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Bid History for 2004 Caterpillar 257B Multi-Terrain Loader Skid Steer
Auction Start Date: 09/21/21 10:08 AM ET
Auction End Date: 10/08/21 10:08 AM ET
Asset ID: 85   Number of Bids: 22

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2004 Caterpillar 257B Multi-Terrain Loader Skid Steer
Auction Closed
High Bidder: g********n
Sold Amount: $17,900.00
Buyer's Premium (12.50%): $2,237.50
Total Price: $20,137.50
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Terms and Conditions
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Make/Brand Model VIN/Serial Hours
Caterpillar 257B CAT0257BJSLK01219 3,462
Make/Brand Model
Caterpillar 257B
VIN/Serial Hours  
CAT0257BJSLK01219 3,462  
Condition Category Inventory ID
Used/See Description Equipment, Heavy / Construction 233-04
Condition Category
Used/See Description Equipment, Heavy / Construction
Inventory ID
Caterpillar 257B Multi-Terrain Loader Skid Steer All maintenance records included in listing as attachment and performed at regular manufacturers recommended intervals by City mechanic. Auction includes bucket and forks, Unit is fully operational Winning bidder will need to provide trailer to transport.

Additional Info: equip#233-04.pdf
Questions and AnswersQuestions and Answers
Q: Might this unit have high flow hydraulics? thanks (9/21/21 10:55 AM)
A: refer to the link below to answer that question (9/21/21 11:02 AM)
Q: Please show a picture of the undercarriage rollers (9/21/21 11:12 AM)
A: I will have to ask that department to get the unit off the trailer and take those pictures ****pictures added***** (9/21/21 11:23 AM)
Q: PDF maintenance records will not open for me. (9/23/21 10:02 AM)
A: Not sure why it is not opening. Maybe try opening on a different computer or device? It is working from all the different computers I have tried. (9/23/21 10:10 AM)
Q: Is trailer included? (10/1/21 9:10 PM)
A: No. As stated in the information buyer will need to bring trailer to transport. (10/2/21 6:44 AM)
Q: How many hours is on this machine? (10/3/21 5:33 PM)
A: As stated on the listing 3462 (10/3/21 7:47 PM)
Q: Are glass for the sides and front door included? (10/7/21 11:04 AM)
A: No there is no front door or side glass included (10/7/21 11:14 AM)
Q: Is there a reserve on this item? (10/7/21 2:27 PM)
A: no (10/7/21 3:15 PM)
Q: Are there any non-functional features, such as lights, gauges, etc.? Thanks! (10/7/21 8:23 PM)
A: not to my knowledge (10/8/21 8:13 AM)
Seller InformationSeller Information
Seller Name Sturgis, MI
Asset Location 805 N Centerville Rd
Sturgis, MI 49091
Sturgis, Michigan 49091-9364
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Most items offered for sale are used and may contain defects not immediately detectable. Bidders may inspect the property prior to bidding. Inspection is by appointment only. Please see the contact above to schedule an inspection.

Wire Transfer
Wire Transfer is the only payment option for this item. The 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 MUST BE MADE ONLINE-- To make online payment, Log into your Liquidity Services account and select "My Bids". Please follow the instructions there.

Payment in full is due not later than five (5) business days from the time and date of the close of the auction. Payment must be made electronically via the payment methods are listed above.


TAX CALCULATION: Sale Tax, where applicable, will be calculated and added at the end of the auction.

TAX EXEMPTION: Where taxes are applicable (see the Buyer's Certificate), Tax Exempt documents must be provided to Liquidity Services Bidder Services at within 24 hours of the auctions close and before payment is made. Bidders are encouraged to submit their Tax Exempt Documentation prior to the Auction's close to expedite this process. Please contact Liquidity Services Bidder Services for all tax exemption questions.

Property may be removed by appointment only and appointments must be made at least 24 hours in advance. All items must be removed within ten (10) business days from the time and date of issuance of the Buyer's Certificate.

The Buyer will make all arrangements and perform all work necessary, including packing, loading and transportation of the property. 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.

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Special InstructionsSpecial Instructions
NOTICE: If you are the winning bidder and default by failing to adhere to this sellers terms and conditions your account with Liquidity Services WILL BE LOCKED.

Guaranty Waiver. All property is offered for sale 'AS IS, WHERE IS.' Sturgis, MI 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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