I'm not sure what information you are seeking. Another small mystery; for now we'll call it a 210. Application works best when the temperature is between 60° and 110° Fahrenheit, you can heat the bike frame with a hair dryer if necessary. If it has a colorwrap, the bike is probably from 1982. The practice stopped after production was increased, resulting in little available down time for the equipment.Next
You take your bike to the shop, and they check the serial number to make sure that it's the same one you bought from them three months ago. Photos of the frame are particularly useful when the bike has unusual decals or other markings to distinguish it from other bikes of the same make and model. Take that to the police and they will investigate. Just flip that bike over and take a peek! Beginning in about 1994, an 8 character alphanumeric code was used for some Trek bikes made in Taiwan. If they cannot give me a credible history on the bike I walk.Next
The information on the left lower line is model number 990 and frame size 18 inches. This number also was stamped on the bottom of the bottom bracket shell. Report Bike Theft to Police 1. And even if they do, there's no database that can be searched. Each seven-character number consists of three letters mixed with numerals. The information in the table is from serial numbers submitted by site visitors.Next
These listings may vary based on manufacturer or the type of tire. Check every database on a daily basis. The serial number will be engraved underneath the bottom bracket shell on the. You can see that the blue frame is about an inch higher in the back tubing as this was changed from '87 to '88. Expose about half of the adhesive area and place exactly where you want your label. Here are the results: The first letter is the model designation.Next
With proper preparation, quick action, and persistence you can maximize the odds of finding yourself among those who are reunited with their beloved bikes. Sometime's there's a sticker over it, sometimes it's covered in road dirt, but it'll be there! Also, sellers lie to make a sale. Hopefully you can find the serial number on the bicycle you're looking at - email if you're having trouble. It is very unlikely they were made in 1975, 76, or 77, more likely from the brochures 1980, 81, or 82. On older Schwinns there are numbers stamped on both the drive side and non-drive side rear dropouts; the one on the non-drive side dropout is the serial number. The third number is 403300950, which indicates foreign built, but the nation of origin sticker was missing.Next
The left lower line is model 750 and frame size 17 inches. These are followed either by: 6 numerals, or a number, a letter, followed by four numerals. If they don't put it on the receipt then force them to write it on the receipt. A heavy duty chain lock or U-lock should be used. Maybe write it down on a business card and put it in your wallet too - just in case.Next
See the for a bit more info and the for a 93 catalog. In my state they have to hold property for 2 weeks before selling. However, just as the serial number is easy to understand, so are these figures. If your serial number was included in your original purchase receipt, you can find the serial number by viewing or printing the original receipt. The last three characters - The final letter ranges from A to Z and the final two numbers go from 01 to 99. They said I needed the serial number. Any other ideas for these last three characters? Multiple bikes with the same serial number - definitely some counterfeiting going on.
Just disregard it when looking up the number in the tables below. This is why it is important to take stock of your property — record your serial numbers! When adding a bike to the Index, it's best to enter all the groups of numbers and letters separated by spaces. There was a trend to black-out a bike by removing all decals, which makes identification harder. In order to continue with your inquiry, you must agree to and accept these Terms and Conditions of Use. Note: These frames previously were speculated to be 310s. If you have a serial number of this form, please send it along with information about your bike.Next