Decode Any Scion VIN Number And Learn The Vehicle Specifications in Seconds
Looking up a Scion has never been easier with our VIN decoding tool. Simply enter the 17 digit Scion VIN number to get accurate specifications and trim.
What is an Scion VIN
An Scion VIN number is simply a 17 digit of code and letters that is unique to every Scion vehicle ever manufactured.
Checking your vehicle VIN is usually the first step in buying a used vehicle. Not only will it give you the characteristics of your vehicle, but it will also offer valuable insights into the vehicle’s past. This is very important because you want to avoid making a bad decision before purchasing a used vehicle. Issues such as dealing with deceitful sales men, buying stolen vehicles and wasting money on unnecessary repairs can all be avoided.
Here is some important information that you can get.
What does each digit mean in a VIN number?
The first digit shows the country where the vehicle was manufactured. The second and third digits show the make or manufacturer and the car type respectively. The fourth to the eight digits usually represents the vehicle attributes such as the brand and the size. The ninth digit indicates the security code which classifies the VIN as approved by the manufacturer. The tenth digit represents the model year of the vehicle, and the eleventh digit shows the authorized plant which assembled the vehicle. The last six characters represent the serial number.
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Frequently Asked Questions
It might be worrying to buy a car with a safety recall on it. However, you should know that a recall actually means that the manufacturers have discovered a problem and have also found a way to fix it at no additional cost to you.
There are two type of recalls on vehicles
- Safety recalls – which is usually done when there is a defect on the vehicle
- Emission recalls – which is done when the vehicles do not meet the emission standards.