VW Type 3 Chassis Codes
Possible Chassis Number Locations on a Type 3
- Under the back seat, stamped on the floor pan just forward of the transmission linkage access cover
- On the chassis identification plate (a silver aluminum plate riveted in the trunk, near the spare tire)
- On the vehicle ID plate fastened to the dash near the windshield on the driver’s side (vehicles made after January 1, 1969).