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Sales of new motor vehicles fell 4.1 percent in September from a year earlier to 371,318 units, the first fall in three months, the Japan Automobile Dealers Association said Monday.

The figures exclude minivehicles, or those with engine capacities of up to 660cc, and specialty units such as recreational vehicles.

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