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Worth $1000.00 ???

Discussion in 'Heavy Equipment & Pavement' started by KrayzKajun, Apr 16, 2014.

  1. swanny

    swanny LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 656

    That's a cool deal on a neat truck. Up here you could tag it historic, no inspections, cheap insurance. DOT would LOVE seeing it used commercially.
  2. pazzaneselawncare

    pazzaneselawncare LawnSite Member
    Posts: 28

    I would! That is a pretty good deal for 1 grand.:)
  3. alldayrj

    alldayrj LawnSite Gold Member
    Posts: 3,770

    Ive owned two of those only with the 466. With the 444 and it doesnt dump, that old, NO WAY. Yes its worth that in scrap but thats about it
  4. Junior M

    Junior M LawnSite Fanatic
    Posts: 13,549

    For $1,000 I'd give it a shot..
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  5. clydebusa

    clydebusa LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,660

    See what insurance would cost and go for it, hard to loose on that deal.
  6. mrusk

    mrusk LawnSite Gold Member
    Posts: 3,260

    You will end up dumping over 10k into it. Old trucks are a money pit!
  7. alldayrj

    alldayrj LawnSite Gold Member
    Posts: 3,770

    I know a guy who did that.... Me
  8. AWJ Services

    AWJ Services LawnSite Platinum Member
    from Ga
    Posts: 4,276

    I agree.

    So if you are not a top notch mechanic who has time too repair the truck themselves I would seriously think twice. Scrap value here is about 110.00 dollars per 1000 pounds and I bet that truck will weigh less than 9k pounds so it may break even in that regard.
  9. twomancrew

    twomancrew LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 940

    Come with a warranty? :rolleyes:
  10. mwalz

    mwalz LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,179

    Something to be said about that!

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