The Canadian Police Information Centre maintains a national database where Canadian residents can check if a vehicle or a property is reported stolen. The Insurance Bureau of Canada also operates a VIN verification servi... More » Vehicles Car Parts & Maintenance

A free VIN check to determine if a vehicle has been reported stolen or is a salvage vehicle can be conducted at the VinCheck website. VinCheck is run by the National Insurance Crime Bureau (NICB). More »

To obtain free car information by the VIN, access the website of the National Insurance Crime Bureau, and perform a VIN check to check the title of the vehicle. This process provides some basic information about the vehi... More »

Find the vehicle identification number on a Polaris all-terrain vehicle on the left side frame rail, on the right side of the left-front wheel well next to the fender. The vehicle's registration papers and title also con... More »

The vehicle identification number of a trailer and any commercial motor vehicle manufactured since June 1976 is usually printed on a paper sticker inside the vehicle. This is called the vehicle plate, and it includes the... More »

To look up your car’s VIN for engine specifications, check the VIN on your vehicle’s title and registration, or find it on your car, then use VIN-decoder websites. Alternatively, contact the manufacturer, a dealership or... More » Vehicles Car Parts & Maintenance

While smog check requirements and costs vary from state to state, some states, such as New Jersey and California, provide residents with opportunities for free smog checks. For instance, New Jersey runs state-operated sm... More » Vehicles Car Parts & Maintenance