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Does my trade-in qualify?

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Unsure of your model year?

Your vehicle's model year can be found in your owner's manual, on your vehicle's title, or on your vehicle's registration. It can also be determined from the Vehicle Identification Number (click here for more).

Important information for consumers trading-in a 1984 model year vehicle

Certification label showing manufacture date of March 2000
Sticker inside driver-side door showing manufacture
date of August 2004

Trade-in vehicles must have been manufactured within the last 25 years. Since model year and manufacture date are different, some 1984 model year vehicles will not meet this requirement. For these vehicles, please check the manufacture date. Model year 1984 vehicles manufactured in the same month or later in the year than the month you trade your vehicle meet the 25-year requirement.

The month and year during which your vehicle was manufactured can be found on the safety standard certification label that appears on the frame or edge of the driver’s door in most vehicles.

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