VIN Lookup

Get a vehicle history report by using our powerful VIN Lookup tool instantly. Using the VIN lookup is a great way to learn more about the specifications and history of any vehicle.

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The VIN Lookup tool will find the previous history of the vehicle which can assist you in making an informed purchase. The Premium VIN report includes detailed historical data of the vehicle including former owners, recalls, vehicle’s accident history, loan and lien records, and repair history. This information can assist you in making a better evaluation of the vehicle based on the current market trends. A correct valuation can save you money and time spent on future repairs, documentation, and verifications.

In addition to some of the standard elements of the VIN report mentioned above, our in-depth VIN Lookup tool provides you with the current market value of the vehicle using its previous history, title checks, loan, and lien records. Moreover, you are provided with auction photos and sales records which makes this VIN Lookup tool unique and most advanced.

Also, the VIN Decoder returns a more detailed report than a Carfax report. A Carfax report provides you only with the history of the vehicle and that too at a much higher cost than our advanced VIN check service. Also, by using our VIN decoder, you can get more information than another VIN history report service at much cheaper rates. Our VIN report includes in-depth data of the past auctions of the vehicle along with auction photos. This service is only available in our advanced VIN Lookup tool. You will get up-to-date information about the vehicle and will save money by choosing our VIN check service.

Each vehicle history report ensures to cover all the historical information available. This makes the VIN check for any vehicle very important before purchase.

What is in a VIN Number and how to read it?

The VIN number which is also known as the chassis number or serial number of the vehicle; is a 17-character alphanumeric code. This alphanumeric code differs from vehicle to vehicle and is assigned by the manufacturer to each vehicle. The VIN number is then used to store information about the vehicle. The VIN Lookup tool can lookup any VIN number and can present the year, make, engine, fuel, transmission, add-ons, and features, and where the car was manufactured.

The VIN Lookup tool provides all the information contained in the VIN number. For instance, the first character of the 17-character alphanumeric code represents the country of origin. Then, the second and third character provides manufacturer details. Following this, characters from fourth to eighth provide information about the engine size, engine specifications, and type of the vehicle. The VIN number also contains the vehicle serial number in its last 6 characters.

Where to find the VIN Number?

The VIN number can be found on the vehicle title or insurance paper with ease. The VIN number might also be reported as “Chassis Number” on the insurance paper. Also, vehicle registration papers include the VIN number which could be listed as a Serial Number, Title, or Identification number.

You can also locate the VIN Number at numerous positions on the vehicle. Some of these locations are listed below for your guidance.


You can locate the VIN on the driver’s side dashboard near the bottom of the windshield.

Driver’s door jamb

You can also find the VIN on the sticker placed near the door jam on the driver’s side.

Engine block

If you are unable to locate the VIN Number on the windshield or door jamb, then check the engine block. Every engine will have the unique VIN Number of the vehicle etched on the engine itself.

Insurance papers

You can also find a VIN by simply looking at the insurance papers of the vehicle.

Registration or Title papers

The vehicle title will contain the 17 digit VIN Number also known as the chassis number or the serial number of the vehicle.

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What does a VIN Lookup contain?

By using our VIN check tool, you can uncover important particulars about the vehicle. These particulars are described here.

The Number of owners

You can find the number of owners of the vehicle along with the duration of ownership and registration location. The registration location covers the city, state, and country details.

Mileage data

The odometer records can also be accessed by using the VIN number. You can gather information like the mileage, registration and renewal dates, and locations. The odometer records also contain title records. Therefore, many clients consider mileage data as a significant part of vehicle data inquiry.

Accident history

You can find out whether the vehicle was involved in any accidents or not using the VIN lookup tool. The Carfax report includes the salvage title check which also includes insurance records check using the national database. Our VIN lookup provides the salvage title check including the insurance records check and also with auction photos and data. Moreover, the VIN lookup service is much cheaper than other available alternatives. We make sure that you are covered from all aspects using our VIN lookup tool. Get a detailed history report for the vehicle by just entering the VIN Number.

Best times to buy and sell
Best times to buy and sell

Every VIN report provides a detailed comparison of the vehicle against other models. The comparative information is useful to understand the real worth of the vehicle and to identify the best time to buy or sell a vehicle.

Vehicle specifications
Vehicle specifications

vehicles can be purchased with special packages and additional options like exterior options, interior additions and special packages, safety features, audio system specifications. Our VIN lookup tool can assist you in finding over 1000 specifications on the vehicle you intend to buy.

Market Value
Market value

Our VIN report contains market value calculation using an advanced tool that considers current mileage and other data to provide an up-to-date market value. Vehicle depreciation and resale value can be then compared with other vehicles. The vehicle comparison is focused and covers similar models sold in the nearby locality to ensure relevance.

Airbag deployment

You should ensure that the vehicle has all the airbags and, if it doesn’t have, discover why?

Warranty status

The type of warranty coverage and current status information can also be found by using our VIN Lookup tool.

Police reports

Each VIN lookup reveals key information about any past reports concerning law enforcement agencies. It is important to know any specific law enforcement reports associated with a vehicle as it impacts the current worth and resale value.

Safety rating

The crash rating guide provides a clear view of the safety of a vehicle in case of an accident. The rating also reflects on the technical capability of a vehicle to avoid an accident.

Recall and Defect information

Vehicles are notorious for having recalls. Some of these recalls affect the safety and performance of the vehicle. Learn if the vehicle has had any manufacturer recalls. If there are defects, learn about their impact on safety and how to fix the issues.

Department of Motor Vehicles

All VIN reports verify the vehicle’s documentation with the relevant government authorities. In the United States, the individual State Department of Motor Vehicles is responsible for title history records.

Insurance data

The VIN lookup also reveals the insurance claims details for that vehicle. Insurance claims have a significant impact on the resale value of the vehicle and therefore, it is highly recommended to verify it using the VIN Lookup tool.

Inspection Records

Records of the annual safety checks and emission inspections can be identified using the VIN decoder tool. This is an important check to complete as previous inspection delays or failure can result in penalties based on local legislation.

At the point when you are thinking about purchasing a used vehicle, it is totally important to know the history, if you need to restrain from purchasing a stolen vehicle or an unsafe one. Concerning the car market, scams are not such an uncommon thing. So, ensure that you carefully check the accurate VIN of the vehicle to ensure everything is good.

If you see something suspicious while you check the vehicle, let the seller know about it. In any case, don’t be upset right away; numerous drivers don’t recall all the little fixes and mishaps or accidents.

Lookup all Service and Repair History

The service history is often overlooked by prospective buyers. But, the service history of the vehicle could indicate the health of the vehicle accurately. A vehicle that had regular service over the years will cost you less in service and minor repairs. Also, the parts replacement cost will be low for a vehicle that had timely service in the past. The engine performance and longevity can be preserved through proper servicing and maintenance. Using our VIN lookup service, you can learn about the services completed on time and can evaluate the health and performance of the car. Our VIN search tool uses latest reports from auctions, dealerships, and garages to provide correct and up-to-date information.

Lookup Loan & Lien Checks on a car

By using the VIN search tool, this important check can be completed within minutes. Conducting a loan and lien check is vital for a vehicle as it can influence the worth of the vehicle. If a lien check is carried out on time then a better deal could be negotiated. Also, a vehicle with a loan and lien history will need clearance of all dues before title transfer to the owner. The ownership can be gained but the title will remain with the lender party until all unpaid dues are cleared.

Check if a vehicle has Auction History & Photos

Our VIN lookup service provides all the details of previous auctions including photos of the vehicle. We are the only VIN report providers that present auction data and photos as part of the vehicle history report. The Carfax report service does not include auction history data and photos. Our VIN report not only includes auction data and photos but that too at 60% less cost than other VIN history report tools. You can also learn the price paid in an auction in US Dollars. Simply enter the VIN number to check that the vehicle has any previous auction details or not.