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Success! FWNCG001F798 is of the standard HIN type called Current-Format HIN. If you are buying this boat/craft then you should get the Boat-Alert History for 19.99$ from this certified boat history report provider.

FWN = Four Winns (omc) (Out of Business)
CG001 = Boat Serial Number
F7 = Manufactured June 1997
98 = Model year 1998

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The HIN or CIN you have entered meets the Current-Format HIN format. It might also be a type that contains the country code and thus the boat comes from USA or Other . The serial number of the HIN is CG001 and is set by the boat builder. This boat or vessel has a Certification Date of (1997) and a Model Year of 1998 with month of build (June) based on the formatting of your hull_identification_number (HIN) .

The manufacturer identification code (MIC) of your craft identification number (CIN or HIN) is FWN. This MIC (FWN) stands for the company name Four Winns (omc) which is currently Out of Business. This boat manufacturer has other company names (FWN sometimes goes by these name(s) , , , or ). This could happen if the US Coast Guard reissued the MIC to a new company after one went out of business.

This company (Four Winns (omc)) is owned by Craig Scholten and is located at 925 Frisbie St in Cadillac state of Mi. It manufactured this vessel and placed your HIN or CIN on the hull. The Parent Company for this boat maker is OMC () Four Winns (omc) has started making boats, yachts or other watercraft as of 11/25/1981 and went out of business on (3/2/2001) in the following country: USA.

The Model Name is uncertain for this Four Winns (omc) (FWNCG001F798). But we have approximations: 258 VISTA or 258 vista or 240 HORIZON or FOURWINNS240 or H240 or 240H or Sundowner or 205 SUNDOWN or 225 SUNDWN.

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The US Coast guard provides this comment about this watercraft manufacturer: Mic Changed From 4wn To Fwn In Accordance With Iso Hin Regs. 1995 Models Will Carry New Mic. Rjd (see 4wn For History). 06/20/97 Address Was 4 Winns Way But Post Office Never Recognized Change Of Street Name. Name Has Reverted To Frisbie St. 03/09/01 Four Winns Purchased By Genmar Industries. See Gfn..

CompanyFour Winns (omc)
CompanyStatusOut of Business
CompanyAddressCadillac Mi 925 Frisbie St

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We did a search and no U.S. Official Documentation Number for FWNCG001F798 was found at the USCG.
We searched the Official Transport Canada database and FWNCG001F798 did not have a match.

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There are 3 boat Recalls for your Four Winns (omc) vessel:

Four Winns (omc) Boat Recalls for your HIN and MIC: 3.

1-four Winns (omc) Has Recalled Various (hin Or Cin) Due To Engine Comp. Ventilation And And This Boat Recall Is Closed. It Applied To 45 Boats From The 95-97 238/258 Vista Model Boats. The Boat Recalls Applied On 8/11/1997 And Was Closed On 6/7/2005 With The Following Comment: Engine Compartment Air Flow Insufficient. Fix Is To Check Dimensions Of Collector Boxes And Increase If Necessary. Dnr Received 31 July 1997. Cur 01 Rcvd 02/98. 050607-rab-closed Due Age And Inactivity

2-four Winns (omc) Has Recalled Fwn......... (hin Or Cin) Due To Fuel Fill Fitting Cracks And Fuel Fill Fitting Cracks And This Boat Recall Is Closed. It Applied To 8550 Boats From The 95-6 170h, 190h, 192, 200h Model Boats. The Boat Recalls Applied On 9/13/1995 And Was Closed On 11/8/2000 With The Following Comment: 951102 Dnr Rcvd. Cur 1 Rcvd 06 Feb 96. 960517 Cur2 Rcvd. 960801 Cur 3 Rcvd. 961031 Cur 4 Rcvd. 961112 Sent Additional Curs. 970211 Cur 5 Rcvd. 05/97 Cur 6 Rcvd. 971104 Reminder Ltr - Sent More Forms. 971120 Curs 7 & 8 Rcvd. 980422 Reminder Ltr. 980511 Cur 9 Rcvd. 980924 Reminder Letter. 981208 Cur 10 Rcvd. 991209 Reminder Letter. 000328 Reminder Ltr Threatening Cap. 000419 Cur 11 Rcvd. 000921 Reminder Call. 001013 Cur 12 Rcvd.

3-four Winns (omc) Has Recalled (hin Or Cin) Due To Electrical System: And And This Boat Recall Is Closed. It Applied To 5002 Boats From The 1994 278 Vista Model Boats. The Boat Recalls Applied On 5/26/1994 And Was Closed On With The Following Comment: Letter Received From Omc Dated 10 May 94 Stating That Early Production 94 Four Winns 278 Vista Models May Have A Problem With Non-ignition Protected Switch In Engine Room. Also All Four Winns Models Built Between 1988 And 1993 With A Dual Battery Installation And A Battery Switch Or Circuit Breaker Installed In The Engine Room Will Be Part Of Campaign. The Battery Switch Or Circuit Breaker May Not Provide Ignition Protection. Cur #3 Rcvd 17 Mar 95 - Rjd. Cur 5 Rcvd 10/20/1995. Cur 6 Rcvd 01/96. Cur 7 Rcvd 9 Apr 96. Cur 8 Rcvd 24 Jun 96 -rjd 09/96 Rcvd Cur 9. 03/97 Cur 11 Rcvd. Cur 13 Rcvd 02/98, Cur 14 Rcvd 12/08/98. All First Purchasers Notified. Four Winns Oob 03/01. Closed Campaign

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