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Old 03-20-2010, 04:42 PM   #29
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Heres one I could use help with I 308 S267 2754

Is there a way to loo up old owners thru the WBBC #

Thanks gang
That's a 30 foot, 1968 model, made in Sante Fe Springs. The 2754 is a production code and means nothing for the ID.

The 267, is the sequence production number.

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Old 03-20-2010, 06:30 PM   #30
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Thanks for clearing that up do you now of any way to recover a lost tltle to an Airstream? This unit was abandoned before we got to it
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Old 03-21-2010, 12:06 PM   #31
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Thanks for clearing that up do you now of any way to recover a lost tltle to an Airstream? This unit was abandoned before we got to it
Was there a license plate on it when you found the trailer? If so you can use the plate number at the state DMV to find out the name/address of record of the previous owner that it was last titled to. (You may have to file a freedom of information act form). Then try to contact them, as they may have the title laying around in their important papers file. If that won't work out you can try to see if the state DMV will allow you to apply for a replacement title in your name. Get the Vin number verified by the local PD before you request a new title. There is a form in Illinois called a Law Enforcement Certification that can be filled out to list the correct Vin as read by a police officer off the trailer. This helps to establish the trailers' authenticity when requesting help to re-title an abandoned vehicle or trailer. Hope this info0 helps. Happy Trails, Ed
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Old 03-23-2010, 11:57 PM   #32
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Thanks for clearing that up do you now of any way to recover a lost tltle to an Airstream? This unit was abandoned before we got to it
Okay, No license plate only VIN#! That's still able to be certified by a Police Officer. Is the VIN# plate still attached to the trailer? If so it can be pencil rubbed to check the number. Also, Check with Andy R. from Inland as I believe the VIN#'s may be stamped on the A frame of the tongue. Andy surely would know if this is the case and where it would be located. Hopefully you can get the trailer titled with such info checked by a local PD and then a replacement title request to the state DMV. The local police or DMV can first check to see if the trailer had ever been reported Lost/Stolen. If not a replacement title should be able to be had. Happy Trails, Ed
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Old 04-01-2010, 09:07 PM   #33
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i recently bought a cherry original 56 overlander? serial number 6693 , can anyone help me id the details to confirm originality, it has tandem axles, side bath, twin beds in L shape etc... the rear is Whale Tail 13 panel, the interior has red vinyle tuck lower half all the way around, the original Robertshaw 3 burner oven appears NEW and the rerigerator is as new with the Foil Brochure
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56Stream - welcome to the forums!

This link says California '56 overlanders would have VINs of 6NNN. Note that 1956Overlander2 is a whale tail. All whale tails were California produced IIRC.

This link
says California '57 Overlanders would have VINs of ~ 6700 to 6900.

So it's just a guess, but 6693 is six sequence numbers before the 6700+ trailers were produced for '57. Your Overlander would have been made in early spring 1957?

Reading up and down the source website doesn't provide any immediate alternatives.
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I would greatly appreciate your opinion on this Ambassador place of manufacture. # I 289041.
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Looks like it is a 59 Ambassador with the International trim package, made in Ohio.
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I haven't read all the postings, did anyone list this link yet?

http://service.airstream.com/files/l...d86d618144.pdf
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I haven't read all the postings, did anyone list this link yet?

http://service.airstream.com/files/l...d86d618144.pdf
Now that was super helpful, Thank-you!!

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Old 04-10-2010, 07:39 PM   #40
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My googledoc was the same. It's hard to believe Airstream is using only stickers rather than an VIN plate. That could wear off.
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Old 04-17-2010, 12:35 AM   #41
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hey i just bought my 1st airstream!!!!
can yall decode this as well

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Old 04-17-2010, 08:02 AM   #42
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It's a 66 28 foot International Airstream made in Jackson Center.

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