DZ 2186*** age of bass?

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by bob atherton, Dec 12, 2012.


  1. bob atherton

    bob atherton

    Mar 8, 2005
    I'm interested in a Fender Jazz at the moment and is has a serial number of DZ 2186***. The guy who is selling it is not sure how old it is as he bough it used.

    I'm a bit confused myself as it looks about six years old and I would expect a serial number looking more like DZ 08*****.

    Any ideas..? thanks.
     
  2. DeanT

    DeanT Send lawyers, guns and money...

    According to the Fender dating web site, it's a 2001, if it's an American Deluxe Jazz. If it's an American Vintage Series, they suggest checking the neck date.
     
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  4. bob atherton

    bob atherton

    Mar 8, 2005
    That makes perfect sense now. Thanks, Bob