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Old 16th May 2015, 18:09   #2071
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Please help decoding this Ford VIN:FL42410
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Old 16th May 2015, 18:15   #2072
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Please help decoding this Ford VIN:FL42410
The VIN number provided is incomplete and it must have 17 characters.
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Old 16th May 2015, 18:26   #2073
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The VIN number provided is incomplete and it must have 17 characters.
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This if Ford EcoSport VIN, and am told these 7 should suffice to get at least the year and month, as some of the earlier posts indicate. Have not yet got the full 17.
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This if Ford EcoSport VIN, and am told these 7 should suffice to get at least the year and month, as some of the earlier posts indicate. Have not yet got the full 17.
If you had meant the last 7 characters to be 'FL42410', then it's May 2015 model. The eleventh character 'F' stands for the year 2015 and the twelfth character 'L' stands for the May month.

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Could you please decipher this Renault code for me:

VIN NO: MEEHSRCFNF1002877

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Renault VIN NO: MEEHSRCFNF1002877
Congrats! It's Jan 2015 model. The tenth character 'F' stands for the year 2015 and the eleventh character '1' stands for the January month. Is it Scala ?
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Thank you. My friend is buying a Duster and the sticker has the VIN number mentioned above. The dealer assures us that the F denotes a 2015 model year.

However, the sticker on the car also shows a "Trim In Date" of 13/09/2014.

I'm wondering if someone's pulling a fast one.

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I don't have any idea as what 'Trim In Date' means but VIN clearly denotes that it's a Jan 2015 model. Why Jan model as Duster sells in very good numbers for Renault ? Please ask your friend to do a thorough PDI.
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Please help decoding this Ford VIN:FL42410
Enter VIN MAJAXXMRKAFL42410 on https://www.etis.ford.com/vehicleSelection.do

Primary Features
Build Date: 07.05.2015
Vehicle Line: EcoSport 2013-
Body Style: 5 Door UAV
Version: Premium Version
Engine: 1.0L EcoBoost 120PS/125PS - Fox
Transmission: 5 Speed Manual Transaxle - B5/IB5
Drive: RHD FWD
Axle Ratio: 4.25
Emission: With Stage IV Emission Car
Air Conditioning: Automatic Air Conditioning
Territory: (+)"IND"
Paint: Smoke
Interior Colour: Charcoal Black Interior
Interior Fabric: Dark Leather/Red II
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Could someone decode the VIN of Skoda Rapid, I am taking delivery shortly. It is TMBBUCNA4FG012796.

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Skoda Rapid TMBBUCNA4FG012796
Congrats! It's March 2015 model. The sixth character 'C' stands for the March month and the tenth character 'F' stands for the year 2015.
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Can someone please help me in decoding the VIN number MEXE15604FT101970 of a VW Polo? I understand it's a May 2015 vehicle, but would like to see more details if possible.

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Hi
Appreciate Help in decoding the VIN MA6JFDDDFEH001663 for Chevy Cruze.
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Appreciate Help in decoding the VIN MA6JFDDDFEH001663 for Chevy Cruze.
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7th character - D - April
9th character - F - 2015

So the Cruze is April 2015 one.
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Thanks Anurag
This car is getting by my friend and being delivered this Friday.
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