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Bid History for 1949 American LaFrance Fire Truck
Auction Start Date: 01/20/22 5:55 PM ET
Auction End Date: 01/27/22 5:55 PM ET
Asset ID: 176   Number of Bids: 23

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1949 American LaFrance Fire Truck
Auction Closed
High Bidder: o*********t
Sold Amount: $3,875.00
Buyer's Premium (10.00%): $387.50
Total Price: $4,262.50
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Year Make/Brand Model VIN/Serial Miles
1949 American La France Pumper J-7-539 15,783 (Accurate?: Unknown)
Year Make/Brand Model
1949 American La France Pumper
VIN/Serial Miles  
J-7-539 15,783 (Accurate?: Unknown)  
Condition Category Inventory ID
Used/See Description Fire Trucks LaFrance Fire
Condition Category
Used/See Description Fire Trucks
Inventory ID
LaFrance Fire
This Truck was original an Open cab Truck and the cab was changed to a closed cab and later removed from service. Diesel motor with a manual transmission. Unknown if it will run, unknown miles. It hasn’t been in service since 2008 and when parked it did operate.

**Vehicle sold as is. Buyer to verify mechanical condition. **Has Title

Questions and AnswersQuestions and Answers
Q: Will all the material be removed from the bed prior to pickup by buyer? (1/21/22 11:10 PM)
A: No we won’t be removing anything (1/21/22 11:14 PM)
Q: Is there some assistance available to push it up on a lowboy trailer? (1/22/22 10:01 PM)
A: Yes (1/22/22 10:10 PM)
Q: Is there any cancer rust on the body, not worried about the bed. (1/22/22 10:03 PM)
A: No rust and we.can assist but not much we have a fork lift is all and no we do not know the weight of it (1/22/22 10:10 PM)
Q: what engine is in it, what brand of diesel ? (1/24/22 6:20 PM)
A: Cummings Desiel engine unknown size (1/24/22 6:22 PM)
Q: Wheel base ? Tks (1/25/22 3:47 PM)
A: Not sure (1/26/22 9:12 AM)
Seller InformationSeller Information
Seller Name Lenoir City Police Department, TN
Asset Contact (Phone: 865-986-9418)
Asset Location 461 Nelson St
Lenoir City, Tennessee 37771-8653
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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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Special InstructionsSpecial Instructions
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DESCRIPTION WARRANTY: Seller warrants to the Buyer that the property offered for sale will conform to its description. Any claim for an incorrect description 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 Seller shall not exceed the actual purchase price of the property. ***Please note that upon removal of the property, all sales are final!


SEIZED VEHICLE NOTICE - Seized vehicles, unless specifically listed, come with the seizure court documents from the State of Tennessee. If it has a Title, it will be listed in the description. Check with your state to see if they will accept these documents. If they do not, the winning bidder will be responsible for contacting the State of Tennessee to obtain the proper documents (i.e. Certified Copies). The Lenoir City Police Department will not be responsible for gathering documents beyond what the State of Tennessee has given us. Thank you

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