In a vin number that 10th character,last letter before the nummbers,
is the year of manufacture for the Geo's used for Force conversion.
S = 1995
T = 1996
V = 1997
W = 1998
X = 1999
Y = 2000
U wasn't used so as not to confuse it with a V
Here is a interesting web url for more info on Vin numbers.
--- In email@example.com, "Noel Adams" <evfinder@...> wrote:
> There is another Force on eBay at the moment. This one is either a
> 1995 or a 1996, both years are used in the description. It is located
> in Shutebury, MA and needs a new charger.