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Old 04-21-2017, 09:39 AM   #91
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Western bus sales in Boring, oregon used to have good deals.you have to call them and ask about there used buses as they don't list all of them on the website.
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Old 04-24-2017, 03:09 PM   #92
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Ok Rhonda Ruth, here's my new possible bus choice. It's a couple states further away than TN, but states on that side of the country are tiny. It's a diesel. The price seems to be staying fairly low so I'm suspecting there's a good reason why.

https://www.govdeals.com/index.cfm?f...14&acctid=1877

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Old 04-26-2017, 09:47 AM   #93
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Ok Rhonda Ruth, here's my new possible bus choice. It's a couple states further away than TN, but states on that side of the country are tiny. It's a diesel. The price seems to be staying fairly low so I'm suspecting there's a good reason why.

https://www.govdeals.com/index.cfm?f...14&acctid=1877

What's wrong with this bus?
Hey Robin,

I have been looking at the transits as well. The bus you shared is longer than I have been looking at, but that mostly because I am nervous about driving something really long.

Hey everyone, here is a shorty I found in Las Vegas. Low miles, 7.3 diesel, appears to be minimal rust if any. Thoughts?

https://lasvegas.craigslist.org/cto/6098033670.html
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Old 04-26-2017, 10:41 AM   #94
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I was guessing that about the time you get situated in the small bus you'd start wishing you had a little more space. Besides, the 5500 is a heavier truck frame. Almost like a real bus.
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That e350 in Vegas looks like a bad deal to me. The price is about double what I would consider, and it needs a thousand dollars of air conditioner work. I paid similar money for my bus, and I got a full frame short bus with the turbo and dual working air etc.

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That e350 in Vegas looks like a bad deal to me. The price is about double what I would consider, and it needs a thousand dollars of air conditioner work. I paid similar money for my bus, and I got a full frame short bus with the turbo and dual working air etc.

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not to mention yours is STEEL, not fiberglass.
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Old 05-01-2017, 07:17 AM   #97
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I knew they were nice buses. But did you see how much the one in particular went for?
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I knew they were nice buses. But did you see how much the one in particular went for?
https://www.govdeals.com/index.cfm?f...22&acctID=9660
Wow! I should start selling buses.

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It's one thing to pay that much to a dealer. It's another thing all together to pay that much at a bus auction.

In my experience with auctions, a lot that sells for that much at auction is often defaulted on by the buyer who eventually realized they paid way to much. Most often the buyer claims that his/her children were using the computer to bid on the lot. The lot is usually relisted in the next sale.
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Yeah I know. That price is a JOKE. NICE bus, but not at all worth that.
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