VIN Decoding Large Commercial Vehicles
The medium-duty and heavy-duty truck segments offer unique challenges to VIN decode properly. Almost all commercial trucks offer many options to significantly customize and up-fit the vehicle. These options and up-fits include everything from engines, to axles, to transmissions, to cab types and body types, all of which can substantially change the details and specifications of the vehicle. (For more information on the challenges of decoding large trucks see our article “VIN Decoding Outside the Light-Duty Segment”.) The customized nature and complexity of these vehicle segments has contributed to their being few commercial VIN Decoding solutions available for large trucks.