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Post by Attorney Isaiah Loophole on Thu May 19, 2016 12:02 am

I picked this beetle up from Shaky over the weekend.  He had done a good bit of work to the car including brakes, drop spindles, tie rods, new tires......  Well he let it sit for a couple of years and finally decided to sell it.  I picked it up Sunday and started working on it this week.  I ended up rebuilding the carb and replacing the distributor and that got it running pretty good.  The oil pressure switch had to be replaced along with the brushes in the generator to get the warning lights off on the speedometer.  I also installed the decklid spring, tag light and wired it up, wired up the reverse lights and cleaned up the bulbs on the tail lights.   The car is pretty solid other than it has had an accident to the front left quarter and a little roof damage from a possible limb falling on it.  It also seems to run pretty good.   Not sure what the plan is for it at the moment.  I do think a wheel change will be in the near future!

These are the pics when I went and looked at it on Friday.

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Post by Attorney Isaiah Loophole on Thu May 19, 2016 12:05 am

Me and Shaky washed it before I towed it home to knock some of the dirt off of it.  I haven't detailed it further but I will soon!  I did remove the chrome vent trim below the rear window and the finger guards so I could actually get my hands around the handles. I also re-keyed the door locks to match the ignition so one key works everything.   I should be picking up a front bumper for it soon and installing a set of pop outs when my seals come in....

First drive around the block!

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Post by Hobug on Thu May 19, 2016 8:08 am

I'm not getting the pics, just black box with x. pale

I can see clearly now.... cheers


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Post by zabo on Thu May 19, 2016 12:14 pm

sounds good but same on pics.
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Post by Attorney Isaiah Loophole on Thu May 19, 2016 12:44 pm

Yeah I will redo when I get home

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Post by Attorney Isaiah Loophole on Thu May 19, 2016 7:51 pm

Are the pictures working now?

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Post by vw57drvr on Thu May 19, 2016 8:40 pm

Yep. Looks straight and solid.
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Post by Attorney Isaiah Loophole on Thu May 19, 2016 8:48 pm

vw57drvr wrote:Yep. Looks straight and solid.

Yeah it's a solid car other than the left front quarter and the roof has some limb damage. The paint looks better in the picture than it really is but ok for a driver.

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Post by vw57drvr on Fri May 20, 2016 8:20 am

My first "drivable" VW was a 68. I learned a lot with that car. I drove it for years, made a lot of mistakes, and ended up trading it for a 66. Are you going to do anything to it? Add the trim back? find a 68 decklid?
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Post by Attorney Isaiah Loophole on Fri May 20, 2016 8:50 am

Yes it has brand new trim that came with the car. I am not sure on the deck lid though.  I might go to the stock lid but I do like the extra cooling vents I have a couple of two vent lids I might use instead of the later lid. I am definitely putting a front bumper on and probably a wheel change.


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Post by vw57drvr on Fri May 20, 2016 9:00 am

Yeah, if it has a doghouse fan and cooler, you may want to have the extra cooling. Cool car. I would like to find something like that for a good price that I could drive daily. I love my convertible, but it just isn't practical for daily use.
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Post by Attorney Isaiah Loophole on Fri May 20, 2016 9:01 am

vw57drvr wrote:Yeah, if it has a doghouse fan and cooler, you may want to have the extra cooling. Cool car. I would like to find something like that for a good price that I could drive daily. I love my convertible, but it just isn't practical for daily use.

Yup it has a dog house cooler.

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Post by Attorney Isaiah Loophole on Fri May 20, 2016 11:10 pm

A few more things done.....Horn ring and button installed and the horn works but a little too good as it honks while turning lol.....I picked up a set of new visors and clips and installed them.  I found my trim clips and installed the new trim that came with the car.  

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Post by vw57drvr on Sat May 21, 2016 10:40 am

Looks good. I thought it would be fun to turn one into an empi gtv clone. Sprint stars and all. A friend of mine has a real 69 empi gtv but it has about returned to the earth.
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Post by Attorney Isaiah Loophole on Sat May 21, 2016 10:57 am

Yeah that would be cool.....I am planning on using sprint stars

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Post by vw57drvr on Sat May 21, 2016 1:25 pm

What was the original color?
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Post by Attorney Isaiah Loophole on Sat May 21, 2016 3:00 pm

Vw Blue

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Post by Attorney Isaiah Loophole on Sun May 22, 2016 10:17 am

Yesterday I got the gas gauge working after replacing the fuel gauge, vibrator, the sending unit and running a ground wire off the sending unit.  Also since I had the speedometer out I cleaned the glass and reset the mileage back to zero.

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Post by vw57drvr on Mon May 23, 2016 10:36 am

When I was 16 and had my 68, my gas gauge was intermittent but mostly non operational. I was driving one day and my back seat caught on fire. Ever since that day my fuel gauge worked like new. Go figure.
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Post by Attorney Isaiah Loophole on Mon May 30, 2016 1:49 pm

I installed new seals in my popouts last night and installed them in the car today.  

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Post by Attorney Isaiah Loophole on Mon May 30, 2016 9:41 pm

I finally got my new lug bolts in and put on the front sprint stars.  The back wheels I still have to strip and re-paint.....

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Post by pwmcguire on Tue May 31, 2016 4:58 pm

The front sits nice. Is it lowered?
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Post by Attorney Isaiah Loophole on Tue May 31, 2016 6:50 pm

pwmcguire wrote:The front sits nice. Is it lowered?

Just drop spindles


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Post by zabo on Tue May 31, 2016 7:13 pm

you need to update your signature huh?
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Post by Attorney Isaiah Loophole on Tue May 31, 2016 9:23 pm

zabo wrote:you need to update your signature huh?

Possibly if its a keeper....everything else I still have plus a 69 westy!

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