Free 7 Day Trial RV GPS App RV Trip Planner Campground Reviews RV Maintenance Free 7 Day Trial ×

Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old 01-22-2006, 06:29 PM   #1
New Member
1979 28' Airstream Excella 28
whitewater , Kansas
Join Date: Jan 2006
Posts: 1
79 excella motorhome vin location

We have a 79 excella motorhome. Can't find second VIN number. we find
one between the wiper motors. The owners manual refers to a second location as the "dash and toe panel." We don't know what this means and
can't find it. Can anyone help? Thanks

stevenvicki is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-22-2006, 06:55 PM   #2
Just a member
thenewkid64's Avatar
1978 28' Argosy 28
Tampa Bay , Florida
Join Date: Mar 2002
Posts: 4,543
Images: 21
Send a message via AIM to thenewkid64 Send a message via Yahoo to thenewkid64 Send a message via Skype™ to thenewkid64
There should be a sticker on the dash, viewable from the outside in the lower side corner of the windshield, drivers side.
Brett G
WBCCI #5501 AIR # 49
1978 Argosy 28 foot Motorhome

Wise men talk because they have something to say; fools, because they have to say something. -- Plato

thenewkid64 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-22-2006, 07:10 PM   #3
swebster's Avatar
1986 34.5' Airstream 345
Louisville , Kentucky
Join Date: Feb 2003
Posts: 1,861
Images: 4
Welcome to the forum. When you find it try this to decode it (or this)
Steven Webster
1986 Airstream 345 Classic Motorhome
AIR 1760
swebster is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-24-2006, 01:14 PM   #4
1 Rivet Member
dye904's Avatar
1979 24' Airstream Excella 24
green cove spr , Florida
Join Date: Oct 2005
Posts: 19
I found 2 numbers under the hood. One on the firewall between the wipers on o metal plate looks like from chassis ID,

The other which matches number on my Title is stamped on a metal strip on right side under hood. numbers go north and south on a metal plate about 7" long.
dye904 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-24-2006, 01:35 PM   #5
Rivet Master
87MH's Avatar
1978 31' Sovereign
Texas Airstream Harbor , Zavalla, in the Deep East Texas Piney Woods on Lake Sam Rayburn
Join Date: Jan 2003
Posts: 2,435
Images: 292
Originally Posted by stevenvicki
We have a 79 excella motorhome. Can't find second VIN number. ...
"New" MoHo owners may find this thread interesting:

Add your number to the list and find where you "fit".

"Suck it up, spend the bucks, do it right the first time."

WBCCI # 1113
AirForums #1737

Trailer '78 31' Sovereign

Living Large at an Airstream Park on the Largest Lake Totally Contained in Texas
Texas Airstream Harbor, Inc.
87MH is offline   Reply With Quote

Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
hubcap parts for classic excella motorhome IPM Wheels, Hubs & Bearings 2 02-14-2013 05:01 PM
1982 excella diesel airstream motorhome engine spec's jeniamundo Mechanics Corner - Engines, Transmission & More... 9 11-02-2004 08:24 AM
P30 VIN location dienst1 Airstream Motorhome Forums 5 01-14-2003 03:11 PM
Motorhome Mechanix Motorhome Mechanix Airstream Motorhome Forums 1 10-27-2002 12:17 PM
78 Excella 500 davidz71 Our Community 2 10-17-2002 01:11 PM

Featured Campgrounds

Reviews provided by


This website is not affiliated with or endorsed by the Airstream, Inc. or any of its affiliates. Airstream is a registered trademark of Airstream Inc. All rights reserved. Airstream trademark used under license to Social Knowledge LLC.

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 09:44 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2021, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.