Used DAF LF Dropsides for Sale

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A used DAF LF dropside truck is not difficult to locate thanks to the prolific production of this firm as well as the popularity of its vehicles amongst commercial operators. And its dropside bodies come in a range of configurations, some of which are good for all-purpose use, while others offer equipment to make them a little more specialised.

The choice of wheelbases is similarly comprehensive, especially on the second-hand market, where models no longer in production can be found alongside newer stable mates. If you are looking for a compact and manoeuvrable dropside truck, then the DAF LF range should accommodate your needs.

New and nearly new DAF LF dropside trucks come with engines that are built to the standards set by the Euro 5 and 6 regulations governing emissions for greener operation and also improving fuel efficiency by a significant amount. So if you are going to be doing a lot of miles, the savings can really start to stack up nicely. 

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DAF LF45 45.160 LF
DAF LF45 45.160 LF POA
2011 | Dropsides | 7500kg This DAF 45.160 LF commercial vehicle seats 3; The gearbox is 5 Speed manual; Length: 20ft; Kms: 295224; D.O.R: 20.06.2011; MOT expiry: September 2017; Engine Cc: 4461; Euro: 5; LEZ: Compliant
DAF LF55 .220
DAF LF55 .220 POA
2013 | Dropsides | 18000kg No of Seats: 2; The gearbox is 6 Speed Manual; Length: 14ft; Kms: 124329; Equipment: 3 x Shutes; Top Sheet : Insulated; Length: 14ft; Kms: 124329; D.O.R.: 03/2013; Euro: 5; LEZ: Compliant
DAF LF45 .140
DAF LF45 .140 POA
Trucks 2 Go Limited
DAF LF45 LF 45.160 4X2 DROP SIDE WITH TAIL LIFT PRICE £5995 £5,995.00
CVE London
DAF LF55 55 160 Sleeper Cab Dropside
DAF LF55 55 160 Sleeper Cab Dropside £3,950.00
2000 | Dropsides | 13000kg 2000 Daf 55 160 High Roof Sleeper Cab Dropside on Springs Suspension, 6 Speed Manual Gearbox, Triple Dropside Body, Single Bunk, Radio/Stereo, Excellent Condition - We can organise shipping to any Worldwide Destination - Contact for a quote
Law Exports Ltd
DAF LF45 45 150 Day Cab Dropside
DAF LF45 45 150 Day Cab Dropside £2,950.00
2001 | Dropsides | 7500kg 2001 Daf 45 150 Day Cab Dropside on Springs Suspension, 5 Speed Manual Gearbox, Radio/Stereo, Excellent Condition - We can organise shipping to any Worldwide Destination - Contact for a quote
Law Exports Ltd
DAF LF45 FA LF45.150 4x2 Rigid
DAF LF45 FA LF45.150 4x2 Rigid POA
F W Thomas
DAF LF  170
DAF LF 170 £4,500.00
2005 | Dropsides In mot dropside long body manual gearbox
Steer Commercials Ltd
DAF LF45  .170
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DAF LF45 .170 POA
2002 | Dropsides Daf LF45.170 Daycab 20ft Dropsider With Canvas Cover On Springs 6 Speed Manual Gearbox 121644 Kms From New Electric Windows 10 Ton In Good Condition .  Stock Number: LF02 HNX Year: 01/03/2002 Mileage: 121644 Kms
DAF LF55 160 FA 4x2 Euro 6
DAF LF55 160 FA 4x2 Euro 6 POA
2010 | Dropsides | 10000kg 10 ton GVW but can downrate to 7.5 ton GVW - 26ft alloy dropside flat body - Choice of two .
Macs Truck Sales
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The PACCAR engines with four or six cylinders are reliable and require minimal maintenance, which helps enhance the appeal of used models that can have a lot of miles on the clock and still be capable of covering many more without faltering.

The type of dropside body you want on a DAF LF truck depends on what you want to do with it. A standard rigid dropside body can be used to transport equipment and goods or collect and carry loose materials, bricks or any number of other products. There are dropside DAF models which have been adapted to feature curtainsider covers that keep the rear space weathertight, which could be an advantage. Some trucks will even come with built-in cranes to allow for the easy transfer of various materials to the loadspace. And as you would expect, it is important to check the state of the body of the vehicle to see that its construction remains solid and any extra features are in good working order. Smooth hydraulics, sturdy catches and an unscathed chassis are all to be desired.

The state of the cab is similarly important, as is assessing the type of equipment which is included. Some DAF LF dropsiders will feature day or crew cabs, while others offer full sleeper set-ups with one or two bunks. Although the interior looks stylish, DAF does not mess about when it comes to picking materials, and so its working vehicles are always easy to clean and maintain, even if they are used regularly. Newer models may feature benefits such as adjustable seats and steering column, an uncluttered and informative dash layout along with a powerful ventilation system which means that the interior is always at a consistent and comfortable temperature.

DAF LF dropsiders can weigh between 7.5 tonnes and 18 tonnes, with body lengths varying between 14 and 23 feet or more, depending on the specifications requested by the original owner. And with the manufacturer’s knowledge of what its customers need, you should find that there is very little to complain about, even in used models. Sellers that welcome inspection of second-hand DAF LF vehicles should be a priority.

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Read some of the reviews left by Trucklocator users regarding the DAF LF below. You can also view all DAF LF reviews.

Was a brillient truck until 2015. 3/5 by Adam Mandy I used to be a truck driver mainly using the CF. With the 10 speed manual box and 250bhp under the toes, it was brilliant. Good cruising on the motorway, rock solid build and good consumption. Then... Read full review
Dependable, Solid, tough 4/5 by Richard I have owned a couple of DAF Trucks and I must say I like every Bit of DAF Truck, when you do not short circuit servicing you have the truck for lifetime.I am a owner driver that's why I mention... Read full review
You know what you're getting with a DAF 4.5/5 by Bob Jones They haven't got to be market leaders across Europe without making a solid truck. They've got the pricing about right, with the parts and the support OK too. Dealers could be a bit thicker on the... Read full review


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