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How do I figure out when it was built

I see a few threads referring to the build month, year etc. Trouble is I didn't buy mine brand new. Is there a way to find out.

Guess I'm just curious more than anything. Not exactly sure what I'd do once I knew. Poet and didn't know it.

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Re: How do I figure out when it was built

Look at the sticker on the drivers door jamb. The build date (month/year) is printed on it.
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Re: How do I figure out when it was built

To simple, once someone tells you. Thanks Bones.

Now that I know...........??
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To simple, once someone tells you. Thanks Bones.

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You're most welcome. Now that you know you'll be able to better determine if a TSB or recall would apply to your GC. Build dates are usually clearly stated in them.

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Good point. Hopefully we get a lot of good ones and no bad ones.

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Re: How do I figure out when it was built

dont see a build date on the sticker in my driver door jam? anywhere else
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Re: How do I figure out when it was built

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dont see a build date on the sticker in my driver door jam? anywhere else
I too don't see its build date on the door jam sticker. All mine has is tire and tire loading info?

BUT, I stopped by a local CJD dealer in Macon, Ga and asked the service writer to check for TSBs recalls. He wrote down the VIN and keyed it into the computer. A few minutes later I had a VIP Summary Report. Four pgs of great info including the build date(9/4/12), previous owner, completed recalls, etc.

Very nice, helpful guy even though I hadn't bought my JGC there.

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I too don't see its build date on the door jam sticker. All mine has is tire and tire loading info?

BUT, I stopped by a local CJD dealer in Macon, Ga and asked the service writer to check for TSBs recalls. He wrote down the VIN and keyed it into the computer. A few minutes later I had a VIP Summary Report. Four pgs of great info including the build date(9/4/12), previous owner, completed recalls, etc.

Very nice, helpful guy even though I hadn't bought my JGC there.

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Good to know Dan. I'll try to get my VIP Summary Report, mainly out of curiosity. I'll also check my build date on the door jamb sticker later today. I have no idea when mine was built.
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Re: How do I figure out when it was built

I was actually looking at the wrong area, I was looking on the inside of the actually door area where it shows the tire psi info an stuff....I then found the sticker on the actual drivers door!


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Re: How do I figure out when it was built

the MDH (month/day/hour) code on the door sticker is what you'll see referenced in TSBs etc
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