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Bid History for (1) Used 1972 American LaFrance Aerial Firetruck
Auction Start Date: 09/22/21 3:50 PM ET
Auction End Date: 09/29/21 3:50 PM ET
Asset ID: 957   Number of Bids: 63

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(1) Used 1972 American LaFrance Aerial Firetruck
Auction Closed
High Bidder: t******z
Sold Amount: $3,282.00
Buyer's Premium (12.50%): $410.25
Total Price: $3,692.25
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Year Make/Brand Model VIN/Serial Miles
1972 American LaFrance FT P123162 14,955
Year Make/Brand Model
1972 American LaFrance FT
VIN/Serial Miles  
P123162 14,955  
Condition Category Inventory ID
Used/See Description Fire Trucks FD - 1972 AmerLafranceLadder
Condition Category
Used/See Description Fire Trucks
Inventory ID
FD - 1972 AmerLafranceLadder
(1) Used 1972 100' American LaFrance Aerial Firetruck.

Sold AS-IS, condition unknown. Diesel engine starts and runs with a boost, is operable but in need of unknown repair. Automatic transmission is operable, condition unknown. Hydraulics for aerial are inoperable. Decals will be defaced before final sale.

Questions and AnswersQuestions and Answers
Q: What engine in the truck (8/10/21 4:22 PM)
A: The Motor is a Detroit Diesel 6-71. (8/11/21 2:32 PM)
Q: What type of Diesel? Will it crank, idle and build air to release brakes? Are the tires decent? Do the ladders stay with it? Any other equipment on board such as a generator? When was the last time it was driven on the highway? (8/11/21 12:44 AM)
A: The Motor is a Detroit Diesel 6-71. It should crank idle and build air to release the brakes… Tires are in good shape. Rear tires are like new and fronts are probably 50% tread Ladders remain Some loose equipment may be removed. Last time driven on highway unknown. (8/11/21 2:37 PM)
Q: is the truck roadworthy....thnxz (8/11/21 2:00 PM)
A: This truck can be driven. However, it has only been started and driven once in the last year. I would recommend plans to have it transported to be on the safe side. (8/11/21 3:02 PM)
Q: The Back seating area could a picture be had ? ,Some were enclosed others not I need know .Also Distance from Rear of back of cab to center of Rear axle if you can please . (9/24/21 9:15 PM)
A: Pics added, unable to provide measurements. (9/28/21 4:13 PM)
Q: What is your plan to "deface" the decals? (9/27/21 9:00 AM)
A: Decals will either be removed or spraypainted over. (9/28/21 4:11 PM)
Q: Can you provide the dimensions of the truck? Length, width and height? Thank you! (9/27/21 10:17 AM)
A: Measurements are not known. (9/28/21 4:14 PM)
Seller InformationSeller Information
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Seller Name Cookeville, TN
Asset Contact (Phone: 931-520-5252)
Asset Location 1110 England Dr
Cookeville, Tennessee 38501-0924
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(1) Used 1972 American LaFrance Aerial Firetruck (1) Used 1972 American LaFrance Aerial Firetruck (1) Used 1972 American LaFrance Aerial Firetruck
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