How To Import a Car From Japan Through JDMVIP Premium Export Service JDMVIP.com Premium Import Service, Import/Export JDM Cars from Japan, The Right Way
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After spending so much time helping our own jdmvip members avoid problems with their JDM cars, or solve problems with their Exporter in Japan, we reali
Nissan Skyline R32,R33,R34 | 1989-2002 | GTR and GTS-T- A JDM Car Legend The Nissan Skyline is without a doubt one of the most popular famous and reverred JDM Sports cars inside and outside of Japan. The Skyline has such a legendary reputation for good reason, the R32 was definitely ahead of its time and Skyline was undoubtedly one of Nissan's pinnacles, even to do this day, continued with the groundbreaking R35 Nissan GTR.
Although there is much debate within the Nissan Skyline enthusiast community about which car is the best, most fanatics will tel
JDMVip "Mythbusters" Edition about the Importing/Exporting of JDM Japanese Used Cars We thought we'd bust some common myths about how Japan works when it comes to JDM cars. We also want to remind our readers that there are a lot of excellent quality and show-room conditon used vehicles you can purchase from Japan, but don't assume every car is perfect based on the myths we're about to bust.
*Do your research on the company you're dealing with and join our forums to post any questions about buying cars from Japan you might have.
JDM Cars with Small Engines & Turbos Can Save The Environment The more sporty Kei Cars and performance oriented JDMs have long used smaller engines combined with turbos, and for the power they produce they've always been quite efficient.
It's time to turbo all cars in our view.
Among other adjustments that could help double fuel economy are turbocharging with smaller, more efficient engines that produce the same level of power.
How to Reduce Car-Made Pollut
Subaru Impreza WRX & STi JDM - Timeline and Specifications We're posting this due to the rampant misinformation and misrepresentation of the different models, eg. companies and people are passing off their cars as an STi when it is WRX. This is a big deal because the performance, features and many other things changed considerably each year between WRX and STi, and even Type RA.
How To Verify Your Car's Mileage Before It Leaves Japan & Preferably Before You Purchase It ODOMETER Fraud Does Happen
With regards to JEVIC, they only have the same information as the auction houses regarding the mileage of cars:
The "national database" is the 走行メーター管理システム that the auction houses use together to determine if there are any mileage errors. Therefore when buying a car at auction we are provided with all the information available. It is possible that an odometer could have been rolled back if say
Are Japan's Best Days Over? Unfortunately We Think So What Happened To Japan's Inspiration?
I wonder if we're the only ones thinking this but I doubt it. If you're reading this you must already know JDM cars imported from Japan are the best you'll ever get in terms of value, quality, reliability and performance in general.Just think how the North American market would be different today if cars like Aristo (3.0V I know the Q was here already), Impreza WRX, EVO, Skyline, Mark II etc etc were here in their top turboc
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Importing JDM Cars Used Are A Great Value Why do so many people import JDM Cars?
This is a question we've had a lot from people who aren't familiar with the JDM scene and the value these cars offer to the average or general motorist.JDM cars are not just high performance vehicles, they can be fuel efficient trucks, cars and SUVs and no matter how you slice it JDM cars are typically superior in every way to North American cars even if the model was available to our market.Typically the best feature
Why we're against Canada's Import Restrictions & 15 Year Rule Our position is that the 15-Year Rule does not serve the interests or needs of Canadians.It only serves to protect the market share of car dealerships from having to compete less and drives up the price of the used car market.Here are the main points we will discuss in relation to the 15-Year Rule:
Violation Of The Consumer's Rights
Safety Is Not The Issue
There Is No Reliable Proof These Cars Pose A Danger
What It Takes To Import Your JDM Dream Car/Vehicle From Japan General Requirements
Here is a quick breakdown on the steps you need to follow to avoid problems and get the best quality car for your money.
Research what vehicle best suits your needs and tastes. Make sure you will be able to make it comply with Canadian standards (more on this later in the article).
Vehicle must be at least 15 years old to the month according to date of manufacture/production.
Find a reliable and honest local Im
All About The Japanese Used Car Auctions There is a lot of hype and misinformation concerning how good or bad the Japanese Car Import Auctions are.There are also several different types of auctions. The ones we will cover here will include the more popular and perhaps more respected ones such as USS auctions. We do not recommend Yahoo auctions unless you have a friend or exporter who can physically check the car and in this case you would also have to place your trust entirely in them to make sure the mileage and conditio