Where is the VIN Number in My Volkswagen?

May 24th, 2018 by

Location of Vehicle Identification Number Inside VW Vehicles
Are you looking for the Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) inside your Volkswagen? This is a conundrum that many of our customers experience. Luckily, we are here to help you find it!

Let’s cut right to the chase, your Volkswagen model’s VIN will typically be located in two places:

On the dash of your Volkswagen near the windshield
In the driver-side door jamb
When Will I Need My Volkswagen Model’s VIN?
You know how important your personal Social Security Number, is right? Well, your Volkswagen model’s VIN is the equivalent of your SSN and is vital in several scenarios. These scenarios include:

Trips to the DMV to register your Volkswagen and to renew the license plate
Applying for vehicle coverage with your chosen insurance provider
Filing car insurance claims following severe weather or accidents
Tracking down your Volkswagen if it is ever stolen
In the event of purchasing a used Volkswagen, you can find out if it has been subjected to severe damage or undergone major repair work
Should your Volkswagen ever need a paint touch-up, you or your favorite mechanic can find the exact hue required for your model

Visit Our Dealership with Any Questions!
If you need any help finding the VIN for your Volkswagen – or any other important information about your favorite model – please contact us or visit us here at Atlantic Volkswagen. We are located at 555 Sunrise Highway in West Islip, NY.

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