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Iveco trucks
« on: October 08, 2009, 07:24:33 PM »
Does anyone use one of these?  It's a 1990 iveco with a turbo diesel.  It's got a flatbed with a beavertail and a winch.  I think I can get it for about $2000
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« Reply #1 on: October 08, 2009, 08:50:09 PM »
There is a meat sales place in Muskego, that sold all thier used Trucks with little reefer units on them, all had over 600,000 mi. on them. they all sold between 6 and 7    Thousand ?      We now have a very large landscape co. next to them, and when they saw what kind of usage and resale they were getting the landscapers bought 4 of them.  seems like a good price.   Just my 2 $                         Lazerdan

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« Reply #2 on: October 08, 2009, 09:15:44 PM »
I have local construction guy that runs one, and there is another in the Burgh that runs "high tech scrap". They do last, as for parts, I couldn't tell you. Sounds like a good deal to me as well. I like cab forward designs as well (space efficient) and shorter wheel base. My Dad (old truck driver) used to say "your the first to the accident". I had looked at the Mitsu/ Fuso 4x4 until I got my F-550. Heck, the winch is worth a few hundred of that anyhow. 

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« Reply #3 on: October 09, 2009, 02:15:57 AM »
We have used isuzu,iveco,and fuso trucks for city deliveries.  They are all fairly reliable but finding a good mechanic is another story.   The only problem I have is all my junk in the cab gets messed up when I have to tilt up the cab to add oil or access the engine.   I drive an isuzu now but like the fuso the best.  We rent fusos when the other truck is in the shop.

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« Reply #4 on: October 09, 2009, 04:23:35 PM »
Decent trucks, but overcabs are hard on your back if using on rough/long hauls.
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