The Mercedes-Benz VIN is a 17-digit alphanumeric code, uniquely identifying every Mercedes vehicle in the world. It can tell you a lot about the history and specifications of any car or motorcycle.
Wondering what model of a spare part to buy or whether a used car has been in a serious accident? The Mercedes VIN is your best friend - just pop it into our VIN Decoder and learn everything.
Mercedes-Benz VINs are made up of three distinct parts: the World Manufacturer Identifier (WMI), the Vehicle Description Section (VDS), and the Vehicle Identifier Section (VIS). The 17 characters of your VIN offer a wealth of information about a vehicle:
You can also use your Mercedes VIN to get a full history report.
You’ll find the Mercedes-Benz VIN on the car or on related documents, such as the car title and insurance certificate. The easiest way to find it is to:
Many Mercedes-Benz cars also have the VIN printed on the driver’s door frame.
Enter your vehicle’s VIN into our Mercedes-Benz VIN Decoder to get a full history report. Insurance agencies, government agencies, and the manufacturer will use the Mercedes VIN to log important information. This is particularly useful when purchasing a used vehicle and may include:
Make sure you get a digital check before putting money in someone’s pocket!