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 Last updated October 2023     Welcome to the "Divemasters" other interest, The Grumman Olson Kubvan.    Click here to go to Diving

Kubvan Tech

  1- Lubrication & Maintenance
  2- Brakes & Wheels
   3- Suspension & Steering
  4- Fuel & Exhaust Systems
   5- Engine & Clutch
        5.1 Engine stuff 
        5.2 Clutch 
   6- Electrical System
       6.0 wiring Harness, firewall 
       6.1 Headlights
       6.4 fuse block
       6.6 Glow Plugs 
   7-Body and Interior
         7.1 Dasher parts list 
   8- Manual Transmission
   9- Automatic Transmission
 10- Engine Testing & Diagnostics
       10.1 DIY injector testing 

 Email if you have something you would like to contribute to this section. "VA7DVR" at "gmail" dot "com"

Kubvan Social

The Kubvan Forum

Kubvan owners on FB


Any stories, suggestions, part numbers, pictures or information regarding  the Kubvan and diesel engines are welcome. Send me your pictures and serial numbers or post them on the new bulletin board Forum.

In the mean time have fun.


I have been maintaining this site for 28 years, if you can donate to help out it will help me justify working on it more. THANK YOU.


If you have a project you would like to share here, send me an email with a description and photos and I will add a page for you. I can also link directly to a webpage you may already have if you send me those details..


Kubvan Projects 

 1- Redvan Rebuild

 2- Kubvan Variations 

 3- The Camper Van project

EV Projects 

 1- EV1

 2- EV2

 3- The RAV4 EV

 3- The Ford Ranger EV 

This page is constantly in flux, some pages not linked are under development 



  You can contact me by PM on the bulletin board, facebook or email me as below.    

"VA7DVR" at "gmail" dot "com"

I am always looking for more info to share so please email me with details. 

Kubvan Info

1- The Kubvan

2- Kubvan Service Manual

3- The operators manual

4- Kubvan Story

5- Kubvan History

6- How many Vans

7- The Kubvan Map

8- VIN Number Database

9- The Recall Notice

7- Kubvan Links

8- Kubvan parts

EMAIL me at

"VA7DVR" at "gmail" dot "com"