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post #11 of 13 (permalink) Old 18th January 2010
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Re: VIN melted!

Our Scenic II's windscreen VIN is a sticker. It is deteriorating slowly due to moisture. I've looked on other similar age Scenic IIs and some (but not all) have the same 'problem'.

I suspect that this and the faulty auto wipers are probably both caused by a windscreen replacement before we had the car.

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Re: VIN melted!

Under EU rules the VIN number must be stamped into the bodywork of the vehicle. In some European countries the vehicle will not pass MOT (or EU equivalent) unless a stamped mark can be identified. The police and insurers also insist on such marking when checking a vehicle.
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post #13 of 13 (permalink) Old 23rd January 2010
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I thought mine was bad until I saw yours Mord! I could almost be smug!
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