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Bid History for New 3-53 Diesel Engine with Shipping Crate
Auction Start Date: 01/14/20 8:29 PM ET
Auction End Date: 01/24/20 8:41 PM ET
Asset ID: 1205   Number of Bids: 42

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New 3-53 Diesel Engine with Shipping Crate
Auction Closed
High Bidder: f*********0
Sold Amount: $3,520.00
Buyer's Premium (10.00%): $352.00
Total Price: $3,872.00
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Make/Brand Model VIN/Serial
Detroit Diesel 5033-6299 3D-184494
Make/Brand Model
Detroit Diesel 5033-6299
Quantity Condition Category
Lot 1 New/Unused Equipment, Heavy / Construction
Quantity Condition Category
Lot 1 New/Unused Equipment, Heavy / Construction

New 3-53 Diesel Engine with Shipping Crate


You are bidding on a new 3-53 Detroit Diesel engine, Model 5033-6299.


This item is new and in-crate. Shipping crate is included with auction


There is some minor damage to the fan (please see photos).

There may be other issues not immediately apparent.

Prospective bidders are strongly encouraged to inspect item prior to bidding.

Shipping and removal costs are not included with this auction.

Please investigate shipping and removal arrangements prior to bidding.

A forklift and operator will be available to assist with load-out.


Please see Additional Info: “Removal_of_Large_Items.pdf” for important Terms & Conditions associated with this auction.

NO TESTING HAS BEEN DONE to verify the authenticity, composition, or condition of these items.
NO WARRANTY IS MADE of the authenticity, composition, or condition of these items.
ALL ITEMS may have defects, missing parts, or damage not readily apparent.

The photos posted are of the actual items being auctioned.

Bidders are strongly encouraged to view the items in person to ascertain the authenticity and condition of these items.
Viewings are available by appointment only.
If you have any questions, please email
Pick up of items at our facility by Buyer, Buyer’s Agent or common carrier constitutes "Removal by Purchaser" and ends Seller's liability.

Additional Info: Removal_of_Large_Items.pdf
Questions and AnswersQuestions and Answers
Q: Hello, do you know if this is an aluminum or iron block model? There are military surplus 353's that were for the gamma goats that were aluminum block and head; light but not long lived. If unsure a magnet will tell; iron magnetic aluminum not. Thank you! (1/16/20 6:18 PM)
A: Correction to previous answer. After further inspection the engine block is aluminum, and the cylinder head is cast iron. (1/17/20 11:07 AM)
Q: how wide is the shipping crate? how tall is it with the top on it. how tall is the feet from the floor to the bottom of the crate.thank you. (1/21/20 6:10 PM)
A: Crate is 40” wide x 40” long x 49” tall. 4” from floor to base of crate. (1/22/20 2:29 PM)
Seller InformationSeller Information
Seller Name Port of Portland, OR  [view seller's other assets]
Asset Location 6208 N Ensign St
Portland, Oregon 97217-3931
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The bidder is encouraged to inspect and determine the condition of property prior to bidding. Inspections are by appointment only.

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Payment methods for this item are Wire Transfer, PayPal, or credit cards (Visa, Mastercard, American Express*, Discover) only. * American Express is not available for buyers on probation. PayPal and credit card purchases are limited to below $5,000.00 and Bidders residing in the United States, Canada and Mexico Only. If the winning bid plus applicable taxes, if any indicated, plus the buyer's premium equals to $5,000.00 or more, Wire Transfer must be used. Buyers on level one probation have a PayPal and Credit Card limit of $1,000. If Wire Transfer is chosen, a Wire Transfer Transaction Summary page will provide payment and account information. The Wire Transfer must be completed within 5 days unless otherwise specified below.

Payment in full is due not later than 5 business days from the time and date of the Buyers Certificate. Payment must be made electronically through the GovDeals Website. NO CASH, CHECKS, OR MONEY ORDERS WILL BE ACCEPTED.

How to make payment: Buyer must log into individual account and select "My Bids". Follow the instructions to complete payment.

TAX EXEMPTION: Tax exempt documents must be provided to this seller within 24 hours of the auctions close. Contact us immediately for further information.


All items must be removed within 10 business days from the time and date of issuance of the Buyer’s Certificate. Purchases will be released only upon receipt of payment as specified. Successful bidders are responsible for loading and removal and any and all property awarded to them from the place where the property is located as indicated on the website and in the Buyer’s Certificate

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

Guaranty Waiver: All property is offered for sale “AS IS, WHERE IS.” (Seller) 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. The Buyer is not entitled to any payment for loss of profit or any other money damages – special, direct, indirect, or consequential.

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 a refund will be issued. The liability of the seller shall not exceed the actual purchase price of the property. Please note that upon removal of the property, all sales are final.

Winning buyer will have to verify physical address.

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