The 1989 Hess toy fire truck bank
was the twenty-first Hess toy truck in what became an American tradition. Find info, pictures and Hess toy banks for sale on a daily basis here. Some of the new features in this edition included colors and sound effects. While this truck is similar to the 1986 Hess fire truck
bank its color scheme has changed. This fire truck is white with green accents with a red ladder instead of the former white one. The words Hess are in large capital letters on the side of the truck and for the first time it has a unique dual sound siren with emergency flashers and working head and tail lights. The rims are red on the 1989 toy fire truck compared to 1986 edition. The coin slot and coin access are the same as the 1986 edition. This truck had a production of 1,000,000 units and was originally retailed for $8.99 at participating locations.