This is the Volkswagen Passat B5/B6 VIN decoder. Every Volkswagen car has a unique identifier code called a VIN. This number contains vital information about the car, such as its manufacturer, year of production, the plant it was produced in, type of engine, model and more. For instance, if someone wants to buy a car, it is possible to check the VIN number one the online database to ensure that the car was not stolen, damaged or illegally modified. The VIN number has a specific format that is globally recognized. This format was implemented by the ISO institute. Every car manufacturer is obliged to mark all its vehicles in this special format.
This online service allows a user to check the validity of the car and get detailed information on almost any VIN number, search for Volkswagen Passat B5/B6 car parts and check the car's history. The VIN also allows a user to check the market value of a new or used Volkswagen Passat B5/B6.
- What is VDS? VDS is a Vehicle Descriptor Section. VDS is used to specify a type of vehicle and may include information about the model, platform, engine and transmission.
- What is VIN? VIN is a Vehicle Identification Number
- What is VIS? VIS is a Vehicle Identifier Section
- What is WMI? WMI is a World Manufacturer Identifier. The first three symbols identify the manufacturer of the car.