Re: What is the first letter mean in the VIN number

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Old 18 Aug 2003, 10:18 pm   #1 (permalink)
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Default Re: What is the first letter mean in the VIN number

wingbay wrote:
> Hi All:
> I wonder anyone knows what is the meaning of the first letter of the VIN
> number. Is the VIN number started with J means the vehicle is made in Japan?
> I was told with different meaning in the dealership so I need some expert to
> tell me the truth.
> Thanks

Where it was made. J is Japan, K is Korea and so on. American made stuff
will start with a number.

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