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    hawaii z

    i have a 04/1972 240z vin#hls3076649 i bought in hawaii in 1977 that has less yhan 6,500 original miles.how do i find out what day it was produced my b-day is 04/20/1958

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Open S30 Z Discussions 29 Nov 2015
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Open S30 Z Discussions 06 Feb 2015
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Open S30 Z Discussions 14 Jan 2013
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Open S30 Z Discussions Yesterday, 07:32 PM
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Engine and Drivetrain Yesterday, 11:44 AM
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