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Old 14th April 2014, 12:41   #1816
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I booked a Hyundai car and have finished payment formalities. The dealer gave me a 17 digit VIN. He said that VIN numbers are 17 digits only and not 19. Not sure since I kept insisting its 19 and the SA finally showed me the paperwork for a Grand i10 which had been invoiced and it was indeed 17 and he had me compare it with the delivery car to assuage my fears. Can someone help? I can provide the VIN if needed?
Seems like there is a change in VIN number pattern of Hyundai. when I used the 17 digits number in this website http://vindecoder.eu/hyundai it is able to decode. Only thing is that it is not decoding month of manufacture that is the only miss
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Hi, can some one get the month of manufacture, engine type and color from the following VIN. Its a i20. I am not able to get these particular details

MALBB51BLEM634083

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Hi, can some one get the month of manufacture, engine type and color from the following VIN. Its a i20. I am not able to get these particular details MALBB51BLEM634083 Thanks
I think I may have solved the riddle. I finally took delivery of my car yesterday and there were two numbers quoted on the invoice, one being the VIN which was 17 digits and the other being the Chassis Number which was the 17 digit VIN followed by a * and an alphabet. This made it a total of 19. I then applied the VIN decoding logic to this sequence and was able to decipher the model month and year. Not sure if I'm correct, but I do have a feeling that I am!
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Hello Wildon,

Can you please decode the below VIN and let me know the month of manufacture?

WVWB14163EA6511

Thanks in advance!
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I had access to a Hyundai tool where I could decode the VIN (even a 17-digit one) for free earlier. Unfortunately, that got outdated and hence was shut down. The new one is a fully paid site. However, miraculously I'm able to access it for free temporarily, because the site's payment system is being upgraded. So while I don't know how long the free access will last, here's a little bit for those who have asked for the decoding of the VIN of Hyundai cars.

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My i10 Grand has the following VIN MALA8151DLEM076187*B hence it is 20 digit where the 11th number is year and 20th number is month
I'm not able to get the details for this VIN, unfortunately. It looks like there could be an error.

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HI Wildon,

One of my friend booked an i20 and he got VIN number for his booking but his VIN number is only 17 digits long. How do we decode month from this?

"VIN Number is malbb51blem646115
Engine Number - g4laem225518"

Thanks in Advance
It is a 1.2 Sportz in Sleek Silver.

Manufacture Date - February 4, 2014


Model No CNS6K3615
Engine No G4LAEM225518
T/M No ME1772868253
IHMIPPB12 I20 12 (INDIA)
Engine MIP RW01
T/M MIP PBT3
Exterior Color RYS / RYS (RYS)
Interior Color HZ
DRIVE TYPE DRIVE TYPE - RHD
WEATHER TYPE WEATHER - THE TROPICAL ZONE
BODY TYPE SEDAN - 5DR 5P
ENGINE CAPACITY 1200 CC - KAPPA
ENGINE TYPE DOHC - MPI
FUEL TYPE GASOLINE - UNLEADED
TRANSAXLE MANUAL
T/M - 5 SPEED 2WD


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I booked a Hyundai car and have finished payment formalities. The dealer gave me a 17 digit VIN. He said that VIN numbers are 17 digits only and not 19. Not sure since I kept insisting its 19 and the SA finally showed me the paperwork for a Grand i10 which had been invoiced and it was indeed 17 and he had me compare it with the delivery car to assuage my fears. Can someone help? I can provide the VIN if needed?
17 digit is the normal VIN. The chassis number stamped below the driver's seat has 19 characters - 17 digit VIN followed by * followed by month of manufacture (code letter).

I can decode the 17 digit VIN if you provide it here.

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Hi, can some one get the month of manufacture, engine type and color from the following VIN. Its a i20. I am not able to get these particular details

MALBB51BLEM634083

Thanks
It is a 1.2 Asta in Twilight Blue.

Manufacture Date - December 17, 2013


Model No CNS6K3615
Engine No G4LADM196964
T/M No MD1772827298
IHMIPPB12 I20 12 (INDIA)
Engine MIP RW01
T/M MIP PBT3
Exterior Color TU8 / TU8 (TU8)
Interior Color HZ
DRIVE TYPE DRIVE TYPE - RHD
WEATHER TYPE WEATHER - THE TROPICAL ZONE
BODY TYPE SEDAN - 5DR 5P
ENGINE CAPACITY 1200 CC - KAPPA
ENGINE TYPE DOHC - MPI
FUEL TYPE GASOLINE - UNLEADED
TRANSAXLE MANUAL T/M - 5 SPEED 2WD

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I'm not able to get the details for this VIN, unfortunately. It looks like there could be an error.
If the VIN is MALA851DLEM076187, then here are the details.

It is a 1.1 Asta(O) in Sleek Silver.

Manufacture Date - February 7, 2014


Model No B4S61HC55
Engine No D3FAEM066570
T/M No TEM50J871349
IHMIPB414 GRAND I10 14 (INDIA PLANT-INDIA)
Engine MIP UZ31
T/M MIP PU51
Exterior Color RHM / RHM (RHM)
Interior Color PYN
DRIVE TYPE DRIVE TYPE - RHD
WEATHER TYPE WEATHER - THE TROPICAL ZONE
BODY TYPE SEDAN - 5DR 5P
ENGINE CAPACITY 1100 CC - U2
ENGINE TYPE DOHC - TCI
FUEL TYPE DIESEL - DIESEL
TRANSAXLE MANUAL
T/M - 5 SPEED 2WD
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Hi

Could somebody decode the following vin. Honda city.

MAKGM655CEN002882

The manufacturing date I could decode as mar 2014. And I guess the N means noida.

Anything else?

Thanks.
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Just got the car at the showroom today. Taking the delivery today evening the VIN number states the chasis is of 2013, while the manufacture is of 2014. Would that be a problem. the SE says both the manufacturing date as well as the registration will fall in 2014. What do you guys suggest.

VIN: WVWM13167EA550493
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17 digit is the normal VIN. The chassis number stamped below the driver's seat has 19 characters - 17 digit VIN followed by * followed by month of manufacture (code letter).
Seems like my gut / hypothesis was proved right after all. Thanks for the thanks RSR!
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Old 24th April 2014, 14:31   #1825
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Hello Wildon/Team,

Could you please help me in getting the detailed .pdf for below Chasis number.

TMBBLDNA0EG012334 (Rapid)

Thanks in Advance.
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Manufacturer: Mahindra

VIN Characters: 17 (beginning with MAI...)

Decode:

10th character represents the YEAR of Manufacture
12th character represents the MONTH of Manufacture

An Example:

If your 10th VIN character is A, then it represents the Year - 2010
If your 12th VIN character is G, then it represents the Month - July

Month Codes:

A = JAN
B = FEB
C = MAR
D = APR
E = MAY
F = JUN
G = JUL
H = AUG
J = SEP
K = OCT
L = NOV
M = DEC

Year Codes:

A = 2010
B = 2011
C = 2012
D = 2013
E = 2014
F = 2015
G = 2016
H = 2017
J = 2018
K = 2019

EDIT : Here's some more info from Spike. Thanks!
What is the code for 2009 manufacture vehicle then?

Since its 2 for 2001, it will be 9 for 2008 and then A is for 2010 according to the post. Just want to be sure that for 2014, the letter is E and not F
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Hello Wildon, my friend is buying the latest Polo Petrol Comfortline. We did a small check on the VIN number and its a Jan 2014 manufactured car. However the website says the new safety features come in only cars after Feb 2014. And there was no airbag written on the dash / steering wheel. This has made the situation a bit confusing.
I am mentioning the VIN number below, can you decode it fully including the feature list ? Looking forward for your reply.

VIN Number :- WVWA14607ET051775
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Booked a FIAT Punto earlier this week and finalized the white color today. Here's the VIN my SA sent me: MCA11814E07051541AJZ

What I can make out from it is that it's a January 2014 Manufactured car> Any other details I can get?

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17 digit VIN blues :(

MALA841CLEM015296

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17 digit VIN blues

MALA841CLEM015296
It is a 1.2 S.

Manufacture Date - April 17, 2014


Model No B4S4K3615
Engine No G4LAEM286408
T/M No ME1772467523
IHMIPB414 GRAND I10 14 (INDIA PLANT-INDIA)
Engine MIP ZZ01
T/M MIP PT55
Interior Color PYN
DRIVE TYPE DRIVE TYPE - RHD
WEATHER TYPE WEATHER - THE TROPICAL ZONE
BODY TYPE SEDAN - 4DR 5P
ENGINE CAPACITY 1200 CC - KAPPA
ENGINE TYPE DOHC - MPI
FUEL TYPE GASOLINE - UNLEADED
TRANSAXLE MANUAL T/M - 5 SPEED 2WD

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