Terminology

Auction Scores

Below are some general principles of auction scores. Remember that at the various auctions is the same car can get a different score. Everything depends on the criteria of each auction.

S. First registration in the last year, almost a new car.
 6. Excellent condition and not in need of repair (mileage less than 30000 km).
 5. Excellent condition, no repairs needed (mileage less than 60000 km).
 4,5. Good condition with minimal scratches and dents are unlikely to need repair.
 4. Good condition, but may need repair. There are scratches, dents, repair places, there may be replacement parts.
 3,5. Need some repairing work or mileage is above average.
 3. The car has obvious dents and scratches. It should be a lot of replacement work or high mileage.
 2. Bad condition. 
 1. Bad condition, poor quality (flooded, damaged by salt, from the rain, etc.)

 R. Recovered after the accident.
 RA. Recovered after a serious accident.
*** (0, А, С, Т) - broken and not restored car, car for parts, "not on the fly"

 

The marks of the state of the salon: 

A - Pure cabin 
B - Good, slight pollution, possible sigarette burns 
- The poor condition of the cabin, possible hard place
D - Very poor, dirty cabin, there are scratches, possibly torn places plating

The main symbol of defects

 

A1

Scratches on lacquer

A2

Scratches on paint

A3

Scratches on metal

A4

Significant scratches, more than 20cm

A5

Covers the whole panel, or more

A

Scratche

B,U

Dent

S

S1

S2

S3

Rust

There are small areas of rust, an area of no more than a palm.

There are small areas of rust, an area of slightly more than in the case of S1 .

here is some rust areas needing repair.

C

С1

С2

Rust, corrosion

Corrosion

Severe corrosion

X

Part requiring replacement

W

Repaired and painted the area

W1

Not noticeable repairs

W2

Noticeable repairs

W3

Very noticeable repairs

XX

Replaced element

BP

Bruises and painted

M

Y1

Y2

Y3

Modification - tuning

Small holes or cracks

Holes or cracks

Big holes or cracks

U1

Dent is less than 5 cm

U2

Dent of about 10 cm

U3

Dent more than 12 cm

E1

Е2

Е3

Small dent

A few small dents

A lot of small dents

P

Tinted place, perhaps, differing in color

G

H

Scratch on a windscreen

The absence of color

 

The main symbols

F:

Front

S:

Side

R:

D:

Rear

Driver's (about driver's seat, driver's door)

T:

Spare (tire)

W:

Double

AC:

Air Conditioner

AAC:

Climate control

WAC:

Dual air conditioner

FA:

Automatic trasmission with the control on the floor

CA:

Automatic trasmission with control on the steering column

ICVT

Continuously variable transmission

5C:

5 speed manual transmission with control on the steering column

5F:

5 speed manual transmission with the control on the floor

PS:

Power steering

PW:

Power windows

AW:

CP:

ST-T

Alloy wheels

Caps

Winter tires

ST:

Stereo

CD:

СS

Compact Disc player

Cassette stereo

MD:

Mini disc player

TV:

TV

ABS:

ABS brakes

AFC:

Automatic air purifier

CPU:

Central control unit

EVC:

Machine control valve

LSD:

Differentials with limited slip

SRS , AB , WAB :

Airbags

HID:

Xenon headlights

TRC , TCS:

Traction Control

SR :

sunroof

RS :

Rear spoiler

ETC:

E/G

T-BELT

The system of payment for Japanese high-speed roads

Engine

Belt