eBay VIN Decoder Unable To Decode 1999 VW Golf

The Official PopeMobile

Doc noticed this eBay UK auction for the PopeMobile (not the authentic Pope Mobile as we know it) but Pope Benedict XVI’s former personal car, a 1999 VW Golf Wagon acquired by GoldenPalace.com. The auction ended without a winner, in what’s getting to be very common occurrence these days. But i couldn’t help but notice the sellers explanation why the cars VIN was not auto decoded and added by eBay’s system: “Wasn’t able to add VIN number automatically and was advised by eBay to include it here: WVWZZZ1JZXB147983” That’s really…

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