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Old 01-03-2019, 03:02 PM   #1
Join Date: Dec 2018
Location: Auburn, Indiana
Posts: 38
Year: 2006
Chassis: Freightliner FS-65
Engine: MBE 906
Rated Cap: 72
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Hello all,

I work for a school district and I am the lead bus technician. I am in charge of purchasing new school buses. I am buying one of the buses I am going to trade this year. The bus is an 72 Passenger 2006 Freightliner Thomas FS65, it is powered with a MBE900 240hp, 520 ft lb of torque. It is equipped with an Allison 2500 Currently it has 111,000 miles on it. There is a delay in my new buses getting here, so it will be late March before I can take procession of it. It will be named Marylyn after the its original driver.
My wife and I plan to retire in about 10 years and travel. If all goes as planned, it will be in this Skoolie.
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Old 01-03-2019, 04:34 PM   #2
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Join Date: Jun 2018
Location: Unity, NH
Posts: 447
Year: 2003
Coachwork: Bluebird
Chassis: International 3800
Engine: DT466E (195hp, 520tq)
Rated Cap: 29,000
Looks like a super-clean bus! It's also great you know the history of it so there will (hopefully) be no surprises down the road.
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