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Old 25th January 2011, 17:15   #1411
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h@r$h@l

Its a Grand Punto.
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118A5E - 1.3MJD BS4 EMOTION PACK
Build date is November 2010

Hope this helps.


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As Wildon said, the same details can be decoded from here
http://www.team-bhp.com/forum/techni...n-cars-64.html

The post number is 957 and posted by Paddleshifter which is again a repost of the same information by Wildon in post 489

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Old 25th January 2011, 17:27   #1412
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MCA118A5E07023037LNZ
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Its a Grand Punto.
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118A5E - 1.3MJD BS4 EMOTION PACK
Build date is November 2010
Some Additional info:

Engine No: 0119778
Production Date: 04.11.2010
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Thanks guys. This helped a lot. The dealer was speaking the truth. Look out for the ownership thread soon.
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Old 27th January 2011, 15:36   #1414
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My neighbour has booked a Honda Jazz.
Here is the VIN:
MAKGG171ABN100927

Could you please confim the manufacturing date and other details please.
The dealer is claiming this to be a Jan 11 made car and hence is not offering the discount applicable to 2010 cars.

Thanks in advance.
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MAKGG171ABN100927
Yes its a January 2011 make car.
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Yes its a January 2011 make car.
Thanks @wildon.
Thanks a lot.

BTW, from your posts, ABN means Jan 2011 Noida.
So, just curious - any way to get the exact production date from Honda VIN like you have been doing for the Skoda VINs?

Thanks,
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So here's my question -

How do I know the code for a Grande Punto that's manufactured in 2011 ?

Earlier in the post someone mentioned NZ as 2010..so what's the code for 2011 ?

Thanks in advance -
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Earlier in the post someone mentioned NZ as 2010..so what's the code for 2011 ?
2011 cars would end with MZ. Jan ones would end with AMZ.
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Hi Wildon,

I have booked a skoda fabia 1.6 and here is the VIN. Can you please decipher the VIN
TMBFDA5J5BG010796

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Manufactured in 2011, Jan.

TMBFDA5J5BG010796- A- Jan, B- 2011
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Manufactured in 2011, Jan.

TMBFDA5J5BG010796- A- Jan, B- 2011
Fabia Elegance , Date of Production: 25.01.2011
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Is the date calculated from the serial number?
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Thanks for decoding the VIN VW2010 and wildon.
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^^No its not. its from other sources. but higher the serial number = latest produced vehicle.
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Getting Ford Figo, VIN number is not complete but dealer is saying its BC00040. He is stating 2010 began with AB and 2011 with BC, can someone confirm.

Need help urgently on this as need to take delivery by 3:00 pm today. Wildon bro, please help!!!

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