Error API

Supporting API that identifies common errors in input data, including common VIN inaccuracies

  {
    "errorCode": 1,
    "errorMessage": "Invalid VIN Length",
    "errorDescription": "The VIN input has fewer than 17 characters."
  },
  {
    "errorCode": 2,
    "errorMessage": "Invalid Characters",
    "errorDescription": "The VIN input contains characters which invalidate the VIN."
  },
  {
    "errorCode": 3,
    "errorMessage": "Invalid Year Code in VIN",
    "errorDescription": "Inputs U, Z, and 0 are not allowed in the 10th position."
  }

The Error API

The Error API offers developers programmatic access to a standard set of error codes messages and descriptions allowing user feedback on common VIN entry errors, invalid VINs and out of scope vehicle searches.

Asset Type Coverage:

  • Commercial Trucks (Truck Blue Book)
  • Commercial Trailers (Commercial Trailer Blue Book)
  • Truck Bodies (Truck Blue Book)
  • Passenger Vehicles (Automobile Red Book)
  • Boats (ABOS Marine Blue Book)
  • Powersport (Motorcycles, ATV’s, Golf Car and Utility Vehicles)
  • Recreational Vehicles
  • Grounds Maintenance
  • Agricultural Tractors

Endpoints, Taxonomy API:

– GET Errors

Ideal for:

– Feedback on common VIN entry errors, invalid VINs and out of scope searches
– Internal reporting metrics