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'''[[BC Transit]] 5551-5552''' were [[General Motors Diesel Division|GMDD]] [[General Motors T6H-5306|T6H-5306]] "[[New Look]]" buses built in 1971.
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'''[[BC Transit]] 5551-5552''' were [[General Motors Diesel Division|GMDD]] [[General Motors T6H-5306|T6H-5306]] "[[New Look]]" buses built in 1971 for [[West Vancouver Municipal Transit]] as 80-81.  
  
They were originally built for [[West Vancouver Municipal Transit]] as 80-81. Ownership was transferred to the Urban Transit Authority upon its creation in 1979.
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West Vancouver retained ownership of these buses until their transfer to '''BC Transit''' in 1996.
  
 
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!Transmission
 
!Transmission
 
!Seating
 
!Seating
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|Rear Door
 
!Destination Sign
 
!Destination Sign
 
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|[[Detroit Diesel]] [[Detroit Diesel Series 71|6V71N]]  
 
|[[Detroit Diesel]] [[Detroit Diesel Series 71|6V71N]]  
 
|[[Allison]] [[Allison V Series|VH9]]
 
|[[Allison]] [[Allison V Series|VH9]]
|53: [[American Seating|Otaco]] OTA220 bench
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|49: [[American Seating|Otaco]] OTA220 bench
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|Push
 
|Rollsign
 
|Rollsign
 
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*Originally assigned to [[West Vancouver Municipal Transit|West Vancouver]] as 80.
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*Assigned to [[West Vancouver Municipal Transit|West Vancouver]] as 80.
*Transferred to [[Kelowna Regional Transit System|Kelowna]] as 5551 in 1996.
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*To [[Kelowna Regional Transit System|Kelowna]] as 5551 in 1996.
 
*<font color="red">Retired</font> in 1997.
 
*<font color="red">Retired</font> in 1997.
 
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*Originally assigned to [[West Vancouver Municipal Transit|West Vancouver]] as 81.
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*Assigned to [[West Vancouver Municipal Transit|West Vancouver]] as 81.
*Transferred to [[Kelowna Regional Transit System|Kelowna]] as 5552 in 1996.
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*To [[Kelowna Regional Transit System|Kelowna]] as 5552 in 1996.
 
*<font color="red">Retired</font> in 1997.
 
*<font color="red">Retired</font> in 1997.
 
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[[Category:BC Transit fleet|5551]] [[Category:West Vancouver Municipal Transit Fleet|80]]
 
[[Category:BC Transit fleet|5551]] [[Category:West Vancouver Municipal Transit Fleet|80]]

Latest revision as of 22:59, 11 March 2020

BC Transit 5551-5552 were GMDD T6H-5306 "New Look" buses built in 1971 for West Vancouver Municipal Transit as 80-81.

West Vancouver retained ownership of these buses until their transfer to BC Transit in 1996.

Engine Transmission Seating Rear Door Destination Sign
Detroit Diesel 6V71N Allison VH9 49: Otaco OTA220 bench Push Rollsign

Details

Fleet
Number
Renumbers Provincial
Number
Thumbnail Date Serial License Plate Paint Notes
80 5551 5551 1971 C057
81 5552 5552 West Vancouver Municipal Transit 81-a.jpg 1971 C058