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Country Hick
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Ok... not too sure how many would be interested or wheather or not it would work, but here goes. I have an idea. I am seriously thinking about getting my importer/exporter wholesaler lisence specifically to aquire car parts from Japan for the Import market. I have a friend who speaks fluent Japanese and has a few contacts in Japan in the car industry. What i want to guage is what kind of base i would have if i do something like this.

The other question was - Who would be interested in parts from over here - If i do get a wholesalers lisence... Coz we get alot more imports, and other bits over here. eg: 1G-G(T)E engine, Headers for 4A F&G heads as well as the 3S, 7M and 1-2JZ heads - and heaps of aftermarket support for them.
 

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Country Hick
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CamNub: I know what a business involves... I'm a Freelance Graphic Designer in my spare time, and still juggle two other jobs just to make a living. I'm not scared by hard work..
 

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CamNub: I know what a business involves... I'm a Freelance Graphic Designer in my spare time, and still juggle two other jobs just to make a living. I'm not scared by hard work..
K. I just wanted you to know. Cause when i started parting out this mazda 626 i was like Easy money right? Its a lot of work getting all the correct parts and actually getting them out.

Would these parts be new or used? And where would they be from?
 

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Country Hick
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Both. Some directly from the Japanese Dealerships, some from the Japanese Aftermarket Industry, Aussie Aftermarket Industry and any other sources.

Of course all Engines and Clips that are rare/cant be found in North America would be used. Any others, i will try my hardest to get new, if not near new.

It would basically just be everything in one place.
 

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Do you guys see where he's from and where you guys are from?!?! Shipping costs will be OUTRAGOUS. You can order from the states. It would be cheaper.

*common sense* :rolleyes:

Sorry Spud. I don't want to shit on your parade. It sounds like a good venture. Good Luck.
 

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Country Hick
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^^ Tis all good... Negative feedback is important. I know that shipping would be expensive, its just a matter of who would actually pay for it, because like ratboycom said... AE92 parts aint rare here - i dunno if they are there. Just a thought really.
 
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