[Code of Federal Regulations]
[Title 49, Volume 5]
[Revised as of October 1, 2001]
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PART 565--VEHICLE IDENTIFICATION NUMBER REQUIREMENTS--Table of Contents
CHAPTER V--NATIONAL HIGHWAY TRAFFIC
SAFETY ADMINISTRATION, DEPARTMENT
Sec. 565.1 Purpose and scope.
This part specifies the format, content and physical requirements
for a vehicle identification number (VIN) system and its installation to
simplify vehicle identification information retrieval and to increase
the accuracy and efficiency of vehicle recall campaigns.