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How old is my Caravan?

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Hello to the forum......i'm new!!!!

I've posted on PC's forum a few times and thought I would move over to T'n'T and have a look here.

My first question to you all is, how can you tell the age of your caravan?

I have a Fleetwood Colchester 1150 approx 1992. Its not CRIS registered. Can I tell the year from the chassis number ?

Many thanks.

Chris.

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Hi and welcome Chris.

You should be able to tell the year of your 'van by using the first two digits of the chassis number. This is not 100% though as there are some variations around.

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Easiest way is to check with Fleetwood - or post a picture and I will have a go at identifying it!

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Hi Chris

The CRIS scheme was introduced for the 1992 season.

If your Fleetwood is a '92 model most windows will be etched with a 17 digit VIN (Vehicle Identification Number). The 10th digit will indicate the year, on a 1992 model the 10th digit would be an 'N'. :book:

If you have no etching on the windows then your Fleetwood is pre-'92. If you post up the serial / chassis number I'll confirm the year for you.

FD

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That's nice of you FD.

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Thankyou for all the replies. After reading your post's and some investigating myself i believe the van to be a '91.

Regards.

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