How to read your VIN number
VIN (Vehicle Identification Number) are located on all motorcycles, ATVs and ROVs. These are generally located on:
- the frame of your unit or under your seat
- behind the left/front wheel for ATV's
- at the rear under the covers for scooters
- the front compartment or the rear behind the seats for SSVs
Your owner’s handbook will guide you to the location of your VIN.
In the decoder above, Position 4 through to 8 inclusive is commonly referred to as the prefix of your motorcycle
Position 12 through to 17 inclusive is commonly referred to as the serial number of your motorcycleIn reference to a safety related recall.
Please use this as a guide to determine if your motorcycle falls within an effected range.
Common VIN locations for Yamaha motor products: