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
2009 | Chassis Cabs | 7490kg
DAF LF45 160 2009 (59) Euro5 4x2 7.5 tonne 4.2metre wheelbase chassis to accommodate a 20ft body. Dual passenger seat Manual gearbox 390,000Km's Very clean and tidy..
DAF LF45 FA LF45.150 4x2 Rigid
2006 | Tippers | 7490kg
DAF LF45.180 BIN LIFT TIPPER
2005 (05) 568234 KM
ELECTRIC WINDOWS, CD PLAYER, AIR SEAT
12 MONTHS MOT GOOD TYRES ALL ROUND
TWIN SIDE BIN LIFT WILL TAKE 140, 240, 500, AND 1100 SIZE BINS
HIGH PRESSURE HYDROLIC WASHING SYSTEM FITTED TO VEHICLE
WATER TIGHT SEALED TIPPING BODY WITH TAIL BOARD
IDEAL FOR WASTE FOOD RECYCLING
CALL 0121 445 2869 OR 07530 305
DAF LF45 FA LF45.180 4x2 Rigid
2007 | Tippers | 7490kg
DAF LF 45.150
7.5 TONNE INSULATED DROP SIDE TIPPER WITH TARMAC SHOOTS
MOT SEPTEMBER 2016
GOOD TYRES ALL ROUND
NONE AD BLUE
1 OWNER FROM NEW
TIPPER SPEC VEHICLE
READY FOR WORK
CALL 0121 445 2869 OR 07530 305 064
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DAF LF45 -180 4x2 Box Lorry 12 ton 2009
2009 | Box Vans
16ft Box Body, Air Suspension, Day Cab, Roller Shutter Door, Tail Lift, ADK, Rear View Camera, Cruise Control, Electric Widows, Phone Kit, Radio, CD, Digital Tachograph, Automatic Gearbox.
- STOCK NO. Q048
DAF LF45 45/160 LF
2012 | Box Vans | 7500kg
No of Seats: 2; The gearbox is 5 Speed Manual; The taillift is rated at: 1000kgs Underslung; Rear Doors : Roller Shutters; Length: 20ft; Kms: 138903; Engine CC: 4461; D.O.R.: 03/2012; MOT Expiry: October 2016; Euro: 5; LEZ : Compliant
DAF LF45 45.160 LF
2012 | Box Vans | 7500kg
This DAF 45.160 LF commercial vehicle seats 3; The gearbox is Manual; The taillift is rated at: 1000 Kgs Ratcliffe column; Rear doors: Roller Shutter; Length: 20ft; Kms: 242151; Bhp: 160; D.O.R: 20.01.2012; MOT expiry: December 2016; Engine Cc: 4461; Euro: 5; LEZ: Compliant
DAF LF45 45.180 LF
2008 | Scaffold Body | 12000kg
This DAF 45.180 LF commercial vehicle seats 3; The gearbox is 6 Speed manual; Length: 21ft; Kms: 256687; D.O.R: 16.06.2008; Bhp: 180; Engine Cc: 4500; MOT : January 2017; LEZ: Compliant
DAF LF45 FA LF45.180 26 Foot Dropside
2012 | Dropsides | 7500kg
26 foot alloy triple dropside,electric windows/mirrors,cruise control,exhaust brake,Radio/Cd player,heavy duty overhead gantry,mesh tailboard,Euro 5/Lez compliant,only 212,000 kilometres,very nice 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 FA LF45.150 4x2 Rigid
2004 | Tippers | 7490kg
milage 84379 1yrs test good condition, spare body included. (will seperate) any trial
DAF LF45 FA -150
2006 | Box Vans
7.5 ton 20ft grp boxvan with tail-lift Manual gearbox and euro 3 engine Boxvans
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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