Looking for someone to tell break down a vin for me

Asked by Dec 10, 2012 at 07:35 PM about the Volkswagen Super Beetle

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Can anyone tell me what year & motor my BUG is?
Vin # 1342556836
Any help would be greatly appreciated!

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sure...1 (first) is world manufacturer (one above America...2nd and 3rd are Make (Volkswagen)....4 the type of restraint system used, (hydraulic brakes for example),5,6,7 are car specifics,line series, body style.. 8 is engine, 10th is year, 11th is the assembly plant that built it, 12-17 is number made...hope that helps you, Any other questions, or more detailed send me a message

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