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Re: [FJ55] VIN wackiness when titling 1974 Pig (Utah/Colorado)



i think a lot of states do that as i've noticed a lot of earlier cruisers for sale that have the extra 0

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65 v8j40, 65 fj45, 68 v8j40, 71 v8j55, 83fj60

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From: tjscholand@xxxxxxxxxxx 

> All, 
> 
> I bought a '74 Pig from Utah. 
> 
> When I went to do title and registration here in CO I hit a snag because the VIN 
> inspection revealed that Utah stuck an extra "0" in the VIN on the title that is 
> not physically there on the Pig. 
> 
> The even weirder thing is that the woman at the courthouse found a '76 55 whose 
> VIN read like the one on the Utah title. So I called USMCruiser who has a '76 
> 55. Same thing. His docs have the zero that is not on the Pig. 
> 
> Is it some big deal to have 6 digits after the body style code on these old 
> cruisers? 
> 
> Example: 
> 
> My VIN - FJ55 xxxxx 
> 
> Title reads - FJ55 "0" xxxxx 
> 
> Anyone help? 
> 
> Thanks, 
> 
> -- 
> TJS 
> 1978 FJ-40 
> 1974 FJ-55 w/ 3FE powah! (now running!) 
> TLCA #10713 
> Horsetooth 4 Wheelers Cruiser Club 
> Rising Sun 4 Wheel Drive Club of Colorado 
> Fort Collins, CO 
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