The VIN (Vehicle Identification Number) is a serial number used to identify an individual vehicle. The VIN for each vehicle is unique. The VIN for each vehicle is unique. The 10th character in the 17-character VIN represents the vehicle model-year.
A car’s VIN, or number for identifying the vehicle, is the identification code for a particular automobile. A VIN number can be described as similar to the fingerprint of a car, as there isn’t more than one vehicle that can have the same one.