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Bid History for Bobcat 873 Skid Steer Loader with 2 attachments
Auction Start Date: 11/15/19 8:00 AM ET
Auction End Date: 11/26/19 11:22 AM ET
Asset ID: 836   Number of Bids: 81

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Bobcat 873 Skid Steer Loader with 2 attachments
Auction Closed
High Bidder: c***********4
Sold Amount: $14,050.00
Buyer's Premium (5.00%): $702.50
Total Price: $14,752.50
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Year Make/Brand Model VIN/Serial Hours
1998 Bobcat 873 Loader 514122378 992
Year Make/Brand Model
1998 Bobcat 873 Loader
VIN/Serial Hours  
514122378 992  
Condition Category Inventory ID
Used/See Description Equipment, Heavy / Construction 999752
Condition Category
Used/See Description Equipment, Heavy / Construction
Inventory ID
This piece of equipment starts, fully functional, and is in good operating condition. There are hydraulic leaks on the cylinder for the grapple bucket but no leaks on the 4-in-1 bucket. Maintained every 180 days. Removed from service on 22 Aug 2019.

Body is in good condition with some surface rust but no holes or dents. Has no glass. Seat is in good condition with no holes. Seals are dry and cracked from lack of use. Hoses on both attachments are in good condition. Front tires have good tread but rear tires have low tread.

See pictures for additional information.

Please contact Ed Richards, (910) 938-5229 or e-mail: with questions or to schedule an inspection.

Questions and AnswersQuestions and Answers
Q: Hi Ed- what was this unit primarily used for? Thanks (11/20/19 12:37 PM)
A: Good Afternoon This machine was in out Streets Department and it moved around dirt and pallet of sod. It was not used that often as you can tell by the hours. Whick is why we are selling it. Ed (11/20/19 1:54 PM)
Q: Does unit have heat or air condition? Thanks (11/25/19 7:32 AM)
A: Good Morning No, this machine does not have heat or A/C Ed (11/25/19 7:48 AM)
Q: what kind of engine does this machine have (11/26/19 9:00 AM)
A: Good Morning As far as I can see, it is a BOCAT engine. I can not read the plate on the valve cover because of the exhaust. All the labels say to use Bobcat filter. Ed (11/26/19 9:20 AM)
Q: Hi Ed- Did the oil stains on the pavement in the pictures come from the bobcat? Thanks in advance. (11/26/19 9:54 AM)
A: Good Morning No, they did not. There is some oil in the engine compartment. It did not leak out of the machine. Ed (11/26/19 10:40 AM)
Seller InformationSeller Information
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Seller Name Jacksonville, NC
Asset Contact (Phone: 910-938-6517)
Asset Location 350 S Marine Blvd
Jacksonville, North Carolina 28540
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Inspection is by appointment only. Most items offered for sale are used and may contain defects not immediately detectable. Bidders may inspect the property prior to bidding. Please contact Ed Richards, (910) 938-5229 or e-mail: to schedule an inspection.

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Removal is by Appointment Only and all items must be removed within ten (10) business days from the time and date of issuance of the Buyer’s Certificate. Appointments must be made at least 24 hours in advance.

Purchases will be released only upon receipt of payment as specified. Successful bidders are responsible for all loading and removal of any and all property awarded to them. No Assistance will be provided. A daily storage fee of $10.00 may be charged for any item not removed within the 10 business days allowed and stated on the Buyer’s Certificate. Vehicle Titles will be issued at the time of removal.

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