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|Location:||Pennsylvania, United States|
|Started:||9/28/2012 3:39:20 PM|
|Ended:||10/15/2012 7:00:00 PM Eastern|
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|Custom ID:||Brush 38|
The Thorndale Volunteer Fire Company is selling a 1975 Jeep CJ-5 previously utilized as a brush fire unit. This vehicle is owned by the original owner and it was delivered on June 7, 1975. The configuration into a brush fire unit was completed by the Brush Buggie Corporation prior to delivery. Configurations included the integrated roll cage, water tank, extended front bumper with fire pump, and emergency warning lights and sirens. The vehicle was refurbished in May of 1993 by Fire Company members.
1975 Jeep CJ-5
258 Cubic-inch 4.2 Liter Straight 6
3-Speed Manual Transmission
Manufacturer Date of Jeep: February 1975
BF Goodrich Mud-Terrain T/A Tires
Driver's Side Front: 18/32”
Passenger's Side Front: 18/32”
Driver's Side Rear: 18/32”
Passenger's Side Rear: 18/32”
GVW: 5,500 lbs
250 GPM Gorman-Rupp Exhaust Powered Centrifugal Pump powered by a 9 horsepower Briggs & Stratton 4 cycle motor (Rebuilt during May 1993 Refurbishment)
110 Gallon UPF Poly Tank (Added during May 1993 Refurbishment)
Hannay Electric Hose Reel with 100 feet of Garden Hose
Mileage: 13,625 (As of 9/23/2012)
Inspection Expiration: April 2012
Front Axle Rebuilt: May 1993
Ball Joints and U-Joints Replaced: May 1993
Shocks Replaced: May 1993
Steering Dampener Replaced: May 1993
Re-sprung Leaf Springs: May 1993
Radiator Replaced: November 20, 2008
Fuel Pump and Filter Replaced: March 14, 2009
- Federal AeroDynic Lightbar
- Federal 100 Watt Dynamaxx Siren Speaker
- (2) Brush Rakes
- (1) Spade Head Shovel
- (1) Pulaski Tool
The water tank has a 1-1/2" inlet for filling the tank. Pump provides water to hose reel as well as 6 foot garden hose stored under the passenger's seat. Vehicle is capable of "pump and roll".
Damage includes a tear on the driver's seat upright portion, a small tear in the passenger's side seat upright portion, a dent on the passenger's side front fender, and dent on passenger's side jamb.
This vehicle has been garage kept since it was new is in good condition.
This vehicle will be sold in “as is” condition. The vehicle is located at 3611 East Lincoln Highway Thorndale, PA 19372. All prospective bidders may contact Assistant Chief Dan Donnachie for further information on the vehicle or to schedule a visit at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Thorndale Volunteer Fire Company reserves the right to reject any and all bids.