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Success! ZWL17166M79J is of the standard HIN type called Model-Year 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.

ZWL = Skinner's Auto Marine (Out of Business)
17166 = Boat Serial Number
M = HIN format is Model-Year. Always has M at position nine (1972-1984)
79J = Production date May 1979

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The HIN or CIN you have entered meets the Model-Year 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 17166 and is set by the boat builder. This boat or vessel has a Certification Date of (1979) and a Model Year of 1979 with month of build (May) based on the formatting of your hull_identification_number (HIN) .

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

This company (Skinner's Auto Marine) is owned by Rick Skinner and is located at 58 Charterhouse Crescent in London state of On. It manufactured this vessel and placed your HIN or CIN on the hull. This Boat maker is not owned by a parent company. Skinner's Auto Marine has started making boats, yachts or other watercraft as of 1/1/1978 and went out of business on (6/11/2007) in the following country: CANADA.

The Model Name is uncertain for this Skinner's Auto Marine (ZWL17166M79J). But we have approximations: GALAXIE or Galaxie 17.

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The US Coast guard provides this comment about this watercraft manufacturer: 040623 Spoke With Skinner's Auto Marine Who Is A Dealer For Wilker Boats. Wilker Is Currently Inactive But Skinner Will Accept Their Mail. 070611-rab-bsc 85 Returned-chg Status To Inact/oob.

UsedHINZWL17166M79J
IsValidYes
IsValidMICYes
HINTypeModelYear
SerialNo17166
Year1979
IsStateIssuedNo
CompanySkinner's Auto Marine
CompanyStatusOut of Business
CompanyAddressLondon On 58 Charterhouse Crescent
Website

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We did a search and no U.S. Official Documentation Number for ZWL17166M79J was found at the USCG.
We searched the Official Transport Canada database and ZWL17166M79J did not have a match.

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