VIN Decoding in the WordPress Dashboard

Inventory Presser VIN Decoder is an add-on that decodes USA VINs typed or pasted into the block editor vehicle sidebar on the Add New Vehicle page.

Buy VIN Decoder Add-on

The VIN Decoder connects to a vehicle data API provided by Friday Systems (that’s us). Purchasing a license does not include a VIN database download or unlimited access to VIN decoding.

  • Decodes 17 digit VINs 1980 and newer.
  • There are no boats.
  • Some motorcycles, ATVs, and RVs are covered.


This animation shows vehicle attributes populating after a VIN is pasted into the VIN input on the Inventory Presser editor sidebar:

This screen recording shows the Inventory Presser editor sidebar opened, a VIN pasted into the appropriate text box, and the result of the VIN decode populating other controls in the block editor.

Sample VIN Decode

This table contains all the data we can explode from a 2015 Subaru VIN:

Model year2015
Trim level2.5I PREMIUM
Engine displacement & cylinder count2.5L 4 Cylinder
Vehicle typeSUV
Drive typeAWD
Fuel typeGas
Transmission6 Speed Manual
Standard options & safety restraints
  • Active Belts
  • Air Conditioning
  • AM/FM CD/MP3 Stereo
  • Anti-lock Brakes
  • Daytime Running Lights
  • Dual Rear Side Air Bags
  • Immobilizer / keyless entry / and alarm
  • Power Brakes
  • Power Steering
  • Power Sun/Moon Roof
  • Power Windows
  • Rear Head Air Bags
  • Tilt Steering Wheel

VIN Data Questions

If you have questions about whether our VIN decoder database has the types of vehicles you manage, send us a VIN or two, and we’ll run them for you.