MINI VIN Decoder

Decode Your MINI’s VIN for Free

Whether you already own a MINI or are considering buying one, it’s important to know as much information about the vehicle as possible. The Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) is a unique identifier assigned to every vehicle and contains valuable information about its history and specifications. With the MINI VIN decoder provided by, you can easily decode your MINI’s VIN and learn important details such as the model, year, engine type, odometer readings, accident and theft records, recalls and more. This information is essential when buying or selling a MINI, as well as for keeping your vehicle properly maintained. The best part is that our MINI VIN decoder is completely free to use! So why wait? Decode your VIN today with

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MINI Recall Lookup

According to, a part of the steering system of 86 thousand 2002 – 2005 MINI Cooper and MINI Cooper S cars may become permanently impaired. If that happens, maneuvering the car steering would be harder when driving slowly. This will not only make driving inconvenient but also more dangerous.

Aside from running a free VIN decoder, remember to check for any recall update about your own car and other cars that interest you. Fix any recall problem for free at any authorized MINI dealer.

Use the free VIN Lookup below to check for any safety recall.

How to Decode a MINI VIN?

Check out the VIN decoding diagram below to see how each digit or section in the 17-digit string is decoded.

Honda VIN Decoding Chart

Each character or set of characters within a MINI VIN indicates specific vehicle information including the vehicle’s model and model year, make, where it was manufactured, and more.

Here is a sample MINI VIN, WMWRC33596TK64426, which we have decoded using the diagram above and the decoding charts.

  • W – Country of Origin (UK)
  • M – Manufacturer (MINI)
  • W – Vehicle Type (Passenger Car)
  • RC335 – Description (2dr/Hatchback/ MINI Cooper)
  • 9 – Check Digit
  • 6 – Model Year (2006)
  • T – Assembly Plant (Oxford, England)
  • K64426 – Production Sequence Number’s free MINI VIN decoder instantly provides more than these vehicle specifications plus a free vehicle history report. We also provide information on the market value, equipment details, fuel efficiency, safety rating, current warranty, recalls and defects of a MINI vehicle.

MINI Parts and Accessories Lookup

Visit the Official MINI Parts & Accessories Online Shop and use their user-friendly features to shop for your desired part or accessory.

Resources for MINI Vehicle Owners

Why should I use a MINI VIN Decoder?

  1. Check for basic vehicle data available prior to purchase.
  2. Check for the vehicle’s build to know the matching parts in case of replacement or repair.
  3. Check for consistency of vehicle information from vehicle documents or disclosed by the seller.
  4. Check for fake VIN or cloned VIN. Look out for red flags indicating that the VIN is not for the car or the vehicle you are buying.

Check out resources on MINI which could be important to you as an owner or a buyer. For more interesting facts about MINI, MINI vehicles or to get a free MINI vehicle history report, visit our MINI VIN Check page.

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