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Trucklocator explains the jargon used when searching for a used truck

Not everyone is an expert at buying a used truck. In this section we explain in more detail the jargon behind some of the search terms used to find the right truck for the job. Most trucks are unique, thanks to the type of body they have fitted, the engine, gearbox and rear axle ratios, even the number of axles.

Because of this, buying a truck is a specialist area and any newcomer should take sound advice always talk to a few experienced truck dealers to make sure that you get the right truck for the job.

 

Truck Body Type Help

Although this seems self explanatory even the simplest box body is not straightforward. We explain some of the complexities behind truck bodies.

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Cab Type Help

Trucks have different types of cabs for different operations. From the largest sleeper to the smallest day cab and everything in between.

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Truck Keyword Search Help

There are lots of different ways to describe a truck. With thousands of trucks for sale here, we have provided a keyword tool to help find the right truck.

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Truck Seller Type Help

Trucklocator categorises two types of seller – those who make a living from selling commercial vehicles and those who do not...

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Weight Range Help

How to decide with weight vehicle you require

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Truck Axle Configuration Help

What do we mean by axle configuration when talking about trucks?

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Truck Transmission Help

How can I best search to find a truck with the right Gearbox?

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