VIN was first used in 1954. From 1954 to 1981, there was no accepted standard for these numbers, so different manufacturers used different formats. Only in 1981, worlds car makers from Europe and USA set the one common format of present VIN Number. It required all vehicles sold to contain a 17-character VIN, which does not include the letters I (i), O (o), and Q (q).
VIN Number contain 3 sections. VIN Decoder Alfa Romeo. The first 3 characters uniquely identify the manufacturer of the vehicle using the world manufacturer identifier. Second section is vehicle description contain characters from fourth to eight positions. Include information about vehicle type and may include automobile platform used, the model, and also body style. The last one section with characters position form 10th to 17th vehicle identifier section is vehicle identifier section is used by the manufacturer to identify every vehicle.
In present world we have at least four standards used to calculate the VIN:
- FMVSS 115, Part 565: Used in United States and Canada
- ISO Standard 3779: Used in Europe and many other parts of the world
- SAE J853: Very similar to the ISO standard
- ADR 61/2 used in Australia
VIN Number of your Alfa Romeo find here.
Remember that before you buy, check the history of the vehicle. You do this by typing the VIN Number Alfa Romeo below: