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Old 03-30-2011, 08:48 AM   #71
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Check out this site: Vintage Airstream Photo Archives

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Thanks for the link Bill, now I need to rush outside and check my VIN
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Old 03-30-2011, 11:00 AM   #72
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VIN Number decipher please

Greetings Eider de Mello!

Welcome to the Forums and the world of Vintage Airstreams.

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Just starting my adventure...would like a bit od help with vin...I haveM-22TD2 S 0451...below the numbers are 8 60 1740
You can try checking the VIN deciphering information on the Airstream corporate site. This data was added as part of their site revamping during the last two years.

Good luck with your coach!

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P.S.: I suspect that your coach is a 1961 model produced in August of 1960.
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Old 03-31-2011, 01:53 PM   #73
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Thanks for info will check corporate site for help

Funny...I was born in 61...serendiptious stuff
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Old 05-28-2011, 09:46 PM   #74
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Can someone decode my vin?

Looking at buying a trailer, owner states it's a 1968. Here is the info I got off the trailer:
1 29 FG
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126 8S 139 2764

I have a pic if that will help. Good condition inside. Needs some work. Any idea where I can find info on what it's worth?? Thanks Mike
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Old 05-28-2011, 09:59 PM   #75
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Mike it's a 1968 Overlander 26ft International edition built in Ohio #139 of the line.
I = International
26 = 26 ft
8 = 1968
S = Ohio Built
139 = Production Sequence.
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Old 05-28-2011, 10:01 PM   #76
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Almost, the S stands for the California plant, the Ohio plant uses a J.

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Mike it's a 1968 Overlander 26ft International edition built in Ohio #139 of the line.
I = International
26 = 26 ft
8 = 1968
S = Ohio Built
139 = Production Sequence.
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Old 05-28-2011, 10:03 PM   #77
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Greetings Mike!

Welcome to the Forums and the world of Vintage Airstreams!

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Looking at buying a trailer, owner states it's a 1968. Here is the info I got off the trailer:
1 29 FG
LAND YACHT
126 8S 139 2764

I have a pic if that will help. Good condition inside. Needs some work. Any idea where I can find info on what it's worth?? Thanks Mike
Your VIN decodes as follows:
  • I = International Trim Level
  • 26 = 26' Overlander
  • 8 = 1968 Model Year
  • S = Cerritos, California plant of manufacture
  • 139 = Sequential Production Number
The Airstream VIN decoding information can be found at this link.

The most often cited guide to Vintage Airstream value computation can be found at this link.

Good luck with your investigation!

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Old 05-28-2011, 10:03 PM   #78
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Bill yeah my bad. I was reading it too quick. I stand corrected. It is from the Hollywood state.
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Old 05-29-2011, 01:50 AM   #79
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That's cool! thanks!!!! so does anyone know how many of these were made in that year? What is one worth in good unrestored, useable condition? I will be buying it tomorrow, my first! sooo cool!
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Greetings Mike!

Welcome to the Forums and the world of Vintage Airstreams!




Your VIN decodes as follows:
  • I = International Trim Level
  • 26 = 26' Overlander
  • 8 = 1968 Model Year
  • S = Cerritos, California plant of manufacture
  • 139 = Sequential Production Number
The Airstream VIN decoding information can be found at this link.

The most often cited guide to Vintage Airstream value computation can be found at this link.

Good luck with your investigation!

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