Vibe 2003-2005

Vehicle Identification Number (VIN)


The vehicle identification number (VIN) plate is the legal identifier of the vehicle. The VIN plate is located on the upper left hand corner of the Instrument Panel and can be seen through the windshield from the outside of the vehicle.

The VIN is comprised of a seventeen-number-and-letter code which provides the following information about the vehicle:

Position 1: Country of Origin
Position 2: Manufacturer
Position 3: Make
Position 4-5: Carline/Series
Position 6: Body Style
Position 7: Restraint System
Position 8: Engine Type
Position 9: Check Digit
Position 10: Model Year
Position 11: Plant Location
Position 12-17: Plant Sequence Number

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Fig. The vehicle identification number (VIN) is visible through the driver-s side of the windshield.