Volvo VIN Decoder

Get to know your Volvo in-depth by decoding its VIN with our reliable Volvo VIN decoder.

How to Check Volvo VIN Decoder?

The VIN (Vehicle Identification Number) for a Volvo is a unique 17-character code that is exclusive to every Volvo vehicle. This code is not just distinct for each car, but also encodes important information such as the vehicle’s model year, type, engine size, and other key characteristics. It serves as an invaluable tool for identification and accessing vehicle specifics.

The VIN of a Volvo can be found in several locations on the vehicle, including:

  1. On the dashboard on the driver’s side, visible from outside through the windshield.
  2. The jamb of the driver’s side door.
  3. In the engine bay, typically on the firewall or near the radiator support.
  4. On the vehicle’s registration and title documents.

By locating and deciphering the VIN, you can unlock a wealth of information about any Volvo vehicle, offering a deeper insight into its history and technical features.

Volvo Models that can be checked by the VIN number.

This table highlights key models and generations in Volvo history, illustrating the evolution of their vehicle lineup over the years.

Model Series Body Type First Introduced Generations (Introduction Year)
S60 Compact Executive Sedan 2000 1st Gen: 2000–2009, 2nd Gen: 2010–2018, 3rd Gen: 2018–present
S90 Executive Sedan 1996 (as S90, earlier as 960) 960: 1990–1998, S90 1st Gen: 1996–1998, S90 2nd Gen: 2016–present
V60 Compact Executive Wagon 2010 1st Gen: 2010–2018, 2nd Gen: 2018–present
V90 Executive Wagon 1996 (as V90, earlier as 960) 960 Wagon: 1990–1998, V90 1st Gen: 1996–1998, V90 2nd Gen: 2016–present
XC40 Compact SUV 2017 1st Gen: 2017–present
XC60 Mid-size SUV 2008 1st Gen: 2008–2017, 2nd Gen: 2017–present
XC90 Full-size SUV 2002 1st Gen: 2002–2014, 2nd Gen: 2014–present
C40 Compact Crossover Coupe 2021 1st Gen: 2021–present
V40 Small Family Car 1995 1st Gen: 1995–2004, 2nd Gen: 2012–2019

What you can get from checking your VIN of your Volvo

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Mileage rollbacks
Mileage rollbacks

Mileage manipulation is a more widespread issue than you may realize. It not only results in overpaying for the vehicle but can also lead to significant repair expenses.

Recorded images
Recorded images

Understanding the vehicle's appearance in the past is crucial for gaining insights into its history and identifying any areas of damage or vulnerability.

Safety recalls
Safety recalls

Manufacturers usually issue safety recalls to address dangerous defects. Ensure that your vehicle does not have any such defects before driving it.

Ownership changes
Ownership changes

Understanding the number of previous owners a vehicle has had is important in determining its sales history. This information can provide insights into any potential underlying problems.

Theft records
Theft records

We thoroughly examine millions of records from both international and local law enforcement agencies to ensure that a vehicle has not been reported as stolen in any country.

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Car history report

Avoid costly problems by checking a car’s history. Just enter the VIN and get a full report.

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