Vehicle Information and Money Owing Report

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Odometer History

  • Odometer readings history of recorded at the WOF/COF inspections and during import border inspections.
  • Have the readings been consistent?
  • Estimated current odometer reading

Basic Report information may not be up to date. Only the Full Report contains up to date information.

Vehicle Identification

  • Make, model, year, submodel
  • VIN, plate, plate type, replacement plate
  • Colour and secondary colour
  • Engine number and chassis number

Stolen

  • If a vehicle is in the Police's database of stolen vehicles you will find out about it on CarJam immediately.
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  • Did you know that every year 23,000 vehicles are stolen?

Plates History

  • The history of registration plates that have been issued for this vehicle in New Zealand.

Free Report information may not be up to date. Only the Full Report contains up to date information.

Vehicle Details

  • Vehicle type, body style and number of seats
  • CC rating, power and transmission
  • Fuel type and alternative fuel type
  • Assembly type and country of origin
  • Gross vehicle mass and tare weight
  • Maximum rated towed mass
  • Axle type, number of axles and wheelbase
  • Front and rear axle group ratings

Economy, Safety and Pollution

  • Fuel consumption and yearly cost
  • Carbon dioxide emissions and pollutants rating
  • Driver safety and other safety information
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NZ History and Money Owing

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Money Owing and Security Interests?

  • If there is a security interest registered, another person or company may seize a vehicle to pay off the debt!
  • Often vehicle debts are hidden on vehicle's past plates.
  • There are over 500,000 registered debts on vehicles each year. 250,000 debts hidden on the past plates.
  • A CarJam Report includes money owing checks on all plates previously attached to a vehicle.

Scary Facts

  • Imported with structured damage identified at the border?
  • Has the vehicle been identified as likely to have been damaged by water and/or fire to the extent below the safety standard required by New Zealand law?
  • Odometer readings reliable?

Registration and Licence

  • Vehicle currently licensed and registered?
  • Can the vehicle be driven on the road?
  • Has the registration been cancelled? When did this happen and what was the cause?
  • What is the current registration status?
  • What is the origin of the vehicle registration?
  • When first registered in New Zealand?
  • Has it been registered overseas? When and what country?
  • Vehicle usage type

Warrant of Fitness

  • Has the latest inspection passed?
  • Latest Warrant of Fitness or Certificate of Fitness details?
  • When does WOF/COF expire?

Ownership History

Ownership Information on this vehicle is not available. Please apply in writing to the New Zealand Transport Agency.

  • Did you know there are approximately 55,000 Illegally sold vehicles each year?
  • Full New Zealand ownership history.
  • How many owners?
  • Name and address details on non-individual ownership.

Please note that names and addresses of individuals are not available as of May 2011 privacy law changes unless you are an authorised business entity. You can use our Seller Check service to confirm the exact owner.

Alerts: What are the Issues?

  • The CarJam History and Debt Report runs lots of checks and exposes any problems in one easy to read list of alerts, warnings and notices.

Road User Charges

  • Current RUC licence details
  • Outstanding RUC charges?
  • History of RUC charges
  • For vehicles with hubodometers find out the serial numbers and the dates of changes.

Odometer History

  • Odometer readings history of recorded at the WOF/COF inspections and during import border inspections.
  • Have the readings been consistent?
  • Estimated current odometer reading

Vehicle Valuation

  • Find out the current market valuation of your vehicle is. Where available the future 1 year and 2 years values also provided.
  • Note, this component is optional in the full report.

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Plates History

  • The history of registration plates that have been issued for this vehicle in New Zealand.

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Japan History

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For every 100 vehicles imported from Japan we find over 200 problems or warnings. Check your import is not one of these horror stories!

This report will contain the following information if available:

Accident History
More than 1 in 5 of Japanese imported vehicles have a history of one or more collisions.
Malfunction, Collision and Airbag deployment, Theft, Fire damage, Water/Flood damage, Hail damage etc.

Odometer History
1 in 20 Japanese imported vehicles have their odometer readings manipulated.
Wind backs, excessive usage and other problems. Note: the older the vehicle, the less information is available and we cannot guarantee the availability of a complete odometer history.

Recalls

Average Auction Price

Radioactive and Other Contamination Risks
You will know if the vehicle has been used in a contaminated region or has failed a contamination test.

Commercial Usage
Has a vehicle been used as a commercial vehicle?

Safety Ratings

And more...


Please note, parts of the report are sourced from the Japanese government during Japanese working hours using human operators. Therefore, the collection of the report can take up to one Japanese business day. You will be notified by email once a report is ready.

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USA History

Only on CarJam! Find out what happened to a vehicle in USA before it was imported to NZ!

This report will contain the following information if available:

Title History
Ownership history, How many owners...

Accident History
Impacted areas, Repair cost...

Odometer History
Wind backs, excessive usage and other problems...

Theft History

Junk, Salvage, Insurance Records

Sales History History

Reconstructed or Refurbished

Used as Rental, Taxi or Police car?

And more...