www.3500HD.com
0
  • December 15, 2017, 03:26:13 AM
  • Welcome, Guest
Please login or register.

Login with username, password and session length
Advanced search  

News:


Welcome to the 3500HD.com forum created October 2009

THIS IS THE PLACE TO LIST AND SELL YOUR TRUCKS AND PARTS FREE!
Home of all dually trucks with the GMC/Chevy 3500HD series truck a point of interest
By joining our free community you will have access to post topics, communicate privately with other members (PM), respond to polls, upload content and access many other special features. Registration is fast, simple and absolutely free so please register for an account above!
You can appreciate the “beef” of the GMC/Chevy 3500HD trucks, a stripped rolling 3500HD chassis weighs more than a running C1500!
When posting on this site you won't have to explain what the 3500HD Beast is! ie 19.5 wheels, straight axle, 10 bolt wheels, 15000lbs GVW etc
 We are based in the U.S. If you are not from the U.S. or Canada (all IP addresses checked) you will be rejected. If you are a legit overseas applicant, contact me via email: borderdrop@yahoo.com
WILL BE UNDER CONSTRUCTION  & TRYING OUT A FEW DIFFERENT LOOKS - December 2017!!!!!!!

Author Topic: New member needs help  (Read 682 times)

oorah54

  • Single Axle Driver
  • *
  • Posts: 1
New member needs help
« on: April 23, 2017, 06:19:19 PM »

I have been looking for a truck to pull a camper for work, so I contacted my dad the other day, and he told me about an older gentleman that has a 1994 3500HD with the 6.5TD and an auto transmission with 34,000 original miles on it that the man has installed a Western hauler bed on, and it already has the 5th wheel and gooseneck provisions installed. The man used it to pull a camper, but is 86 years old now and has sold his camper. My dad informed me that it is in incredible shape and that he wants $5,500 for it. Sight unseen, is this a good price for a truck like this? I don't know what they typically go for, so I figured I would ask the people of this forum.
Logged

Raymo

  • Global Moderator
  • 3500HD Driver
  • *****
  • Posts: 381
Re: New member needs help
« Reply #1 on: April 23, 2017, 06:35:24 PM »

Probably paid close to that for the bed, depending what model it is. Either way, it sounds fair if it's clean.
Logged
'94 3500-HD, Cummins, Getrag, NP205. Shortend rear frame with a Pickup Bed. Dana 60 front, stock 80 rear.

'03 2500-HD 8.1 and Allison

someotherguy

  • 3500HD Hero
  • *****
  • Posts: 871
Re: New member needs help
« Reply #2 on: April 25, 2017, 08:56:02 AM »

I'm no fan of that 6.5TD but they do well for some people.

A truck that old with that few miles can be a mixed bag when it comes to condition.  It could very well be an extremely nice truck.  You've got your dad there able to see it, so that's a plus.

I'd be a little worried about crud growing in the fuel tank(s) so a good cleaning may be in order with appropriate diesel treatments.  That's a lot of sitting to have so few miles.

Richard
Logged
06 Silverado ISS / 06 Silverado SS / 06 300C SRT8