Car Transporters Trucks For Sale

Car transporter trucks are used the world over to transport single or multiple smaller vehicles in a convenient and efficient manner. Whether delivering new vehicles to dealerships or carrying cars that are in need of repair to the garage, these trucks need to be able to cope with heavy and irregular loads that require unique arrangements for safe and secure journeys.

Buying a used car transport truck means checking up on its usage history and also working out exactly what you require it for, as this will allow you to pick a vehicle that meets your expectations and comes within your budget.

For rigid-bodied car transporter trucks, there are several things to pay heed to when you are buying second-hand. Firstly, are the winching mechanisms in working order, since these will be essential to ensuring that vehicles can be towed on to the rear body? Secondly, if the body is not just a single capacity unit but can hold two or three vehicles, is the lift that facilitates their stacking in good condition? Expensive replacements and repairs to these mechanisms may be necessary, and so you should be made aware of this before you make a commitment to a particular model. 

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MAN LE 14-225
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MAN LE 14-225 POA
2002 | Car Transporters | 14000kg MAN 14-225 ,TWO CAR ENCLOSED CAR TRANSPORTER, SLEEPER CAB , AIR SUSPENION , CLEAN TRUCK , TESTED TILL OCT 2015, READY FOR WORK !!
Eastlink UK Ltd
Trailer Specialist CAR/VAN TRANSPORTER
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Trailer Specialist CAR/VAN TRANSPORTER POA
Car Transporters TRANSPORTER ENGINEERING VAN TRANSPORTER 10 CAR SHORT PEAK CHOICE OF 4 SOME WITH PEAK. TOP DECK GOES FLAT FOR OTHER GOODS IDEAL VANS CHASSIS CABS CARS 4X4'S READY TO USE PART-EX CAR OR COMMERCIAL AND FINANCE AVAILABLE CAR TRANSPORTERS WANTED ANY TYPE ANY CONDITION DELIVERY TO DOCKS EXCELLENT SHIPPING RATES QUESTIONS 07774189300
TRANSPORTER SALES UK
Mercedes-Benz 1820  Car Transporter
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Mercedes-Benz 1820 Car Transporter POA
1998 | Car Transporters Mercedes 1820 Daycab,5x Car Transporter with Spec Lift,On Air,Sun Roof,In good Working Order and Condition Rigid Trucks
Scania P Series P380 4X2 4 CAR CAR TRANSPORTER
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Scania P Series P380 4X2 4 CAR CAR TRANSPORTER POA
2009 | Car Transporters ONE OWNER FROM NEW, COMPLETE WITH TRI AXLE TRAILER, 7 CAR CAR TRANSPORTER 2009 TRAILER TRANSPORTER ENG, 400,000 KMS WARRANTED, COMES WITH MOT, NO VAT IF GOING FOR EXPORT. **POA** REF H901 HGV
T G Commercials
DAF XF95 6X2 430
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DAF XF95 6X2 430 POA
2005 | Car Transporters DAF XF95 430 SUPER SPACE CAB 6X2 FITTED 11 CAR TRANSPORTER SHORT PEAK READY TO GO TAKE CARS VANS CHASSIS CABS NO REAR PILLARS SO TAKE MOTOR HOMES AMBULANCES BOX VANS WILL TAKE PART-EX EXCELLENT SHIPPING RATES FINANCE POSSIBLE TRANSPORTERS WANTED WWW.TRANSPORTERSALESUK.COM 07774189300
TRANSPORTER SALES UK
Volvo Unknown   THREE CAR TRANSPORTERS
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Volvo Unknown THREE CAR TRANSPORTERS POA
Car Transporters RIGID FITTED WITH EXTENDED CREW/PASSENGER CAB. PLUS 3 CAR BODY WITH DUAL WINCHES AND SPECTACLE LIFT AT REAR. CHOICE OF TWO UNITS
Phillip C Smith Commercials Ltd
Isuzu N75 .190C
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Isuzu N75 .190C POA
2009 | Car Transporters 2009 09 Reg Isuzu N75.190C 4×2 Aluminium Car Transporter, Easyshift Gearbox, Electric Winch, Full Mot, Excellent Condition
AWL Truck Sales
Volvo Unknown FS7 4x2 CAR TRANSPORTER
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Volvo Unknown FS7 4x2 CAR TRANSPORTER POA
1996 | Car Transporters 1996 VOLVO FS7 4x2 CAR TRANSPORTER Rigid Trucks
Willenhall Commercials Ltd
Mercedes-Benz 1820
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Mercedes-Benz 1820 POA
1995 | Car Transporters 1995 MERCEDES-BENZ 4x2 CAR TRANSPORTER Rigid Trucks
Willenhall Commercials Ltd



Electric winches are common, so these systems should be intact. Meanwhile, the hydraulics that can haul cars upwards and keep them out of the way while more are loaded may need attention, so look out for jolting operation as a sign that a problem is present.

Larger Car Transporters

Larger car transporter trucks which feature separate cabs and trailers will necessarily have higher capacities for carrying vehicles while also having been used over longer distances as a result of their features. Purchasing the cabs and trailers separately is an option, depending on your requirements, but make sure that each is in the condition described by the seller, as the extensive usage these vehicles tend to receive can lead to many components becoming compromised if not properly maintained. These large car transporters can make room for six or more vehicles, with many going to ten or more depending on the trailer that is attached. Check the integrity of the trailer thoroughly, looking for any signs of weakness or any parts that are not working as they should be, because a lot can go wrong after years of transporting a lot of cars around.

Check the Specification

Because cars come in different specifications, sizes and types, the transporter truck you choose should reflect the types of vehicles that you will be using it to transport. Some models are only suitable for smaller family cars, while others have enough room for 4x4s and even large vans. Such specifications should be made apparent by the seller, and if you have any concerns then you should always feel confident enough to asks questions so that answers can be provided. If the trailer seems to be a sound investment, give the cab some attention to check that things such as the engine, tyres and suspension are all in a suitable state for use.

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