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Bid History for 2004 Blue Bird TCFE4800S
Auction Start Date: 07/11/22 4:00 PM ET
Auction End Date: 07/25/22 4:12 PM ET
Asset ID: 299   Number of Bids: 45

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2004 Blue Bird TCFE4800S
Auction Closed
High Bidder: m*******r
Sold Amount: $6,700.00
Buyer's Premium (12.50%): $837.50
Total Price: $7,537.50
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Year Make/Brand Model VIN/Serial Miles
2004 Blue Bird TC2000 1BAACCPA14F213337 108,595 (Accurate?: Unknown)
Year Make/Brand Model
2004 Blue Bird TC2000
VIN/Serial Miles  
1BAACCPA14F213337 108,595 (Accurate?: Unknown)  
Condition Category Inventory ID
Used/See Description Buses, Transit and School 2004-06
Condition Category
Used/See Description Buses, Transit and School
Inventory ID
2004 Blue Bird TCFE 4800S, 30 passenger, 5.9L L6 Cummins Diesel, Allison Transmission, Air Brakes. Sold as is. It is recommended that the vehicle be inspected before bid is placed. Odometer mileage is 23,402. Odometer was replaced. Current mileage recorded by ECM (Engine Control Module) is 108,595. Vehicle has been maintained and it runs/drives. Service records will be provided to buyer. Being removed from fleet due to age and soft spots in floor. Front and rear A/C. All A/C components installed. One A/C system does not work. 255/70R22.5 front tires 18/32nd, rear tires 5/32nd. Battery needs replaced, however it will jump start and charge. Ricon S-series wheel chair lift is operational, however the lift cylinders have a small leak. There are exposed screw holes and wires in the dash and interior due to equipment removal. Child pick up/stop arm lights/function have been disabled. School bus decals removed or painted over.

Questions and AnswersQuestions and Answers
Q: Was there any defects ,other than noted when this unit was taken out of service?What type Allison transmission does it have,?What is the top road speed?How old are the tires?Does it have air suspension? (7/12/22 3:31 PM)
A: We are not aware of any other defects besides what's listed in the description. Transmission is an Allison 2000 series. Top road speed governor was reset to 80 from 65 in the ECM, however we are unsure of ungoverned top road speed. The rear suspension is air bag suspension and front suspension is leaf spring. The front tires were manufactured in 2019, the rear tires were manufactured in 2017 and 2016. (7/12/22 4:22 PM)
Q: Could you explain what you mean by soft spots in the floor? I this the floor covering, actual metal floor ,or other? (7/12/22 4:34 PM)
A: The flooring consists of a sheet metal base, 5/8ths marine grade plywood, and rubber top. The plywood is rotted in several areas, but mostly in the rear floor area. We are unsure of the extent of floor issues beneath the rubber flooring as we have not inspected it thoroughly. (7/12/22 4:59 PM)
Q: Does the bus have cruise control? (7/13/22 9:32 PM)
A: Yes, it does have cruise control. (7/14/22 6:07 PM)
Q: Would like to make appointment to inspect. (7/14/22 10:33 AM)
A: Sure, appointments are available Monday thru Thursday from 6:30 am until 2:30pm. Later times may be available depending on our work schedule. For an appointment please call Matt at 205-439-1136. The bus is located at 1070 Buccaneer Drive, Hoover Alabama 35244. (7/14/22 6:16 PM)
Seller InformationSeller Information
Seller Name Hoover City Schools, AL  [view seller's other assets]
Asset Location 1070 Buccaneer Dr
Hoover, Alabama 35244-4511
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Most items offered for sale are used and may contain defects not immediately detectable. Bidders may inspect the property prior to bidding. Inspection is by appointment only. Please use the 'Ask a Question' feature to schedule an appointment for Inspection.

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If you are seeking sales tax exemption, you must complete Liquidity Services’ tax exemption form(s). We recommend doing this prior to the auction’s closure or before making payment. To do so, please visit Liquidity Services' Tax Exemption Submission Tool.

Property may be removed by appointment only and appointments must be made at least 24 hours in advance. All items must be removed within ten (10) business days from the time and date of the close of the auction.

The Buyer will make all arrangements and perform all work necessary, including packing, loading and transportation of the property. No Assistance will be provided. Bidders will be locked unless a prior arrangement has been made for any item not removed within the ten (10) business days allowed and stated on the Buyer's Certificate.

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NOTICE: If you are the winning bidder and default by failing to adhere to this sellers terms and conditions your account with Liquidity Services WILL BE LOCKED.

Guaranty Waiver. All property is offered for sale 'AS IS, WHERE IS.' Hoover City Schools, AL makes no warranty, guaranty or representation of any kind, expressed or implied, as to the merchantability or fitness for any purpose of the property offered for sale. Please note that upon removal of the property, all sales are final.

Description Warranty. Seller warrants to the Buyer that the property offered for sale will conform to its description. Any claim for misdescription must be made prior to removal of the property. If Seller confirms that the property does not conform to the description, Seller will keep the property and refund any money paid. The liability of the seller shall not exceed the actual purchase price of the property.

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