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).

1961

Apr0 000 017
Jun0 000 027
Aug0 000 351
Sep0 002 051
Oct0 003 991
Nov0 007 184
Dec0 011 041

 

1962

Jan0 016 732
Feb0 022 978
Mar0 031 571
Apr0 042 437
May0 051 757
Jun0 063 404
Jul0 068 303
Aug0 081 998
Sep0 094 813
Oct0 111 180
Nov0 127 116
Dec0 138 774

 

1963

Jan0 152 847
Feb0 161 506
Mar0 173 700
Apr0 186 894
May0 202 878
Jun0 215 416
Jul0 221 974
Aug0 238 748
Sep0 258 084
Oct0 280 117
Nov0 303 113
Dec0 321 076

1964

Jan0 346 394
Feb0 372 266
Mar0 397 311
Apr0 425 436
May0 447 851
Jun0 476 186
Jul0 483 592
Aug315 024 782
Sep315 047 195
Oct315 067 055
Nov315 083 085
Dec315 105 296

 

1965

Jan315 121 092
Feb315 132 460
Mar315 152 295
Apr315 172 375
May315 192 558
Jun315 215 400
Jul315 220 883
Aug316 027 119
Sep316 054 118
Oct316 079 886
Nov316 111 613
Dec316 140 426

 

1966

Jan316 171 291
Feb316 200 496
Mar316 232 523
Apr316 259 374
May316 287 049
Jun316 314 892
Jul316 316 238
Aug317 032 409
Sep317 058 875
Oct317 084 672
Nov317 110 671
Dec317 135 254

 

1967

Jan317 151 263
Feb317 166 414
Mar317 175 407
Apr317 187 668
May317 205 476
Jun317 228 833
Jul317 233 853
Aug318 019 764
Sep318 042 424
Oct318 062 184
Nov318 084 758
Dec318 102 506

 

1968

Jan318 125 744
Feb318 148 806
Mar318 171 074
Apr318 188 971
May318 210 963
Jun318 224 405
Jul318 235 387
Aug319 023 329
Sep319 045 236
Oct319 070 165
Nov319 092 602
Dec319 108 299

 

1969

Jul319 500 000
Aug310 2 000 002
Dec310 2111 451

 

1970

Mar310 2 187 207
Jul310 2500 000
Aug311 2000 001
Nov311 2 090 091
Dec311 2108 457

 

1971

Jan311 2 115 270
Jul311 2500 000
Aug312 2000 001
Dec312 2 054 423

 

1972

Mar312 2 100 433
Jul312 2500 000
Aug313 2000 000
Dec313 2500 000
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