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Old 12-23-2006, 06:49 PM
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Default garron for sale - vw diesel engine

found this on Ebay UK, anyone heard of these?

http://cgi.ebay.co.uk/DIESEL-GARRON-...QQcmdZViewItem

"FULL CAB

REMOVABLE DOORS - GREAT IN SUMMER !!

HEATER

HEADLIGHTS

WIPER

FRONT & REAR HEATED SCREENS

COMFY SEAT WITH LAP BELT

FRONT & REAR TOW HITCHES (PIN TYPE BUT 50 MM BALL ADAPTOR IS INCLUDED IN THE SALE)

REAR PTO SHAFT

LARGE CARRYING CAPACITY

16" WIDE TRACKS GIVE A SUPERB LOW GROUND PRESSURE.

6 SPEED + REVERSE GEARBOX (WITH CRAWLER GEAR)

VOLKSWAGEN 1.6 DIESEL ENGINE - RUNS ALL DAY ON A COUPLE OF GALLONS OF RED.

ONLY 1123 HOURS ON THE CLOCK - BARELY EVEN RUN IN !

RECENT STEERING CLUTCH AND BRAKE SERVICE.

TRACKS HAVE RECENTLY BEEN REFURBISHED WITH NEW RUBBER ,GROUSERS AND GUIDES AS REQUIRED.

THE GARRON IS A PERMENANTLY TRACKED ATV AND IT IS NOT AMPHIBIOUS . IT WILL OUT PERFORM ANY QUAD OR ARGO TYPE VEHICLE ON SOFT OR STEEP GROUND. IF YOU'VE GOT THE BOTTLE - THE GARRON WILL CLIMB IT !!!

OWNED AND RUN BY MYSELF FOR THE PAST 4 YEARS , SADLY DUE TO A CHANGE IN MY BUSINESS I NO LONGER HAVE ANY USE FOR HER ,HENCE THIS RELUCTANT AUCTION.

VIEWING IS MOST WELCOME ,TYRE KICKING AND TIMEWASTING ISN'T ! - EMAIL ME TO ARRANGE TO VIEW.

THE GARRON IS ADVERTISED ELSEWHERE ,SO I RESERVE MY RIGHT TO END THE AUCTION EARLY .

THE GARRON IS A GREAT ATV ,BUT SHE IS SOLD AS SEEN ,NO WARRANTY WILL BE GIVEN OR IMPLIED.

IMPORTANT : IF YOUR FEEDBACK IS BELOW 10 OR 97% THEN PLEASE EMAIL ME WITH YOUR CONTACT DETAILS BEFORE BIDDING ,OTHERWISE I WILL PROBABLY CANCEL YOUR BIDS AND BLOCK YOU FROM BIDDING AGAIN.

BUYER MUST COLLECT WITHIN 7 DAYS OF AUCTIONS END (I APPRECIATE ITS NEAR CHRISTMAS SO I WILL BE MORE FLEXIBLE WITH THIS -TO A POINT) -SORRY I CAN'T DELIVER ,ANY DECENT SIZED CAR OR 4X4 WILL TRANSPORT THE GARRON WITH EASE ,I RECKON SHE'LL WEIGH AROUND A TON AND A QUARTER AND MEASURES 8' 11" LONG BY 5' 4" WIDE."
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Default Re: garron for sale - vw diesel engine

Looks sort of like a Bombardier Sidewalk Plow unit. Very narrow, tall and maybe top heavy? Not sure how suitable it would be on rough ground, side slopes, etc???
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Default Re: garron for sale - vw diesel engine

Looks very similar to the swedish built "Iller" (iller is swedish for ferret). This is a very common snowcat over here.
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Hi I am looking for tyres for a Garron / Illern, do you know of anyone that may have .

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