Question: On August 26 2009 Race World International purchased a piece

On August 26, 2009, Race World International purchased a piece of equipment for a total of $426,000.
The PPE Subledger shows the following information regarding the equipment:

Early in 2014, it was determined that the useful life of the metal frame should be adjusted to a remaining life of 20 years with a reduction of $12,000 in the residual value. On October 3, 2014, the company paid $36,000 cash for a new fan to replace the old one, which was sold on the same day to a competitor for $8,400 cash. The new fan had an estimated useful life of five years and a residual value of $4,800.

1. Record the appropriate entries regarding the
a. Purchase of the replacement fan on October 3, 2014, and sale of the old fan, and
b. Depreciation taken on the fan component on December 31, 2014, the company’s year-end.
2. Calculate total depreciation taken on the equipment for Race World’s year ended December 31,2014.

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