Route Ready has used garbage trucks for sale that are ready to work right now and priced to go. These late-model vehicles from leading manufacturers like Heil and McNeilus are fully inspected and in excellent condition. Each is backed by the OEM warranty and our industry exclusive warranty, as well as our available 60-day confidence guarantee.
Contact us today to request a garbage truck quote. Our representatives are ready to answer any questions you may have. For your convenience, we have supplied answers here to some of the most common questions we receive.
Answers to Frqeuently Asked Questions (FAQS)
Why do haulers buy Route Ready instead of new?
What we’ve found working with owners and executives is that the upfront savings outpace future penalties, making it a win/win to buy reconditioned garbage trucks from Route Ready.
How do I know what shape the trucks are in?
We have three certification levels to create transparency and consistency around the quality of our trucks.
Does the truck have a warranty?
Route Ready trucks come with the remainder of OEM 5 year engine, after treatment and transmission warranties and depending on the certification level you choose we will also place additional warranties on wearables such as pumps, valves, and cylinders.
Can I use bonus depreciation on a Route Ready truck?
Yes, bonus depreciation laws apply to used equipment. As always check with your tax advisor on details.
Do I have to pay FET on a Route Ready truck?
No, you do not!
How long does a garbage truck last?
A used garbage truck in good condition can last many years. Route Ready’s innovative reconditioning process is designed to give you maximum long-term performance from your truck. Of course, the amount of service you get from any vehicle, used or new, depends on many factors, including the level of maintenance it receives and the working conditions under which it’s operated.
Will a used garbage truck save me money?
Almost certainly. Remember, when you buy one of our preowned vehicles, you enjoy significant savings off the purchase price of a new model. Plus, all of our trucks are exempt from federal excise taxes, saving you even more.
Do these trucks meet safety requirements?
All of our trucks meet DOT safety compliance standards. As part of our Route Ready certification process, we ensure that your truck’s safety features are fully functional. Additionally, we’ll provide you and your operators with all of the manufacturer’s information on safety protocols.
What does OEM mean?
OEM stands for “original equipment manufacturer.” It refers to vehicle features that were installed at the manufacturer’s production facility. Route Ready trucks come with the remainder of the OEM warranty, so you can purchase with confidence.