Long 154" Wheelbase, Model 405.230
26'000 lb GVW increased to 33'000 lb GVW with option X18 chassis cross-brace.
6 cylinder Mercedes-Benz 906 turbo-diesel motor.
Power output 280 hp, 800 ft.lbs torque.
24-forward, 22-reverse speeds with Telligent® automated manual shifting (EPS).
VarioPilot left or right hand steering, 30 sec to change over.
Central Tire Inflation System [CTIS).
395-85 R20 Michelin XZL tires, 70 mph rating.
Electronic Speed Limiter to 70 mph.
Front and rear differential locking axles.
3-way Tipper Bed with removable sides and rear to make flat bed.
Air Compressor with Tire Inflation Hose.
Custom rear 2" receiver.
LED backup and rear lights.
14,600 miles on vehicle.
Unimog U500 Specifications-
2005 U500 NA Technical Data including drawings with dimensions, 19 pages
2005 U500 NA Standard Features and Specifications, 5 pages
Datacard Factory Options included in this 2003 Unimog U500 NA Tipper, 2 pages
2005 U500 NA Factory Option List, 86 pages
2005 U500 NA Long wheelbase drawing
2005 U500 NA Short wheelbase drawing
Information on these web pages and documents is deemed reliable but is not guaranteed, it may contain errors and omissions, and is subject to change without prior notice. Updated December 10, 2014.
This Unimog is well equipped for cold weather operation with the Winter Package suite of installed optional equipment including heatable windshield, raised air intake with engine air heater, additional heater for pre-heating engine coolant to engine and cab, block heater, raised headlights, mounts for a rotating beacon, convex side mirrors, rear and down mirrors, working and crawler gears, air-suspended seats with headrests, fuel water separator and pre-warmer, factory installed low temperature oil in steering system, additional anti-freeze in coolant, wide fenders for snow chains, and hydraulic lines everywhere!
The Unimog cab is dark blue metallic [MB5555 Zircon Metallic Blue - verify] in color and was wrapped in matte white vinyl with a German flag stripe by Skinzwraps.com The flag stripe can be removed without damaging the white vinyl, and the vinyl comes off without damaging the paint.
The Unimog has all recalls up to date.
The Unimog is located in Truckee, near Lake Tahoe, CA.
The Unimog has a clear title and is registered in California.
The Unimog and optional equipment are offered "as-is" with no warranty expressed or implied.
California buyers please note impending CARB regulations affecting diesel vehicles with a declared GVW over 14'000 lbs.
This Unimog U500 offered as a package with a Schmidt FS-105 Snow Cutter-Blower is SOLD!
Ask about shipping and cost savings for other North American locations, including Canada, Mexico and Central America, or for expert handling to South America, Africa, the Middle-East, Asia, Australia and Pacific Islands.
Included Equipment -
Schmidt FS Snow Cutter.
5th Wheel Hitch.
2 Michelin take-off tires and Pintel hitch (removed for 2x2 receiver).
Factory tool crate.
For more specifications, options, availability, shipping information, and other additional information, please contact
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