The Grumman Olson Kubvan is a sophisticated, lightweight, utility vehicle, featuring an all-aluminum, unit-ized body. Kubvan utilizes the highly reliable Volkswagen Diesel Rabbit power train, as well as Volkswagen suspension, steering and brakes. Kubvan is an advanced product of innovative engineering, and has been designed for maximum performance, efficiency and safety. This manual contains a host of useful information. Read it before you drive your new vehicle. Pay particular attention to the "Break-In Hints" and to all points listed under "Operate Your Vehicle Safely."

The Maintenance Schedule found in this manual outlines important services to be performed at specified intervals. Following the Maintenance Schedule will help keep your Kubvan in top operating condition, and will help extend its service life. The Kubvan Service Manual is available from your Grumman Olson Dealer. This manual provides detailed maintenance, service and diagnostic information for your Kubvan.

For your own protection, and to ensure the continued satisfactory operation of your vehicle, heed all instructions and warnings. Failure to do so could result in vehicle damage and/or personal injury. Your vehicle may have all or some of the equipment described in this manual. Therefore, you may find descriptions of equipment not installed in your vehicle. See "Specifications" in this manual for a list of standard and optional equipment.

Text, illustrations and specifications in this manual are based on information available at the time of printing.

It is Grumman Olson's policy to continuously improve its products. Therefore, Grumman Olson reserves the right to make changes in design and specification, and to make modifications to its products without notice and without incurring any obligation to modify previously manufactured products. If you sell your Kubvan, this manual should be left in the vehicle, so that all operating, safety, maintenance and warranty information will be available to the next owner. If you change your address, or if you bought your Kubvan used, be sure to send in a "Notice of Address Change/ Notice of Used Vehicle Purchase" post card. This card can be found in the back of this manual, or obtained from your dealer. It is in your interest that we be able to contact you, should the need arise.

In Canada, this manual is also available in French. To obtain a copy, contact your dealer or write to:

Grumman Olson Customer Service 445 Broad Hollow Road Melville, New York 11747