PRE INSPECTION (USS TOKYO ONLY)
We can physically check and inspect your vehicle at USS Tokyo only. (Extra pictures, videos, interior check, mechanical conditions, etc. Check the cost with us)
We offer you short and long term parking/storage if you need to hold your vehicle for any reason or to be able to pass the year's regulation for your country
INSURANCE ON PARKING
While your vehicle is parked or stored, your vehicle will be insured agaisnt damages or theft
We can do any repair, replacement or change of any parts for you. Please check with us for this service
Before the embarkation of your vehicle, we can change batteries, oil, coolant, etc, so you will have peace of mind during its journey
If you want us to make any additional inspection to your vehicle post-sale, please let us know
VIDEOS AND EXTRA PICTURES
If you want an video of your purchased vehicle or extra pictures from the ones taken post-sale, please check with us
For any another inquiries, please contact us.
PLACE OF PURCHASE
Japanese Auction Houses
Select your vehicle from around 200 auction houses in Japan and with around more than 100,000 units, from Mondays to Saturdays. Standard auction is the cheapest sources to buy motor vehicles and it is used by vehicle's exporters and local dealers
If you do not want to bid and have found a vehicle at auction wholesale, you can buy it directly. Vehicles on auction wholesale are from local dealers who want to sell their vehicles locally or want to export them, so the price for their units is considerably cheaper when comparing to local market prices
Vehicles from wholesale are all the ones that are sold for the local Japanese market. Local dealers that specialise in sport, classic, luxury or collectable vehicles as an example and that their vehicles normally do not come to auctions. We can get those units for you too
Normally none (need to follow to the standards of Transport Canada)AGE RESTRICTION
Must be more than 15 years from manufactured.ROAD WORTHINESS INSPECTION
Must be before January 1st, 1971 for bus.
No inspection required.OTHER RESTRICTIONS
Specified models mainly of 1980's, 90's etc. Please refer to Transport Canada website for more information about the models allowed.
The car must meet safety, Bumper, and Theft Prevention Standards of US and Canada.
The car must be clean so it doesn’t carry any dirt or mud.
Moisture level inside the car must be under the accepted amount.
IMPORT TAX RATES
Vehicles weighing more than 4,425 pounds are subject to an excise tax of $100 Canadian. GST(Good and service tax) 5%~7%. Import tax 6.1%. PST(Provinsial Sales Tax) 0~10%. GST and PST depends on states. www.cbsa-asfc.gc.ca
*This page contents are based on information acquired in July 2015.
VEHICLES THAT CAN BE SHIPPED BY RO-RO
Any vehicle that has at least 15cm of height from the ground to the car's body
The hood must open
The vehicle can be driven
The tires can turn and run
The handbrake must be working
The vehicle does not need to be towed, lifted up or pulled out by any another vehicle
VEHICLES THAT CANNOT BE SHIPPED BY RO-RO
If the engine is not working
If the vehicle cannot be driven
White or black smoke coming from engine, exhaust or any another place
If Hybrid, batteries with defect, broken or damaged
No claim vehicles
If there is not windscreen
If any side or rear windows are not covered
If rear trunk cannot be opened in case to use the spare tire
Loose parts must be repaired, held or fix with a strong adhesive tape
Any vehicle with inner cargo
Any part(s) that can cause human accidents or damage another vehicle(s) or property on board
Any vehicle which has mechanical problems
INNER CARGO IS NOT ALLOWED INSIDE OF THE VEHICLE
Any shipping liner can decide if the vehicle can be ship by Ro-Ro or not, at their own judgement, although that clauses mentioned above are correct.DESTINATION PORT
SCHEDULE OF CAR AUCTION HOUSES IN JAPAN