?
Places where the body number in most modern cars the following:
- That left the upper part of the instrument panel, directly under the windshield.With this arrangement, VIN code, it can be seen only from the outside of the car.
- At the bottom of the arch from the driver's seat.Identification number in this case can be seen at the open driver's door.
- under the driver's seat.For it is necessary to promote the reconciliation of the driver's seat as far as possible from the steering wheel and fold the mat.
- In other cases, VIN code you need to look under the hood.
- On-site identification number of locations can be found in Title vehicle or of its certificate of registration.
Where is the body number VAZ and how to decrypt
identification number of domestic cars VAZ is located directly on the plate under the hood in the engine compartment, if located in the front passenger seat.
Characters also seventeen, and they indicate the following.
- 1st symbol - the geographical area.
- 2nd - country.
- third - the factory.
- following 6 - car model.
- Latin character - code release.
- last 7 digits indicate the stand number.