I encounter this error when I upload offline conversions to google adwords. 
I tried to search online to see if there is any helpful info there, but it 
seems that they didn't work for my case.
I wonder if there is a way that I can check the click time of the gclid. 
The conversion time in our database is in UTC format. So every conversion 
data will be sent to google adwords with the time zone "Etc/GMT", am I 
The request SOAP body is shown below. I use stars to replace some parts of 
the conversion name here, if you need the exact name, I will reply to you.

> <SOAP-ENV:Body>
>     <ns1:mutate>
>       <ns1:operations>
>         <ns1:operator>ADD</ns1:operator>
>         <ns1:operand>
>           <ns1:googleClickId>CN_htO2Nks8CFWMq0wod58sLwA</ns1:googleClickId>
>           <ns1:conversionName>Dxxxxxxxxx Registration</ns1:conversionName>
>           <ns1:conversionTime>20160915 192928 Etc/GMT</ns1:conversionTime>
>         </ns1:operand>
>       </ns1:operations>
>     </ns1:mutate>
>   </SOAP-ENV:Body>

The response is

<soap:Envelope xmlns:soap="http://schemas.xmlsoap.org/soap/envelope/";>
>   <soap:Header>
>     <ResponseHeader 
> xmlns="https://adwords.google.com/api/adwords/cm/v201607";>
>       <requestId>00053c9db24581e90a3714ce46027a91</requestId>
>       <serviceName>OfflineConversionFeedService</serviceName>
>       <methodName>mutate</methodName>
>       <operations>0</operations>
>       <responseTime>85</responseTime>
>     </ResponseHeader>
>   </soap:Header>
>   <soap:Body>
>     <soap:Fault>
>       <faultcode>soap:Server</faultcode>
>       <faultstring>[OfflineConversionError.CONVERSION_PRECEDES_CLICK @ 
> operations[0].operand]</faultstring>
>       <detail>
>         <ApiExceptionFault 
> xmlns="https://adwords.google.com/api/adwords/cm/v201607";>
>           <message>[OfflineConversionError.CONVERSION_PRECEDES_CLICK @ 
> operations[0].operand]</message>
> <ApplicationException.Type>ApiException</ApplicationException.Type>
>           <errors xmlns:xsi="http://www.w3.org/2001/XMLSchema-instance"; 
> xsi:type="OfflineConversionError">
>             <fieldPath>operations[0].operand</fieldPath>
>             <trigger/>
> <errorString>OfflineConversionError.CONVERSION_PRECEDES_CLICK</errorString>
>             <ApiError.Type>OfflineConversionError</ApiError.Type>
>             <reason>CONVERSION_PRECEDES_CLICK</reason>
>           </errors>
>         </ApiExceptionFault>
>       </detail>
>     </soap:Fault>
>   </soap:Body>
> </soap:Envelope>

If you need anything else, please let me know.


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