- article submitted by Holden Australia
Holden now have the ability to stamp the original VIN on a replacement RG Colorado chassis before it is fitted to the vehicle.
Stamping the original VIN on a new chassis eliminates the need for a second VIN.
Please note that depending on the model year of the vehicle the lead time for a chassis could be up to 16-20 weeks from date of part order.
To avail of this new service the following requirements must be met.
A copy of vehicle registration documents must be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org
The VIN must be cut from the original damaged chassis and sent via registered mail to Holden (address below).
The repairer is responsible for tracking the parcel
The following process must be used.
Once VIN cut out is received the Holden Collision Team will advise repairer that cut out has been received.
Once stamping is complete the order will be released using normal parts shipping processes.