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I'm looking at buying a 1978 u1700 and don't know many specs.<br>Can someone please help me in regards to <br>tare:<br>max tyre size that can put on this vechile i.e larger than 24inch:<br>how it compares to other 4wd trucks like Hino and Isuzu:<br>and any other details <br>Thanks Mark.<br><br><hr size=7 width=75%><p>
 

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Unimog U1700L/U1750 general specifications<br> Engine: 6 cylinder diesel OM352 turbo 5.6 litre 130 to 170 hp* (after 1989/90 OM 366A 5.9 litre)* dependent on injection pump setting<br>Clutch: Single dry plate hydraulically operated. Optional dual clutch with hydraulic and air independent operation for PTO<br>Gearbox: 8 forward + 8 reverse gears (low range option 16 forward/16 reverse, supercrawler option 24 forward/24 reverse gears<br>Transfer box: (integral with gearbox) Allows 2 wheel drive/4 wheel drive/diff locks front and rear<br>Suspension: Coil springs and shock absorbers all round. Excellent turning circle of 13.8m <br>Long wheelbase (3.250m) 4x4 vehicle with diff locks front and rear<br>General price guide:£15000/£20000<br>Cabin:<br>Square cab, 2 or 3 seated safety cab, usually lh drive, sometime rh drive but only with 2 seats<br>Dimensions:<br>Rear dropside body: 2.80 to 3.25m x 0.45m length/5400 width/2100 height/2620mm<br>Optional extras:<br>Hydraulic system, Rear and front three point links, PTO shafts to front and/or rear, Three way tipper ram, pickup hitch pto with single or dual clutch<br> <br> Weight: Vehicle normally 10 tons GVW, sometimes 12 tons with certain restrictions, loading capacity around 5 tons, unladen weight around 5.5 ton (depending on options) Disk brakes all round<br>tyres: 20" or 24" rims available. 13.00x20 or 14.5x20 plus various agricultural, multipurpose, floatation, or road options available (425/70 r24, 445/70 r24) <br> <br> <br>: I'm looking at buying a 1978 u1700 and don't know many specs.<br>: Can someone please help me in regards to <br>: tare:<br>: max tyre size that can put on this vechile i.e larger than 24inch:<br>: how it compares to other 4wd trucks like Hino and Isuzu:<br>: and any other details <br>: Thanks Mark.<p><br><br><hr size=7 width=75%><p>
 
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