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Old 06-17-2014, 09:29 PM   #1
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29 buses for sale-$2500 each

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Old 06-23-2014, 07:03 PM   #2
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Re: 29 buses for sale-$2500 each

i'm about to buy my bus, and actually saw this ad on craigslist before i saw this here. i finally made contact with the sellers. she's desperate to get rid of them. i just found out that 'all of the batteries have been stolen.' i kinda think that's a scam, but the buses are in a crappy part of Baltimore, so it's plausible. in order to run and test the bus, i need to come up with a 'diesel' battery. anyone have an idea what actual battery (or batteries!) i'd need to get to start a full size international or thomas bus with a/c? i looked at buses last year, but really don't remember.

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Old 06-23-2014, 07:22 PM   #3
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Re: 29 buses for sale-$2500 each

I belive it would be 8D. ... 3590261.ip
I know that a 1997 Bluebird International with a t444e requires 2 8Ds.
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Old 06-23-2014, 07:39 PM   #4
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Re: 29 buses for sale-$2500 each

We just carried an ordinary, well-charged automotive battery to crank up our bus when we bought it.
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Old 06-24-2014, 01:11 AM   #5
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Re: 29 buses for sale-$2500 each

It might have 2x 8d batteries but it doesn't "need" them. It's the same engine as a Power Stroke in a Ford. That usually has 2x group 65 batteries. Buy them at costco and use them to start the bus. Keep them if you buy. If not, return them.
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