Jeep VIN Decoder

Jeep VIN Decoder

Last Updated August 5, 2022 | Andrew Boyle

The JK’s VIN can be found on the driver’s side dash and door jam. Once you have your JK’s VIN number handy, all you have to do is enter it in CJ’s VIN decoder below. There’s no hunting and comparing letters and numbers to a chart, we take care of that for you. Using the VIN number and this decoder from CJ’s is the perfect way to figure out what your Jeep actually is, so you can find the right JK Jeep parts to get it back on the road or trail.

Decode Your 2007-2018 Jeep Wrangler JK VIN Here
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In 1981, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration standardized the vehicle identification number (VIN) requiring it on all road vehicles sold. The VIN consists of 17 characters which can tell you helpful information like the year your JK Jeep was manufactured, gross vehicle weight rating, engine, and where it was assembled among other things.

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Jeep VIN Decoder

Since 1979, the Federal Government mandated how VINs should be regulated and modeled off a particular template. Found on the driver's side dash or door jam, you JK Jeep's VIN can be deciphered to provide you with information about your JK that you might not have known about. You'll be able to decipher that VIN right here in CJ's Resource Center.