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Old 11th April 2012, 21:49   #691
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March 2012 Manufactured Vehicle.
Thanks for the help Wildon. Hopefully will be getting the delivery this week.
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Dear Wildon,
Request to decode the Chassis number for my Rapid Ambition. Yet to be delivered. TMBBLDNA4CGO17629. Regards, Balaji S.
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Thank you very much for such a detailed information Wildon. I wanted to confirm if my car was manufactured after the Excise duty coming into effect as claimed by the dealer. It seems yes as it came into effect in 15th or 16th of March, that is immediately after the budget. Feeling a little relaxed as I now know that the additional 40K I choked out didn't just go to the dealer's pocket
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TMBBLDNA4CGO17629
Make : Škoda
Model : Rapid - Ambition
Production Date : 05.04.2012
Model Year : 2012
Color : Candy White
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Make : Škoda
Model : Rapid - Ambition
Production Date : 05.04.2012
Model Year : 2012
Color : Candy White
Hi VIN Expert,

Please decode this Fiat Grande PUNTO VIN for me: MCA118B5E07040293CLZ


CLZ = March xx ?


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MCA118B5E07040293CLZ
Make : Fiat
Model : Grande Punto - Dynamic
Engine : 2V-1.3-JTD-75CV-CF4
Model Year : 2012
Manufacturing Month/Year : March 2012

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This is the VIN given to me for my Fiat punto emotion mjd. Can you help me decode it. Its a Tucson wine color car.

VIN: MCA118C5E07037242ALZ
I know that its a Jan 2012 model.
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2V-1.3-JTD-75CVCF4- NEW EMOTION - INDIA
January 2012 model. No other details as of now.
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FIAT Car data is available on request for those FIAT vehicles made till January 2012.
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FIAT Car data is available on request for those FIAT vehicles made till January 2012.
Gosh thats too much information. One thing caught my eye: MODEL YEAR YEAR 2011 (INDIA) (MY11 Consensus Primers).
What does this mean? I though mine's a 2012 year model.

Many thanks buddy!
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Hey Wildon, need info on Skoda Rapid - Ambition VIN No. TMBBLCNA0CG016052 . Thanks in advance and keep on the good work.
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TMBBLCNA0CG016052
Make : Škoda
Model : Rapid - Ambition
Production Date : 17.03.2012
Model Year : 2012
Color : Reflex Silver Metallic
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Make : Volkswagen
Model : Passat - Blue motion
Production Date : 29.02.2012
Model Year : 2012
Color : Reflex Silver Metallic
Hi Wildon - I compared this with the car accessories and found the rear licence plate holder missing. Have written to the dealer quoting this decoded report but he's asking if the source of this is from VW. Can I confirm that it is indeed from VW?

I haven't revealed the source as yet.

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Hi Wildon, I need help with this VIN number for a Volkswagen Vento - wvwc11608bt044787.

I could decode that its manufactured in March 2011.

Thanks in advance.
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Hi Wildon,

There is a typo in the Volkswagen VIN post #9 (ARTICLE: Find your car's date of manufacture (VIN)) in this thread.

In the "Decode" paragraph it correctly states that 10th char is the Model Year but in the "Example" paragraph there is a typo when it says "If your 12th VIN...".

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wvwc11608bt044787
Make : Volkswagen
Model : Vento
Production Date : 23.03.2011
Model Year : 2011
Color : Reflex Silver Metallic
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Hi Wildon,

Could you please help me with one VIN for a Skoda Rapid Ambition AT?

TMBBDCNA6CG014450

It's a March 2012 mfg vehicle.

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