Importing a car from the US

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  1. Boots

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    Anyone have any experience?
     
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    yup. what you having problems with?
     
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    www.riv.ca has all the info on what you have to do. it's pretty easy.
     
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    Passenger vehicles

    ü Recall clearance letter
    ü The vehicle must bear a manufacturer's valid statement of compliance label at the time of
    importation, otherwise a manufacturer's latter of compliance will be required.
    ü The Registrar of Imported Vehicles will mail a Canadian statement of compliance label to you
    after passing the federal inspection.
    ü Valid alpha-numeric 17-digit VIN
    ü Metric speedometer and odometer labels (provided by inspection centre)
    ü Daytime running lights, if manufactured after November 1989
    ü Infant restraint kit, if manufactured after 1988
    ü Child tether anchorage, for most passenger cars manufactured after 1988
    (refer to Admissibility List)
    ü 8 km/hour bumpers (refer to Admissibility List)
    ü French supplementary restraint system label for airbags that require periodic maintenance
     
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    Interesting.... I'd like to bring a 92 Accord EX (EX-R) up from the southern US and do a little swappity swap swap :crazy:
     

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