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This article provides guidelines on where to find the Audi VIN. 

Locating the Audi Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) is very easy. Audi VINs are printed on your registration in addition to several places on the car. It can also be retrieved via the Multi-Media Interface (MMI) as shown in the video.

The following instructions will help you find the Audi VIN on various models, including the A1, A3, A4, A5, A6, A7, Q3, Q5, Q7, TT, etc.

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audi vin locaiton on windshield

The easiest place where you can find the Audi VIN is on the windshield's lower level corner. Even though the VIN is printed on a metal plate on the dashboard, it can be seen through the glass from the outside.

Driver's Door Jamb

audi vin number location

Open the driver's door and look for the sticker that has your AUDI VIN. This sticker will also have the production date of your Audi. The production date is usually a two-digit month and a two-digit year.

For example, '05/17'

Front Strut Tower

audi vin printed on strut tower

An Audi VIN can also be found on the front strut tower. Typically on the passenger side. In the picture above, you can see the VIN engraved on the metal.

Check Audi VIN via MMI

You can find your Audi VIN on the Multi-Media Interface as well.

Follow these directions to pull up the VIN.

  1. Turn on ignition.
  2. Press CAR on the MMI buttons.
  3. Scroll to the bottom until you see VIN Check
  4. Select OK to display the Audi VIN.

Note that the Audi VIN may be engraved in other locations, including the trunk or under the seats. You can also find the Audi VIN on your registration or vehicle title.

Audi VIN can be found in the following places:

  • Driver's Door Frame
  • Windshield
  • Front strut tower
  • Trunk area
  • Under seats
  • Registration or Title
  • Multi-Media Interface