1955-1957 Chevy Car VIN Decoder

Vehicle Identification Number
1955, 1956, 1957 Cars Decoder

Location: All 1955, 1956, 1957 Chevrolet cars have the vehicle identification number stamped on a stainless steel plate that is spot welded on the left front door hinge post.
Sample Vehicle Identification Number is: VC55F001001

V V-8 (no letter “V” indicates a 6 cylinder engine)
C Car Series (A-150, B-210, C-Bel Air, D-Sedan Delivery)
55 Last two digits of model year (55,56,57)
F Assembly plant (A-Atlanta GA, B-Baltimore MD, F-Flint MI, J-Janesville WI, K-Kansas City MO, L-Los Angeles CA, N-Norwood OH, O-Oakland CA, S-St. Louis MO, T-Tarrytown NY)
001001 Consecutive sequence Number


  • V-8 Engine
  • Bel Air Series
  • 1955 Model year
  • Assembled in Flint, Michigan
  • The 1,001 car built