VIN Decoder - CarMD API

Category: Modules
Subcategory: Import/Export

Overview

This module allows you to connect to CarMD to retrieve vehicle information based on a VIN.

Documentation

Description


This module provides a connection to the CarMD API and can be used to look up vehicle details based on a VIN number.

Typical usage scenario


This module can be used to retrieve vehicle information for a VIN number to be used in an application such as insurance quotation.

Features and limitations

Features:


Retrieve vehicle information including: Manufacturer Make Model Year Trim Transmission Engine details

Limitations:


This API requires registration to retrieve a token and only provides a limited number of credits for free per day.

Dependencies


N/A

Installation


Simply import the module.

Configuration


Sign up for an account at https://api.carmd.com/member/register and retrieve a token/key. Add the token and key values to the constants in the "USE_ME" folder.

Bugs


N/A

Releases

Version: 1.0.0
Framework Version: 9.9.1
Release Notes: This is the first release of the VIN decoder powered by CarMD