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Bid History for 2017 Ford Econoline
Auction Start Date: 01/20/23 12:00 PM ET
Auction End Date: 01/31/23 9:30 AM ET
Asset ID: 63   Number of Bids: 123

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2017 Ford Econoline
Auction Closed
High Bidder: a*********i
Sold Amount: $30,500.00
Buyer's Premium (12.50%): $3,812.50
Total Price: $34,312.50
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Year Make/Brand Model VIN/Serial Miles
2017 Ford Econoline 1FDFE4FS8HDC03438 148,595
Year Make/Brand Model
2017 Ford Econoline
VIN/Serial Miles  
1FDFE4FS8HDC03438 148,595  
Condition Category
Used/See Description Buses, Transit and School
Condition Category
Used/See Description Buses, Transit and School
2017 Ford Econoline E-450, 22 Passenger StarTrans Bus Body. Automatic transmission with Gas 6.8L V10 Engine.

Interior options: Front and Rear A/C – have their own compressor that operate independently of each other - both totaling 105,000 BTU. Bus Flooring - 5/8" pressure-treated MarineTech plywood flooring. Power Steering with tilt wheel. Seating Capacity –22 adult passengers high back seats (non-recline) and no arm rests. Floor Covering - floor covering is non-skid walking surface that remains effective in all weather conditions and complies with all ADA requirements. Flooring has a ribbed center and smooth under seats. Stair Well Rails and Entrance Grab Rails parallel to steps on both sides. Standee Grab Rails – Ceiling, Both Sides. USB outlets are in every row of passenger seats. Driver’s Seat - The operator's seat is a Freedman G2ELP/P1A, level three (3) cloth material, high back ergonomic, with adjustable lumbar. Also includes: Air adjustment, Back angle adjustment, & Lumbar support. Audio - Deluxe AM/FM digital seek and scan stereo radio with CD player and four speakers. HDTV Package – 26” non-flip high-definition flat screen mounted at front of bus that is visible by all passengers. Entrance Lighting - Length of the inside of bus interior and lights come on when doors open. Back-up Camera & Alarm system.

Exterior options: Front Bumper – OEM steel bumper, Rear Bumper - Wrap-around steel bumper. Fast Idle Solenoid, Alternator - 225amp with voltmeter. Batteries - Two heavy-duty batteries located on a slide tray. Bike Rack - Sportworks, DL2 Bike Rack, black in color and mounted on the front of the bus. Galvanized steel wheel wells. Running Board – Diamond plate non-skid mounted on driver’s side only. Mud Flaps - Front and rear. Insulation - Full body. Exterior Mirrors - Heated flat mirrors and round convex mirrors that can be adjusted remotely by the driver. Entrance Door – Electric 36” double door opening with stepwell light and hooded exterior light. Emergency Exits are Window exits, Tinted Windows & Insulated windows that reduce road noise, Transit style windows with T-Sliders throughout bus. Programmable LED route signs mounted visible from the front and passenger door side. System is the TwinVision ICU402.

Wheelchair Lift: Two wheelchair position securements, Lift Package is a Braun rear right side mounted lift (Includes: Doors, Lift, Park Interlock, and Door Activation.) Flip seats are used in order to maximize seating when not accommodating wheelchairs. Lift and Entrance Lighting as well.

Note: Lift is currently inoperative, was working when decommissioned but would not engage or unfold at time of asset posting.

Bus was custom ordered and was placed in service in January 2017. 1-Owner, fleet maintained. Asset has aged out and was replaced January 2023. This bus was in service regularly until December 2022. Had a 3M wrap around the bus that has been removed prior to disposal. 2-way radio and power invertor have both been removed. Additional USB outlets have been added above the radio. Runs excellent, transmission shifts smoothly, HVAC systems operate correctly. 10-Ply tires are in good shape. Bus has been cleaned and detailed on a regular basis and paint is still glossy. All original manuals and instructional DVD's for the bus, chassis, wheelchair lift and electronics are included with the purchase as well as remotes for the radio & HDTV, most are still new in plastic. See pictures for details.

Questions and AnswersQuestions and Answers
Q: Can you confirm what kind of damage is all around the bottom of the door? (1/21/23 8:00 PM)
A: Door is functional, damage is cosmetic only. (1/23/23 10:07 AM)
Q: What is the length of the bus from front to rear bumper? (1/22/23 9:35 PM)
A: 30 Feet. (1/23/23 10:08 AM)
Q: Does it run? (1/23/23 8:32 PM)
A: Yes, it runs very good. There is a short video of it being driven on the posting. (1/24/23 7:18 AM)
Q: Does this bus require a CDL? (1/26/23 10:21 AM)
A: Yes, this bus does require a CDL. (1/26/23 12:17 PM)
Seller InformationSeller Information
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Seller Name Wake Forest University, NC
Asset Location 1834 Wake Forest Rd
Winston Salem, North Carolina 27109-6000
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Guaranty Waiver. All property is offered for sale 'AS IS, WHERE IS.' Wake Forest University, NC 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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