Original Cost: $2.49
1977 & 1978 Hess trucks both have 1977 in Roman numerals on the battery cover. Difference between the 1977 & 1978 is the size of the rear decal. 1977 decal is 1″ X 1 ½” and the 1978 is 7/8″ x 1 ½.”
- All the chrome parts on the truck are present and in great condition (see pics).
- Truck measures approximately 14″ in length with bright crisp decals (see pics).
- Front & rear lights were tested and are not working. This could be an easy fix but we will leave that up to the new owner.
- Great project piece for the person looking for a fantastic deal.
- The removable hose is also included (see pics).
- Battery compartment shows some faint corrosion (see pic).
- Box is in good condition with slight wear, some paper loss on one corner (see pic).
- Top insert is included. Missing bottom insert and battery card NOT included.
- End of the box reads: Made in Hong Kong “Amerada Hess Corporation Woodridge, New Jersey 07095”. There is no writing on the other end of the box.
- When the boxes were produced the word Woodbridge was mispelled as Woodridge.
- There was no truck issued in 1979 due to the gas shortage.
Truck & Box – 8.5 Condition
“This is a clearance item & sold as is with no returns”
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