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Success! RNK54947L697 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.

RNK = Rinker Boats (In Business)
54947 = Boat Serial Number
L6 = Manufactured December 1996
97 = Model year 1997

HIN Decoder Details for RNK54947L697:

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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 54947 and is set by the boat builder. This boat or vessel has a Certification Date of (1996) and a Model Year of 1997 with month of build (December) based on the formatting of your hull_identification_number (HIN) .

The manufacturer identification code (MIC) of your craft identification number (CIN or HIN) is RNK. This MIC (RNK) stands for the company name Rinker Boats which is currently In Business. This boat manufacturer has other company names (RNK 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 (Rinker Boats) is owned by Mark Mast and is located at 300 W Chicago St in Syracuse state of In. It manufactured this vessel and placed your HIN or CIN on the hull. This Boat maker is not owned by a parent company. Rinker Boats has started making boats, yachts or other watercraft as of 8/1/1972.

The Model Name is CAPTIVA 226 for this Rinker Boats (RNK54947L697). Feel free to suggest a correction:

Make sure to compare the date of boat manufacturing with the dates in which the company was actually in business.

The US Coast guard provides this comment about this watercraft manufacturer: Pmr 11/82 Deleted Mls Pmr = Postmaster Return. Mistakenly Placed Oob On 891220: L.w.doss-rni-email-010223-mfg Pkg Mailed-010227. Very Definitely In Business. 04/28/2001 Update Per Rni. 040220: Update Area Code Fro 219 To 574. Drg Confirm Ltr & Mailed Mfg Handbook:attn:mr. Randy-mm..

UsedHINRNK54947L697
IsValidYes
IsValidMICYes
HINTypeCurrent
SerialNo54947
ModelNameCAPTIVA 226
Year1997
IsStateIssuedNo
CompanyRinker Boats
CompanyStatusIn Business
CompanyAddressSyracuse In 300 W Chicago St
WebsiteWww.rinkerboats.com

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We did a search and no U.S. Official Documentation Number for RNK54947L697 was found at the USCG.
We searched the Official Transport Canada database and RNK54947L697 did not have a match.

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There are 3 boat Recalls for your Rinker Boats vessel:

Rinker Boats Boat Recalls for your HIN and MIC: 3.

1-rinker Boat Co Inc Has Recalled (hin Or Cin) Due To Fuel Fill Fitting Cracks And Fuel Fill Fitting Cracks And This Boat Recall Is Closed. It Applied To 4465 Boats From The Model Boats. The Boat Recalls Applied On 9/13/1995 And Was Closed On 1/4/1999 With The Following Comment: 980416 Reminder Letter. 980914 Reminder Letter. 980930 Rcvd Voice Mail Saying They Had Completed Campaign And Will Send Paperwork. 981112 Sent Dnr To Manuf. 981231 Dnr Rcvd.

2-rinker Boat Co Inc Has Recalled Rnk70395c202 (hin Or Cin) Due To Ventilation Systems And Blower Capacity And This Boat Recall Is Closed. It Applied To 1081 Boats From The 2002 212 Captiva Model Boats. The Boat Recalls Applied On 6/19/2002 And Was Closed On With The Following Comment: Adding An Additional 3 In. Blower Vent. Rnk63623i900 - Rnk69533i102. Reminder For Cur Sent 2/3/03. Cur Recd 3/7/03 70 Boats Corrected. 7/31/03 429 Boats Corrected. 11/20/03 -490 Boats Corrected. 530/1081 Boats Corrected. Mfr Has Repeatedly Requested Closure. Discussed Case With Drg And Cwo Dl. Closure Denied- Request Second Mailing. 548 Units Corrected Per Cur Dated 2/10/05. Mfr Req Closure. Awaiting 2nd Notification Ltrs To List Of First Purchasers Req. Close Campaign. Req. Approved. Case Closed 3/9/06

3-rinker Boat Co Inc Has Recalled Rnk36263k192 (hin Or Cin) Due To Level Flotation Stability And And This Boat Recall Is Closed. It Applied To 169 Boats From The 1992 170 Captiva Model Boats. The Boat Recalls Applied On 8/24/1992 And Was Closed On With The Following Comment:

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