When it comes time to acquire a forklift, there are a few different routes you can go, including leasing, renting, buying new, and buying used. Only you, in consultation with all of the stakeholders in an operation including operators, know which options are best for your particular business. Often, buying a used forklift proves to be a cheaper option that reaps great rewards. But how do you know if you’re buying the right used machine? Here are some helpful hints about what to look for when buying a used forklift.
“As long as it has a fresh paint job and decent tires I’m comfortable that it’s a good used forklift” – No One Ever