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    Portsmouth, Virginia

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    East Coast Truck & Trailer Sales

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  1. ECTTS

    Day 9 of the 12 Days of Christmas Drawing

    Attend and work at a church that has a live Facebook feed every Sunday, so I can catch the service when I need to if I am working on a Sunday. https://www.facebook.com/gracebible.church.va/
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    16 or 20 ton?

    What is your thought on what types of vehicles to tow. If you want to tow a small car like a Toyota or Nissan sedan, you need to get a 16 ton because the truck allows you to do this. If you are looking to tow Medium Duty trucks or larger and not cars than a 20 ton or larger is perfect. Always think about your application and book of business before purchasing a new wrecker.
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    Some of our Trucks in the 1990's

    Do I see a truck with a MKG Speed Crane?
  4. ALL NEW! – Be the First To Have This ECTTS Exclusive Wireless Tow Light Bar! Show Your Support for the Slow Down Move Over movement and be the first to show off this great looking new bar from our friends at TowMate! Supplies are limited so hurry! $210 with Free Shipping Call today 1-888-231-4316 or shop online by clicking the link below: https://parts.ectts.com/wireless-tow-light-bar-22-inches-wide-ectts-exclusive/
  5. Nice photo of your truck towing a exquisite classic Rolls Royce.
  6. For sale now at East Coast Truck and Trailer Sales! : This 2001 Jerr-Dan HDUL530/MD Wrecker Tandem Axle is red / yellow and comes on a Peterbilt 378 Truck in red, and comes with a Caterpillar C-15 490 HP Engine, Eaton Fuller 18 speed transmission. Price is $99,500 plus fees, contact us at iSales@ectts.com or call 1-888-231-4316 and say you saw it on TowForce.net https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HJIxwUWlsQ0 2001 Peterbilt 378 Cat C15 490HP In Frame done 12/7/2017 Weller Re-manufactured Eaton Fuller 18 spd installed on 7-22-2016 90 gal DS PS Fuel Tanks 849,355 miles 64,000 lb. GVWR 18,000 lb. Front 46,000 lb. Tandems Front Tires: 315/80R22.5 Rear Tandem Tires: 11R24.5 VIN 1NPFLB0X01N557174 Jerr Dan HDUL 530/MD SN 2000096804 Underlift Extended 17,000 lbs Underlift Retracted 53,000 lbs (2) 50,000 lbs dpWinches Non-extendable boom 4,000 lb. Counter weight installed between cab and body Retractable air hose reel DS Misc chains Tool box PS Rechargeable Flashlight Spill Kit 5 sets of frame forks Set of Bus Arms Pintle hitch 5th wheel adapter plate 500 amp jump start cables with DS connection
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    60 belairsleeper

    They are in the process of revamping the 16 ton wrecker. This body style has been in their stable since around the late 1990's or early 2000. All I have been told is that the new body should be coming in 2019, no info on any features. I wish that I had better information for you. East Coast Truck & Trailer Sales right now has a 2016 Peterbilt 389 with a Jerr Dan 25 ton wrecker available. $292,950 plus fees. https://ectts.com/listings/2017-jerr-dan-25-ton-wrecker-peterbilt-389/
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    ford 550 with a jd 1210d

    When you are remounting the body to a Ford F-650 or any 26K GVW chassis, make sure that if you go air brakes that the rear suspension is spring not air , because the air bags sit in the frame which will prevent the wheel lift from being able to mount. If you choose hydraulic brakes you should be fine with the remount. On your question about the F750 and having to trim the Cab to axle down I love the 108" CA which is your 2 24" tunnel boxes and the HPL-60 / 1210D. Also here is some info from Jerr Dan on their "Best Kept Secrets" of standard duty wreckers. https://www.jerrdan.com/wp-content/uploads/SD-Wrecker-Sales-Manual-Rev-A..pdf If you have questions or need parts give us a call at 1-888-231-4316
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    Bed vs. Frame mounted Rollback Pylons?

    Here is a disadvantage to using the stationary pylon, which is that you lose 12" of bed length due to the stationary pylon being mounted to the frame and taking up clear free space. An additional advantage to using a stationary headboard is if you want to be able to have a side puller added to your carrier at a later time, you have the clearance that you will need. I have given you a couple pages from Jerr Dan's website on their Best Kept Secrets on standard duty carriers.
  10. You do not have to wait for a free shipping deal to come along at East Coast Truck & Trailer Sales, Because any order over $50 shipped in the lower 48 states every day qualifies for free shipping. So please use this link to order everything that you need for your wrecker today. https://parts.ectts.com/winch-cable-tow-rope-winch-lines-wire-rope/
  11. For more information please contact East Coast Truck & Trailer Sales Inc. at 1-888-231-4316 or email at iSales@ECTTS.com and reference STK 9577N in the subject line. For sale now at East Coast Truck and Trailer Sales! This new 2019 International MV607 Truck and Jerr-Dan Rollback 22SRR6T-W-LP STEEL, is equipped with a 240HP Cummins ISB6.7 6 Cylinder Engine, Allison 2200 RDS automatic transmission, 4.33 rear ratio, a 217″ wheelbase, hydraulic brake, spring suspension, Power Steering, and AC. East Coast Truck and Trailer Sales has been a competitive Car Hauler and Tow Truck supplier in the U.S. since 1995, offering sales, service, parts, detailing, lettering, vehicle wraps, and the East Coast Advantage to every customer. Visit us now at https://www.ectts.com for more great offers on other towing and hauling trucks and supplies. 2019 International MV RC Color: White Standard Cab Cummins ISB 6.7L 240 HP Engine Transmission: Allison 2200 RDS 6 speed Rear Ratio: 4.33 Wheelbase: 217" CA: 150" FA: 8,000 lb. RA: 17,500 lb. GVWR 25,500 lb. Steel 8 Stud Wheels Hydraulic Brakes Spring Ride Suspension Drivers Side 50 Gallon Fuel Tank 7 Gal DEF Tank Electric Horn Air Horn Air Ride Driver’s Seat 2 Person Bench Seat A/C Power Windows Power Door Locks Power Heated Pedestal Mirrors AM/FM CD Bluetooth Radio Headlights w/ Wipers Option Power Steering Tires: 245/70R19.5 Jerr Dan 22'x102" Steel XLP Bed Model: 22SRR6T-W-LP Deck Length: 22’ Deck Width: 102” Standard LED Marker Lights (5 Pair Evenly Spaced along Outside Rub rail) Standard Key Slots (1 Pair @ Front, 3 Pair Along Rub Rail, 4 Key Slots Across Rear) Winch Capacity: 8,000 lbs Dual Manual Free Spool for 8K Winch Painted Sub-frame with Outboard Tilt Cylinders (Not Standard) 3,500 lb. IRL Wheel Lift with Steel Tubular L-Arms Rubber Work Lights at Rear of Sub-frame (Pair) Electric Over Air Shift PTO 11 Gallon-Per-Minute Hydraulic Pump DISCLAIMER: Please note that all information, photos, mileage, & prices are subject to change or correction without notice. Units listed for sale may already be sold or otherwise unavailable. Information on units listed is believed to be accurate, although errors can & do occur.
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