Fiat VIN Check
Fiat was relaunched in the United States in 2011 after a 27-year absence from the market. The small but stylish Fiat 500, a popular city car abroad, was first to enter the local market in 2012. Run a free VIN check and search over 3 million Fiat vehicles registered in the United States:
Enter a 17-digit VIN above to look up a full vehicle history report, which includes thefts, accidents, sales, titles, specifications, and more. This information is compiled by VinCheck.info from official government sources and made public as a free, informational resource.
Fiat Recall Lookup
iSeeCars.com analyzed automakers’ new-vehicle sales and NHTSA recall data from January 1985 through September 2016. Fiat Chrysler is included in the list with high recall rates (1,422 recalls per 1,000 cars sold).
The number of Fiat cars affected by major car recalls between January 2015 and March 2016 is 6.87 million.
You can either do a free VIN check here or look for any open recalls associated with your VIN at the official Fiat Owner’s website below:
If your vehicle has been affected by any current recalls, visit any authorized Fiat Chrysler dealerships. Customers with questions can call (866)-220-6747.
Other Resources for Fiat
Other resources VinCheck.info has compiled for Fiat vehicles include:
- Fiat Owner’s Manual (from the Fiat Website)
- Fiat Safety Ratings (from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety)
- Fiat Market Values (from Kelley Blue Book)
- Fiat Reviews (from Edmunds.com)
- Fiat Cars For Sale (from AutosForSale.com)
Background on Fiat
The Fiat marque dates back to 1899 when Fabbrica Italiana Automobili Torino (abbreviated as FIAT was founded by Giovanni Agnelli in Turin, Italy. What we now call Fiat is a brand of FCA Italy S.p.A. which is a subsidiary of Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V.
The production of Fiat cars in the United States started when the Italian manufacturer opened a factory in in Poughkeepsie, New York in 1909. Since then, Fiat has left and then returned to the North American market. Fiat brand cars are also manufactured in Argentina and Poland as well as in Mexico where Chrysler manufactures cars for export to the U.S., Brazil, Italy, and other markets.
Interesting facts about Fiat:
- Fiat has been the market leader for many years in Brazil where they built their first plant in 1973. Brazil is now the world’s second largest producer of Fiat cars.
- Fiat won the European Car of the Year award for the first time in 1967, and dominated the award by winning nine times over the last four decades. The Fiat 500 won the award in 2008.
- For the second consecutive year, Fiat cars had the lowest average value for CO2 emissions in 2008.
- Fiat’s current range of automobiles includes city cars, superminis, compact cars, mini-MPVs, and mini-SUVs.
- The original Fiat 500, popular from the 1950s to the 1970s, was the world’s smallest production car. Italians fondly called it “Topolino” which means “little mouse.” Fiat produced a modern Fiat 500 in 2007 featuring the original shape and look that made it one of the world’s iconic cars.
Popular models from Fiat include:
Why should I run a Fiat VIN Check?
- Check for accidents. Every year, approximately 6.0 million automobile accidents are reported by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.
- Check for title brands. Flood, hail-damage, and salvage titles are examples of critical title brands.
- Check for special purpose designations, including taxi-use, rental-use, or police-use.
- Check for thefts. Look up a VIN to check for an active theft or previously recovered theft record.
Run a Fiat VIN Check to uncover the full-story of your next vehicle: