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MSV-II 170 type-3 ambulance

MSV-II 170

Type III Ambulance

Ford E-450 / Chevy G-4500

170" x 96" x 72"

Respond to practically any service application with the longest box of any Medix configuration. The MSV-II 170 Type III is most popular with hospital-based ALC, CCT or MICU units; municipal or volunteer fire crews; and EMS services running BLS or ALS services, as well as rescue operations.


Static load tested to over 74,000 PSI.


Seamless side and rear walls do not require additional body work. Doors are fully formed with no reliance on aluminum extrusions.

Standard Features

MSV-II 170 Type-3 Hobbs FD
Chassis Ford E-450
Wheel Base 158″
Engine 7.3L V-8 Gas
Transmission Automatic 10-Speed TorqShift
Module Length 170″
Module Width 96″
Aisle Width 49″
Module Headroom 72″
GVWR 14,500
Chassis Chevy G-4500
Wheel Base 159″
Engine 6.0L Gasoline
Transmission Automatic 10-Speed
Module Length 170″
Module Width 96″
Aisle Width 49″
Module Headroom 72″
GVWR 14,200



Body – 2″ x 2″ x .125″ w/.125″ 5052-H32 skin

Sub-Floor – 2″ x 2″ x .125″ & 2″ x 2″ x .250″, 4″ x 1.75″ x .250″ channel w/.750″ tapping plates

Floor – .060″ AL barrier, .75″ marine grade

75K PSI – static load test

Compartments – smooth AL w/Herculiner coat

  • SS Front – O2 M-cylinder mount
  • SS Middle – open storage
  • SS Rear – open storage, I/O upper
  • CS Front, Upper – ALS w/IS/OS access
  • CS Front, Lower – battery tray, roll out
  • SS Rear – backboard/stair chair storage

Doors & Windows – tinted, fixed glass

TriMark free-floating, chrome w/anti-slip

FMVSS 206/30G compliant entry doors

Rear Bumper Frame – HD steel tube frame powder coated black

Rear Step – ADP rear pods w/flip-up step & rubber dock bumpers, CPI cast pods optional

Mud Flaps – rubber rear

Fender Flares – roll-formed stainless

Running Boards – w/ADP splash guard

Stone Guards – ADP each corner

Rub Rails – C-channel w/1″ reflective strip


Combo up to 43K BTU heat, 32K BTU cool

580 CFM multi-speed fan

Exhaust Fan – 2-speed, 520 CFM

Thermostat control

Digital volt/amp meter

Basic, easy maintenance relay/circuit breaker electrical system

Electrical Cabinet – over walk-thru w/hinged, latching door

Front/rear switch panels w/internal LED backlighting

Wiring – GXL, point-to-point, color coded

Front Console – cowl-mounted, formed ABS

Rear Control Panel – w/integral LED clock

Shoreline – 125V, 20-amp, 60 Hz Receptacle

TST commander 400 battery disconnect

Battery Charger – 45-amp w/inverter – pre-wired

125 VAC Outlets – (2)

12 VDC Outlets – (2)

USB Port – dual 2-amp outlets on A/A wall

Radio Power/Ground – (2) w/antenna coax

Lights & Siren

Exterior Body Lights – (7) 900 Series (4) red/(3) white LED on front wall: R/W/R/W/R/W/R, (2) 900 Series red LED each side upper outboard corners, (2) 900 Series LED upper rear corners, (1) 900 Series amber LED center rear, (2) 900 Series red LED rear mid-body as brake/warning

Grille – (2) LINZ6R red LEDs w/chrome bezels

Intersection – (4) 700 red LED w/chrome bezels, (2) front fenders/(2) over rear wheel wells

Scene Lights – (4) 900 Series halogen Gradient Opti-Scenelight (2) each side

Load Lights – (2) 900 Series halogen Gradient Opti-Scenelight over rear doors

Siren – Whelen SLSA1 200 watt front console

Speakers Siren – (2) 100 watt thru front bumper


Cabinet to Squad Bench Aisle – 49″

Laminated wood cabinetry

Full SS wall cabinets or CPR seat

Action area & overhead cabinet

Color coordinated Corian® counter tops

Walk-thru with bulkhead storage cabinets

ALS Cabinet – lower locking cabinet, middle drawer w/gas strut hold open, mid & upper storage w/adjustable shelves & .5″ acrylic doors w/2″ Southco SS push to close latches

Lexan sliding doors w/extruded pull handles

I/O access to OS #3

Squad Bench – w/EVS Pro-4 seat belt system & overhead storage

Glove Storage – over CS entry door

Sharps/waste drop-in w/red acrylic lid

Tech Seat – EVS 1780 w/Pro-4 belt mounted on swivel base

Interior Lighting – (11) 4-3-4 w/15-minute check-out timer, 16″ LED bar light in A/A

Grab Handles – stainless steel on each entry door panel

Grab Rail – 72″ x 1.25″ brushed stainless steel

Cushions – vacu-formed upholstery

Flooring – Lonseal w/3″ recessed roll-up

Stainless steel kick panels lower main & squad bench face

Patient Care

Suction Aspirator – SSCOR recessed

Oxygen Outlets – (2) in action area, (1) over squad bench

Oxygen Cylinder Bracket – adjustable for H or M

IV Holders – (2) CPI 2008 recessed

Cot Mount – GSA/AMD compliant mount


Electrical – 72 months/72,000 miles

Limited – 36 months/36,000 miles

Paint – 48 months

Body Structure – limited lifetime

Ambulance Interiors

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MSV-II 170 Type-3 Interior 2
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“Our Medix may be a fleet vehicle, but it looks, feels, and operates like a true custom rig that should cost twice what it did. We ultimately received the best quality ambulance any of us has ever dealt with, with all equipment installed and ready for use.”

Captain Charles Silverstein

Whitestone Community Volunteer Ambulance Service, Flushing, NY