IH 7288, 16th one of 19 built, Very Rare Tractor, sold new in Urbana Ohio, traded back in to the original dealer with around 2500 original hours and resold to the present owner 25+ years ago. Has been a good tractor, is good in appearance, operates as it should, has 5363 total hours. Recent rebuild of the original engine (@ 5174 hrs) and with no corners cut. Current owner knows its a rare tractor is proud of the tractor and it has had meticulous maintenance. They like things done right. The only reason this tractor is on the market is that they have upgraded to a late model and higher horsepower tractor. Tractor is on factory wheels,duals and rims with 20.8 X 38 " radial tires all at approx 50% tread remaining. It has 3 pt hitch, HD quick hitch. large 1000 rpm pto and 3 remote valves.
The family that owns this tractor also owns a complete NEW COMPLETE AND CORRECT front axle assembly that can go along with this tractor for an additional $5000. They purchased the axle many years ago as a spare part because it was available at the time. Many of the owners of the other Super 70 series tractors have done the same. THIS AXLE IS NOT FOR SALE TO ANYONE OTHER THAN THE NEW OWNER OF THIS TRACTOR, IN THE EVENT THAT NEW OWNER PASSES ON BUYING THE AXLE WE WILL PROBABLY LIST IT HERE ON AUCTIONTIME
While we recommend that you make an appointment, and come to inspect this tractor before bidding ends. It does sell with a ride and a drive, It is selling as seen and in its present used condition and the owner will not be fixing anything after the auction is over. Simply stated the ride and drive is to instill confidence in this transaction for you the buyer. Nothing is being hidden. We will require a deposit of $10,000 by wire transfer within 48 hours of auction end and full payment within 7 days. If you become the winner and have not looked at it or driven it and come by to find a mechanical problem that makes you want your money back. it will be cheerfully refunded. THE OWNER IS NOT GOING TO ENTERTAIN TIRE KICKERS NOR DOES HE HAVE TIME FOR DROP IN VISITS WITHOUT APPOINTMENTS. Please contact us with questions and we will set up the visits. Tractor is located near Greenville Ohio and we will help find transportation for those that are not connected to truckers.
Terms & Conditions
Cash, Wire Transfer, or good Check. Deposit may be made by credit card but will involve a 4% processing charge. Payment needs to be in our hands within 72 hours of auctions end and must be made before you load. We do reserve the right to wait until any check clears before loading. With your bid you are getting the owners assistance to load the items you have purchased at no cost to you. If you need assistance finding transportation use the board on auction time or call auction company.