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BC Transit 5226-5263 were GMDD TDH-5303 "New Look" buses built in 1965 for BC Hydro Transit as 3601-3622 and 5301-5316.


BC Hydro Transit fleet ownership transferred to Urban Transit Authority (UTA) and operations assumed by Metro Transit Operating Company (MTOC) in April 1980. UTA renamed BC Transit in 1982; MTOC operations in Vancouver and Victoria moved into BC Transit in April 1985


Engine Transmission Seating Rear Door Destination Sign
Detroit Diesel 6V71N Allison
VH
49: Otaco
OTA220 bench
Push Rollsign

Details

Fleet
Number
Renumbers Provincial
Number
Thumbnail Date Serial License Plate Paint Notes
3601 5343
3601
5226 1965 C436  
3602 5344
3602
5227 1965 C437  
3603 5345
3603
5228   1965 C438 2787 AR  
3604 5346
3604
5229 1965 C439  
3605 5347
3605
5230 1965 C440  
3606 5348
3606
5231 1965 C441  
3607 5349
3607
5232 1965 C442  
3608 5649
3608
5233 1965 C443  
3609 5650
3609
5234 1965 C444  
3610 5651
3610
5235 1965 C445  
3611 5652
3611
5236 1965 C446  
3612 5653
9601
5653
5237 1965 C447  
3613 5654
9602
5654
5238 1965 C448  
3614 5655
9603
5655
5239 1965 C449  
3615 5656
9604
5656
5240 1965 C450  
3616 5657
9605
5657
5241 1965 C451  
3617 5317
3637
7606
3637
5242   1965 C452  
  • Assigned to Oakridge as 3617.
  • To Kensington as 5317 in late 1960s.
  • To Oakridge as 3637.
  • Stolen and driven into Burrard Inlet on October 26/27, 1974.
  • To Surrey as 7606
    in 1975.
  • To Oakridge as 3637 in 1976.
  • Retrofitted with Transign electronic sign in late 1980s.
  • Retired in 1990.
3618 5318
3638
7607
3638
5243 1965 C453  
3619 5319
3639
5244 1965 C454  
3620 5320
3640
5245 1965 C455  
3621 5321
3641
5246   1965 C456 3422 AR  
3622 5322
3642
5247 1965 C457  
5301 5631 5248 1965 C458  
5302 5632 5249 1965 C459  
5303 5633 5250   1965 C460  
5304 5634 5251 1965 C461  
5305 5635
9615
5635
9615
5252 1965 C462  
5306 5636
9616
5636
9616
5253 1965 C463  
5307 5637
9617 (1)
5637
5254 1965 C464  
5308 5638
9605
5638
9617 (2)
5255 1965 C465  
5309 5639
9606
5639
9618
5256 1965 C466  
5310 5640
9607
5640
9619
5257 1965 C467  
5311 3631 5258 1965 C468  
5312 3632
7601
3632
5259 1965 C469  
5313 3633
7602
3633
5260 1965 C470  
5314 3634
7603
3634
5261   1965 C471  
5315 3635
7604
3635
5262   1965 C472  
5316 3636
7605
3636
5263 1965 C473