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Winning Bid
US $76,000
# of Bids
36,067 Hours
Enclosed Cab, A/C, Heater, Joystick Steering, Autoshift, Ride Control, Cat Engine, Auto-Lube System, 35/65R33 Tires, 150" Wide General Purpose Bucket w/Teeth. *** See link below for Seller Supplied Maintenance Records ***

Inspected by IronPlanet.

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IronPlanet Inspection Report

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General Appearance
Description Rating Details  
Sheet Metal (Fiberglass) Condition
Hand Rails

Control Station
Description Rating Details  
Seat Belts Operational
Horn Operational
Control Lock Lever
Hydraulic Controls
Steering Control
Drivetrain Controls
Oil Pressure The fault indicator shuts off after the engine oil pressure rises.
Exterior Lights Yes
Warning Lights Operational
Travel Alarm Inoperable
Gauges Some gauges could not be properly checked during a short operating period.
Hour Meter/Odometer 36,067 Hours; Operational - IronPlanet makes no guarantees as to actual hours/miles; we can only report what can be visually observed.
Air Conditioner Operational
Heater Operational
Limited Function Check The main components operated except as noted.; Some components could not be operationally checked.

Description Rating Details  
Fuel Type Diesel
Emission Certification Label None found
Blow by @ idle (subjective observation) Visible
Starter Operational
Turbo or Blower
Fuel System Operational
Exhaust System
Oil Leaks
Fuel Leaks
Cooling System Leaks
Limited Function Check (Engine) The engine started and ran.

Description Rating Details  
Transmission Operational
Front Drive Axle
Rear Drive Axle Dripping Leak; Pivot bushing damage rear differential
Final Drives
Limited Function Check Some components could not be operationally checked.

See photos for condition
Description Rating Details  
Pumps (Hydraulics)
Hydraulic Tank
Hoses (Hydraulics)
Loader Lift Cylinders
Bucket Tilt Cylinders
Steering Cylinders
Limited Function Check The hydraulic system was operational.

IronPlanet pin connection pivot point wear inspections are limited to sound, sight and feel observations. Dial indicator testing is not performed.
Description Rating Details  
Articulating Center Pins Movement
Master Cylinder
Brake Lines/Hoses
Park Brake Stopped from a slow roll
Limited Function Check The brake system functioned, stopping and holding the machine.
Frame Condition
Tire Brands Bridgestone
Tire Condition Radial
Wheel Condition
Wheel Studs, Nuts, Lugs
Lift Arm Condition
Chassis to Arm Pins
Tilt Linkage
Tilt Linkage Pins and Bushings
Bucket to Arm Pins Heavy wear
Limited Function Check The main components were operational except as noted.; Front and is extremely loose

Description Rating Details  
Loader Bucket Condition
Loader Bucket Cutting Edge/Shanks/Teeth

Oil Sample Analysis
  engine hydraulic
date of analysis Jul 16, 2014 Jul 16, 2014
Lead 0 PPM 0 PPM
Chromium 0 PPM 0 PPM
Copper 1.5 PPM 5.7 PPM
Silver 0 PPM 0 PPM
Nickel 0.07 PPM 0 PPM
Tin 0.61 PPM 0 PPM
Aluminum 1.48 PPM 2.16 PPM
Silicon 9.79 PPM 12.84 PPM
Iron 10.92 PPM 9.91 PPM
Glycol NEG N/A
Water NEG N/A
Fuel <5% N/A

This item is offered with IronClad Assurance® protection. With IronClad Assurance®, if a buyer discovers that the item is not substantially in the condition as represented in this inspection report, the buyer may submit a written dispute claim to IronPlanet. Following submission of a written dispute claim, IronPlanet will investigate the claim, re-inspecting the equipment item as necessary, and determine a fair and mutually beneficial resolution. Please note that IronPlanet inspections are performed solely for the purpose of reporting the visible condition of the equipment's major systems and attachments on the day of the inspection and do not include load testing or digging/lifting. These inspections are not designed nor intended to detect latent defects, or conditions that could only be found in connection with the physical dismantling of the equipment or the use of diagnostic tools or techniques. This inspection report includes ratings, comments, and photos of the various components of the item. Knowledgeable buyers are expected to carefully review all of the available information in the inspection report, including all photographs, in order to make the best bidding and buying decision possible.
Warranty by Premium 2000

Place holder (To be provided by P2000)

TO DO: Window size adjustments based on actual data

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Transmission Coverage.  blah blah.

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