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1978 Mk2 Transit LWB Twin Wheeler for sale

Postby 1958 harry » Thu Apr 06, 2017 3:58 pm

Up for sale is my mk2 Transit.

Its pretty mint, underneath like new, a few marks here and there but its pretty original.

Selling as its just not used, so we want to get a camper/motorhome.

Asking £9k ono or would consider a swap for a camper/motorhome

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1978 Ford Transit LWB Twin Wheeler, Superb original Condition

£ 9,000.00 - did not sell
Ended Tue Apr 11th  2:12am BST
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Re: 1978 Mk2 Transit LWB Twin Wheeler for sale

Postby 1958 harry » Thu Apr 13, 2017 11:28 am

Passed its MOT yesterday, straight through first time after sitting in storage for 5mths, no advisories.

The MOT tester said how mint it all is.
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Re: 1978 Mk2 Transit LWB Twin Wheeler for sale

Postby DodgeRover » Fri Apr 14, 2017 9:32 pm

Did yours have a car class test with it being the 130 as that's all mine has ever been done as since it stopped being in service as a minibus. Another 130 mk2 owner said the same as well but I've always wondered...
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Re: 1978 Mk2 Transit LWB Twin Wheeler for sale

Postby 1958 harry » Sat Apr 15, 2017 10:50 pm

No mines class 7 unfortunately as its GVW on the VIN is 3200kgs.
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Re: 1978 Mk2 Transit LWB Twin Wheeler for sale

Postby Neil » Sun Apr 16, 2017 7:41 am

130 class 4 ,,,,190 class 7
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Re: 1978 Mk2 Transit LWB Twin Wheeler for sale

Postby 1958 harry » Sun Apr 16, 2017 8:30 pm

If its over 3T GVW its a class 7. I had the same issue with my 110 Defender.

As mine is plated as 3200 kgs it is a class 7.
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Re: 1978 Mk2 Transit LWB Twin Wheeler for sale

Postby Neil » Sun Apr 16, 2017 9:24 pm

yes my 130 is 2800 gvw
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Re: 1978 Mk2 Transit LWB Twin Wheeler for sale

Postby 1958 harry » Sun Apr 16, 2017 10:30 pm

I wonder why mine is plated higher?
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Re: 1978 Mk2 Transit LWB Twin Wheeler for sale

Postby Neil » Mon Apr 17, 2017 8:55 am

not sure I think it has to do with axle weights the single wheel lwb mk2 was the 100l and that had 6 stud single wheels on
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Re: 1978 Mk2 Transit LWB Twin Wheeler for sale

Postby bulls in transit » Mon Apr 17, 2017 3:08 pm

Could the GVW be plated higher due to what it was originally designed to carry fully laden with equipment/firemen?
My mk1 hasn't got a physical plate,but the original 'feuerwehr' paperwork I got with van has an amendment on it where seating capacity was reduced from 6 seats to 4, the GVW on mine is 2980kg.
220 kg is roughly the weight of two more bodies.
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Re: 1978 Mk2 Transit LWB Twin Wheeler for sale

Postby 1958 harry » Wed May 03, 2017 9:14 pm

Still for sale.

Open to sensible offers.
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Re: 1978 Mk2 Transit LWB Twin Wheeler for sale

Postby 1958 harry » Fri May 19, 2017 9:27 pm

Price dropped, seen a lovely mk1 camper so need this gone, £8500 ono.

Van is in great condition.
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