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Old 04-15-2005, 01:42 AM
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Question question about the vin

Will the last 6 characters of your vin give you a build date?

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This should most likely be asked in a specific vehicle forum and will probably be moved by the moderator, but I'll give you an answer anyway.

Here's a link to the Superduty FAQ's which address VIN decoding. http://www.ford-trucks.com/forums/sh...d.php?t=139080

You can only get the model year from the VIN. The last 6 digits are the build sequence number. Build date of the truck is found on the door sticker. Engine build dates (at least for the 6.0 PSD) are a sticker directly on the engine.
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