1998 BMW Z3

RED Convertible

Stolen or Wanted otherwise by the NZ Police.

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Year: 1998
Make: BMW
Model: Z3
Colour: RED
Body Style: Convertible
VIN: WBACH72040LD10646
Plate: CQE298
Engine No: 194S 07138801
Vehicle Type: Passenger Car/Van
Seats: 2
CC rating: 1,890cc
Fuel Type: Petrol
Assembly Type: Imported Built-Up
Country of Origin: Germany
Gross Vehicle Mass: 1,380kg
Vehicle Equipment Class: XMA
Industry Class: PRIVATE
Industry Model Code: E-CH19
Model Code: E-CH19;
Variant: 2
Reported Stolen? Stolen. Matched on plate. Matched on VIN. Matched on chassis. Reported 1970-Jan-01. In . No. Unknown. Checked today. Updating...
Popularity: 327 vehicles in New Zealand
Last Odometer Reading: Get CarJam Report
Is odometer reliable? Get CarJam Report
Imported with Damage: Get CarJam Report
Water/Fire Damage: Get CarJam Report
Statutory Write-off: Get CarJam Report
Subject to RUC: No

CIN $5,990

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Sale information

Can anyone reposes the vehicle due to security interest? Unknown
Actual distance vehicle has travelled: 164,631 Km
Odometer is accurate? Yes
Can Radio receive 88MHz to 108MHz without use of band expander? Unknown
Road Use Charges apply? No
Warranty or Certificate of Fitness? Yes
Warranty or Certificate of Fitness expiry date: 6 Nov 2020
Vehicle licence? Yes
Vehicle licence expiry date: 6 Dec 2020
Year first registered in NZ: 2005
Re-registered vehicle? No
Imported as damaged vehicle? No

Supplier Information

Beresford Auto Sales 2018 Ltd
Private Sale
Email: steve@beresfordautosales.co.nz
Address: 720 Heretaunga Street, Parkvale


0 Air Conditioning, Car Alarm, Central Locking, Factory sport alloys, Fog Lights, Keyless entry, Ultra sporty, Very tidy for age and mileage

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Registration and Licence


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Plates History

Plate Effective Date
CQE298 03-May-2005


Registration Status: Get CarJam Report
Plate: CQE298
Plate Type: Standard
Origin: Import from Japan
Used as: Private Passenger vehicle
Cause of Latest Registration: Used
NZ First Registration: 03-May-2005
NZ Last Registration: Get CarJam Report
Was Registered Overseas? Yes
Registered previously in: Japan
First Overseas Registration: 1998-Feb


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Last Odometer Reading: Get CarJam Report
Recent Usage: 19 Km/day
Usage Level: Below average 8,300/year (41% less than average)

Odometer History

As of 06-Sep-2018 Check latest odometer readings.

2017-Jul-03 WOF Inspection
161,136 Km
2017-Jul-03 WOF Inspection
19 Km/day
Failed inspection
161,136 Km
2016-Dec-10 WOF Inspection
13 Km/day
157,228 Km
2016-Jun-18 WOF Inspection
2 Km/day
154,967 Km
2016-Jun-18 WOF Inspection
18 Km/day
Failed inspection
154,965 Km
2015-Dec-22 WOF Inspection
33 Km/day
151,781 Km
2015-Jun-08 WOF Inspection
31 Km/day
145,231 Km
2014-Dec-13 WOF Inspection
28 Km/day
139,760 Km
2014-Jun-26 WOF Inspection
134,964 Km
2014-Jun-26 WOF Inspection
35 Km/day
Failed inspection
134,964 Km
2013-Dec-19 WOF Inspection
128,393 Km
2013-Dec-19 WOF Inspection
13 Km/day
Failed inspection
128,393 Km
2013-Nov-16 WOF Inspection
31 Km/day
127,980 Km
2013-May-01 WOF Inspection
30 Km/day
121,807 Km
2012-Oct-31 WOF Inspection
116,280 Km
2012-Oct-31 WOF Inspection
55 Km/day
Failed inspection
116,280 Km
2012-Jun-15 WOF Inspection
14 Km/day
108,633 Km
2011-Oct-03 WOF Inspection
104,943 Km
2011-Oct-03 WOF Inspection
27 Km/day
Failed inspection
104,943 Km
2011-Mar-28 WOF Inspection
27 Km/day
99,842 Km
2010-Sep-15 WOF Inspection
No travel for 16 days
94,534 Km
2010-Aug-30 WOF Inspection
23 Km/day
Failed inspection
94,534 Km
2010-Feb-04 WOF Inspection
7 Km/day
89,688 Km
2009-Jul-04 WOF Inspection
3 Km/day
88,121 Km
2009-Jun-20 WOF Inspection
6 Km/day
Failed inspection
88,082 Km
2008-Dec-20 WOF Inspection
4 Km/day
86,936 Km
2008-Jun-20 WOF Inspection
7 Km/day
86,269 Km
2007-Dec-21 WOF Inspection
7 Km/day
85,042 Km
2007-Jun-09 WOF Inspection
25 Km/day
83,713 Km
2006-Dec-10 WOF Inspection
23 Km/day
79,253 Km
2006-Jun-10 WOF Inspection
75,014 Km
2006-Jun-10 WOF Inspection
21 Km/day
Failed inspection
75,014 Km
2005-Sep-28 WOF Inspection
55 Km/day
69,718 Km
2005-Apr-04 WOF Inspection
No travel for 13 days
60,055 Km
2005-Mar-22 Pre-registration Check
54 Km/year
60,055 Km
2005-Feb-23 Border Check

Fuel Economy

or of city commute.
litres/100km or $/year

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Vehicle Safety

This vehicle has no safety rating available.

Carbon Dioxide Emissions

grams/km or tonnes/year
Pollutants tested


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Running Costs

Does not include depreciation and insurance.

Total Costs
per 14,000 Km per year
Total per month $345
Total per day $11
Total per 100 Km $30
Fixed Costs $209
per year
Licence $109
WOF/COF $100
Flexible Costs
per 14,000 Km
~ 9.34 litres/100km
$2.06 per litre
Servicing $772
Tyres $380
Engine Oil $80

Money Owing and Security Interests?

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Ownership History

12 owners in New Zealand (8 owners excluding dealers)

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Market Valuation

Model Valuation
1998 Z3
petrol; 1895cc; used import; 4 cylinders; DOHC 16 VALVE
now $???
1998 Z3
petrol; 1895cc; used import; 4 cylinders; DOHC 16 VALVE; was $75,000
now $???
1998 Z3
petrol; 1895cc; used import; 4 cylinders; DOHC 16 VALVE
now $??? 1y $??? 2y $???
1998 Z3
petrol; 1895cc; used import; 4 cylinders; DOHC 16 VALVE; was $79,000
now $??? 1y $??? 2y $???
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USA History

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  • Reconstructed or Refurbished
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The report was created and is only valid as at 06-Sep-2018 3:50pm. The information provided in this report is provided by third parties. While CarJam has taken all reasonable care in preparing the report we are unable to guarantee its accuracy and no responsibility is assumed by CarJam or its agents for errors or ommissions in this report. If you know that some information is incorrect you may be able to fix this.