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Bid History for 2001 Bluebird Bookmobile
Auction Start Date: 01/13/20 6:00 PM ET
Auction End Date: 01/13/20 6:05 PM ET
Asset ID: 1   Number of Bids: 1

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2001 Bluebird Bookmobile
Auction Closed
High Bidder: t*********j
Sold Amount: $9,000.00
Buyer's Premium (10.00%): $900.00
Total Price: $9,900.00
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Year Make/Brand VIN/Serial Miles Title Restriction
2001 Bluebird 1BDFDCP761F201447 196,711 No Title Restriction
Year Make/Brand
2001 Bluebird
VIN/Serial Miles  
1BDFDCP761F201447 196,711  
Title Restriction    
No Title Restriction    
Condition Category
Used/See Description Buses, Transit and School
Condition Category
Used/See Description Buses, Transit and School
2001 Bluebird Bookmobile

Starts and runs. Odometer reading at 12/6/2019 is 196,711.

Generator hours as of 11/12/2019 3,896.

Regularly maintained and used in the fleet until replaced in late November 2019. Maintenance records available on request.

Books and library collection items in the photos are not included.

Questions and AnswersQuestions and Answers
Q: what is the length of the bus, and is it diesel? (12/11/19 6:18 AM)
A: The vehicle is diesel. The vehicle is 28 feet long. (12/11/19 2:19 PM)
Q: Greetings, 1. is there a drivers door on the vehicle? 2 what is the engine and transmission with this vehicle? thanks chuck (12/11/19 2:08 PM)
A: There is not a drivers door on the vehicle. The engine is 5.9 cummins. Added NAPA Catalog information for the vehicle in the photos section. The transmission is an Allison 2500 PTS - 5 speed automatic. (12/11/19 2:45 PM)
Q: is the generator gas propane or diesel? (12/11/19 4:25 PM)
A: It is a diesel generator. (12/11/19 5:02 PM)
Q: Is there any rust? What is the % of tread left on the tires? Are there any mechanical issues or leaks at all? (12/12/19 6:59 AM)
A: The body of the vehicle is aluminum, so there should be no rust. The fuel gauge is not accurate. There is a small oil leak. There is about .5 inch tread on the tires. (12/12/19 10:15 AM)
Q: Hello I would like to view the bus, what times are available? Thank you (12/12/19 9:49 AM)
A: The bus could be viewed between 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday beginning tomorrow December 13. We will not be open on Christmas Eve or Christmas Day, so the bus could not be viewed those days. Please submit another question to schedule a specific time to view the vehicle. (12/12/19 10:17 AM)
Q: Are the book shelves being removed? If so, is it possible to include them in the sale? (12/13/19 12:49 AM)
A: The shelves are included. (12/13/19 10:24 AM)
Q: Do all the AC units work? Does the heater work? I realize the bus is pushing 20 years old, but is there anything in need of repair? I am in Utah, could the bus make a 500 mile trip in its current condition? (12/16/19 1:52 PM)
A: A/C and heater work. The vehicle is being sold as is - no warranty. It was used on the regular route in Weld County until late November when the replacement was received. There is a small oil leak. The vehicle has been regularly maintained. 500 miles would be approximately 2 weeks of routes that the bookmobile had been operating. (12/17/19 10:10 AM)
Q: Does it have Air Brakes? Will the wrap be removed before change of ownership? (12/16/19 1:53 PM)
A: The vehicle has a 4 wheel hydraulic disc brakes with 4 channel antilock brake system. We obtained an estimate to remove the wrap and the estimate was approximately $1,600. We had not planned on having the wrap removed prior to transfer. (12/17/19 10:06 AM)
Q: Does it have any handicap access? (12/17/19 6:15 PM)
A: No - it does not. (12/17/19 6:57 PM)
Q: Hello. What is the floor to ceiling height of the interior? (12/23/19 9:57 AM)
A: Interior headroom is 77". Total vehicle height approximately 128". (12/23/19 12:08 PM)
Q: Hello, I would like to come see this vehicle. Would the 27th of December work? If so what time? Or ASAP. Thank you -Chance (12/23/19 11:14 PM)
A: You could come see the vehicle on 12/27 between 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m., but preferably in the morning. Please let me know what time you plan to be here. (12/26/19 9:59 AM)
Q: What is the reserve price? What is the Brand, Model and Watts of the generator? Thank you (12/24/19 10:12 AM)
A: The generator is an Onan, Series HDCAA HDCAB or HDCAC. The Model Number: 10HDCAC42345A, Serial Number: D010228645, 12,500 watts. (12/26/19 11:43 AM)
Q: I had mentioned coming to see the bus on the 27th (tomorrow). In response to your email does 10am work? Thank you. (12/26/19 3:26 PM)
A: Yes. 10:00 a.m. Friday December 27th will work. You can call extension 8566 from the courtesy phone in the downstairs lobby. Thank you. See you tomorrow. (12/26/19 3:38 PM)
Seller InformationSeller Information
Seller Name High Plains Library District, CO
Asset Location 2650 W 29th St
Greeley, Colorado 80631-8504
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