Unlock the power of Optical Character Recognition (OCR) technology with our advanced VIN OCR API. Designed specifically for automotive businesses, our API enables seamless integration and effortless retrieval of essential vehicle information using Vehicle Identification Numbers (VINs).

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Instantly captures VINs and saves time

For automotive businesses actively involved in VIN decoding and other services requiring VIN entry, our VIN OCR API is the best solution for you. Our OCR technology can identify the VIN on any vehicle, document, receipt, window sticker, and more and return a JSON and text file containing the identified VIN number.

Key Features of Our VIN API

  • Accurate VIN Recognition:
    Our API employs state-of-the-art OCR algorithms, ensuring reliable and precise recognition of VINs across a wide range of input sources.
  • Seamless Scalability:
    Whether you process a few dozen or millions of VINs per day, our OCR scanning API can easily handle your demands.
  • Easy Integration:
    Our comprehensive documentation and dedicated developer support make the process quick and straightforward

Features of our VIN OCR API in Automotive Businesses

Identifies all 17 digit VINs

Lightning-fast results

Error-free VIN processing

Universal VIN Support Worldwide

Seamless integration, maximum convenience

User-friendly design and operation

Scalable and adaptable to your needs

Works in low light conditions

How the VIN OCR API works

Our VIN OCR API automatically and instantly extracts VINs from vehicles and documents after a sucessful integration into web and mobile applications. Have a look at how it works.

How the VIN OCR API works

Our VIN OCR API automatically and instantly extracts VINs from vehicles and documents after a sucessful integration into web  and mobile applications. Have a look at how it works.

Upload the document

You can easily upload the image containing the VIN number to our user-friendly platform or utilize our VIN scanning API for seamless integration.

Automated VIN extraction

Our advanced OCR technology will swiftly analyze the document, recognizing and extracting the VIN number with exceptional accuracy.

Obtain input

Receive the digitized VIN number in a format that suits your specific requirements, such as JSON, CSV, or plain text.

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Which documents can you scan for VINs?

With our accurate OCR technology, any document can be scanned to retrieve the VIN of any vehicle at dealerships and other automotive businesses and effectively streamline processes and reduce errors. These documents include:

Services All Auto Business Needs

With our reliable VIN OCR API, we offer a wide range of solutions designed to support and enhance operations across various auto businesses such as:

Auto parts suppliers and Distributors

The OCR VIN API enhances order fulfillment, inventory accuracy and facilitates seamless integration with supply chain systems.

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Auto services and repairs

The OCR VIN API assists in identifying vehicles accurately, accessing vehicle specifications, and retrieving service history leading to improved efficiency.

Auto insurance

With the API, insurance companies can automate the extraction of VINs from documents leading to enhanced fraud detection and claims processing.

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The OCR VIN number API simplifies vehicle inventory management, accelerates vehicle listing processes, improves accuracy, and enhances the customer experience.

Online auto auctions

 The OCR VIN API automates the verification of vehicles during online auto auctions, speeding up the bidding process and enhances transparency.

Used car websites

The OCR VIN API simplifies the listing process for used car websites by extracting VINs and retrieving vehicle details automatically.

We offer 15 credits for free! Sign-up and get a free trial

  • Navigate to the free trial page.
  • Fill out the provided form with necessary information.
    Select the APIs that are most related to your business.
  • Click on create account and get started.

Unsure of your use case? Book a demo now!

We provide demonstrations, free trials, and answer any questions you may have about the VIN OCR services we are providing. Get in touch with us and clear up any doubts!

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

The term OCR stands for “Optical Character Recognition.” It is a technology that allows for the recognition of text and characters, regardless of where they are documented. A VIN Number OCR Scanner is a tool that identifies the characters on a Vehicle Identification Number and returns it to customers or sends it to a VIN data API for decoding. An OCR VIN number scanner can only work efficiently after the successful integration of a VIN OCR API and Vehicle Databases provides the best OCR API for several automotive businesses.

An OCR scanning API serves the purpose of automatic VIN entry on web and mobile applications, eliminating errors associated with manual VIN entry.

Our VIN OCR technology achieves high accuracy rates, ensuring reliable extraction of VIN numbers from various documents.

Yes, our VIN OCR API is designed to handle large volumes of requests efficiently, making it suitable for businesses with high VIN scanning needs.

We provide comprehensive documentation and technical support to guide you through the integration process smoothly. Our VIN OCR API is designed for easy integration and seamless communication with your software system.