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 FA LF45.160 4x2 Rigid
2010 | Curtainsiders | 7490kg
2010 DAF TRUCKS LF FA 45.160 7.5T 20FT CURTAIN-SIDE BODY !!!!LOW KMS
•7,500 kg GVW
•Right Hand Drive
•Clean Body Condition
•75% Tyre Condition
•Full service history non franchise
•2010 (60 Reg)
•Clean Overall Condition
DAF LF45 FA LF45.160 26 Foot Luton Dropwell Pantechnicon
2012 | Removal Body | 7490kg
26 foot lightweight Grp Luton Dropwell Pantechnicon Removal body,electric windows/mirrors,cruise control,exhaust brake,Radio/Cd player,dual passenger seat,drop down walk in tailboard,56 cubic metre body capacity,Euro 5/Lez compliant,only 71,000 kilometres,lovely condition,for more info please phone 0121 326 6950 or visit www.junction6.com,for the latest stock updates follow us on Twitter
DAF LF45 45.180 LF
2009 | Box Vans | 7500kg
This DAF 45.180 LF commercial vehicle seats 3; The gearbox is 5 Speed manual; Extra details: No tail lift, Roller shutter doors rear & side; Length: 17ft 6ins; Kms: 328319; MOT: New 12 months; D.O.R: 11.11.2009; Engine Cc: 4461; Bhp: 160; Euro: 5; LEZ: Compliant
DAF LF45 45.160 LF
2009 | Box Vans | 7500kg
This DAF 45.160 LF commercial vehicle seats 3; The gearbox is 5 Speed manual; Doors: Roller shutter rear and side; Kms: 316101; MOT: New 12 months; Bhp: 160; Engine Cc: 4461; D.O.R: 11.11.2009; Euro: 5; LEZ: Compliant
DAF LF45 250 LF
2014 | Tippers | 18000kg
This DAF 250 LF commercial vehicle seats 3; The gearbox is 6 Speed Manual; Body: Steel body - Massey; Kms: 7673; Bhp: 250; Engine Cc: 6700; D.O.R: 17.10.2014; Euro: 6; LEZ: Compliant
DAF LF45 45.150 4x2 Temperature Controlled
2004 | Refrigerated Box | 7500kg
This vehicle is in excellent condition. Britcom
DAF LF45 45
2008 | Flats | 7500kg
2008 [58 plate] daf lf 45 160 ,euro 4 ,7.5 ton ,160 horse power engine, 6 speed manual gearbox ,day cab , 3 seats, only 104000miles , tested till june 2016 , tyres over 60%, 20ft alloy dropside flat body, roof beacons, tow hitch, rear work lights. This lorry is in good condition ready for work. 160HP. Euro 4
DAF LF45 45
2004 | Flats | 7500kg
2004 [54 plate] daf lf 45 150 ,euro 3 ,7.5 ton ,150 horse power engine, 5 speed manual gearbox ,day cab , 3 seats, 280000miles , tested till december 2015 , tyres over 60%, 18ft flat body with 1 ton tail lift, ex gas bottle carrier, . This lorry is in good condition ready for work. 150HP. Euro 3
DAF LF45 LF FA 45.160 BOX Boxvan
2011 | Box Vans
Daf LF 45-160 Boxvan,20ft Body,Colum Tailift,Euro 5,Manual,One Owner,Tested 7.5t GVW
DAF LF45 FA LF45.160 4x2 Rigid
2012 | Box Vans | 7490kg
2012 DAF LF 45 160 day cab, 160 bhp euro 5 engine, manual transmission, fitted 20' grp box body with one tonne tuck away alloy tail lift, rear roller shutter, air deflector,Blaupunkt stereo, factory white, ex contract maintained and in excellent condition having covered only 118,000 kms from new, available from our Manchester branch, please call Paul Banks on 07741 261 095, low km's
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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