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Looking up a VIN number at a DMV gives valuable information, such as sale and ownership history, accident history, liens, damage from floods, improper odometer settings and whether the vehicle classifies as a lemon. Each... More »

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Ford's official website offers a vehicle identification number lookup tool that is free to use for all visitors - simply enter the VIN in the tool?s search box and then click on the Submit button. To locate the tool, vis... More »

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The first step to using the GMC VIN lookup is to identify the GMC vehicle identification number that needs researching. Locate the vehicle identification number on the small metallic plate attached to the driver's side o... More »

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A 13-digit VIN history report, typically used by potential used-car buyers, provides historical information on a particular vehicle. If an older vehicle does not have a 13-digit number, this report it not available. More »

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The history of a vehicle can be retrieved using the VIN, or vehicle identification number, because the VIN is always written on repair and accident records. When a VIN is looked up, all the records that are associated wi... More »

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The information attached to the VIN number of a used car can be found by obtaining a vehicle history report, according to DMV.org. Many online companies, such as Carfax, offer VIN number checks to determine the history o... More »

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A vehicle identification number (VIN) is required in Canada to register a vehicle in addition to other required documents, such as proof of ownership, proof of insurance and a new vehicle information statement provided f... More »

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