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Mobile Car Crane
©1989 LEGO Group
Today's random set is 1489 Mobile Car Crane, released in 1989. It's one of 23 Town sets produced that year. It contains 174 pieces and 2 minifigs, and its retail price was US$12.75.
It's owned by 240 Brickset members. If you want to add it to your collection you might find it for sale at BrickLink or eBay.