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Old 10th October 2019, 17:14   #2866
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Hello, can someone help decode this Seltos VIN please?
MZBEP813MKN004637
Chassis No: MZBEP813MKN004637
Engine No: D4FAKM848579
Production Date: 2019-08-12
Delivery Date: 2019-09-27 (Is this correct?)
Transmission: 6AT
Engine Capacity: 1.5L D
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Chassis No: MZBEP813MKN004637
Engine No: D4FAKM848579
Production Date: 2019-08-12
Delivery Date: 2019-09-27 (Is this correct?)
Transmission: 6AT
Engine Capacity: 1.5L D
Thanks binoyyj!

Delivery date is not correct - I took it yesterday. I had some health issues, I delayed the delivery. But why should that show up?
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One of my friend is taking delivery of Seltos next week. Please help to decode this VIN - MZBET811VKN013136.

Is there any general vin decoding guidelines for KIA like we have for other manufacturers ?
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Please help to decode this VIN - MZBET811VKN013136.
Chassis No: MZBET811VKN013136
Engine No: G4LDKD078671
Production Date: 17-09-2019
Transmission: 7DCT
Engine Capacity: 14 KAPPA
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Hey guys got the VIN number for both my Seltos today.
Can anyone please decode it.
MZBET811LKN010148
MZBET811VKN019584

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Hey guys got the VIN number for both my Seltos today.
Can anyone please decode it.
MZBET811LKN010148
MZBET811VKN019584

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Chassis No: MZBET811LKN010148
Engine No: G4LDKD099044
Production Date: 03-09-2019
Transmission: 6MT
Engine Capacity: 14 KAPPA

Chassis No: MZBET811VKN019584
Engine No: G4LDKD130261
Production Date: 28-09-2019
Transmission: 7DCT
Engine Capacity: 14 KAPPA
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Can you please help me identify decode the VIN for my friend's Hyundai Tucson? MALJ381BMKM015307

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Can you please help me identify decode the VIN for my friend's Hyundai Tucson? MALJ381BMKM015307
Chassis No: MALJ381BMKM015307
Engine No: G4NAKU318819
Production Date: 21-08-2019
Transmission: 6AT 2WD
Engine Capacity: 2.0 NU
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Hi Team-BHP friends. I need some advice on purchasing a brand new car with respect to it's manufacturing date.
I am in the market for purchasing a Honda Civic VX CVT from Pride Honda Banjara Hills, Hyderabad dealer.
I made an initial token payment and made a booking for the car.
My sales agent has informed me yesterday that the vehicle has been delivered from the factory, and on requesting shared the VIN number with me - which is MAKFC665DKN001039. This is clearly an April 2019 manufactured car!

On inquiring with the dealer, they are sharing that cars are coming from factory with such old manufacturing date.

Is this possible? Am I being taken for a ride?

Can anyone of you help with guidance and suggestions please?
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Dear All,


i have been assigned a Ecosport with VIN: MAJAXXMRKAKT20714

i could decode that this is Aug, 2019 manufactured. can someone pls provide with the exact date of production? Also, this being late October, a 2 month old car can be taken without any apprehensions? (of course, no substitute for a thorough PDI).


TIA.
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Hi Team-BHP friends. I need some advice on purchasing a brand new car with respect to it's manufacturing date.

I am in the market for purchasing a Honda Civic VX CVT from Pride Honda Banjara Hills, Hyderabad dealer.

I made an initial token payment and made a booking for the car.

My sales agent has informed me yesterday that the vehicle has been delivered from the factory, and on requesting shared the VIN number with me - which is MAKFC665DKN001039. This is clearly an April 2019 manufactured car!



On inquiring with the dealer, they are sharing that cars are coming from factory with such old manufacturing date.



Is this possible? Am I being taken for a ride?



Can anyone of you help with guidance and suggestions please?
Yes you are being taken for a ride. 6 months is too long. Please ask for a newer vehicle or threaten to cancel your booking.

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Dear All,


i have been assigned a Ecosport with VIN: MAJAXXMRKAKT20714

i could decode that this is Aug, 2019 manufactured. can someone pls provide with the exact date of production? Also, this being late October, a 2 month old car can be taken without any apprehensions? (of course, no substitute for a thorough PDI).


TIA.

August 2019 is fine IMHO.
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