Review: Toyota Core Ic Cushion Forklift

Review: Toyota Core IC Cushion Forklift

Review: Toyota Core Ic Cushion Forklift

Product Name: Toyota Core IC Cushion Forklift Model 8FGCU15-32
Manufacturer: Toyota
Lift Capacity: 3,000-6,500 lb
Notable feature(s):
Small Chassis Warehouse Forklift
Navigation in 11’-12′ aisles
Up to 6,500 lb. lift capacity
Over 23′ lift height
Automatic Fork-Leveling Standard(Toyota Exclusive!)
System of Active Stability (Toyota Exclusive!)

Price Range: $23,000 to $27,000
Value for the money:
Gasoline, LPG, Diesel or CNG*
Toyota also builds an electric version of this lift truck. 

The Core IC Cushion can handle a variety of forklift attachments including: sideshifter, side-shifting fork positioner, clamps, rotators, single-doubles and more!

Safety options include: strobe lights, travel beepers, speed limiters, rear view mirrors, dual air filters, non-marking tires, cabs, hydraulic hose protectors, impact monitor system with operator log-in and safety checklists to name a few.  

Best for:  warehouse applications of all sizes.  The Core IC Cushion has truck-to-pallet rack capability.  It’s extremely maneuverable and easy to operate with a small footprint.  This is a great lift truck for multi-shift operations. 

Not recommended for:  indoor applications with poor ventilation, cold storage freezer applications, food processing , or narrow aisle applications.

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Toyota Core IC Forklift Pros & Cons

Pros:  Ideal for loading and unloading truck trailers and shipping containers.  Can be used for some outdoor applications on smooth asphalt or concrete.

Cons: Not for use on unimproved surfaces(dirt, gravel, mud).

Hands-on with the Toyota Core IC Cushion : This forklift is Toyota’s core product,  a best-seller for more than 15 years.  We have customers that have operated this forklift well into the 30,000 hour range. It is the workhorse of warehouse forklifts.

Summary: The Toyota Internal Combustion Cushion-Tire Forklift is a great value: long-lasting, low up-front costs, low maintenance costs and high up-time equals lowest overall cost-of-ownership with a Toyota Forklift! Toyota Forklifts carry some of the highest residuals, making leases a great value as well.

Learn more about the Core IC Cushion lift truck from Toyota’s website, or request a quote from Total Industries. If you’d like to try before you buy, consider renting a Core IC Cushion forklift

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