What number in the vin number is the year?

Asked by Mar 03, 2007 at 02:01 PM about the 1979 Volkswagen Beetle

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Dear Collenedb- The Vehicle Identification numbers for 1979 used the sixth digit to indicate the model year. Enjoy your 1979 Volkswagen. Good luck from Bovan.

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