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No carnet requirements - is there an age limit on vehicle?

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Like the previous poster, we are planning to drive to Morocco, Mauri and Mali, but in a 7 year old Landcruiser. Is the no carnet requirement related to the age of the vehicle or does it apply in these countries regardless?
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Hi,
You definitely have no worries on that route, we drove a 20yr old Lada to Mali over new year, a carnet is not required at all

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That is excellent news - thanks! Do you have any information on the web about your trip? We haven't been further than Morocco before, so are keen to hear of other travelers preparations, tips, experiences, etc.
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Hi

there are plenty of stories here on the hubb, but also take a look at

The Africa Overland Network The Overland Network

You have probably already found it, but just in case....

Cheers

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