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Santa Cruz Metro Transit District #842

Coach # 842 was one of six GM model T6H-4523N’s acquired new by the Santa Cruz Metro Transit District in 1976. The Santa Cruz MTD preserved # 842 as a historical bus and donated it to the PBM in January of 2010. Included with the donation of # 842 was a spare VH transmission.


Manufacturer: General Motors Truck and Coach Division, Pontiac MI

Model: T6H-4523N Serial: 2341 Year: 1976

Powertrain: GM 6V-71 Diesel engine with a 2 speed VH hydraulic transmission

Length: 35 ft., Width 96 in.

Body: Aluminum Seating capacity: 45 passengers – transit seating.

Current Status

Coach # 842 is complete and operable and in good physical condition. Removal and cleaning of fuel tank is needed to restore fuel system to proper operating condition.

Adopt This Bus

Support the PBM’s bus preservation efforts. Join the museum’s Adopt-A-Bus program. Adopt this bus or any PBM bus of your choice by contributing to a special fund account reserved for maintenance and or restoration of each bus. All of the PBM’s buses have their own special accounts and all funds donated to a particular account will be used only for that bus.

To donate to the Special Funds account for this bus indicate Santa Cruz # 842 on your contribution.

Click here to make a donation to the “Pacific Bus Museum” for this bus.

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