The LF45 – commonly known just as the 45 – is the smallest truck still produced by DAF. Easy to manoeuvre; and still robust enough to deliver up to 21 tonnes; the 45 is obviously best suited to shorter journeys but is still very comfortable and reliable. The 45 is also very low maintenance, with extended oil drain intervals of up to 34,000 miles, and even a load-sensing brake regulator to reduce strain.
Easy access is probably the 45’s greatest advantage. Getting in and out of the cab is quick and painless, and the truck is extremely straightforward to drive once you’re in. Ideal for city transportation, the fact that it’s surprisingly comfortable means that it can be applied for longer distances if needs be (for more regular long haulage operations the CF series is ideal, and the CF75 is probably the most flexible among DAF’s trucks).
From the end of 2014, the LF45 was supercedes by DAF's new Euro 6 range, called simply the DAF LF. Out went the 45 and the 55 and in came simply the power output.
Find out more about the LF45’s specifications, and see TruckLocator’s verdict.
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DAF LF45 25 Foot Curtainsdier with Trailer
2011 | Curtainsiders
Draw Bar Outfit Day Cab Curtainsider Air Suspension Manual Gearbox Range Change and Splitter 1 Owner from New Euro 5 Offered with New curtains and paint Scheme to suit Low kms only 345K KMS Full History from new One Major company owner Any inspection
DAF LF45 55LF
2010 | Box Vans
REF TG726. DAF LF 55 220. 2010/60. EURO 5. 4 X 2. DAY CAB. 18 TONNE GROSS. AIR SUSPENSION. AUTOMATIC GEAR BOX. FITTED WITH 26 FOOT BOX AND TAIL LIFT. VERY GOOD CONDITION. ONE COMPANY OWNER. NO VAT IF GOING FOR EXPORT.
DAF LF45 45.140 LF
2011 | Box Vans | 7500kg
No. of Seat: 3; The gearbox is 5 speed manual; Length: 18ft 6ins; Kms: 64596; MOT : New 12 months ; The taillift is rated at: 500 Kgs Dhollandia Cantilever; Rear doors: Roller Shutters; D.O.R: 28.04.2011; Bhp: 140; Engine CC: 4461; Euro: 5; LEZ: Compliant
DAF LF45 FA LF45.160 4x2 Rigid
2007 | Flats | 7490kg
7.5 TON DAF LF45
20' FLAT BED LENGTH
MOT APR 2017 (WE ARE WILLING TO PUT IT THROUGH MOT)
DAF LF45 FA LF45.160 23 Foot Box
2011 | Box Vans | 7490kg
23 foot high volume Grp box,electric windows/mirrors,cruise control,exhaust brake,Radio/Cd player,dual passenger seat,reverse camera,As-tronic gearbox,50 cubic metre body capacity,only 254,000 kilometres with full service history,immaculate condition,for more info please phone 0121 326 6950 or visit www.junction6.com,for the latest stock updates follow us on Twitter @junction6com
DAF LF45 -160
2012 | Curtainsiders | 7500kg
7.5 tonne Daycab, EURO 5, 20ft Curtainsided body, Barn doors, Tuckaway tailift, Manual gearbox, 161,000kms, Choice Available, Excellent Condition. MoT:6-12 MONTHS
DAF LF45 FA LF 45.220 12 Ton Truss Carrier - AY61 DZA
2012 | Specialist
6 Speed, Full Service History, 24ft Body, Dec 17 MOT, 273 000kms, Rear Air Suspension
DAF LF45 .160
2010 | Beavertails | 7500kg
No of Seats: 2; The gearbox is 5 Speed Manual; Ramps: Hydraulic; Tow Bar: Tool Box; Length: 23ft; Kms: 271800; Engine CC: 4461; D.O.R.: 03/2010; Euro: 5; LEZ: Compliant
DAF LF45 45.160 LF EEV
2013 | Curtainsiders | 7500kg
No of Seats: 3; The gearbox is 5 Speed Manual; Rear Doors: Barn; Length: 20ft; Kms: 236,546; Bhp: 160; D.O.R.: 03/2013; MOT expiry: February 2018; Engine CC: 4461; Euro : 5; LEZ: Compliant
DAF LF45 .160
2011 | Dropsides | 7500kg
No of Seats: 3; The gearbox is 5 Speed Manual; Length : 20ft; Kms: 295,224; D.O.R.: 06/2011; Engine CC: 4461; Euro: 5
DAF’s LF45 is a bestseller in the UK, and this means that there’s always a large selection of 45s for sale on TruckLocator.co.uk. As with all trucks produced by the PACCAR owned company, the LF45 is very customisable, so it’s easy to find the right second hand truck to meet a specific need.
The ‘45’ relates to the size of the engine – 4.5 litres. The engines in the LF series are generally regarded to be some of the best in their class, and it’s unlikely that you’ll be able to find more economical vehicles of a similar size, which means that the 45 is probably the best truck on the market for drivers making a lot of short trips.
The LF is available as a rigid vehicle or as a tractor, and with either a day or sleeper cab.
As you might imagine from the size of the truck the sleepers aren’t the most spacious, so for drivers making regular overnight stops the CF series is leagues ahead.
The 45 isn’t the best over long distances either, so there shouldn’t be too much of a need to get a sleeper cab – but DAF have at least made the best of the space they’ve got, so it’s not unbearable to kip inside.
Starting at 7.5 tonnes, the LF45 is the perfect short range truck. Economy is second to none.
|Power Range:||120 - 210hp|
|Weight range:||7.5 - 12 tonnes|
|Good for:||Local distribution and tipping work|
|Last Model Update:||2013|
|No of DAF Service dealers:||92|
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