The Grumman Olson Kubvan Serial Number database (91 out of 129)

Kubvan Clan

129 known vans and 91 serial numbers, out of a possibly 533 vehicles built. Contact me at to help fill out the data. UPDATED July 2021

Thanks KF for the latest numbers !!! we are getting close to a 100 identifed units.

Find your van on the map, locations approximate, in truth it's like a shell game.

(more pictures to link as this project progresses (sept 24 2018) ? indicate questionable or missing data)

Serial Number

Year

Type Motor Fuel

Location

Serial Number

Year

Type Motor Fuel

Location

1

1GWK G21B  ? ECB 00003

1983

  VW  

Florida

55 1GWK G21B XEG C00226 1984 100 VW D  

2

1GWK G21B  ? ECB 00004

1983

  VW  

56

1GWK G21B 4 EG C00228

1984

100 VW D
3 1GWK G21B XDM E00006 1983 100 VW   California

57

1GWK G21B 5 EGC00229

1984

100 VW D

Seattle, Wash.

4

1GWK G21B  ? ECB 00007

1983

  VW  

58

1GWK G21B 4 EG C00232

1984

100 VW D

Thetis Island BC Canada

5

1GWK G21B  ? ECB 00009

1983

  VW  

Michigan ?

59

1GWK G21B 4 EG C00235

1984

100 VW D

Victoria BC, Canada

6

1GWK G21B  ? ECB 00010

1983

  VW  

Colorado

60

1GWK G21B 4 EG C00237

1984

100 VW E

Thetis Island BC Canada

7 1GWK G21B  ? ECB 00011 1983   VW     61 1GWK G21B 6 EG C00241 1984 100 VW   Round Rock Texas

8

1GWK G21B  ? ECB 00019

1983

  VW  

Colorado

62

1GWK G21B ? ECB 00246

1984

100 VW  

Conneticut

9

1GWK G21B  ? ECB 00024

1984

  VW  

Michigan ?

63

1GWK G21B 3 EG D00250

1984

100 VW D

Vancouver  BC Canada

10

1GWK G21B  ? ECB 00025

1983

  VW  

Michigan ?

64

1GWK G21B 4 EG C00252

1984

100 VW D

Lasqueti/parksville BC Canada

11

1GWK G21B 6DMH 00027

1983

  VW  

Olympia Washington

65

1GWK G21B XEGB 00290

1984

100 VW D

12

1GWK G21B  ? ECB 00030

1983

  VW  

Florida

66 1GWK G21B 6 EG F00300 1984 100 VW D Pennsylvania
13

1GWK G21B 3DMH 00034

1983

  VW   Schroeder's Flower Collection              

14

1GWK G21B  ? ECB 00035

1983

  VW     67 1GWK G21B 6 EG F00300 1984 100 VW D Los Angeles
15

1GWK G21B 0DMH 00034

1983

  VW   Schroeder's Flower Collection              

16

1GWK G21B  ? ECB 00039

1983

  VW  

Pennsylvania

68 1GWK G21B 6 EG F00304 1984   VW    

17

1GWK G21B  ? ECB 00048

1983

  VW  

Ohio

69

1GWK G21B XEGB 00318

1984

  VW D

Eugene, Oregon

18

1GWK G21B  ? ECB 00049

1983

  VW  

CANADA

             
19 1GWK G21B  ?ECB  00050 1983 100 VW D
willoughby ohio
70 1GWK G21B 6 EG F00323 1984   VW    
20 1GWK G21B  ? ECB 00052 1983   VW     71 1GWK G21B XEGB 00340 1984   VW D  
21 1GWK G21B  ? ECB 00063 1983   VW D Schroder's Flower Collection              

22

1GWK G21B  0EAB 00066

1983

  VW D

North Florida > MN ?

72

1GWK J21J  7FGK 00355

1984

120    

23

1GWK G21 B 2EGA 00070

1984

  VW D Schroder's Flower Collection              

24

1GWK P11P XDM L00071

1983

70   E

73

1GWK G21B  EGB 00358

1984

  VW D

25

1GWK G21B 8EGA 00073

1984

100 VW D

Plainville, Connecticut

74

1GWK J21J  7FGK 00370

1985

120   D

Ohio ?

26

1GWK G21B 8EGA 00075

1984

  VW D

75

1GWK J21J  7FGK 00373

1985

120 D

Nottingham UK

27

1GWK G21B 2EGA 00077

1984

  VW D Schroder's Flower Collection              
28 1GWK G21B 7EGA 00081 1984   VW D Schroder's Flower Collection              

29

1GWK G21B 8EGA 00082

1984

  VW D

76 1GWK J21J  6FGL 00377 1985 120   D  
30 1GWK P11P 8DML 00084 1983 70 E ? MI0025A222Y073085 * 77 1GWK J21J  8FGL 00378 1985 120   D  
31 1GWK P11P 8DML 00085 1984 70   E   78 1GWK G21B 6EGF 00379 1985   VW    
32 1GWK P11P 1DMM00088 1984 70   E  

79

1GWK J 21J  ? ??  ? 00385

1985

120 D

New York

33 1GWK G21B ? ECB 00090 1984   VW     80 1GWK G21B 6 EG F00390 1985   VW    

34

1GWK G21B 7EGA 00095

1984

100 VW D

Sewell, New Jersey

81

1GWK J 21J  ? ??  ? 00404

1985

120 VW D

Oregon, Illinois

35 1GWK G21B 7EGA 00100

1984

100 VW D Schroder's Flower Collection              
36 1GWK G21B 7EGA 00108

1984

100 VW D Schroder's Flower Collection              
37 1GWK G21B 7EGA 00115

1984

100 VW D Schroder's Flower Collection              
38 1GWK G21B 7EGA 00121

1984

100 VW D Schroder's Flower Collection              
39 1GWK G21B 7EGA 00124

1984

100 VW D Schroder's Flower Collection              
40 1GWK G21B 7EGA 00129

1984

100 VW D Schroder's Flower Collection              
41 1GWK G21B 7EGA 00131

1984

100 VW D Schroder's Flower Collection              
42 1GWK G21B 1EGB 00144 1984 100 VW D   82 1GWK G21B 6 EG F00408 1985   VW    
43 1GWK G21B 2EGA 00153

1984

100 VW D Schroder's Flower Collection              

44

1GWK G21B XECB 00157

1984

100 VW D

Pennsylvania

83

1GWK J 21J  ? ??  ?  00413

1985

120   D

Ohio

45 1GWK G21B 6EGB 00169 1984 100   D Family member looking for.

84

1GWK J21J  3 FG M00419

1985

120   D

 

46 1GWK G21B 7EGA 00171

1984

100 VW D Schroder's Flower Collection              

47

1GWK G21B XEGB 00187

1984

100 VW D

Chemainus BC Canada

85

1GWK J 21J X FG M00420

1985

120   D

Anaheim, CA

48

1GWK G21B XEGB 00188

1984

100 VW D

Campbell River BC Ca

86 1GWK G21B 6 EG F00499 1985   VW    

49

1GWK G21B XEGB 00191

1984

100 VW E

Thetis Island BC Canada

87 1GWK G21B 6 EG F00506 1985   VW    
50

1GWK G21B XEGB 00199

1984

100 VW D Tennessee 88 MI0035 A22 2N 0 42605 * 1985 100 FORD GAS  

51

1GWK G21B 4EGC 00202

1984

100 VW D

New York

89 MI0025 A22 2Y 0 73085 * 1985 100 FORD GAS

52

1GWK G21B 4EGC 00212

1984

100 VW D

Anoka, MN.

90 M10016 A22 2Y 0 71585 * 1985 100 FORD GAS Sturgis Mi
53 1GWK G21B 5EGC 00215 1984 100 VW D   91 37429478  SN# 1 16775   * 1985 100 FORD GAS  #sk8320pa
54 1GWK G21B  ?ECB 00218 1984   VW                  
                * Vin # numbers issued by state DMV authorities          
                         
                           
                           
                           
               
               
                           
                           
                           

VIN number decode based on GRUMMAN letter from 1984, thanks to Robert Budd

1-3
Country
4
5
MODEL
6
Engine
7
BRAKE
8
GVWR
9
chk digit
10
MFG Year
11
Plant Built at.
12
MONTH MFG
13 - 17
Serial Number
1GW
UNIVERSAL CODE
K=100VAN A-D = 70
E-H = 100
J = 120
P = POST
1 = ELECTRIC
2 =VW1.6
3 = Ford Gas
 DEISEL
 = 52hp diesel
 = 134hp Gas ?
1 = HYDRAULIC B = 3200LB
 J = 3300LB
P= 3400LB
X = ?
3 = ?
4 = ?
6 = ?
7 = ?
E = 1983
F = 1984
G= 1985
M = STURGIS
T = SHERMAN
W= TULARE
F = MAYFIELD
G = MONTCOMERY

A = JANUARY
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M = DECEMBER
last 5 digits ie 00237

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