SL GREY Convertible

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Year: 1992
Model: 500
Colour: GREY
Submodel: SL
Body Style: Convertible
VIN: WDB1290662F047530
Plate: DWM500
Engine No: 1190-11996
Vehicle Type: Passenger Car/Van
Seats: 2
CC rating: 4,970cc
Fuel Type: Petrol
Assembly Type: Imported Built-Up
Country of Origin: Japan
Gross Vehicle Mass: 1,950kg
Axles: 2
Vehicle Equipment Class: XMA
Industry Class: PRIVATE
Industry Model Code: E-129066
Model Code: E-129066;
Variant: 220
Reported Stolen? Stolen. Matched on plate. Matched on VIN. Matched on chassis. Reported 1970-Jan-01. In . No. Unknown. Checked today. Updating...
Popularity: 67 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 $29,995

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Sale information

Can anyone reposes the vehicle due to security interest? Unknown
Actual distance vehicle has travelled: 30,000 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: 26 Dec 2020
Vehicle licence? No
Vehicle licence expiry date: 8 Aug 2020
Year first registered in NZ: 2007
Re-registered vehicle? No
Imported as damaged vehicle? No

Supplier Information

Christchurch European Ltd
Private Sale
Email: sales@christchurcheuropean.co.nz
Address: 511 Blenheim Road, Sockburn


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Registration and Licence


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Plates History

Plate Effective Date
DWM500 17-Apr-2007


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Plate: DWM500
Plate Type: Standard
Origin: Import from Japan
Used as: Private Passenger vehicle
Cause of Latest Registration: Used
NZ First Registration: 17-Apr-2007
NZ Last Registration: Get CarJam Report
Was Registered Overseas? Yes
Registered previously in: Japan
First Overseas Registration: 1992-Mar


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Recent Usage: 5 Km/day
Usage Level: Low 1,300/year (91% less than average)

Odometer History

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2011-Nov-22 WOF Inspection
5 Km/day
19,623 Km
2011-May-20 WOF Inspection
95 Km/year
18,650 Km
2010-Mar-01 WOF Inspection
7 Km/day
18,534 Km
2009-Sep-15 WOF Inspection
5 Km/day
17,427 Km
2009-Mar-09 WOF Inspection
12 Km/day
16,508 Km
2008-Sep-10 WOF Inspection
7 Km/day
14,343 Km
2007-Nov-07 WOF Inspection
3 Km/day
12,211 Km
2007-Apr-18 WOF Inspection
10 Km/day
11,586 Km
2007-Apr-16 Pre-registration Check
2 Km/day
11,566 Km
2007-Apr-02 Border Check

Fuel Economy

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

There is no fuel economy data for this vehicle.

Vehicle Safety

This vehicle has no safety rating available.

Carbon Dioxide Emissions

grams/km or tonnes/year
Pollutants tested


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Safety features

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Running Costs

Does not include depreciation and insurance.

Total Costs
per 14,000 Km per year
Total per month $505
Total per day $17
Total per 100 Km $43
Fixed Costs $209
per year
Licence $109
WOF/COF $100
Flexible Costs
per 14,000 Km
~ 14.53 litres/100km
$2.06 per litre
Servicing $872
Tyres $700
Engine Oil $80

Money Owing and Security Interests?

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Ownership History

6 owners in New Zealand (4 owners excluding dealers)

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USA History

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  • Sales History History
  • Reconstructed or Refurbished
  • Used as Rental, Taxi or Police car?
  • And more...
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